Explore national cuisine during Canadian Eats, Ottawa’s newest food celebration that runs from Victoria Day to Canada Day! Savour inspired dishes that capture the Canadian experience through our taste buds.

See what’s on the menu today!

Participating Restaurants and Shops

Number of participants in Canadian Eats in the Glebe


Clocktower Brew Pub

Wild Boar Panko Pogos

Wild boar sausage pieces dipped in sweet cornmeal breading and rolled in panko. Served with Clocktower Brew Pub's Bytown Brown grainy mustard sauce.


Industria Pizzeria + Bar

Porky Pig Poutine

Home fries topped with braised pork shoulder, maple caramelized McIntosh apples and Ontario blue cheese.


SEN Asian Cuisine

Coconut Mussels

Mussels fused with a delicious Vietnamese snail recipe; coconut milk, lemongrass, Asian herbs and sake.

Gluten Free


Farmteam Cookhouse and Bar

Turkey Meatballs

Four seasoned slow-cooked turkey meatballs smothered in a sundried tomato Alfredo sauce, topped with old cheddar, local goat cheese and served with garlic bread.



CRAFT Beer Market

Maritime-Style Warm Buttered Lobster Roll

Tender chunks of lobster meat and Oceanwise shrimp, dressed in house-made herbed mayonnaise. Served on a freshly baked buttered and grilled split top roll.


Erling's Variety

Asparagus/Whipped Ricotta/ Capocollo/Ramp/Scallop Bark

Home-made whipped Ricotta from Ontario dairy, with in-house cured capocollo using pork from Gaspor, Quebec, and ramps plucked from a forest in Cumberland. Garnished with salt-cured and dried scallops from Nova Scotia that are salt cured and dried and grated as a garnish.

Gluten Free



Grilled Atlantic Salmon

Fresh Atlantic salmon, grilled and served with potato Croquettes, with a side of orange vodka tarragon sauce.


Irene's Pub & Restaurant

Southwest Club Wrap

Grilled chicken, shredded lettuce, pico de gallo, bacon, avocado, chipotle mayo with a healthy serving of mozzarella, monterey jack and cheddar cheese, wrapped up in a grilled tomato and basil tortilla. Served with fries or a house salad.


Isabella Pizza

Canadian Pizza

Enjoy this classic italian dish loaded with bacon, pepperoni and mushrooms. Gluten free crust available ($4 per pizza).

Gluten Free


Jack Astor's Bar and Grill

The Western Canadian Burger

Ontario Angus ground beef patties piled high with peameal bacon, cheddar cheese, crispy onions, a western omelet and 100% Canadian russet fries, topped with made in-house maple mayo and Valentina’s sauce. Served with your choice of standard side, or make it a Canadian Combo by substituting a Montreal Smoked Meat Poutine.


Levy at TD Place

Slow Roasted Porchetta with Fennel Slaw and Gremolata

Carved to order, enjoy slow roasted Canadian Porchetta served with a fresh slivered fennel slaw and gremolata.

Gluten Free


South St. Burger

The True North

Our most popular signature burger: Cheddar cheese, bacon and maple infused onions drizzled, with Signature Sauce.

Gluten Free


The Arrow and Loon Pub

Smoked Duck Salad

Our Chef's favourite dish to prepare. Smoked duck breast and almonds, served over mixed greens with a raspberry vinaigrette.

Gluten Free


The Rowan

Confit Duck Leg

Confit Duck Leg with braised white beans, peas, turnips, and whole grain mustard.

Gluten Free



Six Degrees Of K'vin Bacon

Canadian bacon, smoked bacon, thick-cut maple bacon, Barking Squirrel BBQ sauce, bacon roasted garlic aioli and bacon sticks, with lettuce and tomato.


Von's Bistro

Steak and Fries

A classic 10 oz Striploin, served with salad, hand cut fries and herb compound butter.


La Strada Restaurant

Costa di Manzo alla Griglia

Grilled 14 oz bone-in Rib Steak made from Certified Angus Beef.


Crust & Crate

I've got my Bison you

Bearbrook farms Bison Salami, buffalo mozzarella, blistered cherry tomatoes, wheat grass.


The Pomeroy House

Sirloin of Enright Beef

Potatoes Dauphinoise, Swiss Chard, Baby Carrots, Pickled Leeks, Roasted Mushrooms, Horseradish Demi-Glace


Sunset Grill

Great Canadian Omlette

A Sunset Grill favourite! Bacon, mushroom and cheddar omlette served with home fries and thick toast.


Wild Oat Bakery, Café and Farm

Mac n' Cheese

Mac n' Cheese with herbs and garlic from the Wild Oat farm, Ile Aux Grue cheddar, Pinehedge kefir, local seasonal vegetables, Le Coprin mushrooms and topped with Wild Oat's bread-buttered breadcrumbs.




Pizza Canadese

Pepperoni, mixed peppers, mushrooms, mozza.


"On the Go"

Ichiban Bakery

Cream Cheese Bun

Enjoy something totally different with just the right amount of sweetness; A light buttermilk sweet bread with two layers of Japanese cream cheese. A unique, fluffy dessert to satisfy your sweet tooth.




True North Blend Coffee

Our True North Blend is a mellow and soft blend of Latin American coffee beans with delicate nuances of soft cocoa and lightly toasted nuts. Ask for your coffee brewed on the Clover Brewer for even smoother flavour! Pair it with a slice of Banana Nut Loaf to enhance the nutty flavour of the beans.




