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Chez Lucien

137 Murray Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Byward Market Area)
(613) 241-3533
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Ranked #78 of 2,195 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Pub
Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Montreal
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was recommended to us by the concierge at the Westin when we asked for advice on a good burger joint for lunch. On the first day, we thoroughly enjoyed both the food and the service -- the restaurant was not full, and the burgers (one "Chez Lucien" and one "Frida and Diego") were excellent, with interesting toppings and... More

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Pakenham, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

It had been ages since I had stopped by, and on a blustery November a pint at a snug little spot sounded very inviting. There is a little gas fireplace just inside the door so that you could get the chills off as you arrive, and we headed upstairs to find a table. Our server was quite knowledgeable in their... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Regularly in ottawa on business and colleagues had recommended this place for a good burger. Ordered the house special but really disappointed with a tasteless patty of dry beef, hidden by too much sauce and other toppings. I find it really annoying when the main attraction (i.e. the burger) is so average! Fries were OK and place seemed popular but... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

While wandering around the Byward Market this weekend, we came across this great pub. One of the best burgers I've had and when accompanied by a great red wine, it was the highlight of the day. The server was a little crusty, but he was rushed and may have just been having a bad day!

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Belleville, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Got there and the place was packed, which created an amazing buzz in the air. No table was available so we were told to wait 10 mins, and got our drink order right away. Less than 10 mins later we were seated. Food was very fast. I had the chicken sandwich with goat cheese, it was awesome. My partner, who... More

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Iles de la Madeleine, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I went to "Chez Lucien" with my aunt on a friday night. It is a very nice little pub locate in the Byward Market area. Even though we didn't had a booking, we were able to get a table for two in the baywindow area, next to a stove. We were welcomed by a kind waitress that was fluent both... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

For the last few years of my working career , and the last year of retirement I have driven past this small restaurant,finally I stopped in on a Sunday afternoon, WOW! was I surprised , there was a brunch menu and a lunch menu, both very compact in size but excellently prepared.i had the Benedict special which was fantastic with... More

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Drummondville
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

You need to try the Burger Le Lucien ! Wow, amazing. Nice cozy place, very local, and away from the touristic buzz. Good local beer !

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Bandon, OR
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157 reviews 157 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I were in the Ottawa travel section in the bookstore when we asked a man his advice on where to eat. Soon this man we thought was a customer and a sales clerk both concurred to eat at this restaurant. Come to find out, the man just wrote a book called "OTTAWA FOOD" and we are publishers... More

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A small and rustic tavern located in the Byward Market area. We Arrived and the place was packed. So much so that it was chaotic and we weren't sure if we had to seat ourselves, or wait to be seated. Eventually, we grabbed a table and our server said that it was fine, as we were supposed to seat ourselves.... More

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Additional Information about Chez Lucien

Address: 137 Murray Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (613) 241-3533
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
Cuisine: Pub

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