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Black Tomato

) #109 of 2,247 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
+1 613-789-8123
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“baked brie” (11 reviews)
“jambalaya” (20 reviews)
“lamb burger” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was okay, but an hour's wait to receive our dinners after ordering is completely unacceptable. And, on top of that, we all waited for the last dinner to arrive, only to find out they had not placed his dinner order. Three glasses of...More

Thank Ranger93433
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a recommendation from the concierge at our hotel. It fit the bill perfectly. Local - check! Casual fine dining - check! House made items - check! Local food - check! I don't know where to start with this place. Our server was so...More

Thank chelseakicks7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of locals and was very disappointed with the food and service. Our family (2 adults, 2 kids) ordered 4 burgers and it took an hour. When they finally arrived was told the kitchen wasn't happy with the burger size so...More

Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

thanks to trip advisor reviews we decided to try out this little hidden gem. What a treat. We had an amazing dinner and the server was great. If I could define Canadian cuisine, I would say that this is it. chic but traditional takes on...More

Thank lstravels11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had late lunch/ early dinner. Sat in the courtyard , which is shared with other restaurants. Very nice atmosphere outside the walls of old buildings. The food was very good, I had the big green egg smoked Black Tomato hamburger, which was very juicy and...More

Thank Ghislain L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been to the Black Tomato on several occasions and it has always been pretty good. During my most recent visit we sat in the courtyard and it was very nice. My wife had the special, the name of which escapes me, and I had...More

1  Thank rogerl251
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have had a million better experiences eating in Ottawa, especially in the Market. The food actually, wasn't terrible, but the restaurant is run down, messy and the service was not great. Others were disappointed with their food as well. I will not be returning...More

Thank Lizz A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I loved this restaurant after a visit two years ago and looked forward to returning during a future trip to Ottawa. I was very disappointed this time around. The atmosphere on the patio was excellent, and service adequate; however, the quality of the food was...More

Thank MikeyTWinnipeg
Reviewed 23 June 2017

My wife and I had the pleasure of returning to a restaurant we visited 22 yrs. ago. The decor was updated but still had the high ceilings and stone walls with large windows overlooking a courtyard. The menu choices were excellent and our choices were...More

Thank RetiredOrthopod
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I wrote the following letter to management one week ago expressing our dissatisfaction with our recent visit, and did not receive so much as a response: "I am writing this letter to express my dissatisfaction with the service I received while visiting your establishment. I...More

1  Thank ashleymbrunette
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Hugh M
22 June 2017|
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Response from Shannon A | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so
5 April 2016|
Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they do. You can check their menu online I believe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-8123
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