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134 Nelson St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7R5, Canada
+1 613-789-2223
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“bibimbap” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
134 Nelson St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7R5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wife and just returned from alirang as my friend recommended the place. Small and cozy place, sitting approximately 30, on week end there is a line up at 5:30 so go early. I had bulgogi (beef) M3, which came with patatoes, sprouts and pasta/veggi. The...More

Thank travelsoften1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good people take their friends to this understated korean establishment, next to the ByWard market and Ottawa University. The tourists from the market and the students all line up already. Immensely popular. Go off hours. And go again because the menu is several pages long...More

Thank patrician98
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We visited there and ordered deep fried shrimp. Thus is one of terrible dish I have ever had I asked for change but the owner declined because we did not mention in advance. The shrimp they used was very small one, barely find the shrimps...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Korean restaurant in Ottawa . We always enjoy coming here for dinner . We always order the topokki and the soontofu. Their bibimbap is always delicious ! All the dishes Come with free refillable side dishes - my favorite...More

Thank Ro L
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hands down best Korean I have had since living in Korea. Amazing bibimbap, bulgogi, and tteokbokki. Service a bit slow, but have returned and will continue to return for the delicious food.

Thank prettypickles
Reviewed 7 June 2017

great service. Tasty dishes. authentic food. We really enjoyed all our choices. Really delicious. We went early but the place filled up very quickly. they do not take reservations so recommend an early supper if you dont want to wait.Would go again.

Thank roadrunner0820
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Authentic Korean restaurant, plenty of choice: from spicy to slightly spicy food. Inspite of the long line-up and wait (no reservations) and few parking spaces, people come. We have been here several times. The place seems like a favorite place for both young and the...More

Thank 562marlenem
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited twice and ordered Gamjatang (our most favorite food), Salmon Sashimi with rice, Black Bean Noodles, and Sashimi Salmon with Rice. Taste so good and authentic Korean cuisine and Korean TV channel as background music. Price is very reasonable with quite big portion because...More

Thank safrina c
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Me and my boyfriend come to Alirang a lot. I always get the bulgogi bibimbap, which is amazing. It's a bit spicy, so if you don't like spice make sure to tell the server to put it on the side, but I love spice. We...More

Thank Wednesday N
Reviewed 6 May 2017

It had been awhile for me to taste Korean food again. I dicided to bring my family with me. We ordered Korean seafood pancake, 2 bibimbaps( beef & tofu), Tuna Jigae, and Terriyaki chicken for my daughter. Everything was so great, my daughter love the...More

Thank Iris L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Nelson St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7R5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-2223
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