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4012 Central Florida Pkwy, The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837-7662 (John Young Parkway)
+1 407-393-4333
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Binghamton, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was incredible. Service and food was outstanding. At first I was disappointed in their vegetarian selection but my boyfriend asked if there were any vegetarian specials and there were! One had Portobello mushrooms and the other had tofu. I chose the tofu dish and it was the best tofu I have ever eaten. The seasoning and sauce was... More 

Thank Stephanie G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The experience for $284 for 3 people eating almost nothing was terrible. The apple salad for $15 was a joke! The conch chowder was the worst! The bill was padded with drinks from another table. After filling out a survey and the manager calling me the next day, he explained that Norman's doesn't care about reviews! Worst experience ever for... More 

1 Thank Bill B
NormansOrlando, Public Relations Manager at Norman's, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bill B, Everyone in the organization is aware of your review and we have taken the appropriate steps to avoid this in the future. This is a very rare occurrence for us and we will work harder to make sure we don’t disappoint any customer in the future. Once again, we apologize for any inconvenience. More 

Jacksonville, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really nice evening at Normans. Sit outside... The snapper was delicious but I wouldn't suggest the desserts.

Thank spencem123
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you go to a restaurant and you have a table all to yourself for the whole evening so you can enjoy your company, your wine , your dinner in a beautiful setting.....its like living a fairy tale every time. I enjoy the wine pairing menu and finish with a taste of the cheese kart. The menu itself is a... More 

Thank Stanley A
Fort Lee, New Jersey
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202 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my niece's 25th birthday weekend at Disney. Norman's was a great place to surprise her as we were not expected on this trip. They were very accommodating and the food was very good. Everyone enjoyed their food and my niece was given a personalized menu to remember her birthday and a great birthday dessert!

1 Thank Andrea K
South Devon, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Norman's is an oasis in the culinary desert that is Orlando. The food was first rate, the staff friendly and the setting lovely. Yes it is pricey but relative to 100 dollars for something inedible 300 for two does not seem so bad. The child eats for virtually nothing which helps. All in all as I said a much needed... More 

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Tecumseh, Canada
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The girls in our party were all super fussy and making crazy changes to everything they ordered -- and Lazar our lead waiter was unflappable, accommodating easily all requests. My order was the standard Chilean Sea Bass topped with a sublime lime mint mousse -- and I've never had better Sea Bass. The chef is a genius ! It was... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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97 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Ritz Carlton for his birthday and had the most incredible dinner and service at Norman's. It was our first visit. First of all, our server was Fernando Orriols. He was so knowledgeable about everything on the menu and so polite. The sea bass was wonderful as was the steak. The food was perfectly... More 

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Youngstown, Ohio
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189 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We all ordered the sea bass, and it was perfectly prepared. We also enjoyed salad and shrimp appetizers,plus desserts. It was a superb meal with fantastic, knowledgeable service. Inside and outside seating available. Gentlemen: no shorts allowed in the dining room. Valet available; full bar.

Thank tag-about
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

One of the top restaurant in the country I would say. A bit on expensive side but environment and taste makes it worth every penny you spend. I was at the hotel for conference and would love to go back with family and enjoy Norman's ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 80
Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4012 Central Florida Pkwy, The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837-7662
    (John Young Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-393-4333
NORMAN'S showcases the menu of legendary Chef, Norman Van Aken. Chef Norman is known internationally as "the founding father of New World Cuisine". His cuisine is a celebration of Latin, Caribbean, Asian, African and American flavors. Chef Norman is the only Floridian to be inducted into the prestigious "James Beard list of 'Who's Who".

Located at The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando Grande Lakes, NORMAN'S offers picturesque views of the Greg Norman Signature Golf Course, lake and gardens.

Enjoy dinner in our Main Dining Room, on our Terrace, or book your next get together in our Private Dining Room. The team at NORMAN'S is ready to create a memorable evening for you and your guests. Whether a small family gathering or a large corporate function we will take care of your every need.

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