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“Great food in a charming environment”

Tilly's Cafe & Bakery
Ranked #15 of 103 Restaurants in Owen Sound
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Diner
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Owen Sound, Canada
2 reviews
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“Great food in a charming environment”
Reviewed 15 July 2014

My husband and I have been planning to visit Tilly's for quite some time and finally got around to it this morning. The restaurant is situated in the village of Kilsyth, and exudes the charm and quaintness you would expect from a converted general store, complete with tin ceiling! The food was wonderful - fresh eggs, real homefried potatoes, thick bacon, homebaked bread. Now we have a place to take all of our out of town guests for breakfast. Thanks to Todd and the very friendly staff for a job well done.!

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Susan S
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English first
Hanover, Canada
1 review
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“Outstanding Food and Old Fashioned Customer Service”
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

A rare gem in the heart of Grey County. I didn't think places like this existed anymore. The staff made us feel welcome and comfortable the moment we walked in the door. The food was fresh, homemade, flavourful and unique, and the customer service was outstanding. I highly recommend!

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Owen Sound
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3 reviews
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“Quaint”
Reviewed 24 June 2014

A very quaint unpretentious restaurant with good food and attention to detail. Breakfast all day ~ simply prepared with home made detail. Lunch options are varied with attention to our favorites, sandwiches, clubs, wraps and salads. And their butter tarts! With pastry that is filo-thin so the true desire of the butter tart is the star - the filling. Pies and squares that only a bakery could produce. Their home made fresh cookies are large and can be served in pairs filled with vanilla ice cream....mmmmmmmmmmmmm instant ice cream sandwich. Come visit and contribute directly to supporting a privately owned restaurant ~ chains are so predictable. Thanks Todd (Tilly) for a great experience.

  • Visited June 2014
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1 Thank Leslie H
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Owen Sound, Canada
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8 reviews
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“Nice middle of the road spot”
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

We were curious so visited Tilley's three times for lunch. Nice interior in an old store. Tin ceiling and original floor boards. They do breakfast and lunch only. Certainly nice, honest food and the owner visited our table to be sure we were enjoying our lunch. Good soup and good sandwich. A pleasant little cafe with good good.

Visited April 2014
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2 Thank DonJ532
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Owen Sound, Canada
1 review
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“Delicious food and very reasonably priced”
Reviewed 24 April 2014

A few months ago my husband took me to Tilly's for breakfast.
It was a wonderful experience. We've been back many times for breakfast
and lunch again. The food is fresh and delightfully prepared. The ingredients
Todd uses in his cooking and baking are fresh and he makes delicious
sandwiches from home made bread. He also uses fresh ingredients for his
home made soups. Desserts, oh my goodness. Pies, tarts etc.
The prices are very reasonable. The service is friendly and welcoming.
You will be so glad you make Tilly's a place to enjoy the fine food available.

  • Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Mary Jo S
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