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for the vegetarian, the vegan, the omnivore and the flexitarian.

for the Westborite and the Glebite.
for the Hintonburgian and the Centertownian.
for the sidewalk surfer and the Gatineau Park explorer.
for the napper and the kayaker, the yogi and the circuit-trainer.
for the gamer, the gardener, the courier and the cycle-to-worker.
for the punk rocker and the Bluesfester.
for the activist, the artist, the student, and the government worker.

food is our common ground and pure kitchen is for all.
because community starts with the yum of its parts.


  • Your team is incredible--accomodating, patient, and full of energy. The entire menu prepared for us, from appetizers, to main, to dessert was perfection. The colours, textures, and taste could not have been better. This is from vegans, vegetarians, children, and meat eaters alike!

    - Wendy -
  • Hey! Wow did my taste buds sing when I visited your restaurant! My new fav for sure!! Do you guys have a cookbook? If not, you should! A best seller for sure!

    - Stasia -
  • Obsessed! It's amazing as a gluten-free vegan to go somewhere and have options! I love everything on the menu! The onion rings are a must every single visit! Thank you for making a night out enjoyable!

    - Chelsea -
  • I love everything that your restaurant stands for... healthy, active, fresh, and clean living… I believe that Pure Kitchen is an amazing place unlike any other spot in Ottawa, it's what every person like me has been waiting for in our city.

    - Rose -
  • I have been to your restaurant 3 times now and each time it has been incredible. Is there any possibility that you would ever offer a series of cooking classes? ...I for one would love to know how to recreate your flavours at home.

    - Barb -
  • I love Pure Kitchen it is an amazing restaurant. The atmosphere is welcoming and friendly and the whole experience is just superb!

    - Megan -
  • the nut cheese with the garlic crostini was to die for, it was just amazing…

    - Cassie -
  • Your burgers are #1+….Best vegetarian burger! We were two and both had a different burger. One word: Unbelievable! Great garden salad too. And...GREAT service. Will be back many times for sure. Also....GREAT coffee!

    - Judy -
  • I love Pure Kitchen…the BLT sandwich was excellent, … the Fantastic bowl was fantastic... Place is awesome, comfortable, service was A+.

    - Dav -
  • We stopped in after a going to MEC - what a great choice! Two devoted carnivores in tow, we all immensely enjoyed our meals. One doesn't need to be a vegetarian to love the food. Delicious is delicious.

    - Kim -
  • I recently visited Pure Kitchen with a group of friends and was genuinely impressed all around with the service, food as well as atmosphere. I have lived in Westboro my whole life and this is exactly what we have been waiting for.

    - Jenna -
  • My friend and I just recently came to your restaurant and thought it was the most delicious food we have ever tasted.

    - Sabina -
  • Love your place and eat there as often as I can. Amazing food and lovely presentation as well.

    - Dana -
  • ...the food was fantastic! I was very happy to finally find a good vegetarian place with lots of unique options.

    - Neisha -
  • We came today for the first time and we loved it very much!!! We will be back again for sure your food is awesome !!

    - Justine -
  • Your food was the best vegan food I ever had and so many great things to choose from it was hard to decide! The friend I brought with me… is a vegan cookbook author with 5 cookbooks out and your food even impressed her so that's pretty amazing!

    - Tanya -
  • Great look and great food! Everything was so tasty and I loved every bite of it! Falafel are also amazing! Thank you Pure Kitchen I will definitely be coming back and bringing friends too!

    - Andrée -
  • Really enjoyed my veggie burger and vegan poutine the other day -- very yummy and so easy on my tummy, thanks!

    - Barbara -
  • I've been to your restaurant many times and have sat downstairs and love it! I particularly love the principles by which you create your menu, and the choice of drinking alcohol or drinking fresh juices - yum.

    - Elaine -
  • The black bean soup, 'Transformed' salad, and mango tart were out of this world. Wonderful servers, fabulous food - this is my new favourite vegan restaurant.

    - Melinda -
  • I have recently made dietary changes, and it has been difficult to consistently to come up with a great tasting and healthy menu. My wife and I have stopped in a few times at Pure Kitchen, and it has been a very positive experience. The food is wonderful and the atmosphere is vibrant.

    - Matt -
  • I love it. I went there with a friend who is a carnivore and he liked it too!! Been a veggie for over 30 years, and it's nice to go to a resto that I don't have to ask about everything…

    - Janet -
  • Decor: Adorable. Ambiance: Amazing. Food: Perfection. Pure Kitchen is a dream come true for vegans, yogis, and anyone who likes food.

    - Kat -
  • We had lunch at you restaurant last week for lunch and the food was wonderful as was the service…Your establishment is a welcome addition to the eating scene in Ottawa and you have not seen the last of us.

