With so many classy places to go to in Ottawa sometimes it can be a challenge hunting out places that require little to no effort. If you want to go out with your BFFs but you all don't feel like doing the whole getting ready thing then I am here to help you.
Whether you're feeling lazy cause of work or exams these places are perfect for a chill day. There are actually quite a few places in Ottawa that are pretty casual. These lowkey places are totally chill and you can wear whatever TF you want to them.
Union Street Kitchen Cafe // 42 Crichton St
This adorable cafe serves amazing coffee and delicious food. The minimal modern design will definitely treat your eyes and the yummy food will treat your tummy. Throw on your comfy sweater and head to this lowkey cafe.
Nandos // Multiple Locations
As someone that was born in Africa, Nandos has a special place in my heart. If you wanna throw on jeans and a white t-shirt this is the perfect place to go. It's totally chill and you wont feel out of place if you don't wear heals.
The Loft Board Game Lounge // 14 Waller St
The Loft is one of my personal favourite places to go with my friends. Here you can play more than 100 games while sipping on some delicious coffee or beer. The Loft is super casual and laid back, you'll feel like you're playing games at your house. Put your hair in a bun and ta-da you're ready to game.
Burgers n' Fries Forever // Multiple Locations
This adorable burger place is perfect if you feel like being super casual for your dinner. Head here with your BFFs and be sure to take a cute AF photo with the LED sign.
Mer Bleue Golf // 3686 Navan Road
This cute mini-putting course is perfect for a hot summer day. Mer Bleue Golf is less than $10 per person and you don't need to be fancy at all here.
Feleena's // 742 Bank Street
This Mexican cuisine restaurant is themed and cute AF. As soon as you step into this restaurant the vibrant colours will have you feeling all the positive vibes. Throw on your old concert shirt and head to Feleena's to feel like you're not in Ottawa for the day.
Black Squirrel Books & Espresso Bar // 1073 Bank Street
The best word to describe this gem is COZY. The food and drinks available are all locally sourced and fresh. They serve vegan options for desserts and only use local roasters for the coffee. Here you can wear sweats and a t-shirt while reading your favourite book.
Fiazza Fresh Fired // 86 Murray St
Who doesn't love a good wood oven pizza? Fiazza is a great place to eat out if you don't want to even attempt to get ready in the morning. Here you can customize your own pizza ensuring you'll enjoy it.
Escape Manor // Multiple Locations
Head to Escape Manor to try your best to escape from a room. You don't need to dress up at all because you're going to be in search of clues from one end of the room to the next. Comfy clothes that you can move around in are the best for an escape room.
Ciné-Parc Templeton // 1779 Boulevard Maloney
Oversized sweater? Leggings? Bun? Yes, please. Head to Cine-Parc Templeton to enjoy an outdoor movie with your BFF. You can wear whatever TF you want.