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Courtyard Restaurant

21 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
+1 613-241-1516
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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21 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted a one stop shop for our wedding that did not mean we had to scrimp on our vision. The team at the Courtyard, along with the vendors they work with, did a great job of making planning the wedding easy and as stress...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a fabulous night for us. We had a wonderful time and my guests thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Everything was wonderful - the food, the drink, the decor, the service. Everything. Two things drew me to Courtyard - the quality of the food and the...More

Thank blackbird992018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had another trip planned to Ottawa and got another chance to dine at the Courtyard Restaurant which I must say is one of my favourite restaurants in Ontario, The chef is amazing there. Everything item we choose was made with fresh local ingredients and...More

Thank lQ7772YW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here recently for a business dinner. Had a great meal, service was great. Short rib was great. Others were worried it would be too difficult to find, it was fine. Google Maps was accurate.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I always look forward to any chance we have to eat at The Courtyard. It is easily one our favourite restaurants in town. Granted, we're a biased as we were married here a couple of years ago and were so happy with...More

Thank Banerixat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided on Courtyard for a more upscale brunch option. Interesting set menu options. My friend choice option 1. I had the other. Food was only slightly warmer than the space. My mushroom toast was bland. Th mushrooms to toast ratio was way off. More is...More

Thank tsdviii
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We had a wedding at the Courtyard Restaurant, and the experience was outstanding! It is a beautiful intimate venue with stone walls and high ceilings. The staff is very professional and trustworthy. The atmosphere and overall experience was outstanding. We will cherish the memories for...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We were married as a part of the 'Vendors for Vows' day on Feb 12, 2018. It was our first time at the Courtyard Restaurant, but certainly won't be our last. Although we don't reside in Ottawa, it is worth the trip to dine in...More

Thank JohnFingerman
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We were married at the Courtyard Restaurant this past Monday and it was a memory we will cherish all of our lives. Cynthia was our Events Coordinator and we would highly recommend her. The staff was so pleasant and really made the evening special. All...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 5 February 2018

After exploring several options for wedding venues in Ottawa, we selected Courtyard Restaurant and couldn't have been happier. Cynthia, the Courtyard Event Coordinator, personally worked with us to answer our questions and offer valuable suggestions. Communication was excellent and resulted in a stress-free period leading...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-1516
For over 35 years our fine cuisine and charming atmosphere have made us a favorite destination for special events, family gatherings and corporate occasions. Experience downtown Ottawa dining at its best!
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