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Johnny Farina Restaurant

216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
+1 613-565-5155
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 589 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Two of us required a gluten free meal and were in the mood for pizza. These pizzas were incredible. the staff were extremely knowledgeable about gf, and Carlos, who made the pizzas took the care to ensure the food was safe to eat. We would...More

Thank Teadrinker6472
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place has a nice atmosphere and the staff and service were good. The food unfortunately was not to the same standard. Chicken parmigiana was almost cold to the point the cheese has hardened and was fully melted on top. The pasta was under cooked...More

Thank al b
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Johnny Farina on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a shot based on the reviews. We were not disappointed! The Pizza was awesome, we ordered the Quatro Stagioni along with a fried calamari appetizer. The calamari was tender and delicious.

Thank Carlo T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here several times in a row while in Ottawa for work. The food was lovely and the prices were extremely reasonable, especially their happy hour food deals. The service was outstanding. As a lone diner I often feel ignored, but at this restaurant...More

Thank Mike_Banning
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In downtown Ottawa this place is the nest, several venues for your drink & food appetite but this one is great. Excellent food choices, quality service didn't feel rushed, nice location for outside street table and indoors, all great, well worth a pint from one...More

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is on lively Elgin Street, a short walk from the Parliament Buildngs. The atmosphere is informal (wood tables and chairs) but comfortable. The servers were attentive and friendly, we received our food timely, but the menu is limited and the food is average....More

Thank 997bjp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this restaurant has become a fav of mine, and after last nights service I felt compelled to write a review and thank them. our waitress Victoria was amazing at wine selection. sincerely above what I expected. we started with the burrata and the dish was...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the patio and really enjoyed our dinner. The buratta cheese is to die for.... Order two and bypass the bruschetta. Pasta was delicious. Wine... Lovely. A great dinner ask around.

Thank LyndaTen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First want to start with giving our server, Jacklyn a perfect score! She was the best. Also enjoyed our pizza and pasta dishes. Very descent wine selection. Next time visiting Ottawa will definately return to this well priced restaurant. Thanks to all the great staff...More

Thank Carol O
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I chose Johnny Farina’s even though the reviews were mixed. I must say that the service was very good but the food was average at best, really not top notch Italian. It’s also extremely noisy, it’s difficult to carry on a normal...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-565-5155
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