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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” (402 reviews)
“pastry” (219 reviews)
“fried dough” (123 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
Fast food, Canadian
69 George St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Yes, they’re not cheap and the line-ups are a pain, but not much better than a fresh, hot beaver tail on a cold snowy day. My fave is cinnamon, sugar and a splash of lemon, but my husband loved the raspberry jam. Definitely a treat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Edith K
Reviewed 4 days ago

My favourite pastries, a mandatory treat for all my downtown shopping trips. The cinnamon flavour is absolutely perfect for all seasons.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cbOttawa2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beaver tails are a treat any time of the day or night. Sweet dough stretched out flat, fried and then covered in well my favourite is cinnamon sugar and lemon juice. But there are other options to numerous to mention. So when you’re in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank donnad596
Reviewed 4 days ago

We don't want to .....but absolutely have to. Stopping by the Byward for Beaver Tails is a must for any visitor. And if you don't know what a Beaver Tail is think: Warm - delicious - sweet - pull apart pastry - that melts in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank azahunting
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beaver tails amazing would give it a higher reveiew if it was inside so i didnt have to freeze.The cinimon and bread is perfect.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank grownuptrunks
Reviewed 4 days ago

Delicious! Rapidly prepared and served with a smile. I recommend the Kilaloe Sunrise. Outdoor prepare and serve these in the Byward market, at Tanger Outlets, and of course on the canal during winterlude.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 336nareshd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you ever come to Ottawa you must have a beaver tail! They are so delicious and yummy. It’s important to have! I’d start with the original then you can work your way up! Delicious!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happy1232013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went there with my sister who has never had a beaver tail before. She came all the way from Calgary Alberta and she had a banana hazelnut and absolutely loved it. My favorite is the sugar or the garlic and cheese. You will not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cshrews1
Reviewed 4 days ago

And this is the best place to taste it. Winter in Ottawa equals... Beavertails!!! BeaverTails at the Byward Market is one of Ottawa's traditional shacks to visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Truecanada
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were walking by and not intending on stopping until I saw the special - a pumpkin beavertail. It was a delicious mix of spicy sweet pumpkin with cream on top of a hot flat beavertail shaped donut. We also tried the cheese and garlic...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kezza501
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 5
Fast food, Canadian
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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