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D&S Southern Comfort BBQ

) #322 of 2,232 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
6501 Russell Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1K0, Canada
+1 613-822-8652
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (60 reviews)
“wings” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Canadian
$$ - $$$
6501 Russell Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1K0, Canada
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Once the local watering hole, 'Kelly's Bar', back in the day and then a Biker, Stripper Bar this old hotel has been risen from the Ashes of Vice to become a Delight to the Plate, if you like REAL South Barbeque!! All meat is slow...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

D&S is located to the East of Ottawa and a bit of a drive. We all had the 50/50 Brisket and Pulled Pork with different sides. Brisket was tender and had good flavour. Pulled Pork was not overpowered with sauce. A wide variety of sides...More

Thank SpEHsideTraveller
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We are rib fanatics. We lived in the southern US and know the difference between smoked and BBQd pork ribs. That's why we wanted to visit D&S. it's about 70 km round trip from where we live but we made the trip nonetheless. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Bernard S
Reviewed 3 September 2016

and, in my opinion, not worth the drive. The ribs were very tough. We even had trouble cutting the ribs apart. The meat was quite tough. I am no ta fan of fall off the bone ribs but, the ribs we had were tough and...More

1  Thank Pete_Coach
Reviewed 23 August 2016

As a family we always celebrate birthdays out together. Our son picked D&S. Our first time and definitely met our needs. Spacious restaurant, good and pleasant service but most of all the food. Lots of it and was served hot and in a timely manner....More

Thank icecream0102
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We found D&S on the list of restaurants from the show You Gotta Eat Here, and oh my were they right! Fingerlicking BBQ everything! My only regret was not have room left for dessert.

Thank MissGeorgiana
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Excellent down-home comfort and food! A short jaunt from Ottawa, but if you like smoked and BBQ'd meat...you HAVE to eat here! The pulled pork is succulent! The brisket fantastic! We ordered and shared the platter of every meat they have...what a meal! Make sure...More

Thank Troy W
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Coming home from a small day trip we drove by D&S. I had mentioned that they had a brisket to die for(from past experience). One of the ladies always wanted to go to a smoke house to eat, so we turned around and went for...More

Thank Cindy7842
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went with friends as they said this restaurant was on "You gotta eat here" its a little way out of Ottawa 20 minutes or so - too warm to sit outside so we had a choice of the restaurant side or bar very laid back...More

Thank Rosie778
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I absolutely love D&S! Lovely food, unique menu with perfectly cooked ribs, wings, you name it.....Their smoked cheesecake is amazing too you have to check it out

Thank Candace B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6501 Russell Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-822-8652
  • E-mail
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