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Cora's Breakfast & Lunch

) #193 of 2,233 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ , American, Gluten Free Options
179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
+1 613-241-7642
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“crepes” (30 reviews)
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Canadian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Really good food. There is something for everyone. The service was good with friendly servers. Open early and in walking distance from many downtown hotels (Les Suites, Novatel, Crown Plaza to name a few)

Thank J1124YJsandraa
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a quaint restaurant right on Rideau street, with delicious food and good service. Meals were fresh and served promptly by friendly staff. The prices are very good for he quality of the meal you get.

Thank Gord C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

First time at Cora in Ottawa, been several visits in Montreal. Menu is the same - only in english... ;-) Same good food with a lot of fresh fruit. A great start of the day.

Thank Frode R
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Fruits are key to their marketing strategy... but they ought to be sweet... I paid 13$ + for a bowl of yogurt and fruits. Bananas were not ripe, as usual. Other fruits were not sweet at all. All this leaves customers with a bitter taste....More

1  Thank Montreal_Canada2011
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Staying at Les Suites in Ottawa and decided to go out to Cora's for breakfast. There was a large group of 80 or more on a tour and they were just finishing as we came in. I had a quick breakfast of eggs and pea...More

Thank therivs
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Came here 3 days in a row for breakfast during our trip to Ottawa in January. The service was okay. Our orders were taken quickly and the actual food was cooked very fast as well. My only issue with this particular Cora's is that they...More

Thank Nemmii
Reviewed 16 February 2017

never disappointed, no matter what you order you get a big plate and the presentation on the plate is very good. The fruits are always fresh, the service each time has been very good. On the weekends there is mostly a line up but they...More

Thank stephenjolicoeur
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place service is always top shelf here! lots of coffee refills and prompt courteous wait staff. The presentation is always a great surprise and tasty as well.

Thank Thunderbuddy1
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the Cora for address 179 rideau street ottawa . Service is ok, food is good but much calories lol. Show pictures for you.

Thank 20,130,124
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Exactly what was called for on New Years morning. Luc, our waiter, was awesome. Always a bit of a line up but worth the wait.

Thank CanadaT-Bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-7642
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