Bytown Bites is an Ottawa Food Blog / Ottawa Restaurant Guide that was started in the spring of 2016 to highlight the diverse offerings of a city in the midst of a culinary revolution. The site was created and is maintained by Shawn and Nathalie, two individuals who love supporting Ottawan cuisine in all its forms. Despite Ottawa’s reputation as a sleepy government town (with Wine Rack as one of our highlights), we feel like there’s a lot out there to discover. We hope that Bytown Bites can guide you all to something new and delicious. This is what we look like:


We only post places we like and no post has been paid for. Images that are not our own are taken from media posted by each restaurant (on their own website or social media). Inquiries can be directed to: