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Market Side Food Shop & Cafe - CLOSED

813 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H2, Canada
+1 519-371-7666
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  • Very good22%
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29 Mar 2016
“Unfortunately The Market Side haspermanently Closed”
11 Nov 2015
“A pleasant experience.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
813 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H2, Canada
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This was a unique restaurant in Owen Sound and a great place for lunch downtown. Unfortunately it has permanently closed at the end of December 2015. After more than a quarter of a century serving up fresh dishes using locally sourced ingredients, MarketSide in downtown...More

1  Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Great healthy food. Sit down or take away, as I did. Homemade soups and fresh made salads and sandwiches. Beautiful desserts. Fast friendly service. Locally owned and operated. Local artists are showcased.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Owned & operated by a gentle couple since 1989, the Market Side Shop & Cafe offers delicious homemade menu items daily. It boasts freshly made offerings during the morning hours - we took home a fresh-that-day round loaf of sage foccacia & fresh-from-the-oven butter tarts!...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 9 August 2012

This small cafe has the most nutritious salads,homemade soups,bread,quiches we have ever tasted.The owner and his wife excel at quality of prepared food as well as service. We highly recommend this place for lunch in Owen Sound

3  Thank Doug200
Reviewed 28 June 2012

a vegetarian, vegan, or meat-based meal you will be pleasantly surprised. A delightful selection of healthy salads and main dishes are available as well as fresh baked items to take home! We have eaten at the Market Cafe twice recently and enjoyed a variety of...More

1  Thank tacopat
Reviewed 15 May 2012

Not much of an atmosphere, but a great place for lunch. Especially if you have dietary restrictions. prices are affordable and the food is fresh and delicious.

1  Thank R H
Reviewed 25 April 2012

A small, delightful little cafe. Food was excellent, fresh, great choices for lunch. Menu varies daily, order at the counter.

1  Thank gremlin56
Reviewed 16 March 2012

This is one of my favorite places in town. Paul and Karin are hard working and provide exceptional healthy choices. The often use spelt flour and quinoa in place of whole wheat. The chocolate cake is sensational!!! The rooted vegetable soups are excellent along with...More

4  Thank Mindy B
Reviewed 20 October 2009

This is a good place to buy treats, dips etc to take home.

Thank crittermail
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 813 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-371-7666
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