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The Bean Cellar

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Cafe, Canadian, Soups
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9th St. E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 1N8, Canada
+1 519-371-9599
Today
06:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 17:00
Sat 07:30 - 16:00
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Owen Sound, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

you need to be able to climb a few stairs but the food is down home naturally the best...options of great breads and soups

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Thank Tim D
Sauble Beach, Canada
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This little place is tuck under the city, so to speak, it reminds me of cafes in Toronto, or Waterloo, offering a variety of salads, coffees, a great place for lunch with a friend.

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Thank visions33
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Many people commute to Owen Sound daily and for those working downtown the Bean Cellar is like our extended family. It's not fancy but it sure is friendly. The only coffee with higher octane than Tim's and it's served up with empathy and encouragement. Hearty homecooking, a guitar to pick, papers to read and always friends to cheer you up.

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Thank Ross K
Owen Sound, Canada
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Very good coffee and tea and fairly priced. All snacks are homemade and priced accordingly. Sometimes it's quite noisy.

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Thank Edward B
Ontario, Canada
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90 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

The smiling staff at the Bean Cellar preside over a lovely little cafe with fresh, homemade cooking. It will take you a while to read all the succulent offerings of sandwiches (hot and cold), wraps, soups and beverages for your meal. Follow up with tempting homemade deserts, wander along a wall with racks of coffee beans and interesting teas and... More 

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Thank poolman17
Toronto, Canada
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108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We were looking for a good café today, driving through Owen Sound. We stopped into the Bean Cellar for take-away and ordered an Americano, a flavoured coffee and some treats. I thought the ambiance of the place was interesting and charming, especially the guitars set out for customers to strum! Very unique. There are also magazines and games available. The... More 

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1 Thank Helga_Little_Horn
Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2014

I always enjoy stopping by the Bean Cellar for lunch when I am visiting in Owen sound. The staff is friendly and cheerful. The food is bistro/cafe variety. The food is always very freshly made to order and the coffee is excellent also. They offer good vegetarian and well as non-vegetarian options if this is interest for you. There is... More 

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Thank Steve M
Owen Sound, ON
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The "Bean" as it is known, is a quaint, hidden-away spot in Owen Sound. Great menu of soups, sandwiches, wraps, baked goods and, of course, coffee and tea. A very popular hang-out for the locals. Staff there is so accommodating and friendly. Everyone gets treated like family.

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1 Thank Jo-Anne D
Toronto, Canada
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183 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Definitely not accessable as you have to go down to the basement. Food simple but good. Prices very reasonable. Cafe type and great for lunches. Atmosphere unique. A great variety of herbal teas and coffees. Cup I was served my herbal tea in was chipped on the lip, which was replaced when pointed out.

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1 Thank Jane S
Wiarton, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2013

My husband and I went for lunch, what a lovely surprise! The food was very good and had taste! The atmosphere was very cozy, and reasonably priced.

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1 Thank Shirley M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
06:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:00
Thursday
06:30 - 17:00
Friday
06:30 - 17:00
Saturday
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9th St. E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 1N8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-371-9599

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?