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Cora's Breakfast and Lunch

#386 of 2,185 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Canadian
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1530 St-Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-563-2672
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Ottawa, Canada
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food but no simple choices. Friendly staff. A little on the expensive side. t Needs more simple choices.

Thank frohn
Stittsville, Canada
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214 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Cora's for years, and it's always been a busy place with lines outside the door. Not a big problem during good weather, but not enjoyable during the winter or rain. On our last visit I found that the menu had changed a little, and that the portions seemed smaller than they used to be - a... More 

Thank Jeff R
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We've been to many Coras in different places in Quebec and Ontario and the one on St. Laurent near Innes, I'm happy to say, is bang-on. We four had a kid's breakfast; something called 1990s which proved to be two meals; and two of us had eggs Benedict. I'm glad I ordered one egg. Ouf! Lots of grub. Delicious as... More 

Thank Nancy Lynn H
Langley, Canada
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Cora's had the best looking menu and the finished cooked product was delicious. The amount of food you received was more than you can eat. Surroundings were nice. The staff were polite and courteous. A affordable and reasonable. place to attend.

Thank Louie L
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Greatly improved menu and quality of fruits especially. Excellent menu for kids,probably the best place to eat breakfast. I used to believe they were overrated and over expensive. Since going with my wife and 2 year old son they got me with the kids menu and then got me with their ripe fruits and improved menu. I recommend.

Thank Rene V
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We arrived around 12:30 for a light lunch. There was a long lineup moving slowly to get in, despite a large number of vacant tables. Management Tip 1: have the wait staff bus and reset the tables as soon as possible so that your hostess doesn't have to say "Please wait while I set up a table for you" to... More 

Thank on_the_road_still
North West River, Canada
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We eat at Cora's every time we go out of town. This one didn't disappoint. Love their menu choices and haven't had a bad breakfast there yet!

Thank AliPenash
North Bay, Ontario, Canada
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114 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This restaurant was busy for a breakfast I ate here. Sad to see too many servers on their phones. I observed a couple who was brought to a table but had to wait while someone cleaned the table all the while 3 servers were checking their phone. I had the Gigi omelet. It was very good but if I ran... More 

Thank Luc C
Alfred, Canada
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177 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

My wife and I go to Coras every time we have to be in Ottawa in the early morning. The food is always cooked exactly the way it should be. The service is excellent all the time. The choice is excellent. The fruit served is always fresh and delicious. The amount of food is always adequate, if not slightly too... More 

Thank thegrandstan
Ottawa, Canada
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284 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

I think that they serve too much they could reduced the price and served less....but the place is clean and the service is good

Thank carol w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 St-Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-563-2672
Phone number (613) 563-2672

I don't know what to list as the cuisine type. It is a breakfast, brunch, pancake, sandwich place.

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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?