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Cora's Breakfast & Lunch

#162 of 2,244 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%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (20 reviews)
“french toast” (13 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank Stevescnt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago 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!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing breakfast here. The service was good, wonderful environment and good food. Our waiters name was Chantal and she was so wonderful and serviceminded.

Thank ikram84
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Happy servers, delicious food, plenty of fruit with all breakfasts .... so hard to choose, need to visit often!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I really enjoyed my meal here and so did the others I was dining with. The portions were huge and accompanied by a large amount of fresh fruit.

Thank somegalfromcan
Reviewed 20 August 2017

visited this restaurant in ottawa during a family vacation. we were ten people, and had two double strollers. the service was great and the server truly served with a smile and passion. he was on the ball with it all, and when he forgot something...More

Thank Hussein J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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