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  • French,

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  • Restaurant With Parking,

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  • Business,

Languages Spoken

  • English,
Location
453 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6R4
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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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Restaurantica12
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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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Restaurantica12
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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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Restaurantica12
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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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Restaurantica12
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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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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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Restaurantica12
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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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March 12, 2020

There was a private party in the main dining room so we were placed in a small rather ordinarily room. It was great for sound level but could use some help with atmosphere. The service people were lovely but so busy that service was slow. We even waited quite a time for our bill etc. A special request re a birthday was missed. The fabulous food made up for all the shortcomings.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 3/5

March 8, 2020

The food was absolutely mind-blowing, the service was professional and impeccable, what an awesome restaurant!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 9, 2020

Overpriced and overrated. The establishment is beautiful. The servers are professional and wonderful. We heard the chef yelling at the server from the kitchen...not so great in a classy establishment like that. The presentation on the plates were beautiful but the food in my opinion lacked flavour. I've eaten in many nice restaurants but as far as I'm concerned the chef needs for concentrate more on serving his plates hot and flavourful than making the plate pretty. The place was empty...

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 2/5

Service: 4/5

March 7, 2020

Lovely and calm with old school charm with beautifully presented, delicious culinary creations.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 7, 2020

Food could have been a little hotter and I would like to have seen a teapot, but other than that, a lovely visit to your restaurant by my two sisters and I. Thank you. Joan Murray

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

March 1, 2020

Perhaps 3 options for each of appetizer, main and dessert would provide greater variety. An amuse bouche would be a nice touch as well. Overall an excellent experience with fantastic service! Will return.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

March 1, 2020

We have enjoyed this restaurant many times before. It is PERFECT..Thank you for your excellent service.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 23, 2020

Absolutely incredible. The service, the food, the ambiance, 10 on 10.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 22, 2020

Very satisfied overall. We had wine pairing and most of the time sever just read the label of wine he served mot elaborating on tasting notes. Once he forgot to mention what wine he was serving and another time he almost forgot to serve the wine.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

February 20, 2020

Perfect night to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 17, 2020

Food and service was just ok. Not worth the price

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 2/5

Service: 3/5

February 17, 2020

Attentive service and the food was fabulous!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 16, 2020

Great experience!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 15, 2020

The food was delicious, in particular, the appetizer course. It was unusual and excellent. The main course was wonderful, especially the duck. The dessert was amazing. It was truly a wonderful Valentines celebration for us. We are never disappointed at Signatures. The service is always excellent and the staff are very welcoming and helpful.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 15, 2020

Keep up the good work guys

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 15, 2020

Excellent 3 course meal. The waitress took the time to explain each serving which made it even more enjoyable. Upon her recommendation we tried new dishes and wine and we were not disappointed. Polite and courteous staff. We'll return in the near future for dinner.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 13, 2020

I have been having lunch here every week for over a decade. Excellent "old world" service and the food is delicious.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 9, 2020

Excellent food and service!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 9, 2020

We had a wonderful meal that was art on a plate. We sincerely thank you for an evening that is quite memorable.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 7, 2020

Can’t complain, the service was supper great. We really enjoyed our server she was very personable. It made my wife’s special birthday enjoyable and memorable. The room and decor was exceptional. I recommend this restaurant to everyone.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 6, 2020

This is on my list of restaurants to go back to regularly.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 2, 2020

Great evening !

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 1, 2020

Excellent, as usual

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 1, 2020

This was our second visit in just over a calendar month. As before, the ambience, service and food were all excellent, and the meals were attractively presented. We shall be back.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 31, 2020

As usual a delight with ambrosial food, warm atmosphere and good service. I would suggest that the heat be turned up a bit more in the winter however. Us older folks feel the cold a bit more easily.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 29, 2020

Lovely on all counts, and it was lovely that they made a nice reference to my sister's birthday in the dessert presentation!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 29, 2020

We really enjoyed lunch at the Signature restaurant.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 28, 2020

This is our sixth or seventh Christmas lunch and it did not disappoint as always

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 28, 2020

Absolutely impeccable. We greatly enjoyed our time in the beautiful dining room. We will be back. Thank you for the attention you give to your clients, the setting, the high quality of the food, the presentation of the food, and the service.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 26, 2020

Wonderful experience and the presentation of the food are works of art.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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