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Flipper's Restaurant

) #192 of 2,230 Restaurants in Ottawa ££ - £££ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
819 Bank St | above Von's Bistro, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3V9, Canada
+1 613-232-2703
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (29 reviews)
“shrimp” (13 reviews)
“haddock” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
819 Bank St | above Von's Bistro, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3V9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this restaurant. A great selection of perfectly cooked sea food, friendly, attentative service without being intrusive. Warm, cozy ambience. If you have a window seat you can people watch since you are looking down on Vank Street. We went there for my Birthday...More

Thank Bren008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my 60th birthday and where we would eat was my choice and I choose Flippers. The service was outstanding and the food was amazing. Our server went above and beyond to make our meal special. The only down side was that I really...More

Thank Brenda V
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Bland walls, snug and somewhat uncomfortably hot. Not a place to go to impress someone. But the food was very tasty. For starters, we had the salmon sliders (small fish burgers) - these were good. And the rolls - basic chinese like oily rolls. Jumbo...More

Thank nomad_timo
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We decided along with some good friends to try Flipper's Happy Hour. This entails a glass of wine, limited choice but very good, for $5.00, plus oysters at $1.00 each and $5.00 for 6 large shrimps with cocktail sauce. The Happy Hour goes from 5...More

Thank Jennifer Z
Reviewed 1 June 2017

After much research and review reading, wanting to have a great dinner in Ottawa, we certainly found it at Flipper's. The atmosphere was very eclectic and welcoming. The service was quite attentive, until they got very busy. With only one person serving all the occupied...More

Thank HHIloverOhio
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A most wonderful experience the service was unique and food well prepared visited serveral times while in Ottawa and service is always excellent

Thank Hedger2014
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I didn't know where to go, so I chose this restaurant thru Trip Advisor and I was very sastisfied with the quality of the fish, vegetables and mash potatos with crust.

Thank Pascal P
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Had a lovely dinner there with a friend and husb. I had Haddock rolled in coconut and it was amazing. Husb and friend had oysters and both really enjoyed those. Husb had pickerel, one of his favorites and friend had Haddock as well, without the...More

Thank LyndaH666
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Was violently ill after eating at this restaurant for 24 hours. The restaurant ambiance is good and the food was tasty. Had the seafood chowder and calamari. Felt unwell 1 hour post. Then 3 hours after meal felt violently sick for 8 consecutive hours. Still...More

Thank Mistborned
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Located in the Glebe, this is a fabulous restaurant for seafood. Service is very good and the meals are delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Bank St | above Von's Bistro, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > The Glebe / Dow's Lake
  • Neighbourhood: The Glebe / Dow's Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-2703
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