Food & Drink in Ogdensburg

$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Fresh Mexican Food at BarBurrito ($30 Value)

BarBurrito

Ottawa

Chefs fill burritos, quesadillas, and tacos with fresh fillings, from pulled pork to ground beef to soy

C$10 C$5

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$15 for $30 Worth of Asian-Fusion Cuisine and Tea Drinks at Ever Afters

Ever Afters

Lower Town

Korean-style fried chicken, teriyaki dishes, and poutine pair with frozen drinks and bubble tea in a cozy café

C$30 C$15

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$13 for One Five-Visit Punchcard for One Small Cone or Cup of Gelato at Piccolo Grande ($19.90 Value)

Piccolo Grande

Byward Market - Parliament Hill

Authentic gelato in flavours such as bourbon vanilla, lemon, and tiramisu

C$19.90 C$13

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Two or Four Tickets to the International Food & Drink Soirée on October 4 (Up to 45% Off)

International Food & Drink Soirée

Byward Market - Parliament Hill

Dozens of restaurants represent the cuisines of countries from around the globe during a one-day expo that celebrates culinary diversity

C$20 C$12

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Twin Treat Pack, Two Ice Cream Pies, or Two Ice Cream Cakes at Marble Slab Creamery (Up to 45% Off)

Marble Slab Creamery - Ottawa

Glebe - Dows Lake

Toppings mixed into ice cream atop frozen marble slab

C$19.96 C$12

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Mexican Food for Dine-In or Carry-Out at Baja Grill (Up to 51% Off). Six Options Available.

Baja Grill

Glebe - Dows Lake

Chips and salsa made daily, veggie burritos, and fajitas make up the menu composed of Mexican favorites; free parking

C$40 C$20

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Deli Food at Nate's Express (45% Off). Two Options Available.

Nate's Express

Ottawa

Modeled after Nate's Deli on Rideau Street, traditional Jewish deli serves sandwiches, platters, and its popular breakfasts and smoked meats

C$20 C$11

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$15 for a Five-Beverage Punch Card Toward Smoothies and Juices at Miss Juice ($27.45 Value)

Miss Juice

Lower Town

Juice and smoothie pros blend a menu of real-fruit drinks, slushies and bubble tea

C$27.45 C$15

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$25 for $40 Worth of Japanese Cuisine for Two at Izakaya

Izakaya

Centretown - Downtown

Sample Japanese small plates such as tuna tartare topped with sambal and wonton chips, short rib gyoza with onion confit, or rolls of sushi

C$40 C$25

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Pitas and Mediterranean Fare or One Premium Pita Platter at Extreme Pita (Up to 50% Off)

Extreme Pita

College Square

Enjoy pitas stuffed with traditional and American staples; pita platters serve 10-12 with premium flavors such as bourbon chipotle or club

C$10 C$5

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Mexican and Canadian Food and Drinks at Southern Cross Grill on Queen (Up to 45% Off). Three Options Available.

Southern Cross Grill on Queen

Byward Market - Parliament Hill

Menu pulls from Canadian and Mexican cuisine with poutine, pulled-pork sandwiches, veggie wraps, fajitas, chimichangas, and quesadillas

C$20 C$11

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Club Entry and Drinks for 2 or Deluxe Bottle-Service Package for 5 or 15 at Mansion Nightclub (Up to 62% Off)

Mansion Nightclub

Byward Market - Parliament Hill

Enjoy drinks or bottle-service packages with perks such as premium bottles of alcohol, DJ shout-outs, and VIP booths in a two-floor club

C$31.50 C$12

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$10 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Spices at Cardamom and Cloves ($20 Total Value)

Cardamom and Cloves

West Centre Town - Little Italy - Civic Hospital East

Dried spices and spice blends fill the shelves at a shop that culls much of its stock from the best spices houses all over North America

C$10 C$5

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Three-Course Dinner for Two or Four at Malone's Lakeside Grill (Up to 42% Off)

Malone's Lakeside Grill

Dows Lake

Steak and seafood are just the beginning of this world-spanning menu with local, Italian, Greek, and other specialties

C$83.86 C$49

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Asian-Fusion Cuisine at Openrice Asian Fusion & Lounge (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

