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453 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6R4
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Opening at 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

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Cuisine type

  • French,

Features

  • Restaurant With Parking,

Atmosphere

  • Business,

Languages Spoken

  • English,

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sand0330
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Was thrilled with the service and quality of food as well as, the presentation! 5 stars all the way. Gorgeous setting in a lovely old manor home.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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andree145636
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Ottawa's best kept secret. Delicious food in a lovely atmosphere!

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cmturmaine245482
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Last night we celebrated another Anniversary at Signatures. Each time we go we are overwhelmed with the incredible food and outstanding service. They seated us in our favourite 'red' room and had it all to ourself...what a easant surprise as it was so quaint and romantic. I want to thank our incredible and very knowledgeable waiter David....he really gave us outstanding service and helped to create a beautiful evening for us...we will be back again for more Anniversaries..and maybe before

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Restaurantica12
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Great Lunch

Having been here for dinner before, some friends and I decided to try their lunch. This was actually in the part of the restaurant called Bistro Cordonbleu and it is operated by students studying at the Cordonbleu School. Each lunch is a fixed menu, so check the website since the menu constantly changes. One gets a glass of wine and a coffee as part of the fixed price, but you can always order more beverages at an additional price. Each of the 3 courses were excellently prepared. It was all very delicious. The guys working in the kitchen will clearly have great careers as chefs when they graduate. The students waiting on the tables were very polite but they lacked polish. They could have been a wee bit more attentive, but we were basically served well. The atmosphere was very nice and we felt very relaxed. Parking was a bit of a problem and we found it odd that their parking lot was completely full.

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 4/5
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Restaurantica12
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If you want a fabulous food experience order the...

If you want a fabulous food experience order the menu de gustation with the wine pairing. It really is an evening's entertainment. You will be expertly served several small dishes that each in its own way will delight you. With the wine pairing, you will always have a great accompaniment. Even though I have a very large appetite, I felt completely sated by the end of the meal.

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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This is a must try for anyone who enjoys French...

This is a must try for anyone who enjoys French cuisine. Portions are not large, but the taste and presentation is marvelous. Try the wine pairing, you will not be disappointed.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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When we arrived there, we were warmly welcomed...

When we arrived there, we were warmly welcomed. We had excellent suggestions on orders from our waited. What i loved the most about the place is the wine. Putting the right wine with the right food is their specialty. It is some how expensive but the experience is unforgettable. I would definitely go again.

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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When two in your party have extra courses but the...

When two in your party have extra courses but the resturant does not wish to see them doing nothing while the other two enjoy their course, why not bring a little something for them to nosh on. This is the kind of service that is to be expected at this 5 Diamond resturant. I cannot say enough of the service and food at this place. The standard is definately set here and all others have a long long way to come to meet this level of excellence.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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Absolutley amazing. Spectacular service...

Absolutley amazing. Spectacular service. Recommend anyone to try it out. Far from ordinary.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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The best dinning experience ever. Impeccable...

The best dinning experience ever. Impeccable service and the food is superb.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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The service in this restaurant is truly...

The service in this restaurant is truly spectacular. The food, however, was aboslutely horrendous, not so much lacking in taste, as just completely plain and simple. The portions are not only very small, they also lack in quality. Frankly, we might as well have opened a canned product... this was a great disappointment.

Atmosphere: 1/5
Food: 2/5
Service: 4/5
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June 22, 2019

We had a great evening - the food was excellent as was the service. Thank you.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 21, 2019

The restaurant was amazing and they celebrated my graduation dinner for me in the best way I could have never imagined. Would definitely recommend signature to anyone and any occasions!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 20, 2019

Wonderful wait staff and the food was delectable.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 19, 2019

Everything is excellent

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 13, 2019

Awesome in all respects. Thanks to everyone for a delightful lunch,

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

June 12, 2019

Highly recommended. We had a very pleasant lunch. Thank you

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 9, 2019

The service was excellent, they miss no detail and are very knowledgeable. The atmosphere was unfortunately, a bit drab. We were the only guests in the dining room, which left us feeling a bit uneasy. The food was overall very good but nothing particularly noteworthy. At this price point, there are better options in Ottawa.

