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Green Papaya Restaurant

256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
+1 613-231-8424
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
“coconut rice” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

The food was great, served very quickly, and the portion sizes were also fine. Not a lot of people there at lunch time, and the decor is a little bit tacky, but you are confident of getting well presented food with good flavour and a...More

Thank wsekem
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I have eaten here several times now and have always enjoyed their meals. The décor is traditional Thai and quite nice. Not only do you get a good choice of Thai dishes, they are all very tasty (I have tried most of them!) and are...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

I went with a friend on Sept 21 for dinner. We were both hungry and they offered a "special" for $30 that appealed; it had soup, an eggroll, and about 5 additional dishes including curry, beef, rice, etc. It tempted us and we had it....More

1  Thank Rosemary3333
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The decor bring you away, the staff is dressing Thai style , the food is delicious The coconut rice is a must , the dishes are full of subtil flavours, this is one of our favorite places to eat while in Gatineau but the two...More

Thank Canela T
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The Green Papaya still has an attractive interior — but that's the most positive statement that can be made about it. Once its name was synonymous with quality Thai food in Ottawa, but over the years it has deteriorated badly. The other night, we decided...More

Thank travelling1935
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have eaten there several times and I always go back. Excellent food, portions and service! Presenting a beautiful décor and ambiance!

Thank Denyse M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have visited this local several times and am never disappointed with the food. The Tom Yum soup is especially good. Nice decor and friendly staff. Parking on Preston is always an issue,

Thank Ally T
Reviewed 11 May 2017

the food is always good ...portions a wee bit on the small side but value is there.......parking is a bit of a problem but worth a try

Thank carol w
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We were at the Preston Street location for lunch. The place had been recommended to us about 6 months earlier, by someone who knew we liked Thai food. They open for lunch at 11:30 AM and we arrived about 11:50. When we walked in we...More

Thank OttawaHappyTraveller
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Food is good and the atmosphere is great. If only the manager was a little more accommodating, it would have turned out to be a great evening for the six of us. The patio is nice - sitting in Quebec you can look over the...More

Thank HariA1950
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-231-8424
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