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Schnitzel Works

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German, European, Central European
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1400 Cyrville Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1B5K1, Canada
+1 613-695-9577
08:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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170 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Friends of ours picked this place for a lunch. She told us it was cheap, it isn't cheap if you want anything other than a sandwich. It is excellent food and large portions, everything taste amazing. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The cook even came out to ask how our meals were and if everything was ok. I had... More 

Thank Lori G
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Get your schnitzel here and you won't be disappointed. With or without gravy, with red cabbage or sauerkraut and roasted potatoes. The food is made right there with fresh ingredients and you can really taste it. Staff is friendly and the portions are huge. The place is not huge so it's a good idea to go at an off time,... More 

Thank Corinnellawrence
Orillia, Canada
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59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Went with 5 co-workers at lunch and here's my take. First, it was very busy and it was a good idea we booked ahead. The portion sizes were generous; this includes the sandwiches, which one of our group had to cut in half first. I had the Austrian Schnitzel and both the Schnitzel and the potatoes side were fantastic. The... More 

Thank RJM0183
Ottawa, Canada
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

A friend asked if I wanted to go to the Schnitzel Works for lunch, I am not overly fond of schnitzel so I checked their online menu to see what else they offered. I found a nice variety of other offerings (smoked meat, classic Reuben and roasted sirloin) so I said yes let's go. When we arrived at the restaurant... More 

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Great Exuma
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We never learn, and maybe that's a good thing. We always go the Schnitzel Works hungry and order accordingly. We never finish what we order and end up taking the left overs home for dinner or lunch the next day. The portions are substantial and the pork schnitzel is fabulous, served in a variety of national flavours on a bun.... More 

Thank JC O
Val-des-Monts, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Best schnitzel in the region. Generous portions, the fried, juicy piece of meat overwhelms the big bun. Warm and friendly staff, proud of their product, which is becoming all too rare... Great onion rings too!! Selection is wide but not overwhelming, prices are great too.

Thank lordkythe
Ottawa, Canada
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290 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

looks nothing from the outside....but family run and the food is out of this world....and very reasonable....it is often packed so get their early for lunch

Thank carol w
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Small friendly restaurant serving great variety of schnitzel combinations 👍👍👍 Very easy to customize your order, just ask the server lady👌

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Huge schnitzel, great toppings, good service, good price. Highly recommended. My wife and I both had the schnitzel on a bun, I had the canadian with bacon and cheddar, my wife had the polish with sauerkraut I believe. Could hardly finish it.

Thank ACN2014
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Had their Slovac Schnitzle with the egg on top. The presentation is very good. Service is quick. A big screen tv is a great entertainment while eating.

Thank Georg F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Cyrville Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1B5K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-695-9577

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