Ottawa Places

10 Reasons To Go Out in Ottawa

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Ottawa is the nation's capital, home to a vibrant arts and nightlife scene. With affordable ways to keep entertained, see why you should check out Canada's 4th largest city!

  • Find Me In "Da Club"

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    Ottawa may look quiet, but nestled cozily within the city are some of the hottest clubs. From Barrymore's Music Hall to Caliente, fire up the beats and hit the dance floor—you'll be here all night.

  • Raising the Bar

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    If your idea of nightlife includes hitting a bar for drinks and socializing, Ottawa's it! From artsy French bars to locally owned, the food may be minimal but there's a grand selection of alcohol.

  • Indulging at Le Cordon Bleu

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    There are a ton of restaurants in Ottawa, but all of their chefs start here! Bleu is North America's headquarters for the world’s best school that teaches classical French cuisine—indulge and enjoy!

  • Karaoke Nights

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    Shanghai isn't just the oldest Chinese restaurant in the city, it's the greatest destination for hosting wild karaoke nights every Saturday. And with no cover charge!

  • Catch a Festival

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    With festivals from Fashion Week to the Carp Fair, there's always something going on in the city. The biggest draw belongs to Winterlude/Bal de Neige every February with live music and ice sculptures.

  • Visiting ByWard Market

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    Located in the district of Lower Town, ByWard has everything you'd imagine. From museums, cafes, specialty food shops, boutiques and galleries, restaurants, pubs and clubs—it's worth taking in!

  • Cha-Ching! Feeling Lucky?

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    Ottawa is home to at least a dozen casinos, complete with fine dining and drinking. A variety of casinos offer slots, racetracks and tables. Hopefully, you'll score big! 

  • "Pub" Up The Volume

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    Ottawa has a diverse variety of new and old pubs all over the city. From new-age pubs to locally owned, to western themed—these pubs host live music, trivia and a wide menu of savory pub fare.

  • Mad About Shisha

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    Shisha bars (or hookah), have fast become one of Ottawa's signatures. Attracting diverse party-goers, many are embracing the shisha culture with lounges around almost every corner.

  • Sleep It Off in Prison

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    Party-goers love the Ottawa Jail Hostel! Formerly Carleton County Gaol, patrons sleep in prisoner's cells, tour the grounds and get free breakfast. Did you know the top floor (Death Row) is haunted?

Looking for the Top Party Places in Ottawa?

Check out our listing of the hottest clubs in Ottawa, read reviews, view upcoming events and more.

Mansion Nightclub (Ottawa)

400A Dalhousie, Ottawa Ontario Canada

613 878 8110

Mansion Nightclub is Ottawa's elegant and sophisticated slice of New York City style nightlife. With multiple venues, special VIP areas with bottle service, and the best live entertainment all throughout the night, it's the perfect place for any occasion! It offers a high class alternative to your average night out in an inviting atmosphere! [more]

Barrymores Music Hall

323 Bank Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada


Welcome to Ottawa's ultimate destination for live music, dancing and fun Thursday through Sunday. Over the years, it has gained a reputation for drawing new talent in addition to local and international talent. Dating back to the early 1900's, the music hall is housed in an old theatre filled with character. Today, the club draws music of all [more]

Babylon Nightclub

317 Bank Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada


Babylon Nightclub FULL LISTINGS CAN BE FOUND ON WWW.BABYLONCLUB.CA **RESIDENT PARTIES | WEEKLY AND MONTHLY** Every Tuesday: It''s BOOZEDAY in the Babylon Lounge Every Wednesday: POWER HOUR w/ DJ Twigg Every Sunday: MOD CLUB Dance Party w/ DJ''s Gaz & Emmett, No cover First Friday of every month: FRENZY - Monthly rotation of the world''s finest [more]


15 George Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada


From the people behind The Social, Standard Luxury Tavern and Sidedoor/Foundation Restaurant Lounge, brings you the JunXion Public House. The only true multi-floored, multi-atmosphered establishment in the heart of the Capital’s Market. Enjoy the JunXion Public House’s easy and cool pub-like vibe on the main floor, topped off with a [more]

Zaphod Beeblebrox

27 York Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada

Zaphod Beeblebrox, the original pub at the edge of the universe, is an intimate live music venue and dance club. Home of the world famous Pan Galactic Gargleblaster and other such exotic galactic cocktails, the nightclub has played host to an eclectic mix of performers, including Alanis Morrissette, Cracker, Afghan Whigs, Ashley MacIsaac, Mzwake [more]

LOBBY Nightclub Ottawa

158 1/2 Rideau Street , Ottawa Ontario Canada


LOBBY Nightclub is an exciting and original concept for Ottawa that features a state of the art venue inspired by fashion and sophistication. LOBBY Nightclub will be an escape from the dullness of everyday life where members can let loose while still networking with some of the country's most influential people. Experience and indulge in the [more]

Obsession Lounge

1575 St. Laurent Blvd., Ottawa Ontario Canada


Obsession Lounge LOUNGE PATIO GRILL 1575 St. Laurent Blvd Ottawa, Ontario 613.288.0506 Email: - Facebook: - Obsession Lounge Patio Grill is a chic, classy, sexy and beautiful venue unlike any other ever seen in Ottawa. With its neon lighting, chic white decor and [more]

Club Addiction

117 Promenade du Portage (Hull), Gatineau Quebec Canada


CLUB ADDICTION Located in downtown Gatineau (Hull sector), 5 minutes from Ottawa, CLUB ADDICTION is the spot where great music, beautiful people and an amazing vibe can always be enjoyed. Local area partiers have been enjoying since it first opened its doors. Established in 2001, it is considered one of the last remaining legacies on [more]

Liquor Store Party Bar

128 York St, Ottawa Ontario Canada


Liquor Store (130 York St.) Ottawa’s coolest warehouse lounge Open: Sundays n Tuesdays 19+ Dress code in effect ------------------------------------------------------ The Liquor Store (128 York St.) Ottawa’s craziest “Party Bar” Open: Fridays n Saturdays Style code in [more]

Silk Lounge-The NuDen Gentlemen’s Lounge

1560 Triole Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada


Looking for something fun, hot and sexy to do? Then check out the newest hot spot in the nations Capital...We are proud to introduce the Silk Lounge...Located at 1560 Triole Street upstairs The NuDen Gentlemen's Lounge. [more]