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Fraser Cafe

7 Springfield Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1M 1C8, Canada
+1 613-749-1444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (85 reviews)
“smoked trout” (15 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Springfield Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1M 1C8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A little way out from central Ottowa but really worth seeking out. Had the most delicious pork chop in a light curry sauce with asparagus. Great service and selection beers and a lively atmosphere. Need to book ahead.

Thank Julian C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Business meeting so I couldn’t take pictures - place is small but intimate not too tight. Food is delicious and well prepared. I had the smoked trout which was so subtle and tender. BUT someone in my party has the Pad Thai noodles and they...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed our lunch after luckily stumbling across this smallish, charming restaurant. Excellent food, attentive staff. Parking is a bit of a challenge, but worth the effort. Definitely recommend!

Thank summersailor1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a treat. Innovative. Tasty. Highest quality. Keep coming back. Small but excellent menu. Local produce featured.

Thank Resto613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went last night for my birthday. It was such an incredible meal I am so surprised I have not been there before. Started with charcuterie board and finished off with the pork. Everything was seasoned to perfection. I highly recommend everyone to try this...More

Thank Lyabar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular food and service was outstanding. The staff were extremely accommodating. I can’t rave enough about our scrumptious meals that we all had. Cheery, polite and very attentive staff. The wine pairings were amazing. The show stopper was our incredible mouthwatering desserts. The flavours and...More

2  Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

July 2018: 1 star for disrespectful waitress. We went for lunch, a group of 8, no reservations and no expectations either. No tables were available so we asked if we could sit at the bar, a waiter said yes. As we start settling at the...More

9  Thank Oriana N
RossFraser, Owner at Fraser Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your review is an inaccurate depiction of the hospitality offered by our establishment, and we are truly saddened that this is your perception of Fraser Café. While every effort is made to accommodate space for our walk in guests, this isn’t always possible and oftentimes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another superb meal (except the macaroons which were to hard but when the waiter asked and we explained he immediately took them off the bill, so he both got a great tip and we left very happy). The Fois Gras was superb as was the...More

Thank Peter_Bomberg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

noise level was high, but at noonish time that was OK, as everyone was enjoying themselves and the service was good. The meal (that's why we were there), was very good and the menu was on the ball for Summer time.. Ewan Forteath.

Thank rothwellpainting
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lunch ,dinner, brunch..menu is very creative and visually interesting and always excellent The only negative is that always very busy,and can be noisy and difficult for conversation Pleasant an d friendly staff..

Thank jphannes
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Ania Z
27 May 2017|
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Response from Henry S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't honestly answer that. I like veggie dishes but am not vegetarian nor, for sure, vegan.
18 January 2017|
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Response from Yolanda A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a small parking at the back
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27 November 2016|
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Response from RossFraser | Property representative |
I am sorry, but we are closed the 24th, 25th and 26th of December.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Springfield Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1M 1C8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-749-1444
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