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The Wellington Diner

#245 of 2,256 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$American, ,
1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
+1 613-798-7800
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“home fries” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great lunch at the Diner and will definitely be visiting again. The prices are reasonable and the food is quality. I will say the portions are pretty big so make sure you are hungry when you visit.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a long-time vegetarian, I've eaten here several times and I've had a different meal every time. The menu selection for vegetarians is great, and all of the meals I've had have been excellent!

Thank Tom161209
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and great food. Very happy! We came in right at 7:30 and everything was spot on. Thanks!

Thank Zachjackmom
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Our visit to Ottawa yielded some gems. This is part of our whirlwind weekend. Seeing our cousins and having a great meal with them at the Wellington Diner with its fun décor and friendly staff. The prices were reasonable, and the milkshakes are thick and...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Nice breakfast, noisy busy pub setting. Great homies. Sausage remeniscent of Scotland. Recommended for a nice big breakfast.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Lineup out the door on Sundays is a given for this place but not really before 11:00. The service was friendly and the food is great- overall a good spot for brunch.

Thank Neil38
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Staples and specials, large portions, just simply DELIGHTFUL. We were served by a competent career waitress, substitutions handled easily, food arrived, no mistakes, properly prepared, hot, delivered to correct people. With a little chit-chat, pleasant, informative. Owner on site, ensures proper operation, attention to detail....More

Thank John C
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Our family visited The Wellington Diner for brunch after my grandson’s Christmas concert. We had three very young children with us, a party of 6. The server escorted us upstairs to a corner booth so we virtually had the area to ourselves, which we appreciated...More

Thank Cat S
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I love the Wellington Diner - having eaten here many times over the years. The ambiance is great, and it’s a comfortable place to go solo, on a date, or with friends. I particularly love the Eggs Bennys - whether classic or some concoction they...More

Thank amflhu88
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The Wellington Diner is an overall pretty average diner. The decor is probably the only thing that really stands out about it. The first time I went, the food was great and the staff was attentive. Unfortunately, the most recent time I went, the food...More

1  Thank Meaghan P
Bellytalk, Owner at The Wellington Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

So first there's a facebook review, then a Google & then a TripAdvisor review.. How bad were the chicken wings..? I can't buy better wings as they are the best Brazilian wings you can buy... Sorry we may have had an impromptu inspection during your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-798-7800
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