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The Wellington Diner

#242 of 2,255 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$American, ,
1385 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
+1 613-798-7800
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“home fries” (11 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1385 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to the Wellington Diner since it opened in our neighborhood on a highly regular basis for some simple reasons, great food, good portion size, value for the money. This is a great place to enjoy all day breakfast as well as...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They serve a luscious bacon/cheese burger platter......hmmmm....hmmmm...good. I've eaten many entrees and breakfasts there. Love the service, and the atmosphere, it is just the best

Thank J F
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My daughter and I love the atmosphere... the food is tasty ...great portions and staff friendly. Will definitely go back

Thank warren1952
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The staff was extremely friendly and service was fast. For our table of five our meals were all brought out at the same time so none of us were kept waiting which is a bonus on the kitchen staff's timing. I had the Salisbury steak...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Lineup out the door on Sundays is a given for this place. The service was friendly and the food is great- overall a good spot for brunch.

Thank Neil38
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Super breakfast at low cost during the week here. Advantage is great service, sunshine window seats, and easy parking.

Thank Maureen C
Bellytalk, Owner at The Wellington Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to spread posivity and positive experiences.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We end up at The Diner every weekend for brunch either on Saturday or Sunday. This morning it was definitely not the pleasant experience it usually is. After waiting in line for 20 minutes the owner started yelling at the customers he wouldn't seat anyone...More

1  Thank Marthe956
Bellytalk, Owner at The Wellington Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

I respect your opinion but saying anyone was yelled at is more than stretching the truth. We don't seat tables unless the whole group is present and accountable to be sat which clearly wasn't the case. Was it? This is never yelled and the owner...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

A group of us from work went for breakfast. The diner was very busy and the waiters were great at making sure everyone got fed. I had the eggs benedict (The California Kid) - the food was hot and plentiful. A number of us commented...More

Thank joannepmurphy
Bellytalk, Owner at The Wellington Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in without a reservation on Saturday morning and were seated right away. The restaurant was busy, but our server quickly got us started with water and took our orders as soon as we were ready. The food arrived quickly and was a very good...More

Thank s24835
Bellytalk, Owner at The Wellington Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to spread positive energy and experiences.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1385 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-798-7800
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