In the Glebe food Highlight: Fine dining restaurants a tasty escape for your tastebuds

March 19, 2021 | by glebeadmin

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We know just how much you miss dining at some of your favourite restaurants in the Glebe. From fresh seafood and seasonal menus to comfort meals that will make you feel like you’re back at mamma’s house, our neighbourhood chefs have you covered.

Many of our fine dining restaurants are back open in the Glebe. Read below and book a table now and get back into the world. All restaurants are operating under limited capacity with COVID-19 protocols in place.

Eat local, because you can.

107 Fourth Avenue Wine Bar
(613) 889-1165
107 Fourth Ave #1

The wine bar is back open! After work drinks and snacks are ready to be brought to your table. Bacon-wrapped Dates, charcuterie boards, Wagyu Beef & Bacon Cheeseburger, scallops, steak and more. Book a table now!

Cantina Gia
749 Bank St
613-569-0464

There is perhaps nobody more excited to open their indoor dining room to the public than the owners of Cantina Gia. It’s literally the first chance they have had to invite customers inside their new restaurant. The Italian eatery opened their bistro mid-pandemic and have had to adapt to a take-out model for their first several months of business. Now they are fully open and serving stunning dishes like Ricotta Stuffed Anolini with crushed Roma tomatoes, garlic peas & mint. Check out their full menu and dine in or order takeout.

Eldon’s
775 Bank St
(613) 565-0101

It doesn’t get any more inviting than the vibe at Eldon’s – and the food is simply amazing. The dining room at the Bank Street eatery is back open and will be featuring its rotating menu that features seasonal specials from fish to beef and their famous hot chicken sandwich.  Call to reserve a table or order in for tonight.

Erling’s Variety
225 Strathcona Ave
(613) 231-8484

You’ll be hard-pressed to find a restaurant whose chef/owner is as passionate as Liam Vainola at Erling’s. The Glebe food master is always cooking up something special in the kitchen and he’s reopened his dining room from Thursday to Sunday from 5-9 p.m. Call ahead to book a table or order the restaurant’s irresistible Sunday night take home dinner, which changes every week.

Flipper’s Restaurant
819 Bank Street
613-232-2703

Sit down, relax and taste the flavours of the day’s catch at Flipper’s Restaurant. The Bank Street seafood restaurant is back open for dinner everyday with delicious mains like seafood linguine, pan seared pickerel, scallops and halibut.

"Joey Lansdowne
825 Exhibition Way #103
(613) 695-5639

If you’ve been craving sushi, making your way down to Joey Lansdowne will never be a bad decision. The Glebe gourmet restaurant has one of the finest menus you’ll find in the city. Fresh hand-rolled sushi and Grade A steaks to decadent seafood and pasta dishes. The resto also has sliders, burgers and fries and a fine selection of wines and cocktails.

La Strada
697 Bank Street
613-567-2066

You can’t go wrong with the classic Veal Piccata from La Strada Ristorante. The Italian restaurant has a suite of irresistible dishes including their addictive Lamb lollipops, Spicy Shrimp Rubino or the fan favourite square pizza. Plus, their lineup of mains includes Pollo Scarpariello, Piccata di Vitello and a Combo Plate with cannelloni veal parmigiana and gnocchi rose.

Milestones
325 Marché Way Unit #101
613-695-1669

Craving Milestone’s Wagyu Beef Meatloaf, Mediterranean Chicken or Grilled Sirloin? The Lansdowne eatery has reopened their dining room and are inviting diners to come enjoy their Milestones faves.

Orto Trattoria
151-C Second Ave
613-244-6786

It doesn’t get any more authentic than at Orto Trattoria. The southern-Italian restaurant offers decadent mains from Beef tenderloin tartar to Wild boar ragu with in-house made chestnut pappardelle. The Second Avenue bistro offers diners a little slice of Italy with their creative antipasti, delicious handmade pasta and a suite of mains that will blow your taste buds away. Reserve a table now or order delivery or takeout.

The Rowan
915 Bank Street
613-780-9292

The dining room may still be closed at The Rowan, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have one of the best meals of your life. Order from The Rowan’s weekly chicken take home dinner or dishes from their a la Carte menu. White Bean and Roasted Garlic Hummus, Bacon Cheeseburgers or Steak & Mushroom Flatbread. Order now.

Thr33’s Company Snack Bar
589 Bank Street
613-422-9300

Like Cantina Gia, the brave crew at Thr33’s Co. Snack bar opened their restaurant during the pandemic and have relied on takeout food since the beginning. Now they are inviting diners inside their glorious space. Book a table now and  order delicious tapas from pork sliders and ribs to meatballs, frog legs and their signature smoked duck.

Von’s Bistro
819 Bank St
(613) 233-3277

Von’s Bistro is back open for dinner from every night of the week, with lunch from Tuesday to Friday and their famous brunch on Saturdays and Sundays. Order your favourites from the delicious jambalaya, their perfected mussels and fries, the addictive beef burger with bacon jam.