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The Highlander Pub

Open Now: 11:00 - 02:00
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Better Than Expected

Food and service was great. Large portions and reasonable prices. Super cool atmosphere and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ClayWilson
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We Would Go Back

Our food was very tasty and well prepared, unlike a previous reviewer's experience. There was a... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Cdnehrider
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3 weeks ago
“Better Than Expected”
24 Dec 2017
“We Would Go Back”
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115 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to get a bite to eat and drink, staff are extremely friendly, food is excellent, especially the selection of chicken wings, of which we tried several, my favourite pub in Ottawa.

Thank 43ericb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service was great. Large portions and reasonable prices. Super cool atmosphere and location. Try the house blonde draught.

Thank ClayWilson
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We had a fantastic lunch feast of chicken wings. The service was excellent and we were looked after well.

Thank bobbdn
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Went here on Friday June 8, 2018 with a group of friends. The waitresses were rude from the moment we arrived. Two of them in particular treated the group of us like we were an inconvenience to be serving. After many eye rolls and rude...More

Thank murren2018
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Not just a pub but also a purveyor of excellent food. I found this place after being recommended to try it and I wasn't disappointed. Allowed me to try a coupe of the beers before deciding on which one to have but you cannot visit...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Our food was very tasty and well prepared, unlike a previous reviewer's experience. There was a good selection of beer so we each had a flight to taste a few. The Pub has a huge selection of Scotch. Around 9 a duet of guitar players...More

Thank Cdnehrider
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

A good location and a nice atmosphere and the staff was friendly and it was a good environment, food left something to be desired. The chicken wings were undercooked and the duck wings were incredibly tough and had little fragments of bone in them. Your...More

Thank steveaR3375KV
Reviewed 5 October 2017

If you want Haggis and Scotch, this is the pub for you. Fair variety on the menu, and daily specials on pints, etc. And at 9:00, we were treated to some live music. Overall, pleasant, and reasonable value. Enjoyed the tortilla pipes.

Thank Yvan B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

After a very cold bus tour we discovered the Highlander and were welcomed by Chris Sloan who we discovered originally came from an area just about 2 miles from our home. He was really welcoming and got us a cosy table. We had hot lentil...More

Thank ljmoore25
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Looking for a place to spend the afternoon and evening? This is it, you can never go wrong with The Highlander, food, service and drink always on point.

Thank Adam M
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