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Little India Cafe

66 Wylie Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-828-2696
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Closes in 12 min
All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66 Wylie Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After moving to Canada from the UK, we struggled to find a place as good as the Indian food we were used to back home. Fortunately, after five years of hunting, we finally found the Little India Cafe and we've gone there ever since (six...More

Thank Mauretaniaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a nice sit down dinner in an extremely busy little spot on a Friday evening. Had the lamb biryani and onion bhaji appetizer. Food was excellent. Crammed into a little table at the cash where a constant line of take out orders were going...More

Thank Tinmanjohn
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My adult children and their dogs we visiting for the Easter weekend; because of the dogs, we decided to stay home and order food for the four of us. Some of us had been to Little India Cafe in the past and had enjoyed the...More

Thank leok111
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Ordering take out requires total perseverance & patience due to the lack of organization & staff being overwhelmed. The place is so small the general rule of thumb is standing outside to even get into the restaurant to confirm your order. If you can overlook...More

Thank Marlene C
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I had a craving for real Indian food to warm me up. I stumbled upon this place by accident (looking for somewhere else) and glad I did. It's smaller, about 8 tables and it was really busy when I walked in. I peeked at the...More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This little hole in the wall restaurant is worth the lineup and the cramped quarters. Their Thali and garlic naan are the best I've had in Ottawa. Plus there's a little Indian grocer next door where you can get delicious samosas and burfi to take...More

Thank Ashli H
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Great curries -have been going here for years -bit of a drive for us but worth it. Prefer take home than eating in as the restaurant it very small

Thank Kate T
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Probably our favorite restaurant, and probably the best Indian food in the city. Tasty and generous-sized portions. We've eaten there many times and have never had a bad meal. The service is wonderful! Recommend trying the Onion Bhajis (not on the menu, but you can...More

Thank ccrashh
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The only complaint I have that this restaurant is too small and coming to dinner to be told that the waiting time well over an hour, leaves you disappointed.

Thank 80Susanne29
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We came here for the lunch buffet ,when our regular place was closed for a private event.We were not disappointed. The buffet had quite a few choices, including vegetarian. The nan bread was fresh baked and better than other places we've tried. The quality of...More

Thank Ray Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:00
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 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Wylie Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-828-2696
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