Unfortunately Norm closed the Palette last week. (5/13/17) A unique pleasure that will hopefully be replaced by something as wonderful.
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Unfortunately, I only made it here once during my first trip to Mt. Dora. My husband and I both had unique wines and sat outside by the fountaine to enjoy them. Norm is very knowledgeable easy to talk to and the inside offers many types...More
Thank you so much. We look forward to seeing you again!
Don't go Women! We walked in and we're completely accosted by the male staff. It was so uncomfortable and don't recommend.More
Hello ,I think you have mistaken my Restaurant and wine bar "Norm's Palette" for the restaurant down the street."1921" which is owned by Norman Van Aiken. We do not have any Male staff except for myself , the owner , and I can assure you...More
We stopped into Mount Dora such a beautiful place somebody recommended norms we were pleasantly surprised with the staff and the atmosphere got to meet Norm he's quite the character will definitely stop back next year highly recommended
This place is really neat, reminds me of being in a cafe in Europe. Norm is very personable and his bar/cafe/art studio is unique. Enjoyed an evening here with friends listening to live music.
It was a dark and stormy night. We wandered in and nobody was here! Uh oh? Wrong! What a hoot. The owner, Norm, had canceled open mike night due to the terrible weather and it was a Wednesday. Pretty much everything we ordered wasn't available....More
What a find.... an amazing charming eloquent owner... friendly folks hanging out... and the most artsy comfy bar-meets-gallery sorta vibe.... we had a blast and enjoyed great live music to boot ❤️.... highly recommend checking this place out... we will be back! Love ya already...More
Not easy to find, but nice wines, great service, good food. Painting sessions are wonderful fun! Great choice for something different to do.
This was one of my absolute favorite places I visited while in Mt. Dora. Norm and his daughter are the most considerate owners, and they made us feel right at home. Not only that but they were able to accurately recommend a glass of wine...More
My wife and I are music and art hunters. Norm is of course an accomplished artist, and we felt right at home in his gallery. Moreover, after serving us some great tapas and wine, Paula grabbed the mic and floored us with a poweful rendition...More