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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 March 2020

My family loves Norman's! There is something for every, generous portions for 3 boys, very reasonable prices. My favorite is the Irish Benedict. Kids love the pancakes and breakfast burritos. Always fast, nice service.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 7 August 2019

I ate there for the first time for breakfast on a recent weekday morning. Food was good quality and good portions for normal prices. They offer standard breakfast dishes. Ambiance is a bit blah and old fashion. Most of the customers were older men over...the age of 60. Food and service were both good.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Had the occasion to go with friends for breakfast but at a later hour.. we arrived around 11:30 and it was fairly busy. The menu had pretty much what your heart desires. It was busy the whole time I was there but service was great...and the meal arrived hot in a timely manner. When we left there was a wait but moved thru swiftly.. quite surprised and will return.. if you haven’t been in years like me give it a try.. on of our party ordered a French dip which looked like it was to die for!!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Old-fashioned Americana, with a menu to match. Open 7 days until 8:00 pm. Other than fast food, Norman's Grill is the least expensive in town.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I have eaten here a couple of times and it is usually a decent meal. This last time I had breakfast and the service was just so-so. The eggs were over done and I had to send the waffle back because it was cold. Maybe...it was that particular cook that day, I don't know. Remember any business can have a bad day. I'll probably give the place one more chance.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 6 August 2018

There is usually a wait it was not too long. The food was very good the portions were large and everyone enjoyed the meal and many of my family have repeatedly visit this restaurant . Everyone knows about Norman's and many of our friends visit...Norman's . You can eat inside or outside. The service is very good in fact we knew one of the people making the food.More

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We chose Norman’s because it was close to our hotel. Even though it was near closing time we were cheerfully and quickly served. Chili, sandwich, fries and a strawberry shake were among our delicious choices. The portions were generous and the prices reasonable. The music...playing included some of our favorite oldies from the 60’s and 70’s, and vintage vinyl records decorated the walls. We plan to return sometime to try the breakfast menu.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I had breakfast here with my cousins and it was pretty good. Their eggs are yummy and the tomatoes were red and ripe. The hash browns looked good and the pancakes looked huge. The server was kind and patient as we had kids with us.

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to Norman’s for over a year now. I have checked in on Yelp every time and actually hold the “Duchess “ title. Never a bad meal here and plenty of food. They make a cheese sandwich with 3...slices of bread. I always have to remember to ask the waitress to cut it down to 2 because I just can’t finish it. Their salads are fresh and they put toppings on like beets and kernel corn that is yummy.😋 I love the oldies but goodies they play for music. 👍More

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I had breakfast here today and we were pretty disappointed. The staff moves very slowly and it took a while for food to come out. The food is mediocre at best. Their chicken parmesan sandwich, which was recommended by the waitress, was...greasy and gross. The waffle was pretty soggy and the rest of the food was just okay. I prefer one of the many other breakfast spots in Castro Valley or Hayward.More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Yes, Norman's Grill offers takeaway services.

Norman's Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5