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Corazon De Maiz Mexican Food

55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortilla soup” (13 reviews)
“burrito” (45 reviews)
“tostadas” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Vegetarian Friendly
55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
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Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Almost worth 5 stars as the food was good. I do find the price a bit high for 1 burrito with no sides and limited seats. Recommend for take out or quick eats.

Thank Musumekiller
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Small restaurant but very personnal. The staff is very nice, the place is small but cozy. If you see a line up and no place to seat, do not avoid the place. Seating does clear quickly and the staff will try to accomodate you. Food...More

Thank Bernard4Sail
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Have tried here twice in this tiny stall in the Byeard Marker and am a bit underwhelmed given the premium prices charged for burritos. They seem to skimp on each ingredient as you order - even the beans and rice. Didn't have black beans as...More

Thank Beachman727
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been on a quest for the world's best beef burrito for the past 40+ years and this is definitely the place to get it in Ottawa! This lovely Mexican food stand is located in Ottawa's ByWard market in the main...More

Thank OttawaTravelDuo
Reviewed July 20, 2016

I have wanted to try this restaurant for a long time, I have always loved mexican food and being ranked as one of the best Mexican restaurants in Ottawa definitely intrigued me. I went for lunch a couple of weeks ago, and honestly it wasn't...More

Thank JulianaMac16
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

One word - tostadas. Get ready to get messy, but it will be by far one of the best things you have ever eaten. You cannot go wrong with any of your choice of meats either. They also provide numerous hot sauces ranging from mild...More

Thank csa709
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We stop by for quick Mexican lunch while walking around the city. Food was served fast, was fresh and tasty. Definitely worth going back.

Thank MACDK02
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Stopped here because it was on the way to the National Gallery of Canada, and it was a nice meal. Had the tostadas; one beef, one chicken and one vegetarian with a tamarind soda. They were definitely messy to eat, but were absolutely delicious. Don't...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

I go once every week (sometimes twice) for my burrito fix. Wonderful combinations of flavour. The beef is especially scrumptious. The owners make you feel like family.

Thank StuartLyallManson
Reviewed May 10, 2016

The team that run this place want to be sure that you have a positive experience. I had the tostadas, and really enjoyed them.

Thank Marie D
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wayne l
June 11, 2017|
Response from Radop211 | Reviewed this property |
Menu is written on a chalkboard hanging from the ceiling. Tacos, Burritos, salads, Mexican soft drinks and various condiments for you. Not too sure about the queso, but it has been available in the pst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613-244-1661
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