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Joe Tomato's Restaurant

American, Bar, Canadian, Italian, Contemporary
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1020 10th St W, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5S1, Canada
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Waterloo, Ontario
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food was wonderful and the service was top notch. The waitress was very attentive and very friendly. Drinks were refilled before empty. Food was very flavorful. I had the Sundried Pesto Primavera The tarter chips with homemade dipping sauce are to die for. Wish I lived closer so I could eat here more often.

Thank Plantladylisa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joe Tomato's is an oasis of deliciousness in a vast desert of mediocrity. Wether you are in Grey-Bruce to stay, or just passing through, don't miss this place. The pizza is perfection, the pastas are authentic and lovingly prepared. Try the humongous Greek salad: you could not prepare a salad this big, this good, for this price at home. Top... More 

Thank Doeseatoats
Hamilton, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived half an hour early for our 1pm movie and headed next door for a quick bite. We asked our server how quickly we could get a soup and salad done, and she advised it wouldn't be a problem. My husband had the luxury lunch with french onion soup, caesar salad, and garlic bread, and I did regular soup... More 

Thank CityGal_11
Ontario, Canada
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel and after reading online that they offered a large Gluten free menu (not just salad and steak) we headed over.. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Our server Deb was amazing. She made recommendations on the menu as well as local things to see/do. I was able to order and eat a... More 

Thank mab012283
Spring Valley
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Good food at a reasonable price and good service. The free popcorn left a bit to be desired but our meals were good. The waitress was friendly and our food was out in a timely manner. The menu has a lot of options to choose from.

Thank Jody H
Owen Sound, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I love the decor of this restaurant! Great history displayed! my husband loves the chicken wings. I like to try something different every visit. The selection of local craft beers is great. This restaurant isn't a chain and doesn't have a universal appearance. It is a pleasant surprise.

Thank 785dolly
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

not reinventing the wheel but decent. i wasn't looking for top notch dining just friendly easy atmosphere

Thank James C
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We have eaten at Joe's many times, and have always enjoyed the warm family atmosphere and the friendly, knowledgeable service. The menu is varied, and everyone can always find something to their taste. They seem to cater both to sports enthusiasts and family gatherings and have a lovely room at the back of the restaurant for private functions. Definitely plan... More 

Thank 19Travelgirl45
Manitoulin Island, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I went to Joe Tomato's in Owen Sound after having drove by many times and noticing it was always fairly busy. We went for dinner during the week. Waitress was very friendly and service was quick with our drinks. We ordered a spinach dip to start. It was the worst spinach dip I have ever had. Presentation... More 

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Owen Sound, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Just stopped in after car shopping and ordered the Reuben Sandwich. It is probably the worst Reuben that I ever ate. I could not identify the meat as beef and the small slices of stale marble rye well contained the small portion. If I was not in pleasant company I would have expressed my disappointment. Our waitress was very pleasant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $17
American, Bar, Canadian, Italian, Contemporary
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 10th St W, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: 15193715637
Joe Tomato's is a family friendly independently owned restaurant next door to the Galaxy Cinemas in Owen Sound. EXTENSIVE GLUTEN FREE MENU Bar Area, Banquet Facility (The Garden Room), Kids Menu, Seniors Menu, Reservations Accepted Mondays - Seniors Day (15%), Margarita Mondays (5.99), Pint & A Pound after 7:00pm (Buy a pint of draft and receive a pound of wings for 1/2 price) Tuesdays - Twisted Tuesdays (4.25 Bottles of Twisted Tea), Two Can Dine for 29.99 (see select menus) and Girls Night Out (5.00 Sex in the City & Cosmos) Wednesdays - Wacky Wednesday Draft Specials, Hump Day Happy Hours (4-6pm & after 8pm 25% off all apps) Thursdays - Kids 10 and under Eat Free (with adult meal purchase) - Movie Stub Special (buy one mneu item for 10.00 or more and receive a second item of equal or lesser value for 1/2 price after 8:00pm) - Tropical Thursdays (5.99 Daiquiris and Pina Coladas) Fridays - TGIF Pitcher & Nachos (Order a pitcher of draft & receive a full order of Tex Mex Nacho's for 50% off)!! Kilannon Fridays (5.00 Cans of Kilannan Alt, Kolsch and a third seasonal brand) Saturdays - Prime Rib Night after 5pm - Taps & Apps (buy a pint and receive 3.00 off any appetizer after 8:00pm) - Cider Saturdays (5.50 cans of Strongbow and Somersby Ciders) Sundays - Caesar Sundays (5.00 or 7.50 deluxe casesars) Triple Feature Sundays (one app, one entree and one galaxy cinema pass for 29.99)

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