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Ottawa Restaurants-Labour Day weekend

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kristoronto Aug 16, 2011 02:05 PM

Suggestions for all kinds of restaurants please--breakfast lunch and dinner--ethnic, urban, cheap to moderately expensive -2 adults and a 18 yr old, staying 4 days staying at downtown hotel with car

  1. ingloriouseater Aug 16, 2011 03:42 PM

    Elk dumplings and bone marrow at sweetgrass aboriginal bistro in the byward market.

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    1. re: ingloriouseater
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      kristoronto Aug 17, 2011 05:39 AM

      Thanks sounds intriguing.

      1. re: kristoronto
        ingloriouseater Aug 17, 2011 06:28 AM

        it was very good, especially the dumplings....i also enjoyed domus which is across the street from sweetgrass....

        http://www.sweetgrassbistro.ca

        http://www.domuscafe.ca

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      ceebee1 Aug 17, 2011 10:25 AM

      Unfortunately, Sweetgrass is closed - according to a blog by a local food writer, the future is uncertain as the owners are looking for investors.

      That area of Ottawa is the ByWard Market - lots of good restos there: Domus, Play, Navarra, Chez Lucien, French Baker (breakfast), Benny's Bistro.

      West of the downtown core, I really like Wellington Gastropub.

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      Sweetgrass
      108 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M6, CA

      Domus
      85 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M5, CA

      Navarra
      93 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M5, CA

      Benny's Bistro
      119 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M5, CA

      Chez Lucien
      137 Murray St, Ottawa, ON K1N5M7, CA

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        ingloriouseater Aug 17, 2011 12:00 PM

        that is sad....they were always busy when i was in town

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