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Japanese Village

) #460 of 2,228 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ Japanese, Asian
170 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V5, Canada
+1 613-236-9519
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible7%
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“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
170 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V5, Canada
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

First time going to Japanese Village Restaurant. Teppanyaki Grill dinner was delicious. It's a great place for couples, families and groups. Restaurant décor was beautiful, too.

Thank Family_Traveller65
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Our family has been going to this restaurant for over 20 years and the food is always delicious! Great fun to have cooking and fire in front of you and the ginger and sesame sauces make the fish and meat dishes. Highly recommend for a...More

Thank BeaverOttawa
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited other Japanese restaurants in other cities we thought we would introduce our two children to this unique dinner experience as having the chef cook the meal in front of you can be very entertaining - or so our experience at other establishments has...More

Thank chris_rooke
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I love this place! Great for couples, and groups. Sit around the grill and watch them cook up your food in front of you. Best part - you aren't RUSHED! The meal is spread out over 1.5 - 2 hours? First salad, then shrimp, rice,...More

Thank Lynsey P
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We've been coming here about once a year, it's a fun dining option as a group! The steak is consistently good but I noticed this time, the menu seemed pared down and I was disappointed there was no soup. The meal was tasty, but somehow...More

Thank mroseem
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with my father his gf and my partner for steak. Had a great time. Some of the chefs seem bored but ours was fun and made lots of jokes. They have a great house sauce. The shrimp scallop and lobster was also amazing...More

Thank Brandon P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Seafood and steaks done at your table on the grill with flair and humor. Lots of choice, shrimp, scallops, steaks, salmon, chicken etc... Fresh veggies done on the grill, mushrooms, zucchini, onions etc... Limited wine list but Saki and nice cold beer. Service is prompt,...More

Thank IntSommelier
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I go to this place on a regular basis. I am amazed at how much I still like it as much as I did on my very time time. Food consistantly taste the same and food is very fresh. Be sure to ask for their...More

Thank Josee L
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Recently went back to Japanese Village for a business lunch and took 18 staff for a special luncheon. While the food was very good, we were so disappointed that the chefs preparing the food at both our tables had absolutely no interaction with us. No...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Looking forward to this for months. Only turn 50 and travel across the country to spend it with your oldest friend once.....Wish we'd chosen anywhere else. Not busy on the Thursday night before the long weekend, at least not when we were there, yet service...More

Thank Skippy510109
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-236-9519
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