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Norma Jean's

243 8th St E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 1L2, Canada
+1 519-376-2232
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (23 reviews)
“arctic char” (6 reviews)
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Canadian, Delicatessen, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
243 8th St E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 1L2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant came recommended. The food was wholesome and tasted good without the usual oversize load of a meal were coming to expect in Canada when we waste so much of it.

Thank Laritwoshoes
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is well established has a wonderful autmosphere. Menu plus daily specials recommend reservations for dinner usually always room for lunch. Awesome staff great food. Small bar great drinks

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small local place, the food was excellent, the service very good and was walking distance from where we stayed

Thank rml612
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, but the service was slow. If we didn't have an appetizer, we would have passed out from hunger. The food was delicious so the slow service was annoying but forgivable. We'd all, 4 of us, recommend the restaurant but have an appetizer so...More

Thank Barb L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A funky little spot with good food (love their juicy burgers) and friendly service. We ate there twice over a long weekend and enjoyed it both times. A consistently good spot to eat.

Thank maguscanook
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The pottsy landed here a few times the food is amazing very clean the music is very relaxing the I love the burgers fit for a king like me staff is very good the beer is really cold I can't say more then word's so...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Don't know why this isn't ranked number 1 in Owen Sound other than it's a bit upscale for some locals. Very simple decor and good proof menu. The chicken and seafood crepes were fabulous, very rich Alfredo sauce with white wine. Saved the best for...More

Thank Lois M
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Norma Jeans is a restaurant themed in tribute to the late Marilyn Monroe. Lots of neat related pictures and knickknacks to look at. We had no idea that off season, early evening, mid-week a reservation would be needed. The hostess worked very hard tho find...More

Thank Bill63131
Reviewed 11 July 2017

When you make a reservation you expect to have a table reserved for your time. This was not the case and no table was reserved. A suggestions to Norma Jeans, anyone who reserves a table, when people come in, make sure the servers ask if...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A unique and cozy restaurant to eat in while in Owen Sound. Great food with large portions that won't leave you hungry.

Thank Sailing_Bug
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Nearby Attractions
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1.59 km away
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49 reviews
.44 km away
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.28 km away
Owen Sound Marine-Rail Museum
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.78 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 8th St E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 1L2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-376-2232
  • E-mail
Norma Jean's opened it's doors in 1984 and has been a local favourite for 30 years. Offering a wide range of food and brews/spirits for every walk of life. Drawing inspiration from many cultures and culinary styles. Norma Jean's also includes daily lunch and dinner features created by the amazing team of chefs dwelling in the closet... Uh hum, I mean kitchen!
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