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Green Papaya Restaurant

256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
+1 613-231-8424
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (14 reviews)
“coconut rice” (4 reviews)
“bean sprouts” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I were big fans of Green Papaya until we were informed that they are not telling the truth on the menu. My friend is a vegetarian and loves the green curry - that is labelled vegetarian, she's had it multiple times and...More

Thank Sherin B
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Overpriced and Pad Thai Tastes Funny - for Thai food, is it a sauce from a can? Green Papaya on Preston is OVERPRICED. For a family of 4 (2 kids) shared one chicken and one shrimp flavourless Pad Thai, one order of chicken curry and...More

1  Thank kanasri
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The food was great, served very quickly, and the portion sizes were also fine. Not a lot of people there at lunch time, and the decor is a little bit tacky, but you are confident of getting well presented food with good flavour and a...More

Thank wsekem
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I have eaten here several times now and have always enjoyed their meals. The décor is traditional Thai and quite nice. Not only do you get a good choice of Thai dishes, they are all very tasty (I have tried most of them!) and are...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

I went with a friend on Sept 21 for dinner. We were both hungry and they offered a "special" for $30 that appealed; it had soup, an eggroll, and about 5 additional dishes including curry, beef, rice, etc. It tempted us and we had it....More

1  Thank Rosemary3333
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The decor bring you away, the staff is dressing Thai style , the food is delicious The coconut rice is a must , the dishes are full of subtil flavours, this is one of our favorite places to eat while in Gatineau but the two...More

Thank Canela T
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The Green Papaya still has an attractive interior — but that's the most positive statement that can be made about it. Once its name was synonymous with quality Thai food in Ottawa, but over the years it has deteriorated badly. The other night, we decided...More

Thank travelling1935
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have eaten there several times and I always go back. Excellent food, portions and service! Presenting a beautiful décor and ambiance!

Thank Denyse M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have visited this local several times and am never disappointed with the food. The Tom Yum soup is especially good. Nice decor and friendly staff. Parking on Preston is always an issue,

Thank Ally T
Reviewed 11 May 2017

the food is always good ...portions a wee bit on the small side but value is there.......parking is a bit of a problem but worth a try

Thank carol w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-231-8424
  • E-mail
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