We all know that breakfast isn’t just for early mornings. Sometimes pancakes, bacon and eggs are the perfect remedy for hunger at lunch or dinnertime-or even later! Fortunately for breakfast lovers, you can ditch the idea of getting into the fast food drive-thru by ten in the morning because there’s a bunch of places in Ottawa where you can get your breakfast on at any time.
1). The Wellington Diner
1385 Wellington St W, Ottawa, ON K1Y 2X2, Canada
For locals and visitors alike, The Wellington Diner is known for providing top-notch and affordable all-day breakfast in Ottawa. Their large breakfast menu is guaranteed to have your favorite traditional morning fare delivered to your table, hot and made with only fresh ingredients. Their French toast is considered a vital staple on the menu, as it has been made famous for the diner’s partnership with Rideau Bakery to produce the best French toast that you’ll ever sink your teeth into. From hearty time-honored classics like made-from-scratch buttermilk pancakes, to more unexpected dishes like ‘The East Coast Shuffle’ (which contains lobster! Yum!), your taste buds will be compelling you to return time and time again to try something new and guaranteed to be delicious.
2). The King Eddy
45 Clarence St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5P4, Canada
Even though The King Eddy is best known throughout Ottawa for its exceptional burgers, they have an outstanding selection of all-day breakfast items as well! This cozy diner is open seven days a week, many of them for twenty-four hours, so that you can get your fill of pancakes, bacon, toast and your other favorite breakfast items any time of day or night. The traditional King Eddy breakfast is loaded with all of the much-loved and comforting flavors of breakfast. If you’re feeling something a bit unexpected, how about some eggs on top of King Eddy’s famous chili? That’s right-fried eggs and chili.
3). Capital Diner
164 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON K1P 5J4, Canada
Homemade breakfast dishes brought to your table with care and attentiveness is sure to be a hit for any member of your dining party. Everything is made fresh to order and from scratch, so you will taste the effort that went into your meal from the first bite. Extra-hearty portions of comforting breakfast classics like pancakes and eggs Benny are guaranteed to fill even the hungriest of stomachs at prices that will have you coming back whenever you’re craving all-day breakfast.
4). Baker Street Café
385 Richmond Rd, Ottawa, ON K2A 0E7, Canada
This relaxed and comfortable diner makes for a perfect spot to enjoy breakfast in the morning or afternoon. These fresh, delicious and hefty-portioned meals are in high demand by Ottawans, so don’t be surprised if there’s a bit of a wait-trust us, it’s worth it. The portion sizes are so generous that many people end up taking leftovers home, so they can have breakfast again at two in the morning if they want to! No matter what your taste buds are craving, you can be sure that there is nothing on the menu that you won’t love.
5). Four Seasons Cookhouse
1545 Merivale Rd, Nepean, ON K2G 3J4, Canada
This famous all-day breakfast spot is a gem within the Ottawa area, and a perfect place to treat the family for a casual and comfortable pancakes-and-sausage-at-noon experience. Never will you feel rushed by the staff at this well-loved restaurant, so you can relax and enjoy your meal without a care in the world-except wondering perhaps if you can fit the rest of the huge portion of food into your belly. With a huge breakfast menu, and prices that pay for a massive plate of hearty breakfast fare, there’s no reason not to give Four Seasons Cookhouse a shot-especially for family dining where a quiet but casual atmosphere is ideal.
6). Fontenelle Restaurant
55 Montreal Rd, Vanier, ON K1L 6E8, Canada