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The Scone Witch

150 Elgin Street | With Entrance on Gloucester, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B2, Canada
+1 613-232-2173
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (48 reviews)
“scones” (423 reviews)
“vanilla cream” (17 reviews)
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150 Elgin Street | With Entrance on Gloucester, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B2, Canada
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Bought scones here for a midsize day meeting (60 people or so) and the service was amazing. Called a few days ahead and they set aside several dozen fresh scones of different kinds for me to pick up the morning of the meeting. These are...More

Thank Mat_Cope
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The shop had a long line for food but it went fast. Even if it had taken a long time it would have been worth it.. The scones come in a variety of flavors and toppings, All I tried were very tasty. The eggs and...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Had brunch at the Scone Witch. I had the small breakfast with a scone, filled with scrambled eggs, ham and cheese. The cheddar scone was light and flaky and the scrambled eggs creamy with lots of ham and cheese. The plate was nicely decorated with...More

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Scones are decent, but expensive. I bought a sconewich, and didn’t know until biting into it that it had dijon on it. I hate dijon, so it ruined the sandwich for me. Just my personal taste. Before ordering a sconewich I recommend asking what comes...More

Thank Booklady28
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Scone Witch came highly recommended by a co worker of mine. So a few friends and I ventured to Ottawa for a few days & had try I️t. WOW...fresh, crumbly, moist, beautiful sconewiches. We had tried a number of them and all were fantastic. Unfortunately...More

Thank drej_dot_com
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast at scone witch for the first time this weekend. I ordered at the front counter the Mediterranean breakfast. My plate arrived not long after. It was simple but tasty. My plate came with eggs, fruits and a scone. It was tasty....More

Thank Karine C
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

First time here as a local. Busy on a Saturday at 11am, not much seating. Apparent 30 minute wait for "anything with eggs" was only 5 minutes, woohoo! Got a nice $15 brekkie, choice of scone with jam, scrambled eggs with ham topping (other topping...More

Thank Double_L80
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We were visiting from Texas on my birthday and went into have lunch... hours online were until 4pm but when we arrived a few minutes before 2 it said three... no big deal, we had an hour. The people ahead of us in line ordered...More

1  Thank verrs
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Dropped in to pick up breakfast while staying at a nearby hotel. Sandwiches made on homemade scones...breakfast with eggs, ham and cheese etc. Maybe a bit overpriced, but delicious.

Thank HJEO
Reviewed 30 December 2017

wonderful place for breakfast or brunch. scones are exceptional, big variety of them, toppings and jams. it was a bit of mixing between our two orders, but otherwise i would suggest this place for perfect hearty breakfast.

Thank Dagaz11
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18 July 2017|
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Response from CyndeeLaw | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I buy scones to go whenever I can. The caveat is to get there early because they can run out of scones by the end of lunch. They even offer to see frozen scones that you can bake at home.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Elgin Street | With Entrance on Gloucester, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-2173
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