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Black Tomato

#112 of 2,255 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
+1 613-789-8123
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“baked brie” (12 reviews)
“jambalaya” (21 reviews)
“lamb burger” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 435 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch at the black tomato this week. We liked the decor and charm of the place. We had French Onion soup which was excellent. We spilt a burger which was over cooked as other reviews have noted. Good local on...More

Thank LABill75225
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here twice now and have loved it both times. Items are unique, not things you will find at every restaurant. And food is DELICIOUS. It is a cozy restaurant, with a smaller menu - which means they do what's on the menu...More

Thank Lynsey P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A few years ago this was a good place-pleasant service-good food-nice dining area. We used to go there when in Bytown. My it has changed, very very poor service and the burger was over cooked dry and almost tasteless-the avocado salad was sans avocado. Our...More

1  Thank PaulOFNS
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I've been wanting to check this place out for a while and I was very excited to finally make the excuse for our 10 year anniversary. What a disappointment! The service was terrible. Our waiter served us 1 drink and never came back to see...More

1  Thank GCreek
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We walked past looking for a place for dinner and decided to give it a try. The waitress gave good advice on the various beers on tap and provided a sample to ensure the right choice was made. The agnolotti and duck were both delicious...More

Thank alsisi
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went here before we had to attend another engagement. The place is always busy but they did accommodate us without any issue. We had a couple of drinks and appetizers and were on our way. Good food and the service was very good.

Thank David M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Were told to try by an old Chef. Very disappointed with food. Came to table cold and overcooked. Must have been some Co-op students looking after the kitchen on the 28th. Wouldn't recommend.

1  Thank waderap
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were a bit worried about our choice, finding the service quite lacking. Sitting in the outdoor patio area, we found tables that were still dirty from the previous guests, and servers who didn't get around to getting us plates for our appetizers. There were...More

1  Thank rimsky_kc
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Dinner here tonight was fabulous. Four of us all chose different mains, including lamb, chicken, salmon and vegetarian. All were superb! Outside courtyard was lovely and staff helpful and very friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank Horst G
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We walked past this courtyard in the afternoon and returned for dinner. The setting is delightful. We chose four different main courses and judged each of them sensational. Our waiter was also very very good with great knowledge of the food offerings. Salmon, chicken, lamb...More

Thank TheDollar
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Hugh M
22 June 2017|
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Response from Shannon A | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so
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mandyh5
5 April 2016|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they do. You can check their menu online I believe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-8123
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