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The Honest Lawyer - CLOSED

141 George St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-562-2262
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good16%
  • Average31%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible29%
16 Feb 2014
“Liked it”
16 Jan 2014
“Fun spot”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Canadian, Barbecue, Gastropub
€€ - €€€
141 George St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 17 February 2014

Came here for some drinks with friends. There is an arcade, pool tables, Enjoyed the atmosphere.Good place to go for a few cheap drinks

Reviewed 16 January 2014

Ok....so this isn't a five star venue so don't critique it like it should be? Went with some friends for a night out, it was pretty busy. Table service was decent and fast considering the crowd. The food isn't anything to rave about but the...More

Reviewed 1 December 2013

Usually go to honest lawyer at least once every two months. Their drinks are fairly priced and the bartenders are great at recommending drinks, their food is kind of bland but it's definitely more of a bar. At night the dance floor gets really packed...More

Reviewed 26 September 2013

Went here with a group of 8. Although the waitress was friendly, the service stunk as did the food. The wings weren't tossed in sauce because "they didn't have enough bowls" but yet when a person in our party had been there on a busier...More

Reviewed 17 March 2013

We went to the Honest Lawyer on Superbowl night to watch the game with friends. We ordered a variety of beer and food, but the service was shoddy and one meal failed to materialise until we'd prompted several times. The food was average at best,...More

Reviewed 16 February 2013

We are from niagara visiting Ottawa and thought the honest lawyer looked nice. We came in and it was pretty busy so we grabbed a table without seats (the best we could). About an hour later, the manager (bald, in all grey outfit with suspenders,...More

Reviewed 10 February 2013

The food stinks. The staff is always rude and often belligerent. There's an effeminate doorman who pats down all the females as they enter, supposedly to ensure they are not bringing their own booze. The venue really has nothing to offer beyond a few arcade...More

Reviewed 18 January 2013

Good service, thanks to Joan the bartender who has great customer service skills and good suggestions, good location at the Byward Market

Reviewed 25 November 2012

I have been to this place numerous time and can say that I will never go back. The service was awful. The waiter was new and had no support. Two other staff were there and they decided to play pool rather then help him. It...More

Reviewed 25 November 2012

If you're looking for something different to do in the byward market, I highly suggest visiting the Honest Lawyer. Service was great, bartenders recommended a few cocktails that I loved (and I'm fairly difficult when it comes to drinks)! My buddies ordered 'Beerzookas', and the...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Canadian, Barbecue, Gastropub
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 George St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-2262
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