26 Ottawa Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:La Roma Restaurant, Carben Restaurant, Banco Bistro - Casino du Lac Leamy
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, Global, International, American
Neighborhoods:Ottawa, Downtown, Gatineau
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

La Roma Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Ottawa
354 reviews
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasion
We have been going to LaRoma for many years now and the food is always amazing! We love the staff and of course we always have the very best service and experience!
Business Meals in Exclusive
2 people mentioned the Calamari

Carben Restaurant

$$$$·Global, International·
Downtown
646 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
I love a tasting menu that has a lot of variety as well as portions that are big enough to feel like I'm eating something and not just sampling. On top of that the courses all wenRead more
Best Value in Ottawa
11 people mentioned the Mushrooms Appetizer

Banco Bistro - Casino du Lac Leamy

$$$$·American·
Gatineau
525 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasion
  • Brunch
Everything was very good the food, ambience, atmosphere except for not being able to reserve a certain table on a side wall near the buffet because of my husband being handicapped Read more
4 people mentioned the Poutine
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Jack Astor's - Ottawa (Kanata)

$$$$·Canadian·
Kanata
160 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Child-Friendly
  • Comfort Food
Travelled to Ottawa for Black Friday
Hot Spot in Ottawa
1 people mentioned the Bruschetta Bread

Sterling Restaurant

$$$$·Steak·
Gatineau
952 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Notable Wine List
Best restaurant I have ever been to. Service was incredible. Food was so delicious. We had a nice romantic evening.
Special Occasion in Montreal / Quebec
32 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Feast + Revel

$$$$·Canadian·
ByWard Market
255 reviews
  • Romance
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
The server was so nice! Very nice experience!
8 people mentioned the Poutine

Fairouz Cafe

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Downtown
1,143 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
Super delicious food, wonderful service, cozy place, and lovely food decoration!
Healthy in Ottawa
20 people mentioned the Pita
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Moxies - Hunt Club

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
190 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Lunch
  • Romance
Moxie's at Hunt club an enjoyable experience. Great food and waiters are fun!
Business Meals in Ottawa
2 people mentioned the Sangria
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Wilfrid's Restaurant - Fairmont Chateau Laurier

$$$$·Canadian·
ByWard Market
687 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great breakfast! Excellent service! The view is always beautiful and the restaurant is comfortable! Their safety measure are also excellent!
Brunch in Ottawa
16 people mentioned the Breakfast Buffet
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Sidedoor Contemporary Kitchen & Bar

$$$$·Contemporary Asian·
ByWard Market
920 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Fabulous food, the service was as exceptional as always. Atmosphere is always posh yet cozy. Definitely remains a favorite.
Healthy in Ottawa
35 people mentioned the Calamari
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Milan Gatineau

$$$$·Steak·
Gatineau
247 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Group Bookings
We are regulars and we love this place. Thursday nights are prix de SAQ on thé wine menu. Table d’hôte is available.
2 people mentioned the Hamburger Steak

Arôme - Casino du Lac Leamy

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Gatineau
1,270 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romance
Wonderful place. Food is 5 star, service 5 star, recomend this place without any hesitation
Steakhouse in Montreal / Quebec
13 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

The Soca Kitchen

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
1,026 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
As always food and service was impeccable. Only complaint was another table was having too much fun and were a little loud (1st world problem). We’ll be back
11 people mentioned the Calamari
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Tomo Restaurant

$$$$·Japanese·
Downtown
110 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Service was great and food was delicious. Definitely recommend!
Hot Spot in Ottawa
3 people mentioned the Soy Sauce
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Fauna

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
1,024 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Food was inspiring Wait staff was engaging, informed and genuine in her appreciation for the chef and food -
Fit for Foodies in Ottawa
7 people mentioned the Soft Shelled Crab
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The Vanitea Room a Tea Salon and Eatery

$$$$·Breakfast·
Downtown
368 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Neighbourhood Gem
I really love this restaurant. It is really cozy inside and it's nice to be able to feel this way while enjoying some delicious food and drink. They also have the best scones! I wiRead more
Brunch in Ottawa
11 people mentioned the High Tea
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Milestones Grill + Bar - Pinecrest

$$$$·Global, International·
Downtown
549 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Casual
  • Lunch
This location always has the best service! Menu offers a great variety. One of my regular go to restaurants!
Business Meals in Ottawa
11 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Milestones Grill + Bar - Ottawa - Sussex

$$$$·Global, International·
Downtown
520 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Lunch
  • Good for a Date
We had an amazing waitress named Janine who was outstanding . Warm , friendly and attentive and well versed in the menu .
Lunch in Ottawa
8 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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