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Beaver Tails Pastries

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Byward Market Area
Fast Food, Canadian
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69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
16132411230
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The beaver tails is Canadian-specific pastry with variation of filling to satisfy any taste. Very tasty between a beigne (New Orleans specialty) and Chinese donut. Recommended.

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Thank Vuong N
Bavaria, Germany
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114 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the best beaver tails of the whole country are found in byward market! they are absolutely delicious, the personnel is very friendly and always had a smile on them when they were serving us! it is a MUST, we went many times in the few days we were there

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Thank XCM25
Trenton, Canada
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Sunday evening just after a delicious dinner on the market decided to stop here for dessert. Enjoyed the Maple Butter Beaver Tail after dinner. Was very delicious and quick service.

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Thank Sulu68
ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good service Great taste Hot Beavertails And they take credit & debit too...wasn't the case a few months ago!

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Brampton, Canada
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you haven't had one you HAVE to try one. Lots of choices and reasonably priced. Highly recommend trying the apple and cinnamon and the cinnamon sugar

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Thank JEBSmom0122
Surrey, BC Canada
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A must have when in Ottawa as it's in the heart of the market. Apple and cinnamon is hard to beat. You'll find it very convenient if your downtown shopping. Great way to get a snapshot of the market district.

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Thank Drew_the_Shoe
Washington, DC
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Never had a "beaver tail" before and now I can't wait to have another one! Seemingly a oval / rectangular piece of fried dough with numerous sweet toppings (think crepes). I got a beaver tail with nutella and banana, my favorite and the price was very reasonable. Definitely this is a must stop for any future visit to Ottawa, as... More 

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Thank mcadoo11
Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

These things are heavenly in more ways than one, one is certainly a heavenly delight, the second is they could kill you, calorie overdose or what? I struggled to restrict myself to one only and can only thank god that I do not live in Canada, in the proximity of these things.

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Thank TouristProtector
Toronto, Canada
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a real treat after our lunch at the Chateau. Lots of flavours to pick from. Nice hot sugary powdered beaver tail with bananas was good on every bite. Very yummy.

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Thank Azmina N
Oshawa, Canada
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a decadent treat. Strips of deep fried bread dough, covered in cinnamon and sugar. Don't even think about it if you're trying to count calories. But man, if you want a cheat day from your diet, this is definitely worth it! The kiosk is easily found in the Byword Market year round, and for less than $5 you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $5
Cuisine
Fast Food, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: 16132411230
Description
Freshly prepared to order, hand stretched pastries served with your choice of sweet or savory toppings. Hot and Cold Beverages available

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?