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Ottawa restaurant gift certificate for wedding

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kgebhard Sep 17, 2008 07:13 AM

I would like to buy some pretty serious foodies a gift certificate in Ottawa to a restaurant for a wedding gift. I'm thinking Beckta- would this still be considered one of the best?
Any other suggestions?
Thanks!

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    ceebee1 Sep 17, 2008 11:40 AM

    For serious foodies, Beckta is the best option in Ottawa. Depending on your budget, you may wish to consider getting a cert. for the the tasting menu. I've recently received this and am really keen to try it.

    If you want to do something a little unusual (and perhaps they have done Beckta a few times), perhaps Sweetgrass Aboriginal Bistro. Domus is also highly reccomended.

    All places have internet sites.

    1. JamieK Sep 17, 2008 12:05 PM

      I haven't been but I know from my Ottawa connections that those are all good suggestions. You'll find their websites within the place links below.

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      Sweetgrass
      108 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M6, CA

      Domus
      85 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M5, CA

      Beckta
      226 Nepean St, Ottawa, ON K2P0B8, CA

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        karose Sep 17, 2008 12:14 PM

        I heartily agree with Domus and I would add Whalesbone Oyster House and Ambiente to the list.

        My last evening at Beckta left me a little cold so I'm not going to shout the praises there.

        K.

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          kgebhard Sep 18, 2008 06:43 AM

          Thanks! I really appreciate your help.

          1. kawarthagirl Sep 18, 2008 11:40 AM

            Friends just got back from Ottawa - did Beckta and Domus. Loved Beckta - service, food, the whole package. Did not love Domus - food not as good, service definitely not as good but price tag relatively the same...

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              kgebhard Sep 19, 2008 06:54 AM

              Uh oh. I went with Domus since I know they have done Beckta a few times. I also thought it would be more bang for the the buck! I hope it's okay.

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