Service Updates for Customers

Below is links to AT-A-GLANCE lists of Downtown Rideau businesses providing essential and other services at this time, including food take-out and delivery, on-line shopping and classes, gift cards and more.  Last updated on April 3, 2020 at 3:30pm.

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On April 3, 2020, the Ontario Government reduced further the list of non-essential workplaces they introduced on March 23, 2020 to help stop the spread of COVID-19. By 11:59 p.m. Saturday, April 4, 2020, businesses that are not identified on this list must close their physical locations. Here is the updated list of essential workplaces:  Non-essential services businesses are encouraged to explore opportunities to continue operations through work-from-home and innovative business models. At the same time, essential services are to put in place protocols for physical distancing and regular hand-washing in order to protect the health and safety of employees and the general public. Essential businesses include, but are not limited to: grocery and convenience stores, pharmacies, gas stations, telecommunications and businesses that support power, gas and water. The City of Ottawa continues to implement measures to minimize impacts of COVID-19.  For the latest City information on COVID-19 and Assessment Centres, please visit  

Essential Services

Farm Boy (CF Rideau Centre): OPEN & ONLINE Early shopping will take place Monday to Saturday 7 a.m. – 8 a.m. and Sunday 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. This hour is reserved for our most vulnerable customers and those that require extra attention, particularly seniors, people with disabilities & pregnant women. 613-244-1033

La Bottega Nicastro (64 George St.): Contactless grocery pickup curbside: 1. Email your order to 2. Include name + phone number 3. We call when order is ready and arrange pickup time/payment. 4. Call upon arrival – we bring it to your car. 613-789-7575

Loblaws (363 Rideau St.): ONLINE OPEN 7am – 8am, gift cards available 613-789-3330

Wine Rack (363 Rideau St. inside Loblaws): ONLINE OPEN 11am – 7pm every day 613-241-7703

Shoppers Drug Mart (322 Rideau St.): ONLINE OPEN 9am – 8pm. Gift cards available 613-789-9700

Shoppers Drug Mart (50 Rideau St.): ONLINE OPEN 11am – 7pm. Gift cards available 613-236-2533

I.D.A Rideau Pharmacy (390 Rideau St.): OPEN MON-FRI 8am – 6pm SAT 9am-4pm SUN 9am-3pm. Gift cards available 613-789-4444

Rexall (200 Rideau St. & Waller): OPEN and ONLINE 613-789-7884

Petro Canada Gas Station (292 Rideau St. & King Edward): OPEN 24 hours

Zesty Market Convenience Store (159 Rideau St.): OPEN 24 Hours 613-241-9888

Remac Convenience Store (487 Cumberland St): Open 9am – 9pm 613-230-7333

Quickie Convenience (490 Rideau St.): Open 24 hours 613-789-5454

Money Mart (478 Rideau St): Open MON-WED 9am-7pm THU-FRI 9am-8pm SAT 10am-5pm SUN Closed 613-241-4004

Money Mart (318 Dalhousie St.): Open MON-WED 9am-7pm THU-FRI 9am-8pm SAT 10am-5pm SUN Closed 613-241-4004

Cash Money: (113 Rideau St): 613-241-6669

LCBO  (CF Rideau Centre 50 Rideau St #103 A): OPEN Tuesdays to Sundays 11am – 6pm, CLOSED MONDAYS 613-569-1879

LCBO (275 Rideau St): OPEN Tuesdays to Sundays 11am – 6pm, CLOSED MONDAYS 613-789-5226

Waller St. Brewing (14 Waller St.):  ONLINE HOME DELIVERY! Minimum order or 8 bottles, delivery radius of 20km, we intend to deliver orders within 24 hours. Email

Dollarama (183 Rideau St): ONLINE OPEN for groceries until 9pm and/or Shop online e-gift cards 613-288-1364


Take-Out, Delivery & More

CF Rideau Centre (50 Rideau St): OPEN for transit access and essential services. Hours effective March 16th 11am-7pm Monday to Saturday, 11am-6pm Sunday

Purdy’s Chocolatier (CF Rideau Centre): Order your Easter chocolates ONLINE

Big Smoke Burger (50 Rideau St): Delivery with Skip the Dishes 613-231-7000

Nutrition House Canada (CF Rideau Centre): Shop ONLINE  or in store from 11am-6pm MON-SAT Closed SUN call 613-569-7655


Sugar Marmalade (180 Rideau St.): TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY offers 20% OFF all take out orders. Uber Eats, Skip the Dishes 613-241-1255

Si Señor (506 Rideau St.) : Open for take out and delivery. $5 OFF through Uber and Foodora, 15% OFF take out. Please call to place your orders. 613-421-7490

Bridgehead (CF Rideau Centre 50 Rideau St.): Buy ONLINE 2 bags or 2 boxes of pods and get FREE shipping!

