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Johnny Farina Restaurant

216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
+1 613-565-5155
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Took travelling coworkers to this restaurant - they were very impressed by the quality of the food and service. I try to make it here every time I'm in Ottawa. Great cheesecake.

Thank Burnmax
Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely loved it. The service was good, though unremarkable. But the food and ambiance were great. Price is reasonable and it's in a nice location that you could walk around after, making it nice for a date. There really isn't a whole lot to say,...More

Thank Meaghan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations for 7pm and got there on time. Had to wait 10 minutes to get seated (not a big deal yet), then when seated waited 15 minutes to get drink order. After we ordered our drinks we waited another 10 minutes when we...More

Thank tracy r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food in a great atmosphere. If the upstairs is open I strongly suggest you request it. The aromas from the open central kitchen are incredible. Well prepared Italian food at a reasonable price.

Thank anthes2007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took quite sometime for someone to notice us in our booth and come to take our order. As well it took long to get our drinks and even longer to get our food. It was in excess of 50 mins to get our food....More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in on a Friday night, although busy, we got a table very quickly. Great menu, lots of choices, something for everyone. Service was fast and friendly. Will be back for sure next time we are in town.

Thank Chalmers38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They took reservations which is what we wanted. We asked for a private booth which was perfect. The menu was huge BUT each item had different options for sides or sauces. We orders moe's pizza and the pasta pescatore and they were both excellent. Enough...More

Thank Brandy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my husband and i were starving, so we just stopped here without any expectations. the lunch was nice. I had mussels and he had a pasta.

Thank silviola86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last Friday we had a very enjoyable dinning experience thanks to Johnny Farina's General Manager, Nic Storey. This was our first time in Johnny Farina's and Nic treated us like old friends by finding us a quite corner table and taking the time to explain...More

Thank dalanga27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were a big group - about 12 of us - so we were looking for a restaurant that could accommodate all of us. Johnny Farina had large seating areas on top and the service provided was very good. Some restaurants are not able to...More

Thank 0504Traveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-565-5155
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