Despite a large population of comfortably-paid government bureaucrats (and a decent selection of mid-range restaurants to serve them), Ottawa is a fine city to dine on a dime. Shawarma and pho are two of the city’s most prominent cheap options, but you’ll find affordable tacos, Cantonese, poutine, and much more, without much trouble — here are some of the best picks, with a focus on the inner city.
For this guide, “cheap” means being able to get a meal-sized quantity of food for under $10, or under $15 for evening places and some of the absolute best options out there. Looking for some more general restaurant tips in Ottawa? They’re over here.Read More