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Mandarin Ogilvie

1137 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 7P6, Canada
+1 613-749-8838
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (70 reviews)
“sesame beef” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1137 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 7P6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second visit to Mandarin. Our first visit we ate of the Thai menu and it was ok. Yesterday we ate off the Chinese menu and the food wasn't great. The General Tso was dry and lacked flavour. The black bean sauce on...More

Thank Jennifer146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been there twice for lunch in recent weeks, once with a friend and once with my wife. We had both menu items and dimsum. In general the food was very good, although some of the dimsum were a little greasy. Both times, the...More

Thank MichaelOttawa_Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For my husband's birthday, he wanted Dim Sum. Arrived at 11:00 AM. What a terrible experience. We started out with a shrimp and shrimp/pork dishes, which were fine. Then we waited and a cart came by, with desserts (not yet), waited for about 4 -...More

1  Thank 959PatriciaM
Reviewed 24 December 2017

I usually go there for dim sum, as it is not too far from where I live and is pretty highly rated. Service is quick, and there's good variety. I think everything there is pretty delicious too, and then you can take whatever leftover you...More

Thank christene r
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Went to the Mandarin with our family, 8 people, the food was great and the service excellent. We ordered a wide assortment of dishes and enjoyed them all. The ladies bring is the food joked with us and were very nice and attentive. For the...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We have been to Mandarin Ogilvie many time over the summer and fall. We go every week or two for dim sum, usually on Saturday or Sunday. Sunday is always much busier. Our favourites include roast duck, baby bok choy, steamed ginger squid, har gow,...More

Thank Golferboy18
Reviewed 20 October 2017

great food, but attitude if you don't order the dim sum. I ordered three dishes from the ala carte menu. Egg roll came cold, but the crispy sesame beef and bacon fried rice was very good and filling. Couldn't eat it all and asked for...More

Thank thephoenixrisesagain
Reviewed 13 October 2017

My husband and I were very disappointed by the customer service at the Mandarin Ogilvie. We were hoping to have a tasty dim sum lunch and ended up walking out before finishing our meal. We must have been seated at the end of the route...More

1  Thank AdeleLTang
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Just returned from lunch - Dim Sum... Terrible service and cold food. Asked several waiters to bring us food which was ignored. We left raising issues and no response... Place is packed regardless which does not encourage them to care about service. Avoid at all...More

2  Thank Marc T
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were told of this restaurant that was only a few kilometers from out hotel. It is a large restaurant that can seat many people. The owner was always greeting people that knew him and we could tell why by the delicious food we ordered....More

Thank Ross W
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17 October 2016|
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Response from HelenPaul950 |
nothing is gluten free - all they could offer me was some steamed vegetables. no sauces. if fact if you are Celiac or gluten sensitive even the rice is cooked in non GF broth. Not recommended.
Joan I
1 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1137 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 7P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-749-8838
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