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The Wellington Diner

#206 of 2,260 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$American, ,
1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
+1 613-798-7800
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“home fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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

Reviewed 7 December 2017

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 7 December 2017 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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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