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Sidedoor Contemporary Kitchen & Bar

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Fri, 11/22
8:00 PM

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TACOS‎
Chef's feature
9.
5 spice turkey confit
9.
Spicy Beef
9.00
Bajan Crispy Fish
9.00
Korean Pulled Pork
9.00
SALADS‎
Green Papaya Salad
with cashews, mint, Thai basil and crisp taro
9.00
Tuna sashimi+5.00
Crispy tofu+3.00
Grilled Beef Butter Leaf Lettuce Wrap
With house pickles
15.00
thai beef carpaccio
w/ kohlrabi slaw, mint & fresh lemongrass
13.
NOODLES‎
BBQ pork ramen
With‎ soft egg, shitake, house noodles
15.00
Rare Beef Ramen
With soft egg, chili, house noodles
15.00
Sustainable Seafood Laksa
With coconut, lime leaf, chili
16.00
Vegetarian Laksa
With soft tofu, bok choy, coconut, lime
12.00
Drunken Soba
with cool noodles, sweet soy, fried shallots, Thai basil
12.00
Sweet and spicy prawn+5.00
LUNCH BOX‎
Soup and Salad of the Day Choice of Taco
15.00
Sweet Sides
chocolate truffles
3 pieces4.00
5 pieces6.00
About
Asian Fusion, Sharing Plates
PRICE RANGE
$22 - $23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Known for its small plates, our party of 2 erred by ordering 2 mains which was way too much food. Think the mains should be half portioned too to allow for greater variety of other plates. Also, The ratio of rice to mains was a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank TobyMontreal_Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had enjoyed Sidedoor years ago when it first opened, so I was excited to go there for a special occasion recently. It was wonderful to experience the same flavourful food - great Asian flavours with delicious herbs and spices. We had several smaller plates...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank KBPtravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of ten and mulling over the menu (a touch confusing). Our waiter took us in hand and helped us decide on a tasting menu. He was able to bring a large variety of dishes that suited all tasted and has us...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank AmberK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Sidedoor for the first time on a Friday for lunch with one other person. I ordered the braised beef curry and he got the kimchi. Both dishes were delicious and quite large, more of a dinner portion and price. The braised beef came in...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank myrong727
Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

I found this place by accident as it is a little bit off the beaten path even though it is right in the Byward market. It is a nice restaurant in the lower level that’s well-designed and fairly bright and airy considering that it’s almost...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank SBAngus
Reviewed October 10, 2019

We had a business dinner here the other night with about 25 people. The service was good, as was the food. Note that some of the dishes are quite spicy, though! The "fudge" dessert spoon was unbelievable!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank CaroltheMTLfoodie
Reviewed October 9, 2019

Great ambience, fast-paced service if you are in a hurry. But cool thing is you can just order one tapas (small plate) at a time and feel comfortable about that. Eat one, see if you are still hungry then keep going. Delicious and reasonable drink...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Htwoos
Reviewed September 29, 2019

We went only for a coffee but the outdoor sitting looks nice and service was fast. Location is also very convenient

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank antoinemors
Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

What a discovery! This gem of a restaurant is a bit hidden... But easy to find! What a wonderful restaurant! We had an extraordinary meal. Every dish was literally an explosion of tastes! Carefully prepared with a mix or flavor, texture and balance. It was...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank J_Legal
Reviewed September 9, 2019

Had dinner with friends on the patio on a gorgeous evening. The food was good quality and the service was great. The accommodate Gluten Free.

Date of visit: August 2019
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sensfan14
March 14, 2016|
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Response from FarineFiveRoses | Reviewed this property |
Tiny beer list. Only 4 beers on tap of which one local (Kitchisippi) and one Quebec (Blanche de Chambly). Disappointing.
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ColleenP1835
February 3, 2016|
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Response from RJYukon |
Yes, and vegan and gluten-free.
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