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East Side Mario's

#846 of 2,270 Restaurants in Ottawa
€€ - €€€Italian, American, Pizza
1861 Robertson Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2H 9N5, Canada
+1 613-820-3278
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good30%
  • Average28%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“caesar salad” (9 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Pizza, International, Canadian
€€ - €€€
1861 Robertson Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2H 9N5, Canada
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Nice specials. Bread is delicious and pizza is great. But the mushroom appetizer is best ever. Good cold beer.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Do you like an endless din of screaming children with extra cheesy Italian decor? Perfect place for you. As in Hull, it is a bit like Wal-E-Weasal's with kinda b****y servers. They have to yell over the din, memorize menu items, repeatedly scream the options...More

Thank Clayton T
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Decent bar...Although on the small side and defs lacking IPA/Craft beers. 1/2 priced apps most nights after 900pm...Server was decent ...Place was close to our hotel so we thought we'd give it a chance....Will try dinner there next time but the bar is a bit...More

Thank HPB3515
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Very good Pepperoni pizza and blueberry juice. Price is cheap (CAD 20.00) to have 8 slices of pizza and 2 big glasses of juice. The service is pretty good with atmosphere is casual. Good to have some time without stress.

Thank VMLopes
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were seated immediately on the roof top patio which was very nice. Our server, Catryna, was great. She was attentive and we were not rushed. We both had pasta which was very enjoyable. My husband enjoyed a Peroni on tap. The bread and the...More

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Every time I go to ANY East Side Mario's, I'm disappointed. The food is sub par, pasta is tasteless and watery, some plates the portions are huge, others you feel like you need a second plate. The hostesses always look like they are in a...More

1  Thank Traveling_gemini77
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We just turned up for some food got shown straight to a table, drinks straight away, food was delicious, waitress was superb, beer cool. Absolutely perfect for a nice no fuss and tasty meal at a reasonable price.

Thank wuzil
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We have eaten at three different East Side Mario's - Kanata, West Hunt Club & Bells Corners (we must be gluttons for punishment), and they were all pretty bad but the Bells Corners venue was the worst of them all. Worst service ever experienced -...More

Thank LandyRSA
Reviewed 4 August 2017

East Side Mario Server was excellent. She made sure the young child with us was happy and enjoyed his meal. Selection was great and the food was served quickly and hot. The all you can eat salad and bread was in ready supply we did...More

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Italian-Canadian chain restaurant offering family-friendly menu, consistent delivery and friendly service. Nice rooftop patio. Good for a quick lunch or after work drinks.

Thank David R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1861 Robertson Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2H 9N5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-820-3278
Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!
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