Tag Archives: brunch

June 25

Brunch at Wakefield’s Chez Eric

Jessey is a writer, digital communications strategist, and the founder of Local Tourist Ottawa. So, we’ve already written about the wonderful little restaurant Chez Eric, located in nearby Wakefield, but I hadn’t actually been there until this weekend. Sure, LTO co-founder Amy talks about this cute little spot…a lot…but it wasn’t only her review that led […]

Simple food, bold flavours: Brunch at Chez Eric in nearby Wakefield

There’s just something about a lazy Sunday, when the spring is starting to show signs of turning to nicer weather, that makes you want to get out and explore. So when I got the chance to get out of the city and in the Gatineau Hills — and all in the name of breakfast, no […]

Breakfast at the Elgin Street Diner – not just for the food, but also the memories

Shelly Lyonnais is a local elementary school teacher who has been living in Ottawa on and off for 20 years.  She spends her weekends in search of Ottawa’s great date night dinner locations. Sometimes when our traditional “date night” isn’t possible, my husband and I still try to do something in Ottawa together but in a […]

Battle of the Ottawa brunch spots: Part IV – Murray Street, Le Café

Sarah V. is a friend of LTOttawa and overall, a very cool person. She has lived all over the world and (lucky us) she has been settled in the nation’s capital for a little over a year now. Your November 17th blog about brunch left me wishing it was Sunday morning! However, you forgot to mention […]

Battle of the Ottawa brunch spots: part III – Fraser Café

Angela Christiano is an event consultant who has lived in Ottawa ever since coming for the weekend in 1994.  Thanks for your contribution, Angela! Remember the first cool – really cool – restaurant you went to? Both the food and décor had that common, comfortable, touch but in a way that made you feel classy […]

Battle of the Ottawa brunch spots: part II

Alex Hosselet likes to keep it real.  He also can’t stop thinking about waffles and eggs Benedict. Thanks for sharing your two cents in the battle of the Ottawa brunch spots, Alex! I could have overlooked Pubwells as any other pub if it weren’t for the fact that it is down my street (Spruce) on […]

Ottawa’s top 10 most scrumtrulescent brunch destinations

Josh McJannett is a local public affairs professional who took Ottawa to brunch after an 80s night eight years ago; they’ve been in a committed relationship ever since. I love brunch. I don’t care if that makes me indecisive (Lunch? Breakfast? That’s a false choice peddled by the forces of evil as far as I’m […]