Happy Goat (229 Rideau St.): Shop coffee and gifts ONLINE 

Nespresso (CF Rideau Centre): Offering ONLINE free shipping with 50+ capsules to encourage stay at home

Gabriel’s Pizza (290 Rideau St.): OPEN FOR DELIVERY & ONLINE. 10% OFF your next online order! HOURS WEEKDAYS 12pm-10pm, FRI & SAT 12pm-11pm, SUN 12pm-10pm  613-319-7777

Smoke’s Poutinery (407 Dalhousie St.): TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY & ONLINE, or Download the App to order ONLINE ahead! Mon- Sat 12pm-12am 613-789-2873

Capital City Mission: OPEN for daily serving coffee & sandwiches through our kitchen window. 613-241-2407

Panago Pizza (458 Rideau St.): TAKE-OUT. No cash payments, but you can pick-up and pay with card or pre-pay. +1 866-310-0001

Pizza Pizza (336 Rideau St.): TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY. Order ONLINE! 613-737-1111

Ramakrishna Restaurant (417 Rideau St.):

TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY. Get 10% OFF when you order directly from us OR free delivery, whichever is the most, with no ordering fees as ONLINE delivery service. HOURS SUNDAY – THURSDAY 11am-10pm everyday, FRI & SAT 11am- 10:30pm 613-789-7979

Shawarma Palace (464 Rideau St.): Only takeout or delivery. Order ONLINE (Skip the Dishes, Uber Eats, Door Dash) HOURS: WEEKDAYS 11am-1am, SUN 12pm-1am CALL 613-789-9533

Sushi Village (217 Rideau St.): TAKE-OUT. Order pick-up ONLINE and save 10% or order delivery 613-680-6639

1 for 1 Pizza (195 Rideau St.): TAKE-OUT. Order ONLINE 613-234-0234

Lone Star (128 George St.): TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY. Order take-out, SkipTheDishes OPENS WEEKDAYS 3pm CALL 613-562-9865

Island Flava (409 Dalhousie St.): TAKE OUT ONLY. Debit or Credit Cards please. We urge you to call in advance prior to pick up. 613-321-4198 Temporary hours of operation are Monday – Saturday 12pm – 8pm (Closed Sundays)

NRML (184 Rideau St.)ONLINE shopping available at

Made in Canada Gifts (CF Rideau Centre, 50 Rideau St.)ONLINE shopping at

Giant Tiger (98 George St.): Open for grocery essential until 8pm

Le Germain Hotel (30 Daly Ave.): Open with a flexible cancellation policy to accommodate sudden travel changes.

Lolë (CF Rideau Centre, 50 Rideau St.): new Stronger Together at-home workout series.  FACEBOOK LIVE #lolelife

Mobile Klinik (CF Rideau Centre, 50 Rideau St. #0350A): OPEN for cell phone repairs only

Koza I.T Services (1 Nicholas St. Suite 700)ONLINE We supply services instead of goods, via Internet. We remote service all computers, laptops, servers, routers, firewalls to fix any issues. This includes the work from home devices having connectivity problems to the offices.

Wireless Wave (CF Rideau Centre, 50 Rideau St.): Our customer service remains 11am – 7pm open CONTACT

Rebel.comONLINE Working remote for the foreseeable future, but our team is still online to build websites and keep peoples’ small businesses running with our web hosting. We have a 70% off ALL hosting package promo right now, if you feel that would be appropriate to share.

Fancy Sox: Shop online

Holtz Spa: Purchase gift cards, retail products, skincare, gift baskets/boxes and special orders that we are free shipping within the Ottawa area.

The Ottawa Mission (35 Waller St.): Regular activities have been reviewed in detail and modified to minimize risk of infection while maintaining essential services for our clients.

Sandy Hill Community Health Centre (221 Nelson St.): The Centre’s operations have shifted to provide only essential services, effective immediately. With the exception of the Junction, Centre-wide hours for all other essential services will be from8 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday.

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