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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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Sponsored by: Fairouz

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Award-Winning Food
1. Award-Winning Food
"Modern style, with lots of sharing dishes."
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2. Great Ambiance
2. Great Ambiance
"Beautiful decor Very friendly servers"
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3. Exceptional Service
3. Exceptional Service
"WOW! Atmosphere, food and service....this is a special place"
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Fairouz is a Middle East inspired upscale casual restaurant that showcases the ingredients, flavours, and recipes of authentic Middle Eastern cuisine in a service-focused environment with modern touches. The pita bread is also made fresh to order. We pride ourself on our relationship with local farms and purveyors.
$5 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Wifi
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

The difficulty when there is a lot of hype about a restaurant is that expectations are high. But when you are going to a higher priced restaurant, they really should be anyway. My husband and I were very much looking forward to this dining experience....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Entrance inside has a winding staircase and beautiful intricate woodwork screen panels between tables which make it very romantic. It is number 62 on the top 100 restaurants of in Canada 2018 list. Went a Monday which features a different from the rest of the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Good food, nice service. We had a great time, will definitely go back. Highlights were cocktail, dip and desserts. Plating was really beautiful, just like what were posted on its website.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank JLIO-TA
Reviewed May 24, 2018

On booking, I had requested an atmospheric table and that is exactly what we got, located in the window of the main dining room it couldn't have been bettered. The lighting and ambiance are perfect for a relaxing dinner and Fairouz has brought the best...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Bob1949
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

A group of six, we benefited from a prix-fixe menu. The meal - with a variety of Middle Eastern inspired flavours and numerous textures - complemented by fresh baked pita was a delight from start to finish. Small plates (featuring eggplant, nuts, pomegranate), entrée (including...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank IrmaNova
Reviewed May 9, 2018

We were visiting Ottawa and wanted to try somewhere different that was close to our hotel (Metcalfe) and stumbled upon this gem. The ambiance was rich, the service was exceptional and the food was delicious. My husband enjoyed the collection of local beer options available...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Courtney P
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Made a short notice reservation and was pleasantly surprised by the amazing quality of their food to go along with attentive service. Primarily Lebanese, but fused with other Middle Eastern cuisines, the flavours are bold and delicious. Lots of sumac (a signature M.E. flavour), best...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had chosen to eat at Fairouz for the first time for our anniversary dinner (we had made reservations). I had heard such great things about the food and service and I was not disappointed. Our server was very helpful in explaining...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a very nice evening at Fairouz. Situated on Somerset along the strip of renovated homes turned into restaurants, is this gem. Moroccan, Turkish, Lebanese style cuisine. Shared plates concept. Beautifully renovated restaurant with rich teal colours, gorgeous wallpaper and tile. We...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank TammyH222
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

My friend made the reservation as my wife and I were going to be in Ottawa for the evening. The place was very well finished and the staff were everything they should be: friendly, informative, the right level of present... The food was very well...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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June 14, 2019|
Response from Sterling J | Reviewed this property |
From $65 - $80 per person. Great restaurant. Great food!
Sylvie P
January 11, 2019|
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May 18, 2018|
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Response from Tony G | Property representative |
Hi Amy. We certainly enjoy the company of children at Fairouz. We can work with you to accommodate any special requirements.
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