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Chianti - Ristorante Italiano - CLOSED

160 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-321-4623
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
15 Aug 2014
“Closed?”
4 Jul 2013
“Very tasty food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
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LOCATION
160 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2014

I'm pretty sure Chianti is now gone and Backdrop is in its place. Last time I ate there it was pretty marginal quality. Backdrop, on the other hand, is great.

1  Thank Doug0nTheRoad
Reviewed 4 July 2013

My wife loved the veal with white wine and mushroom sauce. She also loved her salad that had artichokes and baslamic vinegar with lettuce. My grilled chicken was tender and very tasty. My caesar salad was awesome.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 2 August 2012

My husband and I went here several months ago for a romantic mid-week "date night". We were the only two people at the restaurant the entire evening, and our server was very attentive, offering service with almost cinematic Italian flourish and charisma. We each ordered...More

3  Thank Alana K
Reviewed 6 July 2012

On a recent weekend visit to Ottawa, quite by chance we went to Chianti ristorante at 160 Metcalfe St. which was just steps from our hotel. What a fortunate choice! The warm greeting at the door, the ambience and friendly professional service and most of...More

Thank Jennifer Q
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Although the food was good, I must say that the waiter should consider a different line of work. We made our wine selection - a $38 bottle of Valpolicella and actually pointed to it on the menu so there would be no mistake. He said...More

Thank DrSQL
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Unfortunately, my night at Chianti wasn't so great. The food was okay (a piece of salmon and some asparagus), but nothing amazing. The service was slow and there were some problems with some of my friends' orders. Service was slow and not very attentive. I...More

1  Thank modesttraveller30s
Reviewed 17 October 2011

Tucked away on a side street corner, the Chianti doesn't look like a restaurant but it is smartly decorated and unassuming. The staff are attentive but not in your face. The ingredients they use are of good quality - mozzarella cheese, tomato, fresh basil, balsamic...More

1  Thank Ian073
Reviewed 21 September 2011

I went with a group of my girlfriends for a girls night out. I had the mushroom Risotto which was sublime. Can't compare to other rissoto I had here in Ottawa because this Risotto was simply the best. Al dente, creamy, with a hint of...More

Thank ladygod
Reviewed 20 September 2011

Several colleagues and myself visited Chianti on a week night. The restaurant was nearly empty and we were quickly seated. The food was excellent and the service superb. The wait staff was attentive but not overbearing. All five of us commented on how much we...More

1  Thank Nathatt
Reviewed 9 August 2011

I went with a group of friends; I had never heard of the restaurant before. We went on a weekday evening, and we were the only group in there. The gentleman serving us was very attentive, made wine recommendations and answered our questions about the...More

2  Thank Amby-Ry
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-321-4623
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