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Allium - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Fries]Chipotle Aioli
Roasted pepper]lemon dressing/ cucumber/ spiced almonds/ corn/ crispy quinoa/ herbed sour cream/ carrots
Cup +3.00
Mushrooms on Toast
Cream/ truffle oil/ parmesan cheese
Crispy Calamari
Pickled red onion/ spicy mayonnaise
Cheese Plate
Steak - Frites
Salad/ French fries/ smoked chili aioli 6 ounce marinated flat iron
Allium Burger
Chipotle aioli/ aged cheddar cheese/ pickled red onion/ bacon/ lettuce/ tomato/ tomato jam/ potato bun/ fries
Roasted Duck Breast
Medium rare/ quinoa/ citrus soaked raisins/ cinnamon cap mushrooms/ curry goat cheese/ pickled carrot
Mac en Cheese
Broccoli/ mushrooms/‏ corn/ aged cheddar/ parmesan/ truffled breadcrumbs
Shrimp Po Boy
Chicken friedf shrimp/ spicy mayo/ lettuce/ tomato/ pickled red onions/ potato chips and slaw
Seared Scallop Salad
Butternut chili puree/ pickled beets/ pickled squash/ grilled zucchini/ black pepper cream/ coriander dressing
Chicken Salad
Gilled organic‏ chicken skewers/ cheddar]scallion waffle/ greens/ tomato/ corn/ chipotle ranch dressing
This place is temporarily closed.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Dinner here is amazing. All the food was perfectly cooked and service was fast and helpful. Fairly priced for the quality of food you get.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank averageguyreviews
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I was thrilled when my daughter expressed a desire to have her birthday celebration dinner with me at this restaurant. I love this place. As always the food was amazing. If you like mushrooms, the mushroom toast appetizer is spectacularly yummy! I let them know...More

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

My wife and I have been coming to Allium 2-3 per year for the past five years now. Last Saturday we had the best meal of our lives there. I had the pork belly appetizer and my wife had the gnocchi. Both were outstanding and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

Went there just before Christmas to havea mini-reunion with friends. It was our first time visiting and the service was great and the was interesting and very enjoyable. A great new place for us and we will definitely go back to try more of their...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beach_cravers
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Every single dish was made to perfection. It was busy as usual because every bite was more amazing than the last....the problem is you don’t know what to pick because everything is super delicious! Also I got the banoffee pie wow! I highly recommend this...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Happy1232013
Reviewed January 12, 2019

My wife got me a lovely gift for my recent birthday, dinner at Ottawa's top 10 restaurants that have been in the top 10 list for 10 years. I know, lot's of 10's in that description. In any case, Allium is on that list and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Scott M
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Not sure what else you could ask for in a restaurant. All dishes sound amazing and all of the ones that came to our table of 6 were beautifully presented and tasty. The desserts also rocked! The wine list has a decent array of Ontario...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank UncorkOntario
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

We went here for our anniversary. The ambience is warm and friendly. The food is delicious, adventurous, and not too expensive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DavidS1263
Reviewed December 17, 2018

For lunch, one person had cheese plate and cup of soup and second person had burger and fries. Burger and fries cost $18.00 .It was overcooked, absolute waste of money.Definitely will not go back and do not recommend Allium

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mtr1945
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Having had multiple great dinners at Allium, I still don't know why it continues to fly under the radar. Maybe it's the understated decor, or maybe it's the location off the main street? Service is knowledgeable and professional, food is fantastic, and value for money...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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