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Normaway Inn & Cabins

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Egypt Rd, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
+1 902-248-2987
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (5 reviews)
“the barn” (12 reviews)
“living room” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Egypt Rd, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia B0E 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

During our stay at the Normaway we ate at their dining room. Reservations are required, but you can do this when checking in. If you get the chance I would recommend eating here for an amazing meal and service.

Thank Peter V
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the cabins which had everything you needed. The bed was comfortable. The cabins are in a country setting with horses and fields all around. The have a big fire ring by the cabins with comfortable chairs. The people at the desk, servers,...More

1  Thank Doris P
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I normally dont write reviews however, the service here was well above and beyond my expectations. The front desk really looked after us and our needs while the waiting staff literally gave me the best dining experience I ever had. I would recommend this spot...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Spent four nights here in the farm setting on hundreds of acres and it was delightful. This is an older property with a history back to 1928. October is the Celtic Music month on Cape Breton Island. Inn has live music in The Barn and...More

Thank Clifford K
Reviewed September 24, 2017

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 September 21, 2017

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 September 16, 2017

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 August 2, 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 July 25, 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 July 24, 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
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Sylvia H
October 19, 2017|
Response from Mikelee99 | Reviewed this property |
useually within 2 days after I get back from where ever I go and unless I go back I never update that location, so my last time was the end of September
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
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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