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222 Lyon Tapas Bar

222 Lyon St N, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5V9, Canada
+1 613-238-0222
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (53 reviews)
“garlic shrimp” (8 reviews)
“croquettes” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
222 Lyon St N, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5V9, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

In spite of the very friendly staff, they really seem to want to be your friend, the service is slow and haphazard. Clients the staff seem to know get served first while you wait. But the real challenge here is the tapas. Anyone who has...More

Thank 657Jojo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very quaint and quiet place, this restaurant has a very good menu with. Service was very friendly.

Thank Marc F
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I was referred here by a friend - and this place did not disappointment. Service - great! There was just one server on and she handled everything great. Quick, prompt, and attentive with a full house. Food - delicious! We tried 8 or 9 different...More

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My wife and I went to this place for the first time with her best friend. We happened across it on Lyon and decided to try it out. First off we love sharing plates, tapas, small plates, whatever you wish to call it. To try...More

Thank jamiesJ4020IS
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Been going for over 10 years. I love that I walk in and most of the waitresses know me. Kathy, is my favourite. She is hilarious. The food is fantastic. I have tried everything in the menu and love it all. Favourites are the garlic...More

Thank LPH2015
Reviewed 14 January 2018

True spanish tapas. Food was great. Small and quaint. Seafood food was fantastic. Garlic shrimp and meatballs. Loved it. Eat here. Dessert was the best

Thank arnold s
Reviewed 2 January 2018

The service was impeccable and friendly as always, but alas we found the smelt's and calamari to be just good this time not great. That being said we really enjoyed the evening and will be back :)

Thank Peter_Bomberg
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance. Excellent selection of tapas with kind and attentive service. We a party of four were there almost 9:30 at night and the staff waited until we all finish the dishes. It was very charming environment. Great food and menu...More

Thank 승우 채
Reviewed 4 December 2017

My husband and I found this quite by chance on our visit to Ottawa. After a disappointing lunch at Wasabi near Byward market, I had high hopes for this place. You enter a house and are seated in a lovely intimate dining area. We sat...More

Thank Karmalk
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Beautiful tapas, beautiful service, beautiful room. Treat yourself, this restaurant is certainly worth a visit.

Thank Janet H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lyon St N, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-238-0222
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