October 2020 update on live performances and events at the NAC.

1 Elgin

We're open!

After implementing additional safety measures for the health of our staff and patrons, we're happy to continue serving you in utmost safety. Please join us for lunch or dinner on our outdoor covered terrace by the beautiful Rideau Canal, and welcome back to the best in Canadian fine dining!

The National Arts Centre’s 1 Elgin (formerly Le Café) is proud to showcase the fresh flavours and ingredients of Canada. Focusing on local seasonal ingredients, 1 Elgin’s menu is a culinary experience that indulges the senses. Experience our take on contemporary cuisine with dishes that will delight and engage you.

Please make a reservation in advance.

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613 594-5127

1 Elgin St.
Ottawa, Ontario

Whether your visit is for business or pleasure, 1 Elgin has an offering that is perfect for the occasion: enjoying a sumptuous meal during a corporate lunch, enjoying dinner before the show, or joining us after an evening performance for a sip of port and chocolate.

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