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FIl's DIner

Diner, Canadian
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1207 Wellington Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
07:00 - 21:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Happy days menu. 😀 Regular fast foods , hotdogs, hamburgers, French fries etc.. Breakfast menu. Old fashioned ice cream, sodas, sundaesetc..

Thank patriciamarianw
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Have not eaten here but often go to the attached Daniel O'Connors Pub. When there ealrier this summer, was surprised to see a warning ticket on my car Now, if you park in their lot without paying, you will be ticketed.!

Thank nolikewinter
Ottawa, Canada
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180 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

What more could you ask for, very friendly staff, helpful, and always smiling! My salad was large, flavourful, and my mate had eggs for lunch at 2 pm, I like a restaurant that serves breakfast anytime!!

Thank Gary T
Ottawa, Canada
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182 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We love having breakfast on a weekday at Fil’s Diner. It’s quiet and the waitresses are beyond friendly! It’s a great way to start your day. The service is quick and the food is plentiful. I always order poached eggs and sausages they’re cooked to perfection. Our only complaint is that there’s too much food. Great value for the money.... More 

Thank Yvette D
Ottawa, Canada
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

A very friendly place with lots of regular patrons. Their all-day breakfast is a favourite. But........ they also have the BEST Club Sandwich in the whole of Ottawa !!!!!!

Thank ozincan5
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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138 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Came here with hubby. We were greeted by the owner's wife. She was very helpful and courteous. Nice decor of the oldies diner. The music is great too. Oldies are always good to listen too. Not too loud, you can hear yourself talking. Lol. The breakfast is good. The homefries are my favorite. Potatoes with onions, peppers and yummy seasonings.... More 

Thank chefmama76
Ottawa, Canada
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Go for a great breakfast and enjoy the old school diner charm of Fil's on Wellington. You can sit in a booth or on a stool at the counter. Try the breakfast sandwich, you'll leave full!

Thank TSBuchanan
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Been here a dozen times, but never for anything but breakfast. Good location, good service, and decently priced breakfast. Bacon, eggs, pancakes, the usual. A typical diner.

Thank ACN2014
Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Was looking for a local spot for breakfast in the neighbourhood and came across Fil's Diner. As soon as you walk in you feel transported back to another time. Although the colour (turquoise) used isn't my usual experience with diners, who cares? The atmosphere is friendly. The staff was attentive. We just had a regular breakfast. The eggs were cooked... More 

Thank StonebridgeFoodie
Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

This was my first try in this diner. The place is open from 7am to 9pm most days and serves breakfast until 3pm. The decor is fresh but true to the diner experience, with large booths in turquoise vinyl and plenty of mirrors to make it appear larger than its dozen of tables. Service was casual but friendly, and coffee... More 

Thank Dominique B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 Wellington Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: 6137289987

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?