Openrice Asian Fusion & Lounge

Ottawa

Traditional dishes from across Asia, including short ribs and beef and chicken pho; dim sum service available

C$25 C$15

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Asian-Fusion Dinner for Two or Four at Benji's Vietnamese Cuisine (Up to 42% Off)

Benji's Vietnamese Cuisine

Benji's Vietnamese Cuisine

Vietnamese restaurant weaves together variety of international influences in entrees such as PHO soup, and grilled salmon with spicy sauce

C$30 C$18

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Frozen Yogurt and Smoothies at Yogen Früz (Up to Half Off). Two Options Available.

Yogen Früz

Multiple Locations

Creamy probiotic-rich frozen yogurt available in nonfat, no-sugar-added & lactose-free varieties & piled with fresh-fruit mixins & toppings

C$10 C$6

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Italian Lunch for Two or a Three-Course Italian Dinner with Wine for Two or Four at Tavola (Up to 40% Off)

Tavola

Ottawa

Inside elegant and contemporary Italian restaurant, chefs prepare pasta, chicken, and veal dishes with fresh, homemade ingredients

C$81 C$49

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$69 for a Brew Donkey Tour and Tastings with Brew Donkey ($96.05 value)

Brew Donkey

Ottawa

Learn about craft beer while a bus takes you to up to three destinations

C$96.05 C$69

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The Branch Restaurant nourishes responsibly by brandishing a menu of delectable organic fare conceived by a published cookbook author. Within The Branch's art-ensconced confines, sate the most gargantuan of lunch appetites with the restaurant's signature rubber boots buffet, which includes a spread of homemade bread, two soups, salads, a hot entree, and a hot date ($9.99; Sundays $12.99 with extra options). Or, reserve digestive energy for the third-pound Branchburger ($13.99) made with 100% local, naturally raised beef. Dinnertime beckons worldly fare to congregate on the menu with an array of hunger-hobblers such as stir-fry ($15.99), which adorns tofu with seasonal veggies and a sweet-spicy sauce, or cheese fondue ($9.99), coating veggies with a more delicious veneer than their natural briefcases. Hunger cowers before the eatery's Austin City Limits platter of Texas-style barbecue, the fruits of which run a gut-sating gamut of house-smoked beef brisket, spicy house-smoked beef and pork sausage, barbecue sauce, beans, and jalapeno-cheddar cornbread ($22.99). House-made desserts ($5.99–$6.99) and kiddie offerings such as grilled cheese and a chicken wrap ($5.99–$9.98) complement the menu's conscientious cornucopia.

15 Clothier St E
Kemptville,
ON
CA

Inside Sant? Restaurant, the piquant scents of globally inspired cuisine mingle amidst the work of local artists, whose pieces fill the dining room's walls. This eatery and gallery is the brainchild of owner Donna Holtom, who believes that "beautiful art serves to heighten the dining experience," as she told Ottawa at Home magazine in 2009. Diners also get a better sense of this while dining among majestic and historic views of Ottawa and the four diamond vistas at the corner of Sussex Drive and Rideau Street.

Inside the kitchen, Chef David De Bernardi demonstrates his own artistic skills. David?s unique style of presenting food has earned him much acclaim as he perfected his craft in some of the finest kitchens, including CAA Five Diamond Langdon Hall, Stagiare/Montelimar, France, Reds of Toronto, and Toca at the Ritz Carlton. His seamless integration of European and Asian ingredients has effectively elevated Sante?s traditional signature cuisine alongside David?s visionary dishes to appeal to all palates. Using a palette of free-range chicken, organic salmon, and locally sourced produce, Chef David paints plates with aromatic curries and ginger-spiked stir-fries. To accompany these fragrantly seasoned dishes, Sant? Restaurant stocks its subterranean vault with a selection of Canadian and international wines. The elegant, intimate space and inventive cuisine earned the eatery Diners' Choice awards from OpenTable for Best Ambiance, Romantic, and Fit for Foodie.

