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Coconut Lagoon Restaurant

853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
+1 613-742-4444
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“paratha” (33 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were eight and had a variety of dishes - everything was excellent though I found the Nan bread a little greasy. The food was very tasty and everyone could find something to like. The crab cakes were excellent. The salmon curry very tasty. Best...More

1  Thank DCSKV
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was good eating in a non descript restaurant where the outside did not do justice to the good food and service inside. But now after a complete redo of the building inside and out it is almost fine dining. We were 4 adults and...More

2  Thank traaveller36
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for amazing food, service, you must enjoy coconut lagoon. Family owned and operated. Beautiful new interior and exterior renovations. Parking available. Accessible. Never disappointed.

1  Thank bestfamilyadventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has lost it's soul. There is something wrong when an Indian restaurant does not have a decent cup of chai.

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant makeover and some new items on the menu. Some very interesting apps; sauteed crab cakes and tandoori lamb chops. Great traditional Indian dishes for sure but the Kuttanadu duck, Quilon lamb and lobster Marsala are outstanding. Good desserts and a very nice wine...More

1  Thank IntSommelier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading rave reviews I was expecting great things - and frankly, was disappointed. Some of the meals were good - the salmon curry was particularly tasty - but the lamb biryani was inedible. The meat was so fatty and chewy that I ended up...More

1  Thank tokensmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, so first, full disclosure: I did not eat at this restaurant. BUT, I definitely will. On April 27th I experienced Chef Joe's amazing cooking wizardry at an exclusive dinner held at Huff Estates Winery in Prince Edward County. An award winning chef paired with...More

1  Thank Terryloves2travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food on the lunch buffet was very good. The restaurant has been renovated and the atmosphere has changed for the better. As a result, the crowds at lunch time are overwhelming the space. We four had a reservation, arrived at 11:45 and at 12:20...More

Thank pinky14
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Lunch buffet has 3 or 4 meat items such as Butter Chicken, Pepper Lamb and Chicken Masala along with 4 or 5 veggie choices. All were very good, and we went to the buffet for seconds. Lunch is very busy and parking is limited. Can't...More

2  Thank George C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This restaurant is a fantastic find! The food was fresh, delicious, with so many complex flavours. For appetizers, we shared aloo tikki, vada, onion fritters and vegetable samosas. All were delicious. For the mains, our party of 6 shared the king fish, 2 lamb dishes,...More

1  Thank AuntieAnna
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Has anyone order gluten free item from this restaurant? What type of GF food did you order? I am a celiac and I just want to do my homework before I go there. Thanks in advance
31 October 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call the restaurant to confirm. It is an India restaurant.
Are there vegan items available in the buffet ?
8 February 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-742-4444
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Coconut Lagoon is an Oasis for rich South Indian food, We specialize in a wide variety of Vegetarian and vegan dishes to offer at the Coconut Lagoon. We specialize in hand made Parathas, Idli, Dosa, currries and lot of Exotic seafood dishes. We have a wide variety of Biryani, Thali and our home made desserts are unique. While you are at Coconut Lagoon don't forget to taste our Madras Coffee and Indian Chai. So Prepare yourselves for a most memorable journey through South Indian cuisine and feast on high quality food of inimitable flavour, aroma and originality in the vibrant setting of Coconut Lagoon. Here at the Coconut Lagoon we believe that exceed expectations leave with an impression. Looking forward to serving you at the Coconut Lagoon Restaurant.