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Elgin Street Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2019 Winner
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BREAKFAST SPECIALS‏
The all-day breakfast that made us famous
7.99
Breakfast Specials
Two eggs served the way you like them, choice of bacon or ham or sausage home fries, our own baked beans, and choice of toast. Includes coffee, tea or milk.
11.99
Hangover Breakfast
Our breakfast specials served with Poutine instead of home fries
10.99
Peameal Bacon Breakfast
Two eggs peameal bacon home fries baked beans toast and coffee
12 oz 2.99
20 oz 3.99
32 oz 5.99
Orange
Grapefruit
Apple
Cranberry
Tropicana
11.99
Big Breakfast
When a regular breakfast just wont do. Three eggs served the way you like them bacon, ham and sausage, plus home fries, our own baked beans and three pieces of toast. Includes coffee tea or milk. No substitutions please
13.99
Blue Plate Breakfast
The ultimate dinners breakfast! three eggs, bacon, ham and sausage, baked beans, three pieces of toast and our famous Poutine. Includes coffee tea or milk
9.99
Fruit Yogurt and Granola
Fresh fruit topped with yogurt and our own home made granola
THREE EGG OMELETTES
Served with home fries, our own baked beans and choices of toast
10.99
Mexican Omelette
Loaded with our own chili and melted cheddar cheese
10.99
Western Omelette
Full of ham, green peppers and Spanish onions
10.99
Three Cheese Omelette
Stuffed with melted mozzarella, cheddar and Swiss cheeses
10.99
Mix Up Omelette
A deli favorite. Loaded with topped Coney island hot dogs, smoked meat, green peppers and onions
9.99
Build Your Own Omelette
Choices included‏ mushrooms, sausages, bacon, ham, onions, roasted red peppers, fire roasted salsa, tomatoes, Swiss, cheddar, jack, gouda and mozzarella.
PANCAKES AND FRENCH TOAST‏
Our pancakes and French toast are served with real maple syrup
8.99
Pancakes
9.99
Blueberry Pancakes
9.99
Chocolate Chips Pancakes
8.99
French Toast
Made with egg bread
LIGHT BREAKFAST
4.99
Fresh Fruit Cup
4.99
Our Own Granola Served with Milk
2.49
Toast
2.49
Toasted Bagel
3.99
Toasted Bagel with Cream Cheese
3.99
Bagel with Melted Swiss or Cheddar
8.99
Bagel with Cream and Lox
CLUB SANDWICHES‏
All of our decker club sandwiches come with our famous fresh cut French fries, cole slaw and a wedge of dill pickles. Instead of fries you can have soup or a garden salad
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Classic Club
A diner favorite. A whole grilled chicken breast, bacon, lettuce and tomato served on your choices of bread
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Reuben Club
Thinly sliced Montreal smoked meat, Swiss cheese and sauerkraut on rye bread.
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Lox Club
Smoked salmon, cream cheese, red onions, lettuce and tomatoes on Rideau bakery egg bread
11.99
Soup
Garden salad
Breakfast Club
Fried eggs, bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce and tomatoes on your choice of bread. Served with home fries and our own baked beans
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Smoked Turkey Club
Smoked turkey, black forest ham, Swiss cheese, lettuce and tomato served on your choices of bread
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Ranch Club
Smoked turkey, bacon, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and ranch dressing on your choice of bread.
12.99
Soup
Garden salad
Grilled Vegetables Club
Eggplant, zucchini, roasted sweet peppers, mozzarella, lettuce, tomato and mayo on your choice of bread
13.99
Soup
Garden salad
Dagwood Club
A four decker club. Thinly sliced Montreal smoked meat, smoked turkey, black forest ham, Swiss cheese, lettuce and tomato on your choice of bread
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Diner, Canadian
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The street in under construction in front of the restaurant. But the sidewalk is still accessible. It was fun watching the construction process while I was waiting for my food. I did have to wait. Two other people who came after me got their food...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jack G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nothing too special to this place. Pretty average diner. The portions are quite big and fairly priced. Decent spot for breakfast. It is open 24/7 so after hitting some of the nearby bars on Elgin you and stop in here for a drunken meal....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank averageguyreviews
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Best hangover spot. open 365 days a year. Poutine never disappoints! I come here every time I'm in Ottawa.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ceecee514
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant saved my hungover morning after a heavy night out the day before. The great breakfast platte with amazing poutine did a great job curing my need for great, salty, and tasty food. Portions are big and service super friendly.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 301augustm
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

First, the breakfast burger they served looked awesome and was tough to find because of all of the fries, impressive presentation. However, the food came at lightening speed and the only item on my plate that appeared to be freshly cooked was the egg. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank TimH392
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Awesome service good food and it was fast. I recommend this place. Good atmosphere and clean. If you have children there are options for them also.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank michelle e
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

After making the trek on Elgin St from our hotel we were wondering if this diner would be worth our treacherous walk. (Construction) We arrived to a packed diner and they were friendly and quick to accommmadate a party of 9 rowdy ladies! Our food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bmacgoo
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Decent food, service. I’d give it more stars IF the Cafe au lait “in a Bowl” ($1 more than a “mug”) actually came in a bowl (it was a mug barely bigger than a reg coffee mug). When I mentioned it, waiter says, “Bowl? Mug?...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bobol755
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

I was in Ottawa for a family reunion of sorts. Stayed up late Saturday and yit was Spring ahead to daylight savings time. We woke up Sunday looking for a hearty breakfast and the pictures and description of the Elgin Street diner looked liked it...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank 88marcyh
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been here about a dozen times for their comfort food. I ordered the Montreal Smoked Meat sandwich and I was disappointed with it. The meat was processed and the bread was a little dry. Fries are always good but hard to eat with all...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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March 12, 2019|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Street parking Off of Elgin Street.
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