Police are looking for a man who robbed a restaurant on Somerset Street West early Wednesday morning.

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Ottawa police released this photo of a man suspected of robbing a restaurant on Somerset Street West early Wednesday morning. (Ottawa police)

It's the second time in as many months the restaurant in the 600-block of the street has been robbed, Ottawa police said.

The latest incident happened just before 2 a.m. Wednesday.

The suspect brandished a knife and demanded cash, obtained an undisclosed amount and fled on foot in the Primrose Street area.

No one was hurt.

The same suspect may be linked to other robberies in the area, police said.

The man is described as a 25- to 30-year-old Caucasian standing at about six feet to six feet one inch tall. He had light-coloured hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call the robbery unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5116, or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS) — toll free at 1-800-222-8477.