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Highlander Pub

#104 of 2,248 Restaurants in Ottawa}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, ,
115 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X1, Canada
+1 613-562-5678
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“haggis” (16 reviews)
“colcannon” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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115 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X1, Canada
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Reviewed 7 January 2010

We ordered the haggis meal which was to include haggis, neeps and tatties with a "wee dram". I have picked-up dog excrement that had more texture than this haggis. It had no taste and was served with a mushroom whisky sauce which contained more sodium...More

1  Thank haggistoronto
Reviewed 18 November 2009

If you want typical pub fare go here. You could get the same anywhere really...

Thank starlaOttawa
Reviewed 14 October 2009

Poor custome service, very rude waitress! We ordered fish and chips and they were frozen inside! when we complained the rude waitress told to my face "too late, they do not change orders once an order is placed". Then they overcharged us for a big...More

1  Thank paliopedo
Reviewed 6 October 2009

We've been to the Highlander quite a few times, but likely would not return if it wasn't for PubStumpers trivia. The food is fine, but nothing special. The service is terrible (and we've had numerous different waiters/waitresses). And, the bathrooms always smell like mold.

Thank nfp147
Reviewed 24 August 2009

boy was the food a let down for me with my british heritaige

Thank trevor-wa
Reviewed 20 August 2009

Friendly service and surprisingly good fish and chips and chicken. The house brew is watery though

Thank tashadoll
Reviewed 17 February 2009

The food is simple as is the ambiance but the staff is great. We ate breakfast here every morning we were in Ottawa. Lots of food for VERY reasonable prices. Love the kilts! Oh, and watch out for the poridge police!

Thank DuffyDo
Reviewed 22 August 2008

We visited the Highlander in the evening of August 14th with relatives from Ireland. Upon our arrival we were greeted by a very friendly hostess who showed us to our seats on the patio. Moments later a dark haired waitress came to our table to...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2008

not too shabby-simple pub, decent food and lots 'scotch.

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Reviewed 19 May 2008

absolutely fabulous

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 16
Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-5678
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