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Coconut Lagoon Restaurant

853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
613 742 4444
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Ranked #77 of 2,171 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $27
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Coconut Lagoon is an Oasis for rich South Indian food, We specialize in a wide variety of Vegetarian and vegan dishes to offer at the Coconut Lagoon. We specialize in hand made Parathas, Idli, Dosa, currries and lot of Exotic seafood dishes. We have a wide variety of Biryani, Thali and our home made desserts are unique. While you are at Coconut Lagoon don't forget to taste our Madras Coffee and Indian Chai. So Prepare yourselves for a most memorable journey through South Indian cuisine and feast on high quality food of inimitable flavour, aroma and originality in the vibrant setting of Coconut Lagoon. Here at the Coconut Lagoon we believe that exceed expectations leave with an impression. Looking forward to serving you at the Coconut Lagoon Restaurant.
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English first
Whitby
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

My first visit to this restaurant and it will not be the last. The appearance from the street does not create a favourable impression but once inside and eating the excellent food delivered by great servers and helped in the selection of courses by the head server the impression changes to most favourable. I recommend a visit. Clean, hospitable and... More

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Ottawa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

I have to admit that the first time I went here, I was extremely disappointed to find out it wasn't a Thai restaurant. I didn't think the same when I left. I've been to Coconut Lagoon about 3 times and the service has always been very good and the food is excellent. A great surprise if you your a local... More

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Ottawa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Well prepared Indian cuisine. This includes the butter chicken. I also recommend the weekend brunch at Coconut Lagoon.

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I'm usually not a fan of buffets but today we tried the lunch buffet. Wow! Two soups were available, lentil/tamarind/chili/herbs that I thought was unique, and a carrot/tomato and ginger concoction that also was delicious but the lentil was my favorite. The 10 hot entrees ranged from chicken, lamb and salmon to vegetarian . The curried salmon, I just couldn't... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I am not sure why this restaurant get such amazing reviews. It's not awful but it is not good either. The food is very bland. This is what my husband and I ordered: Appetizers: - Aloo Tikki Potato patties - The aioli sauce was good but the rest was not very tasty - Crispy Lentil Doughnuts (Vada) - The chutney... More

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Low, Quebec, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I read the reviews and thought I would give it a try...what a disaster. First off NO PARKING thank you to the business next door so I didn't have to walk forever after finding a parking spot. The seating was beyond cramped and uncomfortable pray you don't get seated beside a loud mouth because simple conversation at your own table... More

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Greenbelt, Maryland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is one of those places you prob pass by everyday not knowing it even exists. A friend of mine brought me here and parking ia limited, so we parked in the lot across the street. As soon as I open my car door, the delicious aroma of Indian food poured in. I was surprised to see how busy it... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

A most enjoyable experience. Our waiter was very knowledgeable about the food from this area of India and helped us make excellent choices from the menu. I intend to return with my husband and have already recommended this place to friends who love Indian food.

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Sherbrooke, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Will definately return. Nice but not big restaurant. You may want to reserve for dinner. Even on Wed it was busy! Staff very polite. If you enjoy south indian food, this is THE place to go!

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We decided to try the Coconut Lagoon tonight after hearing about it from several people, and we were not disappointed. The food was delicious, the service friendly and efficient and the setting, while not fancy, was gracious, clean and inviting (the delightful aromas that greet you on entering are mouth-watering). We enjoy Indian food, but our experience has been limited... More

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