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The Shore Club - Ottawa

4.4
660 reviews
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CAN$31 to CAN$50
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Seafood
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The Shore Club Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge features the freshest seafood and tender steaks served in surroundings of understated luxury. Soaring ceilings, stunning original artwork and cool blue and green hues contribute to an elegant atmosphere that is second to none in Ottawa. Enjoy cocktails and appetizers in our signature lounge, or descend to our dining room to experience all our signature menu has to offer. The Shore Club is perfect for a casual, drop-in visit, or a long-planned special occasion. Allow our professional team to cater to your every wish.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm, Sunday: 2:00pm - 5:00pm; Dinner: Nightly: 5:00pm - 11:00pm; Bar 2:30pm - 1:00am

Happy Hour in the Lounge (Walk-ins only) 4:00pm-7:00pm
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Phone number
(613) 569-5050
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Jason Groulx
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Rideau Street
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Parking details
We offer valet parking for both lunch and dinner. Street parking and pay parking lots are also available nearby.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Sun 11:30AM - 1:00PM 5:00PM - 5:30PM 8:30PM - 10:00PM
Mon - Fri 11:30AM - 11:45AM 12:00PM - 1:00PM 5:00PM - 5:30PM 8:30PM - 10:00PM
Sat 11:30AM - 1:00PM 5:00PM - 5:30PM 8:30PM - 10:00PM

What 660 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.4
food
4.4
service
4.3
ambience
3.9
value
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83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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marshallm 
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

We especially enjoyed our dinner there tonight and Chad was an excellent waiter. I shared our experience on twitter and my wife did the same on facebook.


We will definetly be back next time in Ottawa.





yours truly





master sergeant Marshall Montgomery
US ARMY CORPS of ENGINEERS

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RodV 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Thank you for an exceptional meal ! The service was excellent !

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GeoffG 
3.0  Dined 5 days ago

We had high expectations, especially given the cost, but ended up being very disappointed. The wine and Caesar salad were good. The spicy shrimp appetizer tasted like frozen boxed food. The halibut that we were looking forward to, was not available and in its place was black cod which we waited over a half an hour to receive and then although cooked nicely, the meal was bland and tasteless. My date had créme brulé for dessert and enjoyed it. Overall, the meal was a huge disappointment especially for $185.

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OpenTable Diner (Toronto)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Everything was excellent.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Toronto)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Our server Geoffrey was a bit too familiar and annoying at times.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

The food and service was second to none as always!
Chef Jason Groulx is top notch, another amazing meal!

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

First came to the Shoreclub in 2017 and was satisfied with the cuisine. This time around, very disappointed, particularly in light of the steep prices. I believe the strong point is the meat section; all of the fish dishes are bathed in sauces or butter. A grilled option might be preferable. Service is good- waiter very kind. However, food not worth the price.

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Paix22 (Montreal)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Food was delicious . We had the wedge salad and crab cake . Our main dishes were Arctic char and stuffed salmon both wonderful . The sides were also equally tasty : scalloped potatoes and beets . The only minor detail forgotten , a birthday .

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vipOpenTable Diner (Toronto)
3.0  Dined on February 2, 2018

Waiters used to be impecable...the high price was worth due to the overall experience. Not this last time. I had better experiences at dinners. In a hurry service, wine bottles never shown (we ordered by the glass), a single fork to "self-service "the fries and (the same fork) mushrooms...a plate with a solitary steak (burnt outside)...??? Ridiculously high price for all of this. We were quite disappointed with all of this..was there a change in the owners phylosophy or direction here??

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OpenTable Diner (Toronto)
2.0  Dined on January 29, 2018

Arrived on a Monday Evening, for an Important business Dinner. Ordered the
Trout - Sorry Sir Out of Trout
Ordered the Tuna - Sorry Sir We are out of Tuna
Ordered The Arctic Char - Sorry we just sold our Last one

Very embarrassing for me and my client, however they cut a Cake in four slices a gave this for free ?

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

We both thought it was awesome
The knowledge of the food and wine menu couple with Sean's attention to detail was fabulous
Please pass this along to him
Best regards
Guy and Marilyn Lauzière

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BCJen (Ottawa)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Great service, exceptional food. Nice variation in wine; I was especially pleased to see Canadian selections other than Ontario. Very reasonably priced. Waited a few minutes longer than preferred for our table (considering we made a reservation and showed up precisely on time) but a fee extra minutes can be overlooked when all other facets met or exceeded expectations.

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OpenTable Diner (Montreal)
5.0  Dined on January 14, 2018

Excellent food and impressive wine list, even better service.

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Gonzo (Toronto)
5.0  Dined on January 6, 2018

Conveniently located, food is delicious, courteous staff and prices are reasonable. Will return for sure.

