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Darcy McGees

) #69 of 2,246 Restaurants in Ottawa €€ - €€€ Irish, ,
44 Sparks St | Opposite the War Memorial, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5A8, Canada
+1 613-230-4433
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“boxty” (6 reviews)
“fish chowder” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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44 Sparks St | Opposite the War Memorial, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5A8, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

The grilled chicken sandwich had a piece of rubber chicken. Bread was good. I asked for crispy. Fries and they were raw.

Thank Elizabeth p
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in July 30th. Very good food. Great out door patio. Good food, reasonable prices located downtown Ottawa.

Thank JohnLSThunderBay
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. This place has an interesting menu. I had the lentil salad bowl which was very good, with kale, corn, beets and carrots. My husband had the fish and chips. Just a single piece of cod but it was huge. Very...More

Thank yellowlabmom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to people watch and grab a good meal. They had a decent selection of beers on tap and a varied selection of pub food. Order the Blarney Chips!

Thank TabathaSoltay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Solid outing, decent food, staff and atmosphere. Sit outside if you can, inside not as attractive or fun.

Thank ModernColumbus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here twice whilst staying in Ottawa, once for an evening drink and once for dinner. Menu has plenty of variation (not just burgers and steak) and food was very good. Staff friendly. Nice outside eating area for people watching as in prime location. Inside...More

Thank mollydorset34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a wide choice on the menu. We had did and all dishes were good. We ate outside but the seating areas inside looked good.

Thank Gypsy008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four sisters out to celebrate one's very special birthday- went to Ottawa to see Motown Musical at National Arts ctr.. then a late dinner at pub across the street- which we had checked out for having great reviews...lots of people on their terrace, but not...More

Thank LeeAnn602015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with a friend here. Their beer selection is a little lacking for this style of pub but you should be okay finding something to wet your whistle. Didn't try any food. Kind of a crowded set up and noisy with chatter. Though families...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a tight schedule because of tours and the waiter did a great job getting us out on time. Food was great. Beer bread - yum!

Thank Jen D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Sparks St | Opposite the War Memorial, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-230-4433
  • E-mail
Get the proper pub experience. We balance Irish-inspired dishes and North American classics. We’ve perfected the pub staple, Fish & Chips, and make our pies and pastry in-Pub. Try our fresh burgers like the legendary Guinness® Burger, with your pint of Guinness® of course!
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