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The Table

#106 of 2,184 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
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1230 Wellington St West, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-729-5973
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 21:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic for vegetarians and vegans but I love it ,too. It is always exciting to see what is on the buffet. Staff is so helpful. Happy to answer all my questions. Makes me wonder why I eat meat :-) All my choices were "over the top" delicious.

1 Thank patriciamarianw
Gatineau, Canada
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lots of vegetarian dishes but many are vegan including desserts. Love this place! Lots of organic too. Price is based upon weight of food. Buffet style-get only what you really want! Friendly staff, clean, and deliciously prepared foods.

Thank LindaLouO
Level Contributor
48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I must say since my last review and visit, how pleasantly surprised I was in the buffet! I have found that The Table has really "stepped up their game" presenting really flavourful, hearty, well labelled food. It was a comforting meal for my friend and I. The shepherd's pie really was filled with flavour, lots of vegetables, of course very... More 

Thank Kelli O
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Good food, relaxed atmosphere, simple and delicious! I am a return customer and highly recommend it!

Thank Nina F
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Dishes always look good, and I want to say that I enjoy eating here, but every time I visit I leave feeling dissatisfied. Trying to put my finger on what it is exactly.... Main dishes are too starchy(potato) and/or grain based, for those of us who cannot tolerate grains. Likewise with soy, if this is problematic. I have a hard... More 

Thank BrownBear61
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

My husband frequent this place once or twice a month and we always come out satisfied and impressed with the food. They seem to change the dishes on the buffet quite often so we're never bored. They serve a variety of dishes: casseroles, salads, lasagna, and of course those incredible tofu fritters with onion chutney. I heard someone say that... More 

Thank Laura D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We used The Table to cater hor d'oeuvres for a holiday event. We had about 40 people, and Reza was very helpful coming up with a menu that had great options and was affordable. Although not everyone at the event was vegetarian, everyone enjoyed the food and we received many compliments. We picked the food up a few hours before... More 

1 Thank Amy W
Ottawa, Canada
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The Table is for vegetarians. The decor is plain but functional. The food is self-serve cafeteria style and you pay by weight. It is well frequented and moderately priced although not cheap if you are a big eater. It is handy to the GCTC and other attractions nearby.

Thank Barry B
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I get takeout pretty regularly from here. Buffet satisfies bth our preferences. The healthiness of the food overrides the guilt of our laziness when it comes to cooking. There coffe and cakes are good too. A bit pricey but it's organic.

Thank Carleigh Z
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

A few of my veggie friends love The Table, so I go there from time to time. So far, I have yet to escape without feeling queasy afterwards. The food is fresh and plentiful, and the environment and staff are fine, but it's hard to get over the stomach upset.

Thank SheilaK01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 Wellington St West, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-729-5973

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