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vipJBok (Toronto)
4.0  Dined on January 1, 2018

The food was great, the service was good but needs to improve.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on January 1, 2018

Menu correct mais d’une autre époque
Service très classique avec des serveurs qui portent un sarreau d’infirmière difforme
C’est emmerdant d’avoir à choisir un accompagnement pour la protéine choisie
Rapport qualité prix moyen
Allez dans ce restaurant si comme nous il fait -30 et que c’est le 1er janvier et que vous n’avez pas d’autres options que de manger à l’hôtel

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Me78 (Las Vegas)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

Fantastic food and service. I would not hesitate to reccomend this restaurant

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

A totally romantic,excellent service, well served, delicious meal. Easy to arrive through Westin Hotel parking walk through to the restaurant with coat check and immediately led to out table for two. Our server was obviously well experienced and knew when to be there and not.
We would go back save the reason that we like to go to different rooms always. Meal was cooked exactly jpw we ordered.

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
4.0  Dined on December 28, 2017

High-end food -- reflected in price.
Wine selection could be better.
We were seated in the quite area -- quite pleasant environment.
Service is fine.
Recommended for those who likes exclusivity and prefer good quality food in small portions and is willing to pay for it.

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OpenTable Diner (Hawaii)
5.0  Dined on December 28, 2017

Had a good time, a great meal and enjoyed seeing a friend from a fews years ago, our waiter.

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Billie (Ottawa)
1.0  Dined on December 26, 2017

The Service was great! The food not so much, lack of seasoning, I had the seafood "tower" that was supposed to come with oysters, but they said the oysters weren't good anymore so they game me extra shrimps and only got half of a very small lobster tail. the ceaser salad was blend. My boyfriend had the steak and lobster tail, the steak was over cooked and the lobster tail as well. I would not recommend, for the price. Way too overrated.

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
4.0  Dined on December 24, 2017

first time here for supper, greeters were very pleasant, table location good, server very good, prices higher than expected, $41.00 for a steak with no sides!! but overall we enjoyed the experience

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OpenTable Diner (Toronto)
5.0  Dined on December 21, 2017

The two mains and four side dishes we shared were excellent. The service was great. The cocktail, wine and beer were all very good. A wider selection of local (or at least Ontario) draft beer would be nice.

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julep (Ottawa)
4.0  Dined on December 3, 2017

We had a very good meal. Tried prime rib, salmon /scallops of the day- and appetizers. All were very good with the exception of the scallops which had a strong miso flavour for the delicate scallops. Service was excellent! We'll be back!

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ShoreC (Toronto)
4.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

The only thing I don’t like about this restaurant is that when you order your main course that are quite expensive they do not come with any sides. You have to order sides that are also very expensive bringing a normal main course into the $60 and up range. They do offer specials that come with sides.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on November 27, 2017

We’ve been to this restaurant many times and love the service, ambience and wine list. Thenlast two times, however, the fish ( at $45-$50 a portion!) had been a big disappointment. The halibut the other evening was badly over cooked and the sole a few weeks prior to that was greasy. The service on the other hand is truly professional and the wine list is outstanding.

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OpenTable Diner (Vancouver)
5.0  Dined on November 24, 2017

Dinner with the guys from all over the country during the Grey Cup.

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
4.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

This was our third time having dinner here, always before a show. The food is very good, they have an excellent wine list, and the usually top notch service was even better on this visit. The only downside we find, is that it can be crowded around the bar, and extemely noisy everywhere. On this occasion, it was a little less so; however, we cancelled the extra glass of wine because our server advised a 15-minute wait for it from the jammed-up bar.

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JPE1 (Ottawa)
3.0  Dined on November 21, 2017

Chowder was pretty good. Club sandwich was made on what looked like WonderBread. Very disappointing.

My server was very good. It took 45 minutes between soup and main, to the point where I was forced to take the main to go. I was told the delay was due to having to remake the sandwich because the first was not up to the stanbdards of the shore club. This means the server was watching out for the customer, which is good, but the kitchen staff obviously didn't give a damn. This is the second time I've been to the shore club, and I've been underwhelmed both times. The Shore Club is another example of price not reflecting quality. This is not a destination I would recommend.

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OpenTable Diner (Ottawa)
5.0  Dined on November 18, 2017

I have been to the shore club many times for many different special occasions. My best friend and her husband were celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary and had never been to the restaurant before so we knew that we had to treat them to a special dinner for their special anniversary. As usual - the food was excellent, service top notch and the little touch of putting an anniversary card on the table was wonderful. They enjoyed their food the atmosphere and we of course loved it like we always do!

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