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Welcome back to Big Daddy's Bourbon Street Bistro.  We are at it again - serving up a taste of southern hospitality in a new upscale location.

If you have had the opportunity to visit New Orleans and discover Bourbon Street with all its fabulous history along with its unique flair for Cajun food, then you will want to relive this experience again and again.

At Big Daddy's Bourbon Street Bistro, we strive to excite your senses with either the memory of Louisiana or simply introduce you to what you have been missing.  You do not need to travel far and away to experience the fabulous Cajun food, come and visit a taste of Louisiana in the heart of downtown Ottawa.  

Our friendly staff will help you choose from one of the many Bourbon Street staples from Po Boys, Jambalaya, Cajun Lobster, Creole Chicken, Gumbo, cornbread and not to forget the Seafood Fondue. Our atmosphere will entice you to sit back and relax with friends while enjoying one of our many cocktails or refreshing draft beer while awaiting your exciting food experience.

We welcome you all and hope that you will enjoy your time at Big Daddy's as much as we enjoy preparing our food for you.

Where are we?

Located in the Cartier Place Suite Hotel, the famous Big Daddy's name lives on with a new location and an updated version of the menu you know and love. 

Rooms are available at the Cartier Place Suite Hotel. Please call 613-236-5000 or visit their website to book.


Cartier Place Suite Hotel
180 Cooper Street
Ottawa, Ontario,  K2P 2L5


Monday: 7am-12am
Tuesday: 7am-12am
Wednesday: 7am-12am
Thursday: 7am-2am
Friday: 7am-2am
Saturday: 9am-2am
Sunday: 9am-12am

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Subject to availability.

It’s so easy! Take Metcalfe exit, drive until cooper, turn right onto cooper, go one block, turn right into the Cartier Place Suites hotel parking garage located to the right of hotel entrance. If coming from the North take O’Conner to cooper.


 LObster fest

Fresh Maritime Lobsters

Starting July 8th


Fresh 1.75lb lobster steamed with rice and vegetables


Split lobster served over a lobster bisque


Lobster linguini served in a lobster cream sauce


Lobster and crab PO Boy served with fries

$9 Cup $16 Bowl

Lobster Bisque


Lobster and Crab fondue


Add an extra lobster