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) #10 of 2,228 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ Mediterranean, ,
655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
+1 613-592-0004
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish tacos” (57 reviews)
“tapas” (30 reviews)
“pig cheeks” (8 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to this restaurant several times. When we are just the two of us we sit at the bar and chat with the owner and staff. Went with my sister this time, The food was excellent, very nice charcuterie and cheese, excellent paella,...More

1  Thank mdextras
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous night. Everything was great thanks to Erica's recommendations. Amazing service. She made everything come alive. Every plate we ordered was great, but the fish tacos and jicama salad were to die for, and we have lived in Mexico.

2  Thank cc0ll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plates are perfect for sharing. We ordered 4 dishes to share - no dessert. From the spring salad with green goddess dressing to the scallop ceviche, burrata and the fish tacos (yummy but a tad hot), everything was wonderful. The 4 dishes were just the...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Short ribs and paella. So tasty and comforting on a rainy day! We lingered over drinks but passed on the dessert cheese plate. I feel we missed out!

Thank Corinne M
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Food was wonderful...very interesting tastes. The server was extremely helpful, and appropriately attentive, explaining ingredients in each dish. Gluten free!

Thank judy155004
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We lunched there on Thursday June 1st. We had corn bread, steak pie and calamari. The food was top-notch! Service was fast and friendly. I would recommend it as one of the best dining experience in the Kanata area.

Thank waynequest
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I've been four times now. It's my favourite restaurant in Ottawa. Good service, nice ambiance, and fantastic food!

Thank SteveIncognito
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We were received at the door by a enthusiastic young lady, from there it was just upward. The wine suggestions were great and the meal was fantastic, our whole experience was great from start to finish. I would recommend Aperitivo if you would like a...More

2  Thank Gary S
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Aperitivo is certainly a gem. The food is outstanding. The staff is pleasant and very helpful and the ambiance is conducive to good conversation. We loved the whole concept of sharing plates and made the most by sampling several plates. My favorite was the fig...More

1  Thank discriminating407
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Living downtown Ottawa, when we go to a hockey game we always try to build in time to go for dinner first at Aperitivo. The owners have come up with a winning combination of delicious, interesting food choices, curated wine & beer selections and great...More

1  Thank debbieliz872
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-592-0004
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