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Graffiti's Italian Eatery

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta, Wine Bar
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101 Kanata Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1E6, Canada (Formerly Graffiti's Italian Eatery & Saloon)
+1 613-271-0921
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Featuring modern Italian cuisine - complemented with locally grown fresh...
Featuring modern Italian cuisine - complemented with locally grown fresh ingredients from our Savour Ottawa partners - Graffiti's(R) offers a variety of "Venetian inspired" menu selections, both new and old favorites, including our clay oven fired gourmet pizzas and focaccia flatbreads, tantalizing pastas, plus a full range of entrees, including Black Angus beef selections "hot off the grill".Graffiti's is perfect for special occasions or meeting friends and colleagues for breakfast, lunch and dinner - offering a communal table for 8 persons and flexible small group seatings.Join us before or after a movie or Scotiabank Place event and sample from Chef Andrew Rochon NEW menu, while choosing from a comprehensive selection of wine, spirits, single malt scotches or our selection of 10 local, international, and microbrewery beers on tap.Enjoy the latest events on our HD LCD screens, featuring NHL(R) Centre Ice, exclusive SENS TV (highlighting on ice action not available on Centre Ice) and ESPN! We also offer complimentary wired and wireless internet access throughout.Graffiti's. Far from Venice. Close to Home.
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Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great breakfasts

Had breakfast each day and was very good. Not sure about the lunch and dinner. We did have a drink one evening. The bartender was preoccupied with a staff member to provide any real service. The place we sat at was previously occupied and he didn't wipe the bar before serving us. Had one drink... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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  • Large groups
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Moscow, Russia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The food is a bit pricey (if you don't get coupons), but very good and way better than typical hotel restaurants. The wait staff is very friendly and helpful, and the decor is quite nice. Now, this place is a bit slow (because they cook everything for you instead of serving pre-cooked food), don't expect to have a quick 15-minute... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I want to first comment our wonderful waiter, Mike, who went above and beyond to determine which things would be safe for someone with Celiac Disease to eat. He was fantastic and deserves a raise. The same cannot be said for the kitchen, who clearly did not take things as seriously. I am assuming here, based on my body's reaction,... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Had breakfast each day and was very good. Not sure about the lunch and dinner. We did have a drink one evening. The bartender was preoccupied with a staff member to provide any real service. The place we sat at was previously occupied and he didn't wipe the bar before serving us. Had one drink and then left due to... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We had a group of 22, adults and children, and the wait staff and kichen handled us easily. For the most part, orders were accurate, and the food was very tasty.

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We've been to the restaurant twice for breakfast. The first time the service was very slow - even hard to get a refill on coffee. Waitress kept saying she would bring some but we kept waiting. The second time was on Father's Day. I made a reservation online - when we got to the restaurant they couldn't find our reservation.... More 

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steven b, Manager at Graffiti's Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hello Diane, I appoligize for the bad service experience and understand your frustration. Please feel free to contact me at 613-271-2393. Sincerely, Steven Bitter Graffiti's Restaurant Manager. More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Eaten here several times both breakfast and Dinner. Both overpriced as usual for hotel. Food breakfast is good. The dinner was so-so. Nothing special ,beers /wine expensive. Service at breakfast good, dinner slow.

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London, Canada
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

the staff are excellent, the food is excellent if you are looking for cheap NOT HERE the food is awesome had short ribs saturday awesome had the lasagna sunday night shared with wife large portion seems to be home made i been have here at least 10 times everytime excellent

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canada
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We were greeted upon entering the restaurant and the staff were attentive throughout our breakfast on two different days. I would eat here again even if not staying at the hotel.

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Ottawa, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Graffiti's served 25 family members on a Sunday evening. The atmosphere, wine and food were very good. Our server kept up with 25 guests at 3 tables with efficiency and a smile. Overall, we had a wonderful family celebration. Thanks Steve, Breanne and chefs for making our parent's 60th wedding anniversary so special!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Afternoon lunch with the wife. Received $50 voucher from holiday inn. The voucher was used up in a hurray. The price of the food does not match the quality. We both agreed we shoulda went to milestones across the parking lot. Lesson learned.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 101 Kanata Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1E6, Canada (Formerly Graffiti's Italian Eatery & Saloon)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-271-0921

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 40
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups

Description

Featuring modern Italian cuisine - complemented with locally grown fresh ingredients from our Savour Ottawa partners - Graffiti's(R) offers a variety of "Venetian inspired" menu selections, both new and old favorites, including our clay oven fired gourmet pizzas and focaccia flatbreads, tantalizing pastas, plus a full range of entrees, including Black Angus beef selections "hot off the grill".Graffiti's is perfect for special occasions or meeting friends and colleagues for breakfast, lunch and dinner - offering a communal table for 8 persons and flexible small group seatings.Join us before or after a movie or Scotiabank Place event and sample from Chef Andrew Rochon NEW menu, while choosing from a comprehensive selection of wine, spirits, single malt scotches or our selection of 10 local, international, and microbrewery beers on tap.Enjoy the latest events on our HD LCD screens, featuring NHL(R) Centre Ice, exclusive SENS TV (highlighting on ice action not available on Centre Ice) and ESPN! We also offer complimentary wired and wireless internet access throughout.Graffiti's. Far from Venice. Close to Home.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?