Celebrating Pi Day: Where to Buy Tasty Pies in Ottawa
Location: 12 Gore St E, Perth
Located in the quaint, historic town of Perth, Perth Pie Co. serves up homemade pies made entirely from scratch. Both fresh and frozen options available, you’ll find a variety of pies to enjoy. Choose from sweet, fruit, savoury, curd, cream and hand-held pies! Many say it’s the best pie in the Capital Region. You can find some of their pies in Ottawa at Jacobsons and Around the Block Butcher Shop.
Location: 464 Bank St Unit 3, Ottawa
Handmade pies, available for walk-ins and pre-orders. They post a weekly menu of available pies, tarts and other treats. Typically, sweet dessert pies, Three Tarts takes the time to focus on every detail of making their desserts, and uses local fruits from the Parkdale Market all through the summer months.
Location: 1134 Bank St, Ottawa
This family owned bakery makes fresh, dessert pies daily and offer frozen savoury pies to bake at home. They make all pies from scratch, without any preservatives. Click here, to check out what’s on the menu this week. They offer other treats and local goodies as well.
Location: 1000 Wellington St W, Ottawa
This French bakery specializes in breads, pastries and sandwiches, also serving some sweet pies. Homemade pies are made on site, with a golden crust and creamy garnish. They carry traditional classics and smooth, fruity options.
Location: 979 Cameron St, Cumberland
A not-so-hidden gem, East of Ottawa. Order ahead or prepare to wait if it’s a weekend; this is a popular spot. They have a range of pie and quiche options, including Tortiere and Banoffee pie. All ingredients, serving suggestions and baking information available online. Eveything is made from scratch!
Location: 853 Boyd Ave, Ottawa
A mobile bakery that is family run, baking handmade pastries. Order online ahead of time for delivery, free in the Ottawa area with a minimum $20 purchase. Choose from dessert pies like strawberry rhubarb or blueberry. They also have a Pie of the Week Subscription; receive a pie and quiche weekly or biweekly, saving 5% on recurring orders.
Location: 564 Gladstone Ave, Ottawa
This gourmet shop is wall to wall pre-cooked meals, local preserves and foodie gift ideas. One of their ‘gourmet essentials’ is homemade savoury pies. They also bake a variety of pastries and baked goods Monday to Sunday, including fresh fruit pies. The Red Apron is a business that cares about supporting local, giving back to the community and their environmental impact.
Location: 111 Richmond Rd / 767 Silver Seven Rd Unit 17, Ottawa
If you are gluten free, vegan or have a nut allergy, this is the spot to go to get your dessert fill. They offer a variety of pie options including fruit pies, handpies, scramble tarts and veggie pot pie. If you’d prefer to bake a pie at home, you can purchase pre-rolled pie shells from them! Detailed ingredients for all items are online.
Location: 1135 Mill St, Manotick / 148 Colonnade Rd S Unit 11, Ottawa
From a cute café in the town of Manotick, serving baked goods and home cooked meals, Take Another Bite now has a second location in Nepean. Select from savoury pies such as steak mushroom pie and chicken pot pie, or sweet options including bumbleberry crumble pie and Chocolate Pecan Bourbon pie. Most are available in multiple sizes, and you can order online for home delivery.
All photos are from each bakery's individual Instagram account. Click on the photo to go to their Instagram page.
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