Ambiance: 1/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

June 9, 2019

The service and the atmosphere were amazing. The dishes could have been much better. I am intolerant to cow's milk, mustard seeds, yeast and egg white. I did warn them the day before that I had intolerances and they could have better planned ahead. They didn't. The snails I had and the red tuna tartare were drenching in oil. It was infused oil, and the taste was so powerful that I couldn't taste any snails or tuna. My girlfriend got a little cracker, and I didn't. We got a chick pea soup, it was ok for the first few spoonfuls and it tasted like peanut butter, but after a while I started to only taste the salt. If it had less salt and if there was less soup, in another recipient easier to use and not killing my wrist, it would have been better. It felt like eating baby food, and not in a good way. The raspberry fizz was forgettable. My girlfriend said that the scallops were cooked perfectly, but that the Risotto was way too salty. She couldn't finish it. On my side, the highlights of the night were the duck and the martini. The duck could have been better if there was less offered on the side, I think it was the blackcurrants. Overall it wasn't a nice dining experience, and we will not be coming back. The price doesn't justify the student food we got. I would suggest to start experimenting more seriously on intolerances as olive oil is NOT a suitable replacement for cow's milk.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 2/5

Service: 5/5

June 10, 2019

Most excellent culinary experience. I discovered some white wines through the pairing menu that were great even though I'm partial to red wine.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 8, 2019

The soup was a bit to salty

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

June 8, 2019

Lovely tasting dinner and the wine pairings were spectacular! Such a special evening as always! Thank you!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 8, 2019

Everything was lovely! Wonderful service from Hélène along with the rest of the team. Delicious food that was beautifully plated and served with elegance. On vous remercie d'une expérience exceptionnelle!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 7, 2019

Delicious

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 5, 2019

A wonderful spot for a reunion lunch.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 3, 2019

Excellent food and wonderful staff.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 2, 2019

We have been to Signatures several times for dinner, but this was our first time enjoying the fixed lunch menu. The lighter lunch fare was just as delicious and superbly presented. Service, as usual, was impeccable.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 2, 2019

The service was realy great! The Maitre and the waiters do a greta job there and the house itself is very cosy and well decorated. The food was great... I only expected to be more than was, but it worth the experience.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 1, 2019

A group of eight friends, we have been coming for lunch once a month for years and have always enjoyed the experience.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 31, 2019

This is our "go to" restaurant for any occasion: impeccable service, lovely ambiance and staff in the restaurant, and the food cannot be matched anywhere else in Ottawa. Parking on site is a bonus, although I would walk a kilometre to eat here if I had to.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 31, 2019

We enjoyed our evening very much - the food was very good and the servers were knowledgable and considerate.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

May 30, 2019

Food was good , but should have been less salty to fully enjoy the natural taste of the soup, the pasta and the vegetables on the pasta.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

May 29, 2019

Lunch was fantastic in all respects. If I could rate it 6 stars I would. Will most definitely be back

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2019

It was an amazing experience. The dinner was perfect, delicious! When we remember, we can feel the flavor in our mouth again. The service was excellent, we felt very welcome there.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 27, 2019

Expensive but worth it, especially for special occasion.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2019

We had a wonderful time. Celebrating our daughter's birthday here has now become a tradition. Everything about the evening is special: the neighbourhood, the house, the friendly service, the dishes, the presentation and or course the food. We will definitely be back.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 24, 2019

Not the best table in the restaurant but the service and food was amazing.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 23, 2019

Very pleasant atmosphère, relaxing. Great service, efficient yet with a casual flair. Delectable meal...à thoroughly enjoyable evening.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 22, 2019

Everything was perfect inside but outside, it was very neglected regarding the aspect of seasonal cleaning, even if the weather had been bad. At least the front door could have look better... Sorry to have to mention that. Lise

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 20, 2019

Service atmosphere and quality were excellent. Now if only the weather would cooperate so we could try the patio,

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 19, 2019

Everything was excellent. We had the five course meal with part of the wine pairing. Timing for everything was excellent and all of our expectations for the evening were met. Friendly and very knowledgeable service. We spoke with chef after the meal and shared our appreciation for a great service that evening. We will come back soon!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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