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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Great for dogs! In the winter time there is a huge tobogganing hill that can keep you busy for hours”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a bourbon specialty house. Amazing cocktails (though a bit on the expensive side) and food (including chicken and waffles)! It's one of our favorites. If you like cocktails, try the Gin Fizz. Tuesdays evenings are buck-a-shuck. Price: $$$”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“Pizza, wine, beer and cocktails on a patio overlooking Westboro beach - you'll find some of the most beautiful sunsets in this spot. Live music Thursday through Saturday nights”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bus Station
  • 2 locals recommend
Nature
“Take a bike down this pathway with beautiful views of Quebec across the water. It's a long, smooth and pleasant ride on the outskirts of downtown.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Station
“You can take the bus from here (stop on Scott St) to downtown or west for the CTC.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Video Store
“great place to meet up with friends, go dancing or just chill and watch the game ”
  • 1 local recommends
Beach
“A popular hangout in the summer, there's a small cafe that also serves beer and snacks”
  • 3 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Downtown Ottawa only 30 minutes drive If no rush hour. Parliament building, restaurants shopping and much more. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great food and Bourbon selection. The servers/bartenders are nice easy on the eyes.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Leads to Wellington Village, some nice shops, churches, Parkdale Farmers Market”
  • 4 locals recommend