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Beaver Tails Pastries

69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
+1 613-241-1230
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“snails” (340 reviews)
“pastry” (192 reviews)
“fried dough” (109 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Fast Food, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I've never had Beaver Tails before. While exploring the Byward market we came across this little place and decided to give it a try. There was quite a variety to choose from but being a newbie at it I just stuck to the regular cinnamon...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Always a treat to stop and have a beavertail... winter like summer. An Ottawa icon that should be on your "must try" list.

Thank Louis L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You’ve got to do this if in the area. We preferred just the cinnamon ones, but there are lots of varieties. Don’t let the long line scare you away. It moves fast.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is 100% the most important food stop in Ottawa! The best snack to enjoy while taking in the Byward market in the spring/summer, or while skating on the Canal in the winter.

Thank Megan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I went there I thought it was just some plain old cookies or gingerbread, but after I got my order, I looked at the pastry and I couldn't believe my eyes. What the food is is that it's fried dough, and you can sprinkle...More

Thank Dario M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An Ottawa classic - comes in 10 varieties. Greasy and, like everything these days, overpriced ($5-$7 for a blob of fried dough) but can be a great treat once in a while.

Thank Maxim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told that we must try a Beaver's Tail in Ottawa - so we did. Wow, we thought the one we ordered was just fantastic. It has a special base that is quite unique & which makes the taste experience memorable. And we enjoyed...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's soo good, delicious desert. You need to try if you are in Canada. The best are Hazelnut chocolate and the tradicional with sugar and cinnamon.

Thank Flávia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty. Like a big flat donut with deliciousness piled on top. I ate all of mine and most of my wife’s. We were walking a lot so it’s ok (well that’s what I tell myself)

Thank Heath J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place on recommendation of our bus driver and tour guide. Not disappointed, service was freindly and prompt. We had a mixed beaver tail, half with Garlic and the other half with Cinammon. Tasted super and we were both over the moon. Reminded me...More

Thank Ian W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $5
Cuisine
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
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: +1 613-241-1230
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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