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East Side Mario's

#1,629 of 2,253 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$Italian, Pizza,
651 Terry Fox Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E7, Canada
+1 613-836-3680
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
651 Terry Fox Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like East Side Marios. I don't LOVE it, but it's OK when you're in a pinch. But I'd never eaten there for lunch until recently. Three of us went into the Kanata location on Terry Fox and saw the "lunch deal" menu. We were...More

Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have ordered here before and I am really not sure what takes over 60 minutes each time to cook as we literally order the easiest dishes, but that's not the real issue. The last 2 times we have ordered online the order has been...More

Thank Terry F C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here recently, and for the first time ever decided to sit in the bar area where it was much less noisy than in the main restaurant, where there were at least two kids' birthday parties in full swing. We decided on two...More

Thank jenniferb360
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Recently Visited the Renovated East Side Mario's - Kanata Service was Great Food was Good Ambiance was Good Other guest were unruly, Parents of tween and younger need to teach their kids some manors and respect. There were kids tossing stuff from table to table...More

Thank John T
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We ordered in on the weekend - caesar salad, garlic bread and two family sized pasta's. Over the years ESM's has gotten skimpy on their sauces, so quite often we ask for a little extra sauce (but not enough extra that we have to pay...More

Thank Pat L
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for Dinner after touring Ottawa as it was close to our Hotel, food was terrific and our server Michelle was awesome, she did such a great job making sure everything was perfect! Will be back next trip for sure.

Thank John R
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Told the management the veal was over cooked,hard as a rock, these guys are big corporate, they did not even try to solve my issue. I'm not going back.

Thank MerrickX
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Have liked this chain for 20+ years but this visit to this location went south. Server was good, place is clean with typical East Side decor and the caesar salad is good but the entrees questionable. My wife had a lunch size serving of sausage...More

Thank cleoder
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Obviously this chain has no competition left in Canada. Maybe if Olive Garden or another was in town, maybe prices and portions would be a lot more generous. Listed below are what is wrong with this chain. 1.) Free salad totally bland and very cheap...More

Thank Roger P
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

What to say about this restaurant. I and my family enjoyed their recipes. We ordered one penne with sauce for our children. They loved it and me as well as I tasted few pasta. Sauce was really simple and basil based and the flavor was...More

Thank Andre-bibi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 Terry Fox Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-836-3680
Description
Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!
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