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Art Is In Bakery

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Soups
250 City Center Avenue | Bay 114, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (55 reviews)
“bread” (86 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 City Center Avenue | Bay 114, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

All I can say about crazy kronuts is wow a must try, so far we have tried two different flavours and both were amazing, they are huge! Bread and pretzels are also amazing. This is a nice little place you can get a wide variety...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending hefty amounts at other establishments around Ottawa, finally discovered this gem on our last day in the city. Tasty, well-made breakfast came out to only $12 per person. So good that we grabbed a box of pastries to go. Also free parking outside...More

Thank LimeSlurpee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it here! The coffee was fresh and the juice was so sweet! We had the grilled cheese sandwiches and avocado toast. To die for!

1  Thank Hannah G
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The owner and his wife worked in the Four Diamond Brookstreet Hotel prior to launching Art is in Bakery. He trained in some of the best pasty shops in New York city before moving back to Canada.The best croissants, pains au chocolat in Ottawa. They...More

Thank Guillaumeleconqueran
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Visiting our son, daughter in law & family in Ottawa & they took us here for Easter Sunday breakfast. Wow, what a great surprise. Located in an old warehouse with a chalkboard menu, but lots of selections. You line up, place your order & pay....More

Thank fineinn
Reviewed 23 April 2018

When I first started coming here most people had not heard of it. Sadly it is now crazy busy almost always. Love the eggs benedict, breads, Cronut holes and cronuts, cookies, sandwiches are all great. But seriously get up early and come here before it...More

Thank jamiesJ4020IS
Reviewed 7 April 2018

I stumbled on this place while going to the area for another, non-food reason. I've been looking for a good bakery in Ottawa (and there are a handful) but this one has bread that is to DIE for. I love the white bread (spongy/holes) but...More

Thank nerakmontreal
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Perhaps we chose the wrong day for our first visit- lunch time on a Saturday! We waited almost 30 minutes when we told it would be a 10 minutes wait...very frustrating. Their system needs to be rethought- there is a bread line (take-out) and an...More

Thank Dani U
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This has got to be the best Sunday breakfast I have had in a very long time. The menu selection was great and the portions were fantastic. The bakery is jammed full of great desserts and breads. This is the place to go when hosting...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This a fantastic spot for breakfast! Busy -Yes, Noisy-Yes, Pricey-Yes, but worth every penny! Great experience and amazing food! This is on the top of my list to visit in Ottawa!

Thank wibsters
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Duane P
20 November 2016|
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Response from maddyparker12345 | Reviewed this property |
This place is overpriced for the quality of food. I would know as I'm originally from Montreal and the food is way better there! I suggest you google another, smaller bakery within Ottawa. Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 City Center Avenue | Bay 114, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 613-695-1226
  • E-mail
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