Community Info - Shopping
- Bayshore Shopping Centre
Bayshore Shopping Centre opened in 1973. It is located in the western portion of Ottawa and enjoys a highly visible and accessible location on the north side of Highway 417, near the Highway 416 junction. Bayshore totals 728,047 square feet and includes 155 stores and services. The centre's anchor stores includes a mix of traditional operators such as The Bay and Zellers as well as several new format retailers including Winners, Old Navy and Sports Experts. Its fashion and lifestyle merchant mix attracts more than 7.1 million people annually.
Bayshore Shopping Centre expanded to include a third level in 1987 and in 2001 and 2004 added redevelopments of 104,000 square feet of space to include two new wings and 25 new stores. Today, Bayshore Shopping Centre is an essential shopping destination in the Western Ottawa market. Its strong tenant mix and ideal geographic location make it a dominant player in its region.
- Byward Market
Join some friends for brunch, lunch or dinner, and then hit the shops for the highest quality food products, fashions and cutting edge trends.
See and be seen until the wee hours at one of our hip nightspots.
Morning, noon and night the ByWard Market has something just for you.
Easily accessible on foot, by transit or by car, the ByWard Market offers a unique experience for all.
ESTABLISHED by Lt-Col. John By in 1826, the ByWard Market is one of Canada's oldest and largest public markets. The legendary builder of the Rideau Canal, Colonel By himself laid out the street plan of the Market, designating George Street and York Street to be extra wide to accommodate the creation of a public market and gathering place.
WITHIN an area roughly four blocks square, you'll find museums, cafés, specialty food shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, pubs, hair & aesthetics salons and more! Easily accessible on foot, by transit or by car, the ByWard Market offers a unique experience for all.
- Carlingwood Shopping Centre
- St Laurent Shopping Centre
- The Rideau Centre
Ottawa's premier shopping destination located in the heart of downtown, one block east of Parliament Hill. We're home to 180 of the biggest names in fashion, food and services. Visit us today and experience shopping at its best!
- The Trainyards
The Ottawa Train Yards is Ottawa’s first centrally
located retail powercentre and office development;
it houses over a half million square feet of retail
space, covering over 92 acres of property.
The first phase of development includes retailers
such as: Aldo, Benix, Cleo, Esprit, Fairweather,
Tommy Hilfiger, Tip Top Tailors, Golf Town,
The Shoe Company and Walmart.
Phase two is on track for opening in 2009 and
will feature the who’s who of the North
American retail sector