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Foodie Friday: 10 late night eats

By Apartment613 on July 7, 2017

Our friends over at Bytown Bites have put together their top 10 late night eats. Read on for their picks!


So you’ve hit the town (or the books) and you’re hungry for some late night eats. Don’t fret, we’ve got ten places in Ottawa that’ll serve you up something delicious, no intoxication required.

Nights at @613union613, with punches and summer #cocktails.

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Union 613

(Wednesday to Saturday – 2am)

Union 613 has a tasty late night menu, complete with chicken wing specials (including surprises like peanut butter and jelly flavour or fish sauce (our personal favourite)) and drink deals.


The Fry

(Sunday to Thursday – 12am / Friday and Saturday – 2am)

Korean Fried Chicken under a flatscreen television playing K-POP videos, it certainly doesn’t feel like you’re on Elgin Street.


Full on a Tuesday for good reason, @eatelcamino never disappoints! 🙏 #mexicanfood

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El Camino

(Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday 12am / Thursday to Saturday – 2 am)

The best tacos in town (and betel leaves, and churros) are served up late from both indoors and their takeout window.


feels nice to have a real burger again #thekingeddy #kelovesall

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The King Eddy

(Monday 1am, Tuesday 1am, Wednesday 12am, open 24 hours Thursday to Sunday)

There are a few late night diners that could be listed here but we prefer King Eddy’s for their quality eats, like their King Eddy Burger and the Northern Fried Chicken and Waffles. They’ve recently started to stay open for 24 hours on weekends and is our go-to in the Byward Market.


The Manx

(late night menu usually ends around 12:30)

We love the Manx’s cozy vibes and their food is deceptively good. Their late night menu is typically served up until 12-12:30, but we’d stick around longer to enjoy a few beers.


Rainy day meals in #Chinatown

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New Pho Bo Go La

(Monday-Friday 2am / Saturday-Sunday 4am)

Fragrant, flavourful broths and sodium are a time-tested way to prevent hangovers. We prefer our fix from New Pho Bo Go La.


#Kettlemans famous chopped liver, always with the onions @bagelottawa

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Kettleman’s

(open 24 hours)

Montreal-style bagels with all sorts of fixins, they’re open 24 hours and cannot be beat for 4 am eats near Lansdowne.


Two Six {Ate}

(open until 2am every night except Tuesday)

Tasty share plates that are somehow still available all the way until 2 am.


A feast fit for a queen (and an entire royal family) at #shawarmapalace.

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Shawarma Palace

(Sunday-Wednesday 1 am / Thursday 2 am / Friday-Saturday 3 am)

Ottawa is Canada’s destination for Shawarma, so there’s really no better way to complete your night. Shawarma Palace is open late, serving up their famous shawarma with next level garlic sauce.


We are ready for you OTTAWA! #Shawarmasking

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Shawarma King

(Monday-Wednesday 2am / Sunday and Thursday 3am / Friday-Saturday 4am)

When you’re out in Centretown and you wander by Shawarma King late at night, you’ll be sure to see a line of characters. Tasty shawarma served up late, get the garlic potatoes if you’re not going to be talking in someone’s close proximity for the next 16-24 hours.


For more from Bytown Bites, check out their website or follow along on Instagram for some drool worthy food photos!

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