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Mezzanotte Bistro Italiano

50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
+1 613-562-3978
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“filet mignon” (2 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
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21 - 30 of 105 reviews

Reviewed June 23, 2016

Joined 4 friends here on June 16 for a birthday celebration and dinner. Were seated at a table near a window overlooking MurrayStreet - nice spot. Staff was attentive. I loved the decor and atmosphere of Mezzanotte - clean, chic, elegant but still relaxing. Started...More

Thank RichardW87
Reviewed June 17, 2016

Italian food has an advantage of being varied due to the number ingredients available. This restaurant has challenges with Italian ingredients. The cooking style is also of mediocre quality.

Thank allvodi
Reviewed April 26, 2016

We were delighted by our first experience at Mezzanotte-Bistro Italiano! Located within a few hundred yards from Parliament Hill and Bymarket, the decor and the atmosphere were warm and inviting. The menu offers a full variety of Italian dish and pasta. Portions are really generous...More

Thank Denis V
Reviewed April 20, 2016

When you walk in, you know you have arrived at a 5 star restaurant. The décor is breath taking, the service is attentive and the food is excellent. The appetizers ( try the eggplant or shrimp) - you can share. The main courses are delicious...More

Thank chrisbiss2015
Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with a group of friends and received horrible service. We waited 10 minutes to be seated at our table, although the restaurant was mostly empty and the waiters seemed unoccupied at the bar. We also hung up our own coats...More

1  Thank Mary G
Reviewed January 29, 2016

The only thing Italian about this place is the name of the dishes. Decor is tacky. Bathroom doors don't lock (both). The food is generic supposedly Italian food. Zucchini fritters are soggy and blend. Antipasto alla Melanzana were fried (???) and the ingredients inside were...More

1  Thank Marjo210
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Dining at Mezzanotte transports you to Italy. The food, the warmth of the personnel, the ambience in general is the real deal.

Thank AFdez
Reviewed January 5, 2016

Great classy restaurant in downtown area of Ottawa. Live DJ on the weekends. Great for birthday parties or any kind of celebration. The staff is nice. The food is good in general but the choice is limited and it is a bit pricy.

Thank Amali09
Reviewed December 21, 2015

I think it's a nice place to bring someone on a date.....I went for the first time with a girl friend. The food and service was great....the manager served us.

Thank Nathalie L
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Twenty of us went to this Bistro to celebrate a friend's birthday.We were impressed with the upscale decor. The food and service were delicious! This is also a nice place to go for drinks with friends on a Friday or Saturday night. I like the...More

2  Thank Emily_Cattelan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Murray St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-3978
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With savoury and succulent menu items, Mezzanotte Innovative Italian Cuisine will give you a truly authentic Italian experience with a twist. For a Italian experience like no other in Ottawa, visit us at Mezzanotte.
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