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Nate's Deli Express

Canadian, Fast food, Delicatessen
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6 Antares Dr | Hunt Club, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 8A9, Canada
+1 613-225-2982
07:30 - 15:30
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Best for take out but there are a few tables. Nate's is well known across North America for it's smoked meat ( over 40 years). Many people in Florida know the name. Prices are great food is the best. There is no décor.

Thank John H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

every thing wa samazing there! really fast service really nice staff and alot of food opitions. I like to go at lunch but sometimes busy! I recomend anybody to go there. better then Dunns and better location. if you feel for something sweet there are brownie and chocolat bars and there are milk and juices. I always buy the take... More 

Thank nour h
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

amazing staff! the best smoked meat i have tasted in my life! really busy at lunch but worth it! comfy spot and feel at home! good location!

Thank nour h
Ottawa, Canada
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89 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

I didn't taste any smoke flavor or any flavor at all here. Why is it that both Montreal and Toronto have amazing smoke meat restaurants and Ottawa has none? I was starving and thought twice about eating the other half of my sandwich. When I started eating it there was a piece of smoked meat that I couldn't even chew,... More 

Thank haajet
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130 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I gone to this express lunch location many times, Recently have attended two different occasions and have had quick enjoyable lunches. I had the smoked meat platter with my brother and we both enjoyed our lunch. Both of us commented that the sandwich was not like the Dunn's Montreal Jumbo smoked meat we grew up with, but enjoyable just the... More 

Thank Jane_Randy
Ottawa, Canada
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

I was there to celebrate the seasons with friends. As we are all busy, we chose sparks street, lunch hour break. The service was really good, I also enjoyed the Malbec, but the salads could be better.

Thank estelalutero
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171 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Found this by a groupon which I decided to try since I loved the original Nates. The express is well hidden in the business park. It is as good as the original. Not much space in the joint and it closes early but I recommend it.

Thank Drew S
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

My girlfriend and I stumbled upon this place while visiting Ottawa and trying to find some lunch. The food was very nice and it was great value for money, I had a smoked meat sandwich which was very nice and highly recommended and my girlfriend had a chicken Caesar salad which she also recommends. The service was also very good... More 

Thank HereticBalloon
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

We decided to try Nates Express with a Groupon. Of the four of us, three ordered breakfast and one ordered lunch. The breakfasts were the worst we've had in Ottawa. At $5, the standard breakfast might have been priced fairly except that Nates Express was a fast food establishment with self service at a cash. After we received our meals,... More 

1 Thank J S
Gatineau, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2012

Nate's is a great spot for lunch if you are in the neighbourhood. The food is excellent and the service is good and friendly. It is a spin off of a long standing restaurant in lower town that had closed. It had a very good name then and for a little place it still does.

3 Thank Max Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Fast food, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Antares Dr | Hunt Club, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 8A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-225-2982

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?