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Merivale Fish Market

1480 Merivale Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6Z5, Canada
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“bouillabaisse” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1480 Merivale Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6Z5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, small, always busy and the atmosphere is so relaxed. Mussels today and the were so good!

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had halibut fish and chips, very good! Did not have to wait long, restaurant is small and atttached to fish store. Love my food. Thumbs down to staff, seems like they all gather around the bar and keep chatting, my food was served, nobody check...More

Thank ARC1001
Reviewed July 7, 2018

One of our favorite locations for a work lunch. All four of us had fish and chips...two cod, two halibut. Portions are generous, with two pieces of fish. We were the first to arrive for the lunch rush and were served quickly. No reservations for...More

Thank Darren D
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Walked in, sat down, left. The place looked cheap and smellled so much like fish and fried food. We waited around for at least 15 minutes for water and my booth had a slash in the seat. And the menu was severely overpriced.

2  Thank Jason H
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time: delicious food and fantastic service, staff were wonderful! Definitely will go again!

Thank cyclefrog
Reviewed May 11, 2018

I have been here three times now, two lunches and one dinner. Everything was good on all visits. The fish and chips were good and the bouillabaisse was delicious and pack with seafood. The only complaint I have is that you walk through the store...More

Thank P C
Reviewed May 3, 2018

I ordered a pasta with scallops in it. As I was eating the pasta, I bit hard and damaged my tooth and there was a small white piece of hard object that appeared to be plastic at first. When I asked the server to examine...More

2  Thank AlbrechtOttawa
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Arrived for lunch and they were packed. A good sign! Very friendly staff, attentive and helpful. Fresh mussels to die for! Great shrimp spring rolls. The lobster and snow crab soup was so good! I usually don't finish my soup but I almost licked the...More

Thank Barb S
Reviewed April 11, 2018

We love this small, cute restaurant! My family and I pick this restaurant on the regular for family birthdays or get togethers. Their calamari is amazing for an appetizer. Majority of the group usually gets the fish and chips, which I have also tried many...More

Thank Kristen B
Reviewed March 11, 2018

The fish is definitely fresh, the prices are right and the portions are reasonable. The layout is nice and the ambience is suitable for this style of restaurant. The place is very busy with an attached fish store just a few steps into another room...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1480 Merivale Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6Z5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613-723-2476
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