About Zak’s

When you think of the classic diner, you might think of the milkshakes, the good times with friends & family, and the great food. It’s all right here – just the way you remember.

Ottawa’s Classic Diner now also on Elgin St

Zak’s Diner is Ottawa Classic Diner. We’ve got our World Famous Milkshakes, All-Day Breakfast and a Menu that will make your mouth water.

Our wait staff will make you feel at home the second you walk through our doors.

Bring your kids or the grand kids. You’ll laugh, relax, and have a great meal.

Bring your best friends or your new friends. Come and catch up, have a heart-to-heart, or just reconnect.

We’re waiting for you.


Tables:Our tables are spaced 6 feet apart to allow for appropriate social distancing. We also have tables that allow for social distancing within your party. The largest tables seat 8 guests, and those tables are 6 feet by 5 feet, allowing for social distancing within your party.

Reservations: We are currently are taking walk-ins only, but our ample patio and dining room should accommodate you quickly. As of July 17, we are seating indoors, and tables will be sat in all sections of the restaurant for proper social distancing.

Masks: As per Ottawa Public Health guidelines, all serving staff wear masks. Guests are also required to wear masks to enter the restaurant to use the public restrooms.

Menus: We offer QR codes to access our menu on your own device, re-usable, sanitized menus are also available upon request.

Cleaning & Sanitation: We have augmented our cleaning procedures to increase sanitization of high-contact areas. Hand sanitizer is available at all entrances and throughout the restaurant.

Contact Information: All guests will be asked to provide a name and phone number upon their arrival at the restaurant if they do not have a reservation.

If you have further questions about our procedures, please contact us – we are happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have. Our goal, as always, is to provide a safe and healthy atmosphere for our staff and guests. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Zak's At Home!

Delivery now available! Or call for takeout (613) 421-0038