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Oh So Good Desserts & Coffee House

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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed May 12, 2019

Took a walk from the Rideau Locks around Major's Hill Park and came to the Byward Market. The deserts (mostly cakes) are well displayed with plenty of choices. We opted for the Black Forest and it was delicious, with an accompanying cappuccino.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SmittyOttawa
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Went here for the first time on recommendation for a friend. Espresso was the worst I've ever had. Tasted like watery instant coffee! I tried two different kinds of cheesecake that were not very fresh and very average tasting.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Alessandra C
Reviewed April 21, 2019

I give them 5 stars for cake decorating and offering a lot of choices including gluten free. And if you like over-rich cakes, this is for you. I had the lemon cake and expected it to be light. The cake was fresh but it was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Husbare
Reviewed March 29, 2019

A special event was being held here and we were asked by our daughter to drop by as we were in Ottawa. What a wonderful experience it turned out to be! Everyone was really friendly and helpful. We got desserts to go. The best was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank laraluvsU2
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

I took a friend out for a birthday dinner on a Friday night and we ended up having coffee and cake at the Bytown location. Friends had recommended it. It was extremely noisy and we had to shout at each other to be heard. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nanuk01
Reviewed March 5, 2019

RIP-OFF! Don't go there BIG rip-off!!! they sell their cakes 9$ and don't even give you a complete portion. It is a real joke! They packed me this joke of a piece to go. I went back and ask if it is always how they...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Roam415778
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Wonderful cafe in the heart of Westboro known city wide for it’s trendy, artsy vibe and decadent desserts. Sister to it’s thriving original location in the Byward Market , Oh So Good Westboro is the kind of locally owned bohemian type cafe that was once...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Greg P
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

My fiancé and I went here after dinner one night. I had the blueberry cheesecake and he had the ferrero Roche cake. The cheesecake was good but the ferreroroche cake was awful! So bitter and just not tasty at all. The portions are huge and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shandelc2018
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Great dessert place or coffee shop for cake lovers! They had nore than 15 varied cakes to chose from and answered any questions we had. Service was excellent and choices available made it hard to chose. The ones we chose (apple caramel cheesecake and chocolate...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 927natachap
Reviewed January 15, 2019

I am allergic to cow milk and as so cannot enjoy deserts BUT the chocolate cake I had for my birthday was milk free and so so so delicious! The cake was from Dufflets in Toronto...

Date of visit: October 2018
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