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Bay Street Bistro - CLOSED

160 Bay St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7X8, Canada
+1 613-234-1111
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good30%
  • Average32%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
24 Jan 2017
“Bruch is Good, Dinner Alright”
29 Jun 2016
“Pleasant vibe ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
160 Bay St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7X8, Canada
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

The Sunday Bruch buffet had a nice assortment of quality offerings. Also dined during the week at dinner hour. Service was friendly, menu options were average, wasn't wowed but it met my needs.

Thank Me M
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Been here with my family a couple of times . Friendly service and pleasant atmosphere. A chill place in Ottawa. Try their pastas :)

Thank BandOTown
Reviewed 18 October 2015

I've been going to this restaurant since 1993, and I've introduced family, friends and business associates to it. The staff have always been attentive and friendly. Whenever there has been a problem, the staff were apologetic, and the kitchen refired the meal without question. Prices...More

Thank BriDov
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Service, and quality was simply diapointing. Their seafood are simply not eatable due to lack of fresheness. Had A single bite and try to speak to waiter about this situation, but waiter doesn't care for it either. I would never go back or feed my...More

Thank 정아 윤
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Ive ordered appetizer for mussle with wine sause, and main for 8oz steak and shrimp, chicken fingers and fries. Deep fryer clearly haven't changed oil causes chicken finger to be overly darken and mussles were just terrible. Scent of mussle makes just not eatable. I...More

Thank Tomas P
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Good food, decent prices. Attached to the Albert at Bay. Had some sea food which was good. we have been down late at night for nachos a few times and they were very good. Nice patio in warm weather too.

Thank Parttimetraveller072
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This is literally inside the hotel so you do not need to get dressed for outdoors. Very nice breakfast and brunch place.

Thank MAF17
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This restaurant was adjacent to our hotel. So, one evening when it was raining, we decided to have dinner there. The service was good and the food was Okay.

Thank Roadster97
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Staying at the Albert at Bay Suites, this was the biggest disappointment. The steak was tough, the potatoes cold, the peppercorn sauce watery and tasteless and the salad they sent went untouched!

Thank jlk l
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Had 3 different meals, 3 different days and only walked away with 3 reasons to never eat there again. Service was poor 2 out of 3 visits. The staff looked annoyed that they actually had to work. For our Sunday Brunch that was included with...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 24
Open Hours
9:15 am - 1:30 pm
9:15 am - 1:30 pm
9:15 am - 1:30 pm
9:15 am - 1:30 pm
9:15 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Bay St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-234-1111
We invite you to visit the Bay Street Bistro and Chef Pat Montemurro for a taste of fine contemporary Italian cuisine...Hungry for lunch? Try the all-u-can eat Italian Feast of pastas, pizza and salad or the Sunday Brunch featuring delicious Prime Rib and much more... Or, for an evening of in suite dining, call for room service...For lunch, brunch, dinner or drink, the Bay Street Bistro is just off the lobby to serve you... Ottawa-style....
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