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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Modern, Hospitality-driven seasonal restaurant in the Westboro neighbourhood of Ottawa. Known for deeply caring service, delicious and approachable food and great value. Perfect for a casual lunch, family-friendly Sunday brunch or special dinner seven nights a week.
$14 - $22
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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My husband and myself went with another couple on Monday evening. We each brought a good bottle of wine and appreciated the fact that there is no corkage fee on Mondays. What a great idea. Our server was attentive, polite, and efficient. The food was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank _shethering
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful dinner at Gezellig! I had read the reviews, and all of our expectations were met and more! As a starter I had the Halloumi, with cauliflower, it was spectacular. I don't love cauliflower, but I sure loved that cauliflower! My husband...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend and I enjoy Gezellig’s lunch deal for a birthday lunch. Two plates for $25 each (or paired with a glass of featured wine for $33). We each select a main course and share a salad and a dessert, which works out well. The...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank lolli30
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came to celebrate a career milestone here recently, and again were treated to carefully prepared food, delicious wine, and attentive and discreet service. The ambiance in the restaurant is lively but not noisy, and we were reminded of why this has...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here for Mother's day brunch with my family, this was my second time here and still impressed with the place. The food and the staff are amazing. This time we sat on the 2nd floor and I really enjoyed it, though it doesn't matter...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Puravidame2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very trendy place. Good service. Good food. We ate some things we probably had never seen before. It was all tasty and good. It's expensive but care went into every serving. Here is the good part....Eat the Butterfinger for desert. It is one of the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Leroybment
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided to bring my mother and sister for dinner to celebrate Mother's Day. I had been for lunch before and loved their lunch menu (which has very good food for a reasonable price). I was disappointed with many aspects of our experience for dinner...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank icarriere23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to celebrate a belated Mother's Day and take my mom to brunch. I had always wanted to try this restaurant and it was good but not outstanding. Although good for us, the portions are on the small side so someone with a healthy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Fading_Goalie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently had dinner here to celebrate my wedding. The service was exceptional, and the staff were extremely accommodating (we had one guest with a number of allergies and two others who are vegan.) It's not easy to find a place that can accommodate such a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank JesseVV
Reviewed May 13, 2019

Our first visit to Gezellig was in 2017 and we returned in May 2019 for dinner to celebrate Mother's Day. We appreciated being provided with a quiet booth in the corner (as requested in our online reservation). Service was prompt, energetic and friendly. For starters,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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