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C'est Japon a Suisha

#146 of 2,182 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Byward Market Area
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208 Slater, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H8, Canada
+1 613-236-9602
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Pickering, Canada
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263 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

I have been coming to this Japanese Restaurant for years and I have to say they have the best Japanese food I have experienced! The people are very friendly and helpful and they have an extensive menu. I have been told by those who know that they have the best sushi and tampura chefs in town. If you want the... More 

Thank Tempoman
Montreal, Canada
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The place was close to our hotel. We went there for dinner based on the good web reviews, however we were disappointed. The service was good, the staff was kind, but the food was average for the price. I am really a sushi lover and these ones were not satisfying, as well as the tempura and the rest of our... More 

Thank Cecile633
Deep River, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We had a wonderful dinner. The service wa excellent, the private room was confortable an cozy, and the food was tasty an well presented. The mochi was as good as some we had in Japan.

Thank RosauraHamSu
Paris, France
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This restaurant has been in Ottawa a while and it is the only authentic Japanese restaurant that I know of in Ottawa. It is owned/operated by Japanese and the chef is Japanese. The food is excellent and prepared in the traditional Japanese way. They serve sushi and cooked dishes such as Tonkatsu, Tempura, Shabu-Shabu etc I had a Sake sampler... More 

Thank Madeleine75
Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I decided to take my wife here for a quite lunch with hopes it would be a wonderful experience. From the time we walked into the restaurant until the time we left, my wife and I enjoyed ourselves immensely. The service was excellent. As mention in other reviews, my wife and I were left to our own privacy, but the... More 

Thank WyllPrime
Buckhorn, Canada
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

first time trying this restaurant near Sheraton. Very good food and lots of options from sushi to soft shell crab. We had six people for dinner and service and price were both excellent. Would recommend for any occasion.

Thank Andrew S
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The service was amazing from the time we stepped in to the time we walked out. The servers were attentive, polite, professional, and brought things out promptly. The food was nothing spectacular, but it's good enough to satisfy a sushi craving even for those of us who are accustomed to high quality, authentic sushi for a better price. One little... More 

Thank Foodosaurus_Rex
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65 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great selection in the menu, fast and friendly service, convenient location downtown. I did not went there, but they have gorgeous private rooms downstairs, consider those if you have a group dinner.

Thank Dudeneverstop
Ottawa, Canada
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

In ottawa you can find many Sushi places but if you want a good Sushi, this is the place to go. Nothing in this restaurant decor suggest about the quality of the Sushi. We came to celebrate a birthday party and received one of the traditional privet rooms below. Everything from the miso soup up to the Sushi was delicious.... More 

Thank Reut S
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our last visit in Ottawa we went to a great Japanese restaurant. this time we wanted to try a different restaurant to expand our experience. I checked TripAdvisor and this restaurant had one of the best reviews for a Japanese restaurant in Ottawa. I made the reservations about a week before our arrival and was confirmed for a Tatami room.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Slater, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-236-9602

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?