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Black Tomato

) #100 of 2,228 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
+1 613-789-8123
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had late lunch/ early dinner. Sat in the courtyard , which is shared with other restaurants. Very nice atmosphere outside the walls of old buildings. The food was very good, I had the big green egg smoked Black Tomato hamburger, which was very juicy and...More

Thank Ghislain L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I’ve been to the Black Tomato on several occasions and it has always been pretty good. During my most recent visit we sat in the courtyard and it was very nice. My wife had the special, the name of which escapes me, and I had...More

1  Thank rogerl251
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had a million better experiences eating in Ottawa, especially in the Market. The food actually, wasn't terrible, but the restaurant is run down, messy and the service was not great. Others were disappointed with their food as well. I will not be returning...More

Thank Lizz A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this restaurant after a visit two years ago and looked forward to returning during a future trip to Ottawa. I was very disappointed this time around. The atmosphere on the patio was excellent, and service adequate; however, the quality of the food was...More

Thank MikeyTWinnipeg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had the pleasure of returning to a restaurant we visited 22 yrs. ago. The decor was updated but still had the high ceilings and stone walls with large windows overlooking a courtyard. The menu choices were excellent and our choices were...More

Thank RetiredOrthopod
Reviewed June 20, 2017

I wrote the following letter to management one week ago expressing our dissatisfaction with our recent visit, and did not receive so much as a response: "I am writing this letter to express my dissatisfaction with the service I received while visiting your establishment. I...More

1  Thank ashleymbrunette
Reviewed June 16, 2017

The staff were very good and out to ensure we had a good experience. Several micro beers on tap. The food was pretty good. Found the stuffed chicken overcooked; but others found the duck confit excellent. Salmon filet was large and tasty. The strawberry rhubarb...More

Thank excobra_driver
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Great dinner on the inner patio - so many flavours but combined for a unique and delicious meal! Love when everything is also a good value!

Thank hatchkathleen
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

My family and I dined at Black Tomato tonight. Overall, it was a good experience. My husband and I started at the bar while we waited for the rest of our party to arrive, approx 30 mins. I had the featured cocktail, he had a...More

1  Thank llevstein
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

I met a business partner for lunch at the Black Tomato and had the Pull Pork sandwich. It was incredible! To compliment the sandwich I had a pint of Stray Dog. The meal and beer were outstanding and the service was quick and very pleasant....More

Thank Ian M
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Hugh M
June 21, 2017|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
Sometimes but it's very small. They have an amazing collection of vinyls that play in the background.
April 4, 2016|
Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they do. You can check their menu online I believe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-8123
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