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The Cheshire Cat Pub

€€ - €€€, British,
2193 Richardson Side Road, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0, Canada
+1 613-831-2183
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“cottage pie” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (70 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2193 Richardson Side Road, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

While it can get very busy there (arrive early unless you want to be lined up for a while), The Cheshire Cat never fails to provide a great selection of beer and some amazing food. They were making hand battered chicken (they warned about a...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saturday family lunch out. Decided on the Cat. We got in at 1315 and the place was still packed. We did, however, manage to get a table upstairs. We were quickly asked if we wanted something to drink. My wife and I had a nice...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another visit to the Cat and we were not disappointed. The Cat is always busy and noisy. Regular clients accept the fact that it will be so. The selection of beers and food is large and the quality of both very good. The only negative...More

Thank OntarioSunsetter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had tried to dine here before but the parking lot was full, people were parked alongside the road and there was a long wait. This time we made reservations. We were seated promptly, thanks to our reservations. The place was packed with diners. We...More

Thank Timgard
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Amazing choices of food, beers, and spirits. Always served with a smile in this cozy place. I try to go once a month.

Thank Ottawafire7554
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The Chesire Cat is consistently amazing. The fish and chips are probably the best we have eaten anywhere in the world. As such, it is what we always order! Truly appreciate the fact that they support local producers. The staff is always friendly, efficient and...More

Thank Devis12
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I have gone so many times, even though it is the opposite side of the city. Love love love their food. It is an amazing spin on traditional idea of British pub food.. but the food is exquisite! I had friends visit from Alberta for...More

Thank Karrleigh89
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This charming pub offers a welcoming experience. Friendly shared service by staff. The menu provides regular choices with additional weekly specials. The Cat supports local farmers, gardeners, breweries. The owners are always on sight. Never disappointed. There is a takeout of frozen meat pies, soups...More

Thank sab880
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This wonderful pub style restaurant sits on a rural corner, but cars line the road. The wait was about 10 minutes but well worth it. I had the fish and chips and it was like being in England. The people with me had the soup...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I love this place. The food is always fresh and flavourful, the staff is so welcoming and friendly, and the atmosphere is cozy and comfortable!

Thank Donna M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2193 Richardson Side Road, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-831-2183
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