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So Good Restaurant

) #447 of 2,235 Restaurants in Ottawa €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian
717 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6P7, Canada
+1 613-233-0138
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
717 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6P7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Looks like a typical Chinese dive, both inside and outside. Very nice service - friendly, kind and efficient. After sing an hour long line up at Mandarin Ogilvie, simply called to see if there was a wait. A man answered that we could get table...More

Thank Maxim B
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been going to So Good for over 10 years. There are many reasons for this. One of the big reasons is that Peter (the owner), goes out of the way to make food that my brother can eat even when...More

Thank aneums3
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Phoned in our order for pick up. After a 20 minute drive, we were pleased that the order was already ready during a busy time (Saturday at 6:30pm). Ordered vegetarian fried rice, cream corn soup w/chicken, broccoli w/lemon grass and garlic sauce, kung po tofu...More

Thank Darren O
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I was first introduced to this restaurant after I moved to the Ottawa area when I asked a colleague stationed in the Far East, where is the best Chinese food? He took me here and I haven't looked back and that was 1996. It is...More

Thank Harold M
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I was told this evening by the people at So Good restaurant in Chinatown that they cannot accomodate people with Celiac. I was supposed to eat there with some friends who are not celiac. When I told them I had Celiac the woman started shaking...More

Thank MsLina O
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Celebrated Chinese New Year here and found the restaurant very busy. Thanks to the reservation, we didn't have to wait by the door. If you want peking duck, two days notice in advance is sufficient. The order comes with soup, peking duck with Chinese pancakes,...More

Thank Toroniee T
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Great dinner, highly recommended for going out with friends, the owner is super friendly too. Order wu see chicken, Szechuan beef, wrap and roll brochettes, all fresh and tummy

Thank NS422
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We ordered take out on a Friday night. Highlights - General Tao's was slimey, stuffed veggie dumplings were rubbery and the sticky rice was dry. We will not be ordering from So Good again.

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Wonderful little restaurant in Chinatown. Has a huge menu,, which usually is a bad sign ... however here, everything I have had I have enjoyed. I have been here 4-5x in the last year.

Thank 485shelleyh
Reviewed 17 September 2016

For those looking for tasty, fresh Chinese food that is low in MSG, So Good is an excellent choice. The restaurant is small and not glamorous, but serves up some tasty food. I had take out, which was ready when they said, and very good....More

1  Thank Slayer6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6P7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-233-0138
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