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96 Sparks St | at Metcalfe, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5B6, Canada
+1 613-232-4936
06:30 - 18:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Wed 06:30 - 19:00
Thu - Fri 06:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 06:30 - 18:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This cafe on beechwood is cozy and has indoor as well as outdoor seating.....its quite packed and the aroma of coffee lures you .....the staff is very friendly and efficient ...however the choice of teas was very limited since a few were out of stock ! All in all a bustling place for coffee.....its a great walk from nearby residential... More 

Thank PCtravelfreak
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Quiet coffee shop where relax after a walking tour of the city and drink a good coffee or shaken iced tea.

Thank GFranky
Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Bridgehead is a great spot to get some good coffee and curl up with a book or some homework. They do close kind of early, however.

1 Thank AmySilver902
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

wanted to come here so badly but all the gf items are made in an open kitchen and are displayed by gluten snacks. There website provides this information for you. Its a shame they can't make some changes so that the gluten free items are actually free of gluten..

1 Thank annaem1
Western Australia
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110 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Perfect latte with extra shot, good food, clean shop, friendly staff. Great place to catch up with friends.

Thank Wendybel
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143 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Amazing choice of coffee flavors - I love a low fat Latte in the morning. This place is always busy but the service is fast and staff very friendly Food options available soup, sandwiches, cakes etc personally I find it a little pricey but all in all worth trying.

Thank Rosie778
Ottawa, Canada
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I love going there for a coffee, and recently I bought some lunch. While the food is good, I thought that 16.95 for a soup and (excellent) sandwich a bit pricey.

Thank lekkerbekkje
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Great coffee choices, coupled with great looking/tasting food, make this a wonderful coffee shop to frequent with friends or work colleagues. Free wifi ensures that work can be undertaken there too.

Thank Oscar830
Ottawa, Canada
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

An Ottawa-chain of fair-trade, shade-grown coffee, you will find one on virtually every corner in the downtown area. If you like coffee, definitely worth stopping. Their carrot cake is a delicious treat too!

Thank Alinum
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Great location, excellent coffee, quick service, healthy snacks. Of course it is best in the colder months.

Thank Robert D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Sparks St | at Metcalfe, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-4936

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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?