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Rockin Johnny's Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Canadian, Diner
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486 Hazeldean Road, Ottawa, Ontario K7C 3P2, Canada
+1 613-591-7523
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Cardinal, Canada
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant. Service was very good and the food was also very good. The restaurant was very clean. The prices were on the high side for the type of food. Hamburger from $12 up.

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Thank Bob K
Kanata, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Our work group meets once a month for breakfast and really enjoy the Johny's special. Atmosphere is good and staff are awesome at remembering our details.

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Thank bearbr0wn
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 14, 2016

A very upbeat atmosphere and lively place. The waffles were delicious with different toppings to choose from. I chose chocolate and whipped cream!! Yum! Great coffee too!

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Thank Shelley P
Burlington, Ont.
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is not the first time we've eaten there, but I continue to be impressed with the selection of food, , comfortable seating ( padded booths), and friendly staff. Always find something good to eat on their every-day menu. Is also very convenient to the hotel we stayed at ( Best Western City Centre, right across the street ). Am... More 

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Thank Micki L
London, Canada
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139 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Went for supper, I had the nachos my wife had Brushetta. Nachos were lacking, in that there were none...it appeared to be thinly sliced potatoes, the meager toppings were tasteless and the cheese was hard to find. The Brushetta was also tasteless and had no Balsmic to give it some flavour....maybe we hit there on a bad day, because were... More 

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Thank retiredcarnut
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

We visited twice during our stay in Ottawa - once for breakfast - good food - hot well cooked - attractive plating - hot replenished coffee - . Went again for a late afternoon lunch - had burgers and fish and chips. Both well cooked -very tasty and friendly service.

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Thank Susan S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

I had a couple of hours to kill and wanted a bite to eat. I should have seen the tale telling signs as soon as I walked in. The place was deserted. It was one of those d fashioned diners that needed an extreme makeover. The only reason that I stayed was that it was at least clean. Typical menu... More 

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Thank curiousgeorge514
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Always a good experience. Huge menu and lots of options. Good food and portions. Service and prices are great. A charming atmosphere and who can pass up all day breakfast. Gotta love Rockin Johnny's!!

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Thank Bayshore S
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The servers here are amazing always have a smile and know there regular customers needs and wants. This is a good choice for breakfast.

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Thank Sharyn M
Ottawa, Canada
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319 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This restaurant is your typical diner, located in a strip mall. It has a fairly broad menu to choose from. The service has always been pleasant and the food is ok, depending on what you get. The breakfast meals are a good bet. One caution: every time that we have been there, it is COLD inside. They must have the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 486 Hazeldean Road, Ottawa, Ontario K7C 3P2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-591-7523

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?