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The Wellington Gastropub

#74 of 2,173 Restaurants in Ottawa
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1325 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3B6, Canada
613.729.1315
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Exceptionally fresh and unique food that will not leave you disappointed...
Exceptionally fresh and unique food that will not leave you disappointed. The menu changes daily and will keep you coming back time and time again.
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  • 120
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fab restaurant

Loved this restaurant. The food is interesting and the atmosphere is perfect for casual get together with friends. Great music in the background. Wait staff pleasant and knowledgeable about the food.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Carnabystreetgal
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Kingston, Canada
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Toronto
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Wine and beer list good. Ordered the prime rib for two based on the recommendation of the waiter. Beef was over a third fat! Fries great. Asparagus good but not enough for two. Too bad! Will not return.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Loved this restaurant. The food is interesting and the atmosphere is perfect for casual get together with friends. Great music in the background. Wait staff pleasant and knowledgeable about the food.

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Ottawa, Canada
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We were looking forward to a quiet night out with new friends.What we read and heard about the place sounded good for a Saturday night.The menu was simple and like all menus were a teaser to order everything on it ,only 4-5 items to choose from 3-4 courses.We both ordered the 20 oz sirloin steak to share as well as... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Although the food was good, the atmosphere was very very loud, including the waiter who you could hear from several tables over. We were seated at a table for two, that was within 18" of the tables on both sides of us, making any meaningful conversation impossible. I asked if we could be moved to a larger table so that... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

When in Ottawa this is a must This is the best quality food drinks and service you will ever experience Going up the stairs you can expect the unexpected A casual environment leads you to expect an averege restaurant menu but are you in for a surprise Everything that is on the menu is fresh on the day and where... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We went to Wellington Gastropub to celebrate a birthday, and reserved the White Room since we were a large group. It was a wonderful experience. The service was friendly and efficient. Our menu included chilled potato, leek and fennel soup, green salad (with pickled asparagus, goat cheese, apple, walnut and vanilla-riesling vinaigrette). For the main course we had the choice... More 

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The food menu is small but everything on it is creatively prepared and flavourful. Comparatively speaking, the beer selection is substantial and contains many tasty options. Today I enjoyed the short rib ragout... and when I say enjoyed, I mean that I could easily have returned and had it again for dinner! I've eaten here before and not once have... More 

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Montreal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We dine here regularly. Never disappointed. Busy atmosphere with lots of charm. Menu always has something different and interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

I was lucky enough to be treated to my birthday at this quaint and comfortable little restaurant. I have never had more perfectly done Arctic Char and the bean vegetable dish that accompanied it was incredible. The service was spot on and my dessert was decadent. Prices were extremely reasonable for the high calibre of food and service. I suspect... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Had pleasure of having dinner here, we had the risotto and braised ribs as main courses with scallops and tuna tartar as starters. All were delicious and well prepared. The choice of draft beers is outstanding. Great informal ambiance. Prices were very reasonable.

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Additional Information about The Wellington Gastropub

Address: 1325 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3B6, Canada
Phone Number: 613.729.1315
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1325 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613.729.1315

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

Exceptionally fresh and unique food that will not leave you disappointed. The menu changes daily and will keep you coming back time and time again.
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?