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Al's Steakhouse & Seafood

#165 of 2,236 Restaurants in Ottawa}
££££Seafood, Steakhouse,
327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-233-7111
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (108 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
“escargot” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Seafood, Steakhouse, Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly
327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 222 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a party of 7 from Toronto, visiting Ottawa for a 80th birthday. Our first time, we all had a different item from the menu and we were all pleased with the quality of steak, shrimp and sides. Great taste and value for money....More

Thank IndLes
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went to Al's last night for our girls dinner reunion. The newly renovated restaurant is beautiful, food was very good, service was excellent. The only complaint that I have is the washroom is still downstairs anyone with a mobility issue this is a concern. There...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for my birthday dinner with my boyfriend. Service was great, the waitress was very attentive. The salad was amazing because of the als garlic dressing, definitely take a bottle home!!! Steak was very tender, could have had a bit more flavour though. Overall...More

Thank Michaela S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our meal at Al's. We hadn't been since the renovation. It's looks great. The service was excellent and the food was sheer perfection. The free parking is an added bonus. We will definitely return.

Thank Canadiancape
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly this place is very nice with tasteful decor and good ambiance. I was taken by the reviews so booked a table for dinner. The service was very good and the server friendly and helpful. It's a busy restaurant so I would book to be...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here last weekend for the first time and had a great experience. I spoke to Sam and requested a booth and even though my reservation was for just 2 people, he went out of his way and got me a nice and roomy 4...More

Thank Alnoor K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently renovated and looks great! Always get the coconut shrimp for an app and it never disappoints...and steaks are the best in the city. Staff is great and love that the owners are always around to ensure great service. Highly recommend it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a great steak dinner in Ottawa, then this restaurant will fill you craving. Everything we had was excellent. You can see why they have been around for over 50 yrs. Keg like Prices but more intimate.

Thank bjgdb8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has been around for over 50 years and is family run. I used to take dates there when I was in high school. Thereafter I attend from time to time and always had a great steak. Als salad dressing is fantastic and is...More

Thank jonjonOttawa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Celebrated 13th anniversary by going to Al's. Great location on Elgin with parking at the rear. Newly renovated restaurant looks very classy. We had steak of course, which were cooked to perfection. Loads of sides to pick from as well and the service was fantastic....More

Thank sburr2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-233-7111
Now in the business of serving superb meals for over 50 years, Al's proudly offers only certified Angus beef, as well as succulent chicken dishes, seafood, and even hearty lunchtime salads, sandwiches, and filet mignons. And it's all served up by a friendly, knowledgeable staff amidst chic, contemporary decor. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Al's also boasts a conference room that can accommodate up to 130 guests. Reservations recommended. Ample free parking.
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