Secluded and cobblestone, its four restaurant patios feel European; discover the magic behind the shops on Sussex Drive, between George and York Streets, including spots like Social (537 Sussex Dr.) and Courtyard Restaurant (21 George St.).
tavern on the Hill
The relaxed and European atmosphere of this establishment is just one big terrace at the north end of Major’s Hill Park. It offers live music, gourmet hot dogs, champagne among many other drinks, and a killer view of the Ottawa River, Gatineau, and Parliament Hill. 1223 Alexandra Bridge
dow’s Lake Pavilion
Three restaurant patios overlook the lake’s busy birds and boaters with a trio of different dining experiences: Malone’s Lakeside Grill, GuadalaHarry’s southwestern and Mexican grill, and the late-night Lago. 1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr.
Mill street Brew Pub
Located near the Canadian War Museum on LeBreton Flats, this historic gristmill turned brewpub is also the perfect stop along the Ottawa River bike path. 555 Wellington St.