1 Elgin

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The National Arts Centre’s 1 Elgin 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.

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613 594-5127

1 Elgin St.
Ottawa, Ontario

Upcoming events

  1. In-person
     © Resident Chef Chris Commandant

    Enjoy an evening of Indigenous culinary tradition with a three-course dinner created by NAC sous-chef, and Resident Chef (Fall 2024), Chris Commandant. Chris is Kanien’keha:ka of the Wahta Mohawks First Nations community, located outside of Bala Ontario. A graduate…

Choco pate - side - cropped
Chocolate mousse - plate from above - large
Cod - plate from top - square - large
Cod - window - square - large
Duck - off-centre plate - large
Fois gras - close-up
Fruit salad
Linguini - above angle
Lobster - close angle
Lobster - from above
Lobster - square

Whether you’re joining us for business or pleasure, 1 Elgin is ready to exceed expectations. From a delicious corporate lunch in an elegant setting, to an exceptional pre-show dinner, or sipping cocktails by the Rideau Canal, we can’t wait to craft an unforgettable experience for you. 

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