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Zak's Diner

#168 of 2,230 Restaurants in Ottawa

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#168 of 2,230 Restaurants in Ottawa


American, Diner, Canadian
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

We had a bad service because we didn’t gave tip to the waitress he just threw our bills hard on the table

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Robertoespi
Reviewed April 29, 2019

I have tried their burgers, nachos, and milkshake and everything has been very good in terms of food. I think it is the best milkshake that I've had in Canada so far. Although sometimes the service is a bit slow - not because of the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 301augustm
Reviewed April 14, 2019

We had breakfast here and loved it!! The food was very good with large portions. Our waitress was also very fun and efficient.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Schmoopie95
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

I have been here a few times but never tried their breakfast. I ordered the Great Canadian breakfast and it was a bit disappointing. Came with one sausage and one canadian bacon. The pancake was not the best either. My girlfriend ordered a burger and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank chasebad
Reviewed April 10, 2019

A fun, vibrant diner with all of the favourites. I had a chocolate milkshake and a large Caesar salad. I have eaten here a few times and it is always good (and pretty much always busy - expect to wait for a table at main...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Philip C
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

It had been to long time since I had breakfast in this restaurant. The quality of the food had been degrading since. Today I got a plate of fruit and it wasn't fresh. The strawberries were old. I had coffee in a mug that stains...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 192danyd
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

This is a great little breakfast diner. Cool decor and good food. It’s not a high end joint but certainly has its charm. Good prices are elevated but that’s because you are in Byward market. The food is very good but an average breakfast will...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank biggie76Toronto
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

We went around 4pm and it was pretty busy! I ordered a poutine, big portions and was very yummy, and my boyfriend ordered a Reuben (I believe). He also ordered a beer which took so long to get that when he finally got it, he...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mairead03
Reviewed March 16, 2019

It was a few minutes to wait for a table at lunch but we were able to sit at the bar and check out the menu while waiting. The staff are really friendly. Kara was out server and she was great and helped with our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Pet37
Reviewed March 16, 2019

We came here several times, for breakfast and dinner and the service as well as the food was always very good. The servers are always friendly and smiling and the food is just heaven. They have a few vegan options and you can easily ask...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Response from Marie-Ève P | Reviewed this property |
Hi! last time I phoned to inquire was the week before Mother's day and I was told they do, but not on Friday, Saturdays and Sundays. I've did the same thing years ago before seeing Madame Butterfly at the NAC :) have a... More
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