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Beckta Dining & Wine

150 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L4, Canada
+1 613-238-7063
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (90 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (17 reviews)
“striploin” (38 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
150 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great heritage building in Ottawa that sat empty for over 5 years, and now attached to an office tower with rear access and parking available.From the moment we walked in the front door we were welcomed and made to feel at ease.Our table started with...More

Thank fgnadbun
Reviewed 3 days ago

The reception was very good, the decor and cleanness remarkable, the food very good and above all, the service and attention commendable. A few dish were not as one might expect and following our comments, it was replace by something different very respectfully of our...More

Thank Marcel N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beckta is located in an historic house on Elgin Street in the heart of downtown Ottawa (very easy walk from the Westin or Chateau Laurier). The restored home creates a unique and refined atmosphere with smaller tastefully decorated rooms. It has a real upscale feel...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and attentive service in a very beautiful setting. A very comprehensive wine list and a menu to please all palates. A very relaxing atmosphere which beckons you to come back on a regular basis.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing that strikes you as you enter Beckta is that it is in an old house completely surrounded by new construction right in the heart of Ottawa. This makes the setting for your meal unique. The house has been restored and offers a...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say how dissapointed I was with the tasting menu. This should be the chefs chance to show off. My husband and I went and ordered the opposites on the tasting menu. The brazino crudo, a type of bass was the best item on...More

Thank PAdrianaW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were celebrating our anniversary, and as we've done many times before, we decided on Beckta. Had it really been a year since our last visit? For those who haven't dined at Beckta, the location is fantastic. A Elgin street heritage building...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary here (I had warned the restaurant in advance) and as we sat down the staff handed us a hand written note of congratulations from the owner. Unlike so many restaurants these days, our table was quiet and...More

Thank Faience44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at the Beckta wine bar on July 21, 2018 to celebrate our 6 year anniversary. We were thrilled with the service we received from our server, Greg. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the menu and very helpful when making a wine selection....More

Thank Deanna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ottawa is a city that has many 'good' restaurants but few if any 'great' ones.That said, Beckta perhaps comes closest to the 'great' category. Many of the dishes feature a 'Canadian' component, so it is a good place to take out-of-country visitors. Situated in a...More

Thank Doge2017
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Donna D
24 June 2017|
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Response from ssotomayor | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both options
21 October 2016|
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Response from stevebeckta | Property representative |
While there are many dishes without gluten, the chef is also always happy to adapt most other dishes to avoid it. Please just mention your intolerance when booking your reservation.
5 September 2016|
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Response from stevebeckta | Property representative |
We would be honoured to have you and your baby in for lunch at Beckta. We have lots of areas to dine in, so if you are worried about disturbing other guests, we are happy to find a great table more out of the way if you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 75
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-238-7063
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Modern, seasonal fine dining restaurant and casual wine bar know for extraordinary hospitality and exciting food. Two distinct dining areas that cater to many different occasions: intimate experiences, business diners, fancy celebrations and casual visits.
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