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1590 Walkley Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1V 6P5, Canada
613-526-1703
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11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Orillia, Canada
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58 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Near Herongate plaza in a mini mall is a little gem of a restaurant for anyone who likes Thai food. I found the atmosphere elegant with nice subdued tones in the furnishings. Not knowing the menu, I was looking at the lunch time items and wanted a green curry dish but wasn't directed to the equivalent dinner menu item; not... More 

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Thank RJM0183
Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

My family and I always come to AiYara when we crave Thai food. Service is great and friendly, food is always fresh and we are guaranteed to be happy and full by the end of the meal.

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Thank EmmettPellerin
Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We ordered food from Aiyara, it was so delicious, delivered hot and generous quantities, not cheap, but excellent.

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Thank Debbie G
Ottawa, Canada
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264 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

When yo walk in the door and not mistake the curtain for the door it is a pleasant room.......felt like we were rushed.....the food was OK but very ordinary frankly....would I go back NO

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Thank carol w
Ottawa, Canada
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Because we don't want to ever grow used to the treat that is Aiyara, we (an office of 6 to 10) are continually trying other places (not always Thai) but inevitably someone (not always me) opines that it would have been better if we had gone to Aiyara. Most of the time, we order from the lunch menu but I've... More 

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Thank Stephen W
Ottawa
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Had a brown beef curry delivered with shrimp wonton and a General Tao's chicken. Something went wrong with the curry - watery and mostly onions with only a couple of small scraps of beef. Like a soup, not a curry at all. The wonton which usually come fresh and crispy in the restaurant seemed like re-heated ones from lunch. The... More 

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Thank Isabel C
Ottawa, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

This used to be my favorite restaurant. The food carving, the atmosphere, the service and the food got high mark. The food was authentic Thai, at least for North America standard. However the management seems to change since last year. It is now all new faces on the floor and the service has gone down. The servers are not experience... More 

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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely and gentle staff, never felt rushed to eat and leave. Quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Our four meals were served super fast and almost simultaneously. Huge servings of very tasty, healthy food. A rare find of a restaurant. So pleased that there are no TV's on site. A good place for lunch or super. Very reasonably priced.

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Thank OccupyHappiness
Rockland, Canada
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Food seems OK,atmosphere and ambiance very poor,service very fast but not friendly! We won't drive there for a nice dinner!

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Thank Jean-Jacques J
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Came to the restaurant after hearing from co-workers about the great food and service. It was Friday around 6 PM. The little restaurant in the Ottawa 'suburbia' was packed, so it looked promising. Got a tiny table, and a menu booklet that looked too big for this tiny table and the place. Number of available dishes was astonishing and since... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1590 Walkley Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1V 6P5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613-526-1703

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