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Mekong Restaurant

#855 of 2,236 Restaurants in Ottawa}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
637 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5K3, Canada
+1 613-237-7717
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crispy beef” (15 reviews)
“green peppers” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
637 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5K3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Long time customers over 18 years and for the first time so disappointed in the signature dishes. Went tonight ordered our regular favourites but noticed that their signature crispy beef dish was different colour and flavour not bad mind you but not Mekong as we...More

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fact that they let me modify the special was a pleasant surprise. The food was really tasty and the service outstanding!

Thank Peter_Bomberg
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We totally enjoyed every scrumptious thing we were served (with a big smile and helpful input ). I watched other dishes being served to other clients and have already made my choice to try the next visit. I would have given it a total 5...More

Thank Gail D
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My wife and I had dinner. We had not been to the Mekong for a couple of years, so many choices in China town. I must say, that I was disappointed since our memories were much better. The service was prompt and efficient. However our...More

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 23 February 2017

From the outside, looks run down. From the inside - still looks run down. BUT the food is excellent. Had the won ton soup. May be the best I've ever had. The pork won tons were fantastic. There were 7 at the table so we...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 21 February 2017

our 2nd visit to MEKONG -- had a great tale upstairs, they were very busy, but still great food and service- oneof our fave dishes was not as good as first time, but understandable -they were busy.

Thank Tina F
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I recently went to Mekong with my colleagues to celebrate a co-worker's retirement (he loves Mekong and is a regular customer there). As a vegetarian, I knew that it was going to be difficult to find something to eat on the menu; Chinese food is...More

1  Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Delivery was 30 minutes later than they said, well over an hour, and they forgot several dishes. Then they failed to answer phone despite my dialing them repeatedly, so I also got ripped from, paying for dishes we never got. Not a reliable place to...More

2  Thank Ian W
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Went for a late lunch - ordered several dishes. So fresh, and very authentic taste. The service was great too. Highly recommend!

Thank T1623
Reviewed 16 November 2016

As an Asian, when I want the real thing, I"ll pop next door to Jadeland or another grubby but authentic hole nearby. When I'm with the uninitiated and particular eater who knows little about real Asian fare, I take them to the Mekong. Inevitably they,...More

1  Thank Mt N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-237-7717
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