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The Keg Steakhouse & Bar

#23 of 2,187 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
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75 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T2, Canada
+1 613-241-8514
16:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Fri 16:30 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Wallaceburg, Canada
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well you go to the keg you know you are going to get a good meal.great for date and good deserts,the staff are all helpful,we had two serving staff.make sure you have the steak,cooked perfect the way you like.

Thank Dennis S
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was great, service was great and at a good price If you are looking for a good steak don't look past this place as it was well worth the price

Thank octriptaker
Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My beau and arrived last night for our second steak of the week. It wasn't even open yet and there was a line waiting at the door. We were the fourth table to be seated. I don't even know who our server was but he was awesome! We didn't have to wait more than two minutes for anything which is... More 

Thank ottawatourista
Barrie Ontario, Canada
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Really enjoyed our night out at the Keg in the Byward Market. We've been to other Keg locations but this one was the best so far. Everything was delicious and the service was really great. Everyone in our group really enjoyed their meals.

Thank TartanSoul
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been going to The Keg in Toronto for many years for when I don't feel like going to any of my usual favourite steak houses such as David Duncan or Ruth's Chris, and in Ottawa for when I do not feel like going to Eighteen or Sterling but The Keg in the market always disappoints me. My main... More 

Thank Alnoor K
Ajax, Canada
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131 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the keg is great everywhere - we enjoyed our steaks immensely, the service was fast (it was a Friday night) but we never felt rushed our server was lovely and gracious

Thank Melanie S
Halifax, NS
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211 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've seldom had a bad experience at The Keg (my boss likes going there, so I've been to quite a few of them). This one was much the same as usual - good service, good (slightly overpriced) food, but this one has kind of a weird layout - lots of nooks and crannies in which you can get lost and/or... More 

Thank JB81ontheroad
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this keg many times. Usually a pretty good meal and great service. This time was different. We were there right at 5pm when it opened. For the first half hour we were one of 15 customers in the restaurant. Service started off very slow and never picked up. Had to ask everyone our glasses were empty. The... More 

1 Thank Chris C
Chateauguay, Canada
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They do not take reservations so get there by 5:00-5:30 or be prepared to wait 1-1.5 hours for a table on a Saturday night if you are more than 2 people. Food and service outstanding. We (party of 9) were not rushed and were able to take our time and enjoy the evening.

Thank ErmaJ2014
Copenhagen, Denmark
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120 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The grilled top sirloin was good, the winelist was fine with choices and service was quick and expedient. The restaurant interior itself is a little run down and feels out of date.

1 Thank Niels L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-8514

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