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Sante Restaurant

#920 of 2,259 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$Fusion,
45 Rideau St | 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5W8, Canada
+1 613-241-7113
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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11:30 - 23:00All hours
Fusion, Canadian
$$ - $$$
45 Rideau St | 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5W8, Canada
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Unfortunately, Sante fell victim to the ongoing, seemingly never-ending, construction on Rideau Street, with the last straw being the infamous sink-hole collapse right at Sante's front door. After putting up with several years of Sussex Street repairs and upgrades along its western side, closures of...More

1  Thank T-gas
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The restaurant it set up with several narrow sections, so most tables are against a wall. This makes it feel intimate. The service was great. Our food was well prepared and presented. I just found the food to be a bit bland. Nothing really stood...More

Thank PLane3
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Service was really good, food was ok but could have been great had there been just a smig more seasoning. I am not a huge salt person at all but everything could have used a little salt to bring out their flavours. We had purchased...More

Thank gonetosnorkel
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Went to Santé on a Groupon. Food: - Food was tasty and healthy-ish. There was good selection and everything was properly cooked. Drink: - I am a beer drinker and was not amazed with the selection, only two beers on tap, but I suppose this...More

Thank fratopia
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Tasty share plate - chefs choice had beef , trout and vegetables- excellent ! Not large portions but well presented and delicious! Service was lovely Bonus - jazz guitar and a singer . Too bad not more people! Window seat was fine .

Thank ShirleyOT
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We booked a reservation for a Friday night at 6.30 and we were not informed that Friday night is vinyl record night starting at 8 pm. We couldn't stand the loud music, asked for our bill and it took half an hour to come. We...More

Thank Gourmandm
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Back to Santé after an almost two-year hiatus. Had received disappointing service a while back so I decided to take my business elsewhere. It was a private wine function but Santé provided the food and service. The food is good. This is a very good...More

Thank IntSommelier
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Delicious food, perfect service, and one of the most stunning views of Ottawa I have ever seen. I had the braised short rib which was cooked to fall-off-the-bone perfection and the crème brule was an excellent way to finish the meal. Our server, Liz, was...More

1  Thank Eric C
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We had a Groupon for 4 at Sante and the 6 course meal was out standing. Starters was a fennel and duck Bacon appetizer, then Green pea soup, then I had artic char on blueberry comporte; others chose beet salad. 4 main course to choose...More

1  Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We went to this restaurant with a Groupon voucher. The atmosphere was lovely, and we had a great view from a table by the window. The service was good, and the server was very pleasant. The beet salad was very good, and the apple parsnip...More

2  Thank gattara3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Fusion, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rideau St | 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5W8, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Located just steps away from all major bus routes in the city.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-7113
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