Mighty Angus

Delicious, carefully selected, juicy, tender cuts of 100% Angus beef sourced from Canadian farms. Top that with a smoky Angus sauce, hickory smoked bacon pieces, crisp leaf lettuce, tomato, processed cheese and grilled onions, served on a sesame and poppy seed bun. Then, and only then, can you call it “Mighty.”


Olga's Deli & Catering

Canadian Chicken Club

Flame grilled boneless chicken breast served on a sesame Kaiser with Canadian bacon and cheddar cheese. Enjoy as is, or dress it with any of our many toppings from the deli counter.


Whole Foods Market

Farm Fresh Sandwich

Bagel with peameal bacon, Canadian cheddar, lettuce, tomato and pesto mayo.


Café Morala

Chelsea Buns

Delicious Chelsea Buns, baked fresh and served warm.



Soup Guy Café

Rick Mercer’s Newfoundland Jigg’s Dinner Soup

Low sodium salted beef, split peas, carrots, cabbage, a little Mount Scio savoury and a touch of Italian flair.



LOCAL Public Eatery

Butter Tart

Maple Butter Tart Filling/Shortbread Crumble/Glazed Thompson Raisins/Served in a jar.


Sweet Bite

Maple Macaron

A smooth, crisp shell and a moist, chewy interior with a classic flavour we all know and love. What can describe Canada better than a dessert with maple syrup?

Vegetarian - Gluten Free


Tamis Café

Ube, Yema (Dulce De Leche) Cake

One of our best sellers: A light and fluffy Ube (Purple Yam) cake stuffed with Yema (Dulce de Leche) filling.


The Joy of Gluten Free

Nanaimo Bars

Ottawa magazine says our Nanaimo Bars are the best around: A fudgy coconut chocolate almond base, delectably filled with soft custard icing and a belgium chocolate crust.

Gluten free


Marble Slab Creamery

Canadian Maple Ice Cream

The secret is in the maple, and ours is naturally the best! Sweet, creamy, delicious and so Canadian.




Booster Juice

Canadian Colada

A delicious blend of pineapples, coconut, bananas and vanilla frozen yogurt. Keeping Canadians cool from coast to coast!




Oh Canada

Looking for a taste of Canada? Try this red rooibos tea. It’s sweetened with (what else?) maple syrup and sprinkled with delicious maple leaf candies. Plus it’s 100% diplomatic (well, caffeine-free) and tastes great in both official languages. With green rooibos, honeybush, caramel and toffee bits to shake things up.



Morning Owl Glebe


As the West Coast coffee scene has matured, so should Eastern Ontario's. The Hario V60 pour-over is a slow and intimate brew method that gives baristas the opportunity to educate and help customers reconnect with what it means to drink a pure and classic beverage. Enjoy a cup of java made from Guatemalan beans from Little Victories Coffee Roasters, a brand new coffee roasting company right here in Ottawa.

Vegetarian - Gluten Free - Vegan



Raspberry Green Kombucha

Made at our Preston Street Roastery, we start by fermenting our fairly traded and organic Chinese green tea and add some macerated raspberry for fruity tartness. A refreshing, red beverage perfect for celebrating Canada



Loblaws Isabella

PC Maple Syrup

Join our chefs throughout Canadian Eats as they feature our signature product - President's Choice Maple Syrup - by creating Canadian inspired recipes weekly with in-store cooking demonstrations.


The Unrefined Olive

Locally Sourced Product

Although Olive Oil and Balsamic will never be local, The Unrefined Olive carries a selection of locally sourced and crafted products from producers in Ottawa and surrounds. Come by and taste our local sunflower oil. See our honey, cocktail mixes, hot sauces, spices, preserves, jams, chutneys, and chocolate. We have Top Shelf Preserves, Split Tree, Michael's Dolce, Meow That's Hot, Kricklewood Farm, True Bee, Baccanalle, Salty Don, Gordz ,and Hummingbird Chocolate which is the worlds best chocolate

Wine Rack

Jackson-Triggs Sparkling Moscato

Made with grapes harvested from the Niagara Peninsula, this wine is overloaded with intense aroma of peach, blood orange, lemon, lime and sweet confectioner's candy. It is balanced and bursting with flavours of tropical fruit and citrus blossomthat finishes with a rich apricot flavour.


McKeen Metro Glebe

Localize Products

Come and explore our Localize products throughout Canadian Eats! These items are local to Ottawa and surrounding areas, and feature a prominent tag with a “Localize score” based on the location of the business, where the ingredients are sourced and where the products are manufactured. Scan the QR code on an item to visit the Localize website, where you can trace the product right back to the manufacturer or farmer. Come by and browse our selection of Localize products!

Glebe Emporium

Made-in-Canada Paderno Stock Pot

Want to celebrate Canadian Eats at home? Mix up a delicious Atlantic Seafood Chowder in our 14L Canadiana Stock Pot – 75% off from Victoria Day to Canada Day! In addition, save 40-70% off list prices on all Canadian made cookware. Happy cooking!


Made in Canada Cooking Accessories

Get ready to start cooking! Come and check out our assortment of Made in Canada kitchen essentials; Cutting boards from Cape Breton and Ste-Marcelline-de-Kildare, leather knife pockets from Calgary, Canadian-inspired cookbooks, and knife rolls and Aprons from Calgary-based chef apparel company, Medium Rare.



Take home a French Canadian meat pie! Filled with beef, pork and traditional seasonings, and topped with our made-in house pastry. Bring it home for an easy weeknight dinner; Just place it on a cookie sheet and bake it for 45-50 minutes at 350 F from frozen.