ByWard Market

ByWard Market

(Food and Drink > Restaurant, Shopping > One-of-a-Kind/Craft, Shopping > Farmers Market)

  • Kid friendly
  • LGBT

Join some friends for brunch, lunch or dinner, and then hit the shops for the highest quality food products, fashions and cutting edge trends. See and be seen until the wee hours at one of our hip nightspots. Morning, noon and night the ByWard Market has something just for you. Established by Lt-Col. John By in 1826, the ByWard Market is one of Canada's oldest and largest public markets. Within an area roughly four blocks square, you'll find museums, cafés, specialty food shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, pubs, hair & aesthetics salons and more!



  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible public washroom


  • Bar
  • Gift/Souvenir shop
  • Public washroom
  • Restaurant/Café

Language Services:

  • English
  • French


  • Currency exchange
  • Parking available
  • Public transit accessible

ByWard Market
55 ByWard Market Square
Ottawa, K1N 9C9

Phone: (613) 562-3325


Year Round