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The Senate Sports Tavern and Eatery

#140 of 2,256 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$American, ,
33 Clarence Street K1N 5M4, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-695-5523
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
33 Clarence Street K1N 5M4, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

March Madness and St Patty's Day collided at The Senate for a boisterous, romping good time. Good beer, good grub, good fun. A buzzer shot to win by Michigan and the bar erupted. Great sports atmosphere!

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place offers a great sports bar atmosphere. They offer a acceptable selection of draft beer. The only hiccup is that they kinda forgot to bring me the food they ordered. Our neighbor at the bar, who was a staff member off shift, had the...More

Thank Sunny_g1234567890
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Living in Ottawa for almost 20 years, there are two options, pub or club. The Senate Tavern has seperated themselves from both those categories. With unique ingredients to distinguish themselves away from the "pub grub" and make themselves, not only Canadian, but an Ottawa favourite....More

Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Great place to hangout and in our case this past Dec week end we went there to thaw out after a very boring and cold classic hockey game at Landsdowne Park. The place was within walking distance and a bit further away from the park...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Service was awesome, everyone was very polite, engaging and treated you like you were their only customer when at your table! Wings were tasty and beer selection was plentiful. Walk-able distance from downtown or Lansdowne!

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Called in just grab a quick ale and was attracted by many sports on tv. Well worth the visit, not overcrowded and decided to have a meal. Great value so highly recommended

Thank charles r
Reviewed 3 May 2017

took shuttle from bar to Senators game. Great value and good fun . worth it as the arena is almost 40 minute drive from town. Try the Fish and Chips

Thank Billy S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I love coming to this place to watch a hockey game! I've never had the food but it's a great place to grab a beer and watch the game since the atmosphere is very casual and the Senate is full of fans!

Thank bakpaka2016
Reviewed 29 April 2017

In Ottawa for business and The Senate was recommended by hotel for a place to watch the Raptor's game. The ambiance/feel was great; lots of TVs so no seat is a bad seat. Most impressive part for me was there were 2 girls running the...More

Thank 68travels
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I've been there a couple of times for Sens and football games and have always been impressed with the bar. I went there last night for Seinfeld trivia night with some friends and had a blast. I split the tavern platter with a friend and...More

Thank macmccaffrey6
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Questions & Answers
10 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Steve R | Property representative |
We don't serve breakfast. Sorry.
25 September 2015|
Response from Steve R | Property representative |
If you are referring to the NFL Sports Package, YES!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Clarence Street K1N 5M4, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-695-5523
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