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Stoneface Dolly's

#121 of 2,244 Restaurants in Ottawa}
€€ - €€€, International,
416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
+1 613-564-2222
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (71 reviews)
“bobotie” (14 reviews)
“molasses bread” (14 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have only ever eaten Breakfast or brunch here but have always had great experiences. The blueberry pancakes are great as is all the other food we have tried. It's hard to get in, be prepared to wait.

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They were very friendly and accommodating for my disabled mother and I. The coffee was delicious, the food yummy for the most part and service was friendly and prompt. The only negatives were the overlooked homefries, the homefries are cooked on the same skillet as...More

Thank Chandra B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great server, solid food, nice atmosphere. Had a South African dish. Phylo was over cooked and hard but dish was ok. Husband’s pasta was very tasty.

Thank Sandra E
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is known as a breakfast place, but we went there for lunch. I had the mussels with basil pesto cream sauce and my husband the black bean pasta. We shared the dishes. Both were delicious, although I favored the mussels, which were large, plump...More

Thank towncriereditor
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great value breakfast. Delicious. Loved the atmosphere and friendly service. I've been there with my Mom and she loves it.

Thank Salvator23
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Had a wonderful dinner for two before going to a show at the Gladstone (our same day tickets gave us a discount - see the Gladstone's web site for more details). I found our dishes very original and tasty (yummy crab cakes to share ,wonderful...More

Thank leolion5
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very, very poor. For $16 I got 2 fried eggs, 2 - 4"round slices of processed ham and the worst hash I have ever SEEN. Coffee was not good. The waitress however was very pleasant. During the entire time we were accompanied...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My girlfriend was here and she asked for a wrap without cheese because she's a vegan. They refused and told her the wraps are pre-made... who charges $16 for a PRE-MADE wrap?! Pure laziness and unprofessionalism to refuse to accommodate a person with food restrictions....More

Thank Manny1299
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went to this lovely restaurant in the Little Italy area of Ottawa before going to a show.... which in hindsight was a mistake. Our server was really slow, even though we told him we were going to a show, and it was at least...More

1  Thank RichardDixon
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Service and food were spotless! Their fresh-squeezed juice was incredibly good, and so was our food, especially the steak and eggs! Warmly recommended!

Thank Sébastien C
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Questions & Answers
Suzanne M
16 February 2015|
Response from sarahzak |
Hi Suzanne, I am a server at Stoneface and just noticed this question. In case you were still wondering, the dish is called Bobotie. Stoneface Dolly's has also recently just released a cookbook, which thoroughly explains... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-564-2222
  • E-mail
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