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Vote for Ottawa's Best in 2018 Ottawa Life Awards

Vote for Ottawa's Best in 2018 Ottawa Life Awards

After over 20 years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. For the better half of last year, we shared our top picks with you, from hotels, live music venues, local brews, museums and more! Hopefully you've been following along because now's your chance to cast your vote for Ottawa's best. If you're not up to date there's no need to worry. Brush up on the Best of Ottawa here. Voting ends Friday April 12th so make your vote count!

Car Dealerships

Live Music Venues

Radio Stations

Home Improvement & Design



Hair Salons and Barber Shops

Places for Pets

Sweet Treats


Bands and Musicians


Media Personalities

Shawarma Spots

Coffee Shops

Pizza Places



Cocktails and Wine Bars

Breakfast and Brunch Spots

Spa and Nail Bars

International Cuisine


Fitness Studios

Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly Restaurant

Local Brews

Top Spots for Kids

Ice Cream

Pub & Taverns

Food Trucks

Bike Shops


Casual Dining

Fine Dining



Comments (17)

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Michele Rouble April 11, 2019 5:57 pm

Ottawa is a vibrant, fun city, with choices for all!

Marianne April 10, 2019 10:02 pm

Uprise fit is by far the best fitness studio I’ve been to! Very welcoming and makes you feel like any goal is achievable!!! 10/10 would recommend

Edie April 10, 2019 7:34 pm

Yeah Kelly’s Boutique!

Louise B April 10, 2019 5:25 pm

Thank you

Nancy April 08, 2019 8:11 pm

Good luck to all.