45 Rideau St
Ottawa,
ON
CA

Going to 222 Lyon Tapas Bar for the first time feels more like going to an old friend's house than visiting an unfamiliar eatery. The restaurant inhabits a 19th-century home, where small tables pepper a 30-person dining room that bears a carved-wood fireplace. A larger booth rests in a nook framed by stained-glass windows, which filter ample sunlight onto a tabletop strewn with Spanish-tinged plates of pork tarragon and smoked salmon. Daily offerings and shape-shifting fonts enliven the regular menu, whose smaller portions encourage ordering several plates to share with dining companions. Fresh fruit, chocolate, and real cream build a succinct selection of desserts, and a litany of wines balance out overseas spices via 6- or 9-ounce glasses or bottles.


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222 Lyon St N
Ottawa,
ON
CA

Chef Brian Vallipuram garnered his flair for flavour in his birth country of Sri Lanka and honed it while training to become a Master Chef in kitchens across Europe and Pangea. After prestigious stints at various upscale eateries in Toronto, Brian headed to Rose Hall, Jamaica where he gleaned invaluable hotel-dining experience at the White Witch Restaurant at the Ritz Carlton Hotel. Currently rooted in Ottawa, Brian populates Grill Forty One's menu with handpicked fresh and local ingredients, enabling him to craft upscale dishes such as rack of lamb, slow-cooked duck, and Atlantic salmon.

Located inside the historic Lord Elgin Hotel, Grill Forty One takes its name from the year it came into fruition: 1941. Conceived of as a space where luxury mingles with warmth and a casual vibe, the eatery comprises a lounge with flat-screen TVs and huge windows where guests can gaze out onto vistas of Elgin Street and Confederation Park where squirrels are known to perform Shakespeare. Earth tones, wood trims, and a wall with built-in glass cabinets showcasing fine wines embellish the dining room. With booths and banquet seating, Grill Forty One accommodates those popping in for a cocktail before a night at the theatre or larger groups meeting for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

100 Elgin Street
Ottawa,
ON
CA

Fish Market Restaurant, housed within the walls of a bright red-brick heritage building in the historical ByWard Market, actually encompasses three restaurants. Founded in 1979, the maritime-themed eatery keeps traditions alive as staff brings in daily catches from international waters to the kitchen where chefs craft these fish, shellfish, and crustaceans into dishes. They reflect the restaurant?s global mentality in their cooking, blending culinary styles such as Canadian, English, Cajun, Thai, and Caribbean.

In Vineyards Wine Bar Bistro, local jazz musicians play live music each Sunday, Tuesday, and Wednesday night as servers ferry more than 300 wines and 200 imported beers to tables?a feat that requires enormous strength. Inside the main restaurant, tables draped with blue cloths sit in rows on hardwood floors, under walls hung with nautical paraphernalia such as chains, nets, and crabbing traps. The dining room fills with myriad aromas of such dishes as deep-fried coconut-crusted shrimp, spicy Cajun shrimp linguine, PEI mussels, and house platters featuring queen crab, Nova Scotia lobster, and triple A rib steaks. Servers complement dishes with a roster of 21 wines by the glass or bottle and several local craft beers on tap.

54 York St
Ottawa,
ON
CA

Among the local artwork and surrealist paintings that pepper Zola Restaurant?s walls, diners sit at granite tables isolated by gauzy red curtains. Wafting aromas of fresh-baked bread emanate from an open-concept kitchen, where guests watch as chefs combine handmade pastas with savoury sauces and blanket gourmet pizzas with smoked cheeses and cured meats. Just like wrestlers training for a match on a lifeboat, guests can enjoy a light lunch or brunch, or delve into hearty plates of housemade sausage or slow-roasted porchetta??local pork shoulder spiced with Italian truffle, sage, rosemary, and thyme and hiding beneath a layer of hot pancetta.

On Saturdays, live jazz enhances the atmosphere, mingling with the sounds of cooking and tinkling glasses raised in celebration. Sommeliers and bartenders pair the dishes with local and imported wines, beers, and cocktails, though patrons can also bring their own wine or steal sips from their child's juice box. In an effort to outsmart dietary restrictions and expose all palates to Italy?s culinary traditions, chefs can make their dough or pasta gluten-free upon request.

2194 Robertson Rd
Nepean,
ON
CA