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Corazon De Maiz Mexican Food

55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortilla soup” (12 reviews)
“burrito” (43 reviews)
“tostadas” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was excited to go here based on the review, but I was a huge disappointment. The food looks great but it is tasteless and small! Do not waste your money here, go somewhere else and get your money's worth.

Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped through on my way to the Art Gallery, based on reviews, and was not disappointed. Although there is a bit of a line-up (as the burritos and quesadillas are grilled before serving) it was definitely worth the wait! Loved the chicken burrito! Also worth...More

Thank CalgaryTraveller5
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A must try if you're in Ottawa and looking for authentic Mexican. I have tried it over 10 times and always consistently great! Exploding with flavour and their homemade hot sauces you can try them all!

Thank Christine3131
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

As a Mexican living in Ottawa, I was very happy to find real Mexican food. Everybody was super friendly and it reminded me of home. I'll go back for sure!! Viva Mexico!!!

1  Thank RealVictoriaJim
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It's all fantastic. Enthusiastic and professional culinary artists. Authentic, Authentic, Authentic...Try for yourself

Thank Radop211
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Every time I go to Corazon de Maiz Their is a lineup. A good sign of good food. This cozy restaurant is owned and operated by a young Mexican couple. The food has the real taste of Mexico, even if it has been adapted to...More

Thank EnriqueA25
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Leslie and I went to Corazon De Maiz for a late lunch last summer during our trip to Canada. We fell in **love** with their food. Their an authentic Mexican spot that has so many varieties of hot sauces. It's also so nice that the...More

Thank Matthew David R... R
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This is the kind of place you stop at for a quick bite. There are two or three tables and seats at the counter. I love their soft tacos with either chicken or beef. Get an order of three and you're good to go; it's...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Had a late lunch here several days ago and this place never disappoints. I ordered the pork tacos and the tacos were full of flavour and with the addition of the diablo salsa, very spicy. Ottawa for years has not had great Mexican food, but...More

Thank Stirling B
Reviewed 20 December 2016

After living in Mexico for a few years it is aways hard to find the proper Mexican dish, I found it on holidays in Ottawa. Former I would go back and eat here. Delcious

Thank Just-Cope
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Do they have real Mexican queso? Like you get at a Mexican restaurant in the American South?
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 - 17:30
11:30 - 17:30
11:30 - 17:30
11:30 - 17:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613-244-1661
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