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ERA Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


$6 - $16
Contemporary, Canadian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time here. Beautiful space and unique menu. Like that everything on menu is available for brunch in addition to the half dozen brunch items. Breakfast burger is a monster (think eggs benny with a burger!) Fish po boy was nice. The greeter at the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mo649
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful bright restaurant with family type seating or small tables by the windows. Evelyn was our server and she was great. We each had a different special soup of the day. The butternut squash soup was gluten free and vegan.....it was thick, hot and tasty....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MargaretA249
Reviewed March 5, 2019

My cousin and I were visiting the CMHR and decided to stop for a light lunch. It was 1:00 in the afternoon and very cold outside so rather than walk to the Forks we opted for ERA Bistro. It was not very busy. We ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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erabistro, Manager at ERA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2019

Hello Wendy, Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you felt that your soup had too much thyme; I've spoken with our chef and cooks about it, and we will definitely take your feedback into account on our future soup recipes. I also...More

Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place to stop and have a bite to eat. Great healthy options (and yummy vegetarian options). Nice cocktails and coffee menu too. Fun to watch the chefs and scenic view out the large windows. Food was tasty and the lunch portions were perfect.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank I_get_around2014
Reviewed February 1, 2019

After exploring the museum we ended up having dinner at Era Bistro. The restaurant had great reviews and it was -32 outside, so walking to the Forks was not an option. Since they offered Manitoba Trout we both decided to order it. When the waitress...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank alannak2003
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Very interesting menu; not your run of he mill. Good service. Nice way to sit and relax after the walking necessary to navigate the museum.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Bill C
Reviewed December 29, 2018

This is the restaurant at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights - nice environment, friendly service, nice range of food and drink choices. Little pricey, but expected for this type of place. A bit more upmarket than expected

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank itsBG
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

What an incredible meal for those hosting a business dinner! Service was awesome, meal was fabulous and it all turned out very well!! I had the beef tenderloin and it was incredible! All 30+ people ranted and raved about the dinner. I’m told it’s managed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emmittOttawaOn
Reviewed November 10, 2018

A number of menu options, for food and drinks. A focus on local ingredients, which was a nice experience. Great service, and a nice location.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bliss24
Reviewed October 22, 2018

A bit limited in options but still able to find many items worth having. Service was excellent and the price was reasonable.

Date of visit: October 2018
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