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Best things to do in Old Ottawa East, Ottawa

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“www.ottawatourism.ca/ottawa-insider/rideau-canal-skateway/ Can't miss the opportunity to skate on the iconic Rideau Canal!”
133 locals recommend
Park
“GREAT entertainment - Home of our RED BLACKS and our Ottawa 67's Great restaurants and movie theaters”
50 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“The Green Door Restaurant located in the Old Ottawa East neighbourhood, is a fifteen-minute drive from downtown Ottawa. Follow your cravings and choose from the many savoury and sweet dishes served in the pay-by-weight buffet, like tofu broccoli stir fry, quiche and avocado salad. Dishes are all labeled to indicate which are organic, vegan, gluten-free, or contain dairy, egg, gluten, wheat, nuts, soy, or sesame and can be enjoyed with beer and/or wine.”
39 locals recommend
Park
“Many big events. Home of the Ottawa RedBlacks, 67s, and Fury. Farmer's Market on Sunday mornings! Many restaurants and attractions.”
5 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“Bicycle rentals! Great price, super close location. Rent by the day or get a super great price for the week.”
8 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“The atmoshpere of this bright cafe is very calm and warm. If you're looking for a quiet place to read this cafe has got your back. ”
8 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Great little area without car traffic. The complex includes a courtyard with many restaurants and stores.”
34 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a great little restaurant - mainly Italian cuisine - right on the Rideau Canal - beautiful view of the canal while dining.”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pub fare on the Rideau Canal -- but lots of traffic. Live music. Trivia nights.”
6 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Local farmer's market - fresh produce, baked goods, local meat and dairy, artisanal creations”
2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Watch the Ottawa Redblacks or Ottawa Fury play here! There are often concerts held here as well.”
7 locals recommend
Bridge
2 locals recommend
Bookstore
5 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“This pharmacy is great for picking up any essentials. They don't carry food but you can find all your pharmacy needs.”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Upscale asian food, cuts of beef are fantastic. Ask for the spring rolls to come with mint and lettuce to wrap up the Vietnamese way!”
4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“High end eateries at this location. Milestones, Locals, Joey's, and may others to choose from. ”
3 locals recommend