Where to Eat

Delicious Dining: Local Favourites

Best Outdoor Patios

Waterfront Gastropub
Fresh food, live music, waterside patio, 22 ‘On Tap’ options
12 Bell Street

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Boulton House
Impeccable service, exquisite cuisine, hand-crafted cocktails, stunning view of the Mississippi
35 Mill Street

Black Tartan Kitchen
Casual, intimate, fine dining. Multi-course menus celebrating local products and the current season.
132 Bridge Street

Best Breakfast

Freska Cafe & Eatery
Breakfast, brunch and lunch, on-street patio
151 Bridge Street

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The Good Food Company
Cafe and gourmet food store
31 Bridge Street

Thruway Restaurant
Family-owned, specializes in Canadian, Italian and Mediterranean food, has outdoor seating
10432 Highway 7

Best Brews

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Stalwart Brewing Co.
Craft beers, patio, pool table
10 High Street

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Braumeister Brewing Company
Bavarian-inspired craft brewery with a taproom and outdoor patio
19 Moore Street

Best Sweet Treats

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Holey Confections
140 layer donuts
21 Bridge Street

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Maverick’s Donuts
Fresh, handmade, kettle-fried donuts that are unique and delicious
37 Lansdowne Avenue

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Carp Custom Creamery
Ice cream shop, produced daily in small batches using local ingredients
49 Moore Street

Best Food Trucks

Smokebox Catering
BBQ street fare
359 Franktown Road

El Patcho’s Tacos
Seasonal taco truck
309 Lake Avenue East

2 Thai Ladies
Rich and vibrant Thai flavours
315 Townline Road East

Best Casual Dining

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St. James Gate
Irish Pub, 2 outdoor patios
111 Bridge Street

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Thirsty Moose Pub & Eatery
Sports Bar, outdoor patio
20 Bridge Street

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Zak’s Diner
Nostalgic diner experience
515 McNeely Avenue