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Best Cheap Eats Places in Ottawa

Ottawa is a great city for walking which means it’s also a great city for building up an appetite, luckily it’s home to a variety of cheap eats places. Here are some of your best bets.


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Check Groupon for Deals on Ottawa Restaurants

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Hungry for great food at a great price? One place to start is by perusing the latest Ottawa food and drink deals on Groupon, the money-saving website that features local discounts in 150 cities.

Visit the Ottawa “Food & Drink” Groupon page and you’ll find savings from 40% and up on breakfast, lunch and dinner spots.

The Ottawa “Food & Drink” Groupon page is a smart place to check out when you’re first planning your trip and even when you’re in the middle of your Ottawa visit because new deals get added weekly and even daily many times.

Special Days and Times for Cheap Eats

Depending on what you’re craving, on any day of the week, you can find a plethora of cheap eats specials in places across Ottawa.

On Mondays the Clocktower Pub has ½ price mussels and Tuesdays they serve up ½ price wings.

Almost any day of the week Hooley’s pub is one of the best places for cheap eats in Ottawa too. On Mondays they have 25¢ wings, Wednesday a complete ½ price menu, Thursdays $4 perogies, Fridays between 4:00 P.M. and 9:00 P.M. ½ price appetizers and on Saturdays you can get a burger and fries for $5 bucks.

Don Cherry’s is in the game too. On Monday’s they offer up ½ price wings, Tuesdays it’s a burger for $4.25, Wednesdays it’s2-for-1 fajitas and on Sunday you can scarf down ½ price pizza.

Another cheap eats place in Ottawa worth checking out is the Highlander Pub. Monday through Thursday they have cheap appetizers from 3:00 PM to 6:00 P.M.

New Edinburgh Pub is worth a taste too. Mondays they have ½ price pizza. Tuesdays and Thursdays, it’s 50¢ wings. Saturday you can fill your hole on ½ price fajitas. And Sundays they continue the Tex Mex theme with ½ price nachos when you order up a pitcher of beer.

If you’re really famished and it’s a Monday, find yourself the nearest Lone Star Texas Grill and chow down on their all-you-can-eat fajitas.

For authentic Mexican food at cheap eats prices, one of the best places in Ottawa is Ahora Mexican Cuisine, where you’ll find quite a few tasty entrees for under $10.

And take note of this one…no matter what day of the week it is, you can walk into any East Side Marios’s between 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 P.M. , step into their bar and re-fuel on ½ price appetizers and pizza.

Best Affordable Restaurants in Ottawa’s Byward Market

If you’re visiting Ottawa for a few days no doubt you’ll end of checking out the city’s most popular tourist attraction–The Byward Market, one of the oldest and largest public markets in Canada.

Walk about and explore the many shops found in this dynamic area and you’re sure to work up a healthy appetite.

When you decide it’s time to stop and refuel, stay on budget at the same time by enjoying a thrifty-priced meal at one of these best, affordable restaurants in the Byward Market.

Hungry for more ideas?

Want to add some more of the best cheap eats places in Ottawa to your menu?

Here are some helpful links to check out:

Urbanspoon Reviews for Cheaps Eats in Ottawa

Urbanspoon Reviews for Best Cheap Eats in Ottawa’s Byward Market Area

Places that have Cheap Eats in Ottawa for under $10

Daily Cheap Eats Deals and Coupons for Ottawa

A Video Showcasing some of the Best Cheap Eats Places in Ottawa

Be thrifty and practical! This information was accurate when published, but can change without notice. We recommend you confirm all details with the provider in question before planning your excursion.

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