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Beaver Tails Pastries

69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
+1 613-241-1230
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“snails” (345 reviews)
“pastry” (193 reviews)
“fried dough” (111 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Fast food, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed today

Yummy is all I can say! Absolutely delicious and mouth watering treat that brings smiles. Always fresh from the fryer with fresh squeezed lemon juice - the original is my favourite.

Thank sheilawatters2018
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

They’re good but not good enough to consider them tasty. They are different flavors, maple as well, but for me was to fatty and oily.

Thank Daniela A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nothing says donut better than a beaver tail in the market. It’s deep fried donut taste on a plate sized offering is the thing to do when you need it. Good service, never a line, yumm

Thank Doug P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nothing better than a nice warm Beavertail! So many different varieties, like warm apple and cinnamon, or hazelnut, etc. A truly Canadian Delicacy!! Yummy!!!

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having been recommended this place it was hard to turn down the stall once I had seen what the other customers had bought! Varied toppings and they also state calorie intake (which is really helpful to support choices) 100% go for it!

Thank Clo30IOW
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The kids wanted to try Ottawa’s famous desert. They chose the special addition birthday cake tail. They both enjoyed it. Large enough to share.

Thank FiveStarPrincessDoes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Couldn't stop once you start. We had the banana and chocolate - delicious. Like I've said couldn't resist so ordered another one - butter maple syrup with chocolate - it just gets better. After shopping, went back again for the third time - butter maple...More

Thank Space_Bunny_Dolphin
Reviewed 4 days ago

hold on the tail is a pastry!!!!! 55 years old born here in Ottawa a must see and tasted not telling you what it is but is a must if your visit Ottawa

Thank Frank f
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Canadian beaver tail never disappoints! We visited over the Civic long weekend and it was not overly busy. The only drawback was the seating was limited for this place in Byward Market.

Thank C S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always a good experience when at Beaver Tails, I like the No. 9 cinnamon with lemon. It's nice to people watch and experience the Byward Market while enjoying one of their delicious pastries, it's become tradition if in the area. More table would be my...More

Thank Sandra P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 5
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-1230
Freshly prepared to order, hand stretched pastries served with your choice of sweet or savory toppings. Hot and Cold Beverages available
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