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Review of Elsie's Diner

Elsie's Diner
Ranked #6 of 106 Restaurants in Owen Sound
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Elsie's Diner is a 50's style licensed full service 64 seat diner incorporating the 50's style in both decor as well as food selection. Our diner provides old fashioned home style meals using fresh local ingredients for eat in or take out. From the moment you enter Elsie's Diner you feel like you are stepping back in time. Customers can sit in a booth or a stool at the counter, enjoy our great 50's music and order a meal that they know is made fresh in our kitchen using local ingredients. Our menu includes many old fashioned favorites like mac and cheese, meatloaf and burgers as well as floats, malt shakes and banana splits. There are plenty of nostalgic signs and memorabilia to look at while they enjoy their meal or they can play the 50's trivia card game set at each table. A casual fun place to eat great home style food.
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Went here for supper had a great meal and the waitress was very friendly will go back again for sure also I didn't find it that bad price wise

1  Thank Shelley B
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

Elsies is what i would expect from a 50's diner the food was big, and that good old homestyle taste. nothing wrong with that. My server at Elsie's was great i think her name was Morgan. So much happiness pouring out of this lady. service was quick and delicious, i had the Milkshake in February call me crazy but if its done the right way id have a milkshake in december, and i have to tell you, go for a milkshake in december!.

Overall experience was very good, i will be back for the new menu, and the old time charm.

Thanks Elsies!

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1  Thank Matt g
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

This busy family owned and operated spot is sure to please your crowd!
Whether you are planning a romantic night out, family dinner, lunch in or casual get together, Elsie's Diner is where you want to be!
I have frequented Elsie's Diner since opening and have yet to let down!
From the friendly staff to the retro decor and delicious food you are taken on a time travel ride back in time!
I can't get enough of this place!
The warm, welcoming staff make this service experience one worth returning to. They are knowledgeable, kind and quick to correct any incident. They truly enjoy what they do and make you feel like you are a part of this family.
The Whole restaurant is filled with little treasure's from the past, and the funky inside and comfy retro tables and chairs really add something special that you will find no where else.
The food is delivered as promised - Diner style. With large portions and mouth watering items! It is a diverse menu and carries classics like Smoked Montreal Meat Sandwich, Massive burgers sure to please to vegetarian like the tasty black bean burger! There is something there for everyone!
Have a sweet tooth? The servers will be over-the-moon to mix you up a freshly made milkshake, just the way you like it! You could share it, but after the first sip you won't want to!

Great value, fabulous atmosphere, locally owned and operated this up and coming diner will not disappoint! -- An added bonus that you are supporting real people serving real food!

Thanks Elsie's!

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Thank canadianhail
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

Elsie's diner is a great time all around! The food was delicious, the staff were extremely friendly and the atmosphere was so much fun! I will definitely be back!

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Thank BellevegasGirl1
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Reviewed 9 December 2013

We eat here quite often when in Owen Sound, can't seem to drive by. I always get the black bean burger because it is excellent. Topped with kale and a delicious wasabi sauce. The soups and salads are great also and my husband loves the chubby chicken burger.
The music is perfect and the décor is just right on. Makes me feel young again.

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1  Thank jean519
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