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Al's Steakhouse & Seafood

#214 of 2,257 Restaurants in Ottawa}
€€€€Seafood, Steakhouse,
327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-233-7111
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (104 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, Steakhouse, Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly
327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place has been around for over 50 years and is family run. I used to take dates there when I was in high school. Thereafter I attend from time to time and always had a great steak. Als salad dressing is fantastic and is...More

Thank jonjonOttawa
Reviewed 6 days ago

Celebrated 13th anniversary by going to Al's. Great location on Elgin with parking at the rear. Newly renovated restaurant looks very classy. We had steak of course, which were cooked to perfection. Loads of sides to pick from as well and the service was fantastic....More

Thank sburr2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have never been to Al's and it's delicious. Great service, great salad and the best part is the filet mignon is very tender and delicious! Enjoy!

Thank Happy1232013
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I enjoyed a romantic dinner with an open window to the street. We enjoyed amazing service and food!

Thank jojobeachy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good range of steaks and more served in a smart casual atmosphere (recently renovated and quite contemporary) offered at reasonable prices. Very good service

Thank Whitecroft99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With the closing of Hy's for good, Ottawa realty does need a good steak house. I though Al's was it. At least by reputation. How disappointing. Poor service. Great bread. Tolerable salad. Awful steak. Drowned asparagus. And french fries which were not at all what...More

Thank Gavin G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

It's been a while since we dined at Al's and it was nice to see it had been renovated. Our staff were friendly and attentive and the food was good. The escargot arrived nice and hot with a nice layer of cheese on top; the...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

FANTASTIC all the way around (food drinks ,service and atmosphere ) You can tell the difference between a franchise and a Family run Business right from the start. We will definitely be back. Highly recommended

Thank LEWISP53
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had the filet mignon 6 oz. steak done medium. Taste was delicious. Had it with a baked potato and salad with Al's dressing on it. Great atmosphere, friendly waitress, free parking and overall, would go back again.

Thank 2012jat
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I knew Al when there was an Al--more than 50 years ago. The restaurant has now been taken over by kids and grandkids. Major renovations and a new clean look. i go to a steakhouse for steak so I can't tell you about the oysters....More

3  Thank Bernard S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-233-7111
Now in the business of serving superb meals for over 50 years, Al's proudly offers only certified Angus beef, as well as succulent chicken dishes, seafood, and even hearty lunchtime salads, sandwiches, and filet mignons. And it's all served up by a friendly, knowledgeable staff amidst chic, contemporary decor. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Al's also boasts a conference room that can accommodate up to 130 guests. Reservations recommended. Ample free parking.
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