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Atomic Rooster

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Bar, Canadian, Pizza, Pub
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303 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1X7, Canada
+1 613-569-1000
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Ottawa, Canada
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time for brunch/breakfast. I had the breakfast club and it was good. I would like to give it another try for late dinner and take in one of their music nights they promote.

Thank Phil L
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I had previously been to Atomic Rooster for live music, and I was surprised to discover that they have a pretty decent kitchen. They have decent pub fare (the pulled pork nachos are really good). Their ribs are really good and decently priced. I also like the crab cakes and the eggplant parmesan. The only thing I have ordered that... More 

Thank PhatEatsNow
Ottawa, Canada
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79 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Went here as a group for the taste for life. Food was average nothing special. Decent live music. Very loud though and as a group of 7 very had to hear other people. Service was garbage. rob was our server and very unfocused seemed under staffed for such an event. Manager went to each table to explain the taste for... More 

Thank raebray
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

Cheap food and good beer. The service was swift and the staff cheerful. The only downside was the waitress thought spreading the spilt food round the table with a cloth passed for cleaning it.

Thank John R
Ottawa County, Michigan
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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great food ruinable prices, go every weekend for brunch 😃. Food always good and good amount for what you pay! Service is very friendly, homey atmosphere.

Thank neo053
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

I came for lunch and ordered beef stew. I got a bowl of gravy with three small morsels of beef, and a huge amount of quartered mini-potatoes, some of which were burnt. This was a shameful rip-off. I had an okay breakfast here once, but this is enough to turn me off. Wasted 11.00 for zip.

Thank Chris C
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

First time back here in a few years, live music gives this place good atmosphere, nice selection of micro brews, a couple of them I had never seen in Ottawa with server that is knowledgeable about them. This is a character place that seems to have a lot of regulars. Didn't have food here this time but other reviews seem... More 

Thank Martin M
Centreville, Virginia
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

The Atomic Rooster has an excellent selection of local beers in every taste and flavor. I really enjoyed a Beau's wheat beer. The food is quite good too, mainly sandwiches, but with a few signature dishes available too. I had the Duck Gumbo and it was good. The restaurant features daily burger specials with different recipes available and also features

Thank VA_TDH
Arnprior, Canada
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

This is a great spot to go to for a traditional breakfast. Wait staff was great and very attentive. It's our new oh to breakfast spot.

Thank vhill14
Kelowna, Canada
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Wake up Ottawa, and leave your frigging couch and TV for a chance to see live local musicians perform some great music during the week or on the weekend. Come in for a beer or 2, talk and meet some new people who also have the the love of live music.

Thank MrVenice

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Canadian, Pizza, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1X7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-569-1000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?