Summer is slowly coming to an end, which means it's time to save some money you made during the break. From going to expensive spas or bars your money can finish quicker than you know. Let's team up and save money together because at the end of the day we all know the struggle.

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With school just around the corner and textbooks waiting to be bought, it's definitely time to be smarter with spending. Okay, okay, I know this sounds super upsetting but don't worry! I'm here to tell you there is still plenty to do in Ottawa on a budget.

Activities 

Dinners

Desserts 

Bars 

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Activities To Do On A Budget:

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Desserts To Have On A Budget: Bars To Go To On A Budget:

Mosaï Canada 150 // 285 Laurier St

Free

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Canadian Museum of Nature // 240 McLeod St

Free after 5PM on Thursdays

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Eagles Nest Lookout // Calabogie Peaks Resort

Free

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Morrisons Quarry // Chelsea, QC

$5 Entry

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Centretown Movies //  512 Somerset St.

Free

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Major's Hill Park // Mackenzie Ave

Free picnic

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Dinners To Have On A Budget:

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El Furniture Warehouse // 77 Clarence Street

$5 menu

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OCCO Kitchen // 3018 St. Joseph Blvd.

$5 per taco

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Li's Fusion // 200 Vanguard Dr

$11-12 combination plates, $3-5 dim sum

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Fiazza Fresh Fired // 86 Murray St

$7-12 pizzas

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Burgers n' Fries // Multiple Locations

Under $10 menu

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Nandos // Multiple Locations

$10-17 per individual meal

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Boko Bakery // 280 Elgin St

$2-3 per cookie

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The Cupcake Lounge // Multiple Locations

$3.95 per cupcake

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Playa Del Popsical // 809 Bank Street 

$2-3 per pop

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Quelque Chose Pâtisserie // 274 Montreal Rd

$2-3 per macaron

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Maverick's Donut Company // 1500 Bank St

Signature donuts: $2.85, Build your own: $1.85

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Hangout // 839 Somerset St W

$5 desserts

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Pub 101 // 101 York Street

$3 cinnamon flavoured whiskey (Tuesdays)

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Mingle Room // 470 Rideau Street

$2 bar rails (Fridays before 11 pm)

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Woody's Pub // 330 Elgin Street

$4 dirty pirate shooters (Wednesdays), $4 Jack Daniels shooters (Fridays), $4 Honey Jack shooters (Saturdays), $4 Jager shooters (Sundays)

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Crazy Horse // 115 Roland Michener Drive

$4 domestic draft beer (Fridays after 5 pm), $4 featured wines (Fridays after 5 pm)

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The Laff // 42 York Street

$12 domestic beer pitchers (Mondays), $4 shooters (Mondays)

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Patty Bolands // 101 Clarence Street

$3 spiced rum (After 9 pm), $4 bar rails (After 9 pm)