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Mezzanotte Bistro Italiano

50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
+1 613-562-3978
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:00All hours
50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spotted the restaurant while walking during the day. The menu and wine list sounded very good and the furnishings were impressive,even from the Street. So we returned for dinner, but searching for the entry was a challenge. However, a waiter was kind enough to...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 12 July 2017

First of all Mezzanotte is white - white walls, white chairs, white lighting fixtures, white table clothes - literally all white.This is interesting in a restaurant which serves a lot of RED tomato sauce. They do have a very lovely lounge area for pre-dinner drinks....More

Thank Rosaliegh
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We visited on July 1st knowing that it would be very busy, but found the restaurant to be very poorly managed. We arrived at 7:30 and there was no one greeting patrons at the door. Because all restaurants were busy we opted to wait here....More

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went to mezza last winter. It was a cold night and we were looking for a restaurant we never went. Had just bought the entertainment application and as we were walking within the byward market, got a popup for mezza. We...More

Thank travelsoften1963
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My first time here. When you walk into the place, you will notice that's it's a very classy and modern look . Very clean Bathrooms were beautiful and very clean I had a chicken pasta.22$ They place a little flower on every plate of food...More

Thank melissamelissa2015
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Years ago, Mezzanotte used to be our favourite place for pasta in Ottawa. However, over the years, they've been catering more to the Market crowd by bringing in a DJ on Saturday nights, and generally making the place look and feel more like a club...More

2  Thank Tom G
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We had the pasta con pesce which had shrimps, scallops and mussels in a cheesy or creamy heavy tomato sauce. It was too heavy. Plates are not overfilled but its so rich I couldn't finish it. The other was a Fettucini Carbonara with sausages, half...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Went here with a group from work for our Christmas social. To be honest, I was very impressed. It seemed like if you weren't dressed in black attire, you were sitting by the door. I also found the food to be over-priced and not very...More

Thank Traveling_gemini77
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The choices and flavours are exquisite. Portions are very adequate, even for us guys. The food presentation is very appetizing and always a perfect temperature. The wait staff so far have been most accommodating, friendly, yet courteous and never intrusive. The wines are fairly expensive,...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Truly enjoyed my dinner there. It was tasty fare. The waiter was very attentive with excellent customer service. Wine selection is excellent as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-3978
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With savoury and succulent menu items, Mezzanotte Innovative Italian Cuisine will give you a truly authentic Italian experience with a twist. For a Italian experience like no other in Ottawa, visit us at Mezzanotte.
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