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The Albion Rooms

#44 of 2,259 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$, ,
33 Nicholas St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9M7, Canada
+1 613-760-4771
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“elk burger” (26 reviews)
“charcuterie” (16 reviews)
“scotch egg” (8 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
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CUISINES
Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
33 Nicholas St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9M7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Novotel where this restaurant is located. We enjoyed drinks and one of their charcuterie plates one evening. Our waitress was friendly, food was fresh and local and price is quite competitive. I'm sure their dinners would be high quality.

Thank Skyegirl
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Skyegirl, Thanks for this great review! We are constantly changing our taps to showcase all the great local breweries around us. We hope you join us again soon to try our dinner!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away in the Novotel, I have eaten here a few times - usually once or twice a year - and each time the memories have been great selection of several craft beers and shareable cold meat and cheese plates. This time our group was...More

Thank NLfoodie65
Jesse B, Manager at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for this kind review NLfoodie65! We cure our own meats, make our terrine, foie gras and Rillette and partner with local producers to bring in locally sourced cheeses and meats for our charcuterie boards! I'm so glad they keep you coming...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good breakfast selection ranging from scrambled eggs, sausages, bacon and waffles to different types of bread, cereals . Largest selection of fresh fruits.More

Thank Tenren2299
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Tenren, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our breakfast offering! We take great in pride in using local and house made products throughout our breakfast menu. We would love to you have you back to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for dinner last weekend after reading a review in the Ottawa Citizen from a few months ago. Very good charcuterie and main dishes. Between the two of us, we tried a few different charcuterie items, the Enright steak, and the octopus dish. Everything...More

Thank based_in_Ottawa
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are constantly changing our menu and in fact our octopus dish is one of our newest additions. We are glad to hear you enjoyed it. We look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about our breakfast was first class.The condiments tea a and coffee .Main course etc.Just like a good French Bistro but in a hotel.

Thank John G
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you John for this great review. We are so glad you enjoyed everything. You'll have to come back and join us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coctails, trendy and original setting and great elk burgers. We had a great time here and once again our waitress was the most lovely helpfull person ever!More

Thank 631maartenb
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey 631maartenb, Thank you for the awesome feedback! I will be sure to share this with my team here. The setting that you noticed comes from the original Albion Hotel that is now our heritage gastropub. We love to highlight local product on all of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were happy to bring our friends from Edmonton to The Albion Rooms for a special dinner out. First of all, the staff made a point to pay attention to the note I left on my on-line reservation in which I explained that my husband...More

Thank BDaszled
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey BDaszled, Thank you very much for the wonderful review! It was such a pleasure for you and your guets from out of town to join us and it was quite an honour to have former employees from the 1970's come back to see all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had been meaning to stop by for a while. We ordered two signature drinks; a kool changing of the guard drink that changes color and a drink that promises to be for the sour loving fans which didnt disappoint. We also ordered food that had...More

Thank Natalie l
SarahAlbion, Supervisor at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Natalie, We are so pleased you had the chance to join us for your first time! My team and I are happy you enjoyed some food and drinks. We are constantly changing our signature cocktails to showcase the skill amongst our bar team! We...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Let me start off declaring we will never be back. This was our third visit in a four month period. I have commented before on the service but found that the food quality made up for it. We had a reservation for nine. We were...More

1  Thank DekkersTravels
Jesse B, Manager at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hello Dekkerstravels I am sorry to hear about your negative experience with us. You had mentioned coming in a few times and having this issue, it is terribly unfortunate that it is only getting back to me after yet another poor service experience. Food, Drink,...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very innovative and delicious breakfast. The tables and décor are beautiful and tranquil. I was disappointed that I did not discover this breakfast until my last day (of 5) in the hotelMore

Thank Joano H
Jesse B, Manager at The Albion Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hey Joano, wow thank you so much for your great review! We are so happy you were able to join us on your last day. We've been working hard on our breakfast menu to incorporate canadian and local product and we are so glad that...More

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No dress code, a great place to experience good food, drinks, and good company! craft cocktails|local beers|farm to table food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 29
Cuisine
Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 11:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 11:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Nicholas St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9M7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-760-4771
  • E-mail
Description
The food is as Canadian as the soil it's grown in. Our chef has pulled inspiration from the culture that surrounds us, it is rustic yet contemporary. Visit Chef Jesse at the interactive charcuterie bar for some locally cured meats and handcrafted charcuterie or take a look at the seasonal ever changing farm to table menu.The drink, showcases our craft whether from the brewery, winery or right at home behind our bar. Pull up a stool and discover Ottawa's new standard for cocktails. You can catch our bartenders setting the standard for Ottawa bar craft, mixing our signature cocktails, creativity being the most common ingredient.
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