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Cora's Breakfast & Lunch

#141 of 2,253 Restaurants in Ottawa
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American, Vegetarian Friendly
179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
+1 613-241-7642
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“crepes” (20 reviews)
“french toast” (13 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
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Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a quick business meeting over breakfast. Waitress was friendly and service was excellent. The portions are generous. This was my first time there and I will definitely go back again

Thank firerescue6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Is it only me who always has the impression of not getting he's money's worth at a breakfast place ? Maybe it's the laziness of the morning that prevents me from cooking a homemade breakfast more often... but how difficult is it to cook eggs,...More

Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We were quite a large group, 17 hockey players as well as staff and their parents. The waiter we had took all our orders and didn't write a single thing down. He got all our orders right. Just amazing to have that kind of service.

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Visited Cora’s after a friend’s recommendation. Was the first stop my friend and I made after a 3h bus ride. We were hungry and tired, then we were greeted by the servers so warmly. It was great. Menu, as reviewed by everyone else, is spoiling...More

Thank LaksmiCahyady
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Everytime when we are going to Cora for breakfast, it's always been a pleasant experience. The service is fast and attentive, we don't need to ask but the waitress will refill your coffee all the time, it's a really nice value for a breakfast meal,...More

Thank jessica195768
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This place has a big following and so I was hoping for that classic diner experience - you know, booths, the font, happy days on the juke box and classic north american/canadian fare. The server was good although she did take a while to take...More

1  Thank Stevescnt
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve seen Cora’s everywhere since I got to Canada - but this was my first experience. It took me AGES to decide what to eat from the immense menu and everything sounded so good! I ended up getting the eggs Bénédicte which I sort of...More

Thank 2efc2
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I didn't realize this was a chain until I read some of the other reviews here. Line was quick for us to get in. I like the open concept kitchen where you can see what's going on back there as they cook your breakfast. They...More

1  Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 29 October 2017

All kinds of basic breakfast foods with all kinds of enhancements. And lots of fresh fruit as sides! Busy, busy, busy place, although we didn't have to wait for a table - but did see a line forming when we left. Our waiter provided very...More

Thank Sara T
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time here. A huge range of dishes; spoilt for choice! Big portions, welcoming and friendly staff. Quick and smiley service, a good introduction to Canadian style breakfasts. Couldn't fault anything really!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-7642
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