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Green Papaya Restaurant

256 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7R5, Canada
+1 613-231-8424
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
“gaeng” (3 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 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good service, great food, very fresh. I have been there many times and will go several more times, the food is delicious! Nice place for a group of people, parking available which is good for a restaurant on Preston!

Thank Maude G
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Pad Ki Mow was spicy and flavourful. I like Thai food and this was a solid choice. Nice atmosphere and good service. I'd definitely go back.

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I am usually very happy with the food from here. The green curry chicken is my favorite and I order it at least 2x a month. I ventured out a bit and ordered crispy beef this time and was so upset when I took a...More

Thank EatDrink M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
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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