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Black Dog Bistro

) #1 of 18 Restaurants in Manotick ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
5540 Manotick Main St, Manotick, Ottawa, Ontario K4M 1A6, Canada
+1 613-692-3779
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
4 weeks ago
“Great food”
23 Mar 2017
“Super Service, good food: wish I had a better table!”
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Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5540 Manotick Main St, Manotick, Ottawa, Ontario K4M 1A6, Canada
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Reviews (243)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This Manotick staple is one of the finer dining places in the town outside of Ottawa. Don't let the name fool you, this place is serious about its food and offers up great eats from gastropub specials to higher end fusion cuisine. It is hard...More

Thank Jeffrey K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had steak tartar, scallops and calamari as share plates. All better than expected from a smaller place. Top notch quality and care with a cultured non-valley feel.

Thank HanlonFFT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to celebrate my cousin's birthday. This is a lively restaurant that serves great food. They have a great selection of specials and wines to try. We shared the calamari and charcuterie platter and three of us had the lamb shank special while...More

Thank mochalab
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food served here is delicious and the service equally excellent. We dined as a large extended family and couldn't have been treated better. Left with great memories.

Thank KieranG
Reviewed 12 May 2017

What a great find! Until today I had no idea where Manotick was. We enjoyed a great late lunch. We arrived just as huge groups of people were leaving which likely made for a more enjoyable and calmer time. Our waiter was fantastic. He was...More

Thank damrae
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Service is always top notch. Food is always good. the atmosphere is warm and inviting. always leave room for the desserts too good to pass.

Thank bellaluknexttime
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Hugely expanded - it was still a busy place for lunch today. The lunch special was reasonably priced and they quickly accommodated my request for a wrap over the bun. The beers on tap were varied - I enjoyed their Black Dog blend.

Thank Harold M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very popular, busy spot mid week - Book!! But we found it far too noisy, with the awful acoustics and music playing - everyone has too speak over the music and noise which makes it worse, poor staff. Food good, my salad was good, my...More

Thank 121bw
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We intend to move permanently to Manotick this year so decided to spend a couple of nights there to sample the delights of the town itself. The Black Dog is one of a few restaurants in the town. We booked in advance from the UK...More

1  Thank CheltenhamSteve
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Food and Service always excellent! Great restaurant for date night. Patio is nice in summer. Fireplace is great in winter.

Thank Jacqueline2768
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Should we make reservations for a Wednesday [April 19th] birthday lunch?
17 April 2017|
Response from Bonjours | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend that you do
Judith M
Do we need reservations for lunch ?
22 October 2016|
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Response from Krista Lea T | Reviewed this property |
It's iffy when they are open for lunch. We went a few times when we were there, and they said they were open but they were closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5540 Manotick Main St, Manotick, Ottawa, Ontario K4M 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa  >  Manotick
  • Phone Number: +1 613-692-3779
  • E-mail
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