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Fil's Diner

#629 of 2,258 Restaurants in Ottawa
1207 Wellington Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-728-9987
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rye bread” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
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Diner, Canadian
1207 Wellington Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

This is a unique little place, nicely situated outside the busy downtown core, its attached to a bowling alley in the back, and a bar on the left. We came here for breakfast on a Monday morning, and you can see this place was moderately...More

Thank Cyprian C
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This was my favourite restaurant of our trip! First off the service was phenomenal, we we greeted instantly, coffees brought right away, tons of warm ups- my mug never reached empty( our waitress was very on the ball), our food came quickly and it was...More

Thank Nikki B
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Straight up. I always go here on my own and always order the same thing -- The Fils Burger with fries and a Pepsi. It's very tasty and satisfying and the fries have always been hot and crisp. If you're looking...More

Thank Bytownie
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Good breakfast here Good portions Friendly service Good price Recommend Quick service 50s diner style

Thank Gav D
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Phil's on Wellington street is a classic, 1950's style diner with all the old-style decors. They have a broad selection of comfort foods, but I like to come for the breakfast (served all day long) with the bottomless cup of coffee. The helpings are hearty,...More

1  Thank 448andyk
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A go-to breakfast place in the neighborhood, I make it there happily every few months or so. A fun decor, changing from time to time, it is a nice atmosphere. I've ordered a range of meals, and am always satisfied. Keep up the good work.

Thank bbilmer
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The diner is nice and clean. The staff was excellent from the manager down. We were greeted in a friendly manner, was informed by the manger about the happenings at the bar which is part of the restaurant. The food was good and a good...More

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Bacon was underdone, and my pancakes were a bit undercooked in the middle, batter was still gooey. My husband said his omelette was good, potatoes greasy. The coffee was awful. Diners should have AWESOME coffee, strong and rich. This stuff was very watery, no flavour....More

Thank OuizeeB
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Happy days menu. 😀 Regular fast foods , hotdogs, hamburgers, French fries etc.. Breakfast menu. Old fashioned ice cream, sodas, sundaesetc..

Thank patriciamarianw
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Have not eaten here but often go to the attached Daniel O'Connors Pub. When there ealrier this summer, was surprised to see a warning ticket on my car Now, if you park in their lot without paying, you will be ticketed.!

Thank nolikewinter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 Wellington Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-728-9987
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