The neighbourhood of Ottawa Chinatown has no condo buildings within it. This neighbourhood is Very Walkable with a walk score of 89. Excellent Transit is available in Ottawa Chinatown. This neighbourhood is a Biker's Paradise with a bike score of 98. You can find the neighbourhoods of Centretown West and Lebreton nearby Ottawa Chinatown with condos for sale.
There are some great cafes in Ottawa Chinatown such as Hangout and Chatime. Do you enjoy being in the kitchen? Pick up groceries at Saigon Meats & Vegetables, Kowloon Market, and Manphong Supermarket. Foodies won't be disappointed by the presence of Pho Thu Do Restaurant. Ottawa Chinatown Ottawa Medical Pharmacy and Lyan Pharmacy are a short walk away as well. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Art Flow Gallery. Adnan Osteopathy is a nearby schools for children living in Ottawa Chinatown.
Ottawa Chinatown is in the west of the downtown core, running along Somerset St to the area of Hintonburg. The area's most notable feature is the Ottawa Chinatown Arch, a Chinese northern-royal style with nine distinguished golden roofs covered and glazed tiles.
Ottawa Chinatown has an incredibly diverse demographic, popular amongst newcomers due to the pockets of non-Canadian culture concentrated in the neighbourhoods. There are families living here, as well as young professionals and students. This is due to its proximity to the downtown core, as well as the bus routes which lead to the Universities.
The area hosts many events including the annual month long Chinatown Remixed which features visual art, sculpture and performances presented in unconventional spaces such as restaurants, medical offices, hair salons, grocery stores and alleyways. Also the Night Market which features some of Ottawa's best food vendors.
Strolling across Chinatown, you’ll notice bright pops of colour on windows, doors and walls. The China Doll mural paying homage to our local karaoke queen, a multicoloured panda made up of a mosaic of tiny pandas, a giant orange goldfish floating next to a horse and a turtle of the same size. In addition, you can find a multitude of spots to eat including Vietnamese, Japanese, Chinese and even Peruvian.