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Taylor's Genuine Food and Wine Bar - CLOSED

1091 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4, Canada
+1 613-730-5672
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“arctic char” (10 reviews)
“cornish hen” (5 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
1091 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

While Taylor's is a bit of a way from the city core, it is worth the trip by taxi for the food. Three of us enjoyed vegetarian, fish and duck and all were excellent. I'm picky about my fish but it was done to perfection....More

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

This small restaurant only has 20 seats or so inside but offers excellent food and service. The menu is short but has a good range. Four of us had dinner last night after the theater and all enjoyed our main courses: lamb shank, arctic char,...More

Thank Peter k
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Picked Taylor's for an anniversary dinner and it was a good choice. It's a small, open place with a view of the kitchen. We sat at the chef's table and could watch the food being prepared. The Service was excellent, the server was very knowledgeable...More

Thank NorthernguyCanada
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the patio with a girlfriend, we each had two appetizers and it was exactly the right amount of food. Incredibly flavourful and a great wine list too!

Thank L_MOttawa
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Small restaurant with some outdoor seating too. Informed staff. Truly enjoyed the cool cucumber asparagus soup on the hot day we visited. The pork tenderloin had a crunchy pepper and fennel crust but was moist and tender inside and was served with a warm Dijon...More

Thank Wapiti53
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The food presentation is excellent and artistic, the salads are great. I loved their fritata and was sad to note they did not have this anymore in their lunch menu. I had the smoked fish and it was too dry and tough - was probably...More

Thank quelinda2015
Reviewed 17 May 2016

My husband and I had always wanted to eat at Taylor's, and finally after almost six years we made it!! I must say that the food did not disappoint - my husband had the pork, special of the day, and I had the Cornish hen....More

Thank gripbic45
Reviewed 9 April 2016

John Taylor's previous restaurant, Domus in the Byward Market, was a highly respected fixture on the Ottawa restaurant scene for many years. He has mentored many local chefs who have gone on to succeed in their own right (Salt, Fauna, Fraser Cafe). To my knowledge,...More

Thank Zingho
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Taylor's is located on Bank Street in south Ottawa outside the central core of the city but well worth the effort to get there. It was established by a couple with restaurant experience. The decor is simple and unpretentious but the atmosphere is warm and...More

Thank BobbyFair
Reviewed 15 February 2016

service was excellent, décor could use a little lift, music was great: not a fan of open kitchens but this was ok. the food was very fresh and tasty . I especially loved the dipping oil for the bread. the cauliflower soup was probably the...More

Thank desjard
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1091 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-730-5672
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