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Normaway Inn & Cabins

Egypt Rd, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
+1 902-248-2987
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (5 reviews)
“oatcakes” (2 reviews)
“the barn” (11 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Egypt Rd, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dining by reserve but in September it was not really necessary the supper was on the high price side but very well done and the service was the best, but the breakfast was to die for

1  Thank Mikelee99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sitting times were spread out, quaint setting, 3 choices for the dinner we had, meals were well done but average except for the lamb chops, they were quite good and well cooked, needed a more gourmet gravy or sauce but very tasty otherwise.

1  Thank kerryZ8983BL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thisis a very quiet older establishment. Well maintained while still holding on to time old traditions. There is free wi-fi but no TVs. Listen to the radio or play supplied cassette tapes. Large grounds with plenty of beautiful evergreen trees. During our stay there was...More

1  Thank WilmotValleyBob
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Honestly, I wouldn't eat here again. The food was pretty mediocre. The entree choices were salmon, chicken, or a striploin. I got the salmon, and it was good. My husband got the striploin, and it was fairly terrible. The sauce was good, but who would...More

1  Thank Erin M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Had a good meal with two couples complete with wine or beer. The seafood was better than the comfort food offered.

1  Thank Kathie M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Great little place in Margaree valley. Cozy cabins with electric heat with wood stove heat for ambiance. The food was great and service from all staff fantastic. Nightly entertainment with cape Breton musicians was a pure delight . Romantic setting with a calming influence. Great...More

1  Thank Charles D
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Dinner was outstanding with choices that I recognized from my Scottish mother's repertoire. Selection is limited but we still had a hard time not choosing one of everything. Service was attentive and the waitress was amenable to a short chat. Breakfast was very Scottish and...More

1  Thank 22man
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Although the dinner menu is excellent we often travel there for breakfast (advanced reservations recommended if you are not staying overnight.) Cold buffet breakfast with homemade porridge bread , oatcakes, fruit preserves , homemade granola etc. Hot dishes on request...omelets, porridge,traditional breakfast or "Eggs Hughie...More

1  Thank AnneH81
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Dinner was by reservation only and although the hotel was quiet, the dining room was very busy.. our waitress, the only one for the 7 tables was very pleasant, very efficient and running!! Food was delicious,and menu had minimal see tons but variations..young lady at...More

1  Thank nancy
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The Inn is out of the way and not something you'd be likely to happen upon otherwise but still easy access once you know where it is. The grounds are impressive as you drive down a long treed lane way to a a 1920's lodge...More

1  Thank Margse2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Egypt Rd, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Margaree Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 902-248-2987
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