    - Allen -
  • My girlfriend and I went for lunch at your restaurant last week. The food was absolutely delicious and amazing. … you truly have wonderful, vegetarian food which I crave…

    - Suzanne -
  • I always feel amazing after eating at Pure Kitchen. Light, energized and satisfied - the way food is supposed to make you feel. The dahl is the best I've ever had.

    - Katie -
  • Your food, service and decor are amazing.

    - Carrie -
  • Hi! I just want to encourage you to continue on doing what you do. I was so impressed with the Pure Kitchen when I visited with a friend last month that I would like to bring my vegan, 85-year-old mother there for a treat

    - Ruth -
  • You guys are awesome! So glad to see an option like this on the Ottawa dining scene. Wish I lived closer.

    - Robynne -
  • We visited your restaurant a couple of weeks ago and had a great time. The food and service were amazing.

    - Ron -
  • Hey! I just wanted to say I love your food and your energy. Any experience I've had with you guys has truly been amazing. Thank you so much!

    - Leah -
  • I absolutely love the fresh and delicious food and vibrant atmosphere. We will be returning frequently! Olivia is a Master in the kitchen.

    - Genevieve -
  • I love Pure Kitchen, your food is so delicious!

    - Susan -
  • My meal not only looked delicious but tasted delicious as well. As I watched around me, everything being served looked fresh, clean and incredibly healthy. It was a real treat to find a place where I felt that anything I ordered would be great.

    - Jaye -
  • At peace after eating your 'Peaceful' sandwich on the run between AM and PM appointments. Thanks to your friendly, smiling staff for making my 'to-go' experience so easy!

    - Kiki -
  • Thank you Pure Kitchen for a truly special big family meal on Saturday night. Family from California and friends from Waterloo all joined us and pronounced the meal spectacular. Terrific job by the staff as well at a busy busy time! Yea for Pure Kitchen!”

    - Kate -
  • I just wanted to send some praise regarding the amazing customer service at Pure. Pure… really cares about the happiness of their diners and this is shown directly by the caring and understanding nature of our server and management as a whole.

    - Jennifer -
  • Had lunch at your restaurant today. I am not a vegan, vegetarian nor follow a gluten free diet but found your menu had lots of interesting choices and every item was delicious. Thank you.

    - Jo-Anne -
  • Hi! I tried Pure Kitchen for the first time tonight and the food was absolutely phenomenal.

    - Jessica -
  • Excellent service. Great gluten free options. Onion rings were delish and so were the taco appetizers. Prices are very reasonable and staff was attentive but not intrusive. I will be back.

    - Brenda -
  • I've been to Pure Kitchen twice in the last two weeks, both alone and out for lunch with friends. The food was amazing both visits, the juices and smoothies fresh and energizing, and a great price to boot! SO good! I'll be back - often.

    - Shantel -
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  • Ottawa Citizen

    trendy vegetarian and vegan joint Pure Kitchen on Richmond Road in Westboro has plans to open a second location- Alison Mah, Ottawa Citizen -

  • CBC Ottawa

    The Elgin Street restaurant... will be replaced with a second Pure Kitchen location- CBC Ottawa -

  • Ottawa Citizen

    Pure Kitchen is something greater than just an eatery. ...winningly flavourful and irreproachably fresh.- Peter Hum, Ottawa Citizen -

  • CTV News Ottawa

    The recipes are delicious... from poutines to salads to soups... definitely worth the wait. Trust me. - Melissa Lamb, CTV Morning Live -

  • National Post

    All seven of us, all meat eaters, loved our vegan lunch at Pure Kitchen... and we all felt Awesome when we left.- Bonnie Stern, National Post -

  • Apartment613

    Think vibrant, artsy, energetic, tasty, and healthy... menu items are prepared right from scratch at the restaurant by the fun and charming staff.- Meg Marshall, Apartment613 -

  • Where Magazine

    Your mouth and your health will thank you when you dine at Pure Kitchen, the city's newest resto that caters to vegans and vegetarians.- Where Magazine -

Spread the Pure love

We are a vegan based restaurant with vegetarian options, juice bar, the most delicious fresh organic food around!

Please note: We only take reservation requests for groups of 6 or more. Please call to make a reservation.
We are a small restaurant and can only accomodate a certain number of reservations daily. Thanks for your consideration.

But the restaurant is quite fast paced and tables are continuously coming available!
We really look forward to seeing you soon.

City of Om

Pure Presents: City of Om 2016

We are so very excited to present City of Om 2016! This fresh new festival will take place on Saturday June 4 in the new urban landscape at Ottawa's Lansdowne Park, and will feature a full day of both indoor and outdoor yoga classes to suit all levels, live music, local artisans and food vendors. City of Om 2016 will also feature the Free Spirit 5K, Ottawa's debut running and yoga happening! City of Om 2016 celebrates healthy living, environmental sustainability and community, wrapping up with the PURE LOVE after party, hosted in our NEW location, that you won't want to miss!

Ticket pre-sale starts February 26, 2016!