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655 Terry Fox Drive, Kanata, Ottawa, Ontario K1E 3P4, Canada
613-841-4784
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very Average

Ok, so we had a work thing at lunch. So the person wanted to go here. It was large group of us and we wanted a quick in and out. The waitresses were very average in their job. Nothing fancy, just doing what was required. The atmosphere is typical cookie cutter chain restaurant "pub... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
Freese
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Ottawa
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Ottawa
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Ok, so we had a work thing at lunch. So the person wanted to go here. It was large group of us and we wanted a quick in and out. The waitresses were very average in their job. Nothing fancy, just doing what was required. The atmosphere is typical cookie cutter chain restaurant "pub". Close your eyes and walk into... More 

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Belleville, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Was in town for a Sens game. They answered my emails promptly. They service and food was excellent. The shuttle bus to and from the game for $ 3.00 each was great. After many years of going to games and trying different places and now I will go no where else. Well done!

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Napanee, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We visited this location of D'Arcy Mcgee's on April 12th. We wanted dinner early because we were going to the Sens game. The server seemed distracted, and forgot to ask for the drink order from one of the guests- me! She did come back immediately, though. The food came promptly and was what we had ordered. It was adequate. Nothing... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The food is good. The atmosphere is good. The service is good. It's the kind of place that's great to meet your friends and get your drink on!

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Stittsville, Canada
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
439 helpful votes 439 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

A fun place to enjoy one of their many varieties of beers on tap-especially the Irish ones! Food is tasty and always fresh. My favourite is the salmon (with chips of course) and my daughter always chooses Darcy mcgees because of the veggie burger( the best in ottawa) Staff is always friendly and fun. There is no rushing you out... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
241 reviews 241 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
323 helpful votes 323 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I've been here before, and had better service and better atmosphere. This was a Saturday night, and it was almost dead. Only about 10 other people inside. Despite this, service was sloooowww... On-tap beer was watered down or off-tasting. Switched to bottled. Didn't like their appetizer menu either. We just wanted nachos, but had to order Blarney Chips, which were... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Went for Canada Day lunch to this pub. I was pleasantly surprised. In addition to having gluten-free beer (eh!), I had an excellent roasted chicken and the family all enjoyed their food. Service was very good. Waitress checked on food allergies properly. NIce "smoke-free" terrace. We will return.

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Ottawa, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Delicious food. I have never been dissappointed but there are not many choices.The beet salad with steak is great, so are the pot pies. Waitress recommended the seafood and I was grateful. It was awesome. I like the pubish atmosphere but it can bet rather loud..but it's a pub...so that's ok, just mention that you want a quiter spot and... More 

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Stittsville
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Good food, Not a lot to choose from. We like the "Boxty's" Service is good. Prices are reasonable. they have a good Happy Hour special.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Darcy McGee's in downtown Ottawa is a regular stop for me when in Ottawa on business. Food is average, frankly, but the service is good and the pub has always good activity when I'm there. Nothing spectacular jumps off the menu, but expect a pub dining experience, not a formal restaurant. Just learned of a new brew pub (Mill St... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 655 Terry Fox Drive, Kanata, Ottawa, Ontario K1E 3P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa  >  Kanata
  • Phone Number: 613-841-4784

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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