537 Sussex Drive, Ottawa.
Open for Lunch Monday to Friday from 12pm-3pm,

Social Hour Monday to Friday 3pm-5pm.

Open for Brunch Saturday+Sunday from 11am-4pm.
Dinner 5pm-Late

COCKTAIL & LOUNGE

Our Rooms

We have multiple adaptable dining spaces to fit everyone’s needs. From intimate à la carte seating, corporate gatherings, special celebrations and cocktail events, we do it all. Let us guide you through our options:

FRONT DINING ROOM

Ultimate ‘SOCIAL’ room, looking out on to Sussex Drive with rustic harvest tables, luxurious banquettes, and sleek white marble.

Planning an Event

Thinking of booking an event? Wether it be a wedding, birthday party, other various large gatherings, or business meeting, our dynamic staff members will ensure every detail is taken care of.


At SOCIAL, we pride ourselves in exceeding your every need and expectation.
With our comprehensive approach, no logistical concern is too small.
Every function, small or large, formal or casual, has unique and specific requirements that demand one-on-one consultation and professional attention that SOCIAL can provide.

You can find the current Regulations + Conditions
for reserving each private space below.

If you would like to reserve a private space or have any further questions for us, please contact us at 613.789.7355, or e-mail us at events@social.ca

ROOMS + REGULATIONS + CONDITIONS

The Lower Lounge Dining Room is located on the Courtyard level with windows onto the terrace. This dining room can seat a maximum of 10 guests at 1 long table. Complete with beautiful stonework & our wine wall along the length of the room, these features add a lovely touch to the overall ambiance. There is no mingling between groups or moving seats permitted at this time.

There is a wall mounted TV behind a curtain if needed with HDMI/USB capabilities. 

 

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a $800 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  •  Wednesday/Thursday night there is a $600 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Sunday/Monday/Tuesday night there is a $400 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

 

 

The S-Lounge Dining Room is located on our main floor and has soaring ceilings, chandeliers & playful art to create a lovely atmosphere, divided by the rest of the restaurant with thick floor to ceiling curtains. This space can seat 16 guests at 2 separate tables of 8, two metres apart. There is no mingling between groups or moving seats permitted at this time.
There is a wall mounted TV behind a curtain with HDMI/USB capabilities.

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a $900 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Wednesday/Thursday night there is a $700 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Sunday/Monday/Tuesday night there is a $600 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

 

 

The SOCIAL Dining Room is located on our main floor and has soaring ceilings, beautiful fixtures & looks on to our bar area through lovely arched windows, making this dining room semi-private. The area can be booked exclusively for up to 30 guests for dinner, at tables no larger than 10 guests, spaced 2 metres apart.

There is no mingling between groups or moving seats permitted at this time.

 

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a $1800 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Wednesday/Thursday night there is a $1500 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Sunday/Monday/Tuesday night there is a $1100 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

 

As this space is adjacent to the S-Lounge Dining Room, these two spaces can be combined to accommodate a larger group. The combined spaces can host a sit down dinner of 46 guests, at tables no larger than 10 guests, spaced 2 metres apart.
 

Minimum spend requirement for the Social Dining Room + S-Lounge Dining Room

  • $1800 plus tax & gratuity for a Sunday/Monday/Tuesday  evening 

  • 2200 plus tax & gratuity for a Wednesday/Thursday evening 

  • $2900  plus tax & gratuity for a Friday/Saturday evening 

 

 

The Sussex Lounge is located on our main floor facing Sussex Drive, with soaring ceilings, comfy couches & chairs.. This area can host up to 20 guests. This can be booked exclusively for groups for the evening, though guests will have to stay in groups no larger than 10, spaced 2 metres apart. There is no mingling between groups or moving seats permitted at this time.

 

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a $1300 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Wednesday/Thursday night there is a $1000 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Sunday/Monday/Tuesday night there is a $800 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.


 

The Social Patio can be found tucked away in the historic Clarendon Courtyard, with outdoor access from York & George St.  Enjoy drinks and food under a canopy of trees and beautiful patio lighting. The Social patio offers seating for dining, as well as intimate and secluded, comfortable lounge couches. 

 

There is one dining table for 10 available for reservations. 

We also offer space for a group of 10-20 in the outdoor lounge area, tucked away in the back corner to add privacy and allow for proper social distancing. Guests must be divided into groups no larger than 10, and spaced 2 metres apart. There is no mingling between groups or moving seats permitted at this time.

 

Table of 10:

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a $600 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Wednesday/Thursday night there is a $400 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

 

Lounge Seating for 10-20:

 

  • Friday/Saturday night there is a:
    (Reserve for 10) $600 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.
    (Reserve for 20) $1200 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

  • Wednesday/Thursday night there is a:
    (Reserve for 10)$400 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

    (Reserve for 20) $800 minimum spend in food and beverage before taxes & gratuities.

GET IN TOUCH

COCKTAIL & LOUNGE

VISIT US

537 Sussex Dr, Ottawa

ON K1N 6Z6

Tel: (613) 789-7355

WE ARE OPEN

Monday to Friday 12PM - Late
Saturday - Sunday 11AM - Late

To Inquire about booking for a larger group,

please contact events@social.ca