Here in South Eastern Ontario, we know the way to any person’s heart – through their stomach! Foodies will love the restaurants and the year-round staples found throughout Lennox and Addington.
Originally built as a brewery in 1857, this historic limestone building is situated directly on the river. Call your chicas and your buddies to enjoy traditional Canadian pub comfort food in a beautiful setting!
This quaint cafe is made only more charming by its mom’s kitchen feel, complete with laughter, love and the iconic creeky floors. Ellena’s Cafe is a wonderful cafe with a friendly atmosphere and THE best cupcakes! Look to Ellena’s for other tempting treats like carrot cake, French Canadian sugar Cream Fudge, pecan tarts – and so many more! You can visit them in Napanee for daily lunch specials along with hearty soups, and fresh sandwiches.
Enjoy freshly made pizza and locally made wines! Bergeron Estate Winery has prime growing conditions for Pinot Noir, Gamay Noir, Vidal, Riesling and Gewurztraminer.
You Have to Try the KT Burger – everyone agrees you have never had a burger until you’ve had one of these! This local favourite is brushed with special sauce, that one can only assume is made from magic and unicorn tears.
Step inside this tropical themed ice cream parlour and prepare to have your sweet cravings fulfilled! Not only do they sell Reid’s Dairy Ice Cream but also Milkshakes, cotton candy and oh so much more!
The perfect spot on a road trip to refuel before noon! Swing through the adorable town of Odessa and grab some comfort food off of their vast menu and pair it with a thick and sweet milkshake to satisfy your sweet tooth.
Visit the main focal point of the gorgeous Amherst Island this summer for a brunch that will be hard to forget! They have specialties for each day of the weekend, so fly in on a Friday for some beer-battered haddock, and then visit again on Saturday for the donut flavour of the week!
For 151 years Wilton Cheese Factory has produced some of the region’s most famous cheese, using traditional techniques. Pick up a block of some mild cheddar and some Havarti to your basket. The factories claim to fame is the Wilton Cheese Curds – make sure you grab a bag!
Season’s Fine Foods & Catering is a purveyor of local ingredients! As much as possible, owners Jazmin and Joseph use locally sourced ingredients to support farmers and producers in the region. Stop in or take out some tasty meals that include snacks, soups, sandwiches, entrée, and desserts.
Head to Yarker Ontario – home of Quinn’s Meats Ltd. This is a classical style butcher shop with a range of options from steaks, roasts, London broils, and various sausages. All of the meat sold at Quinn’s roadside retail shop is naturally aged on-premises. Pick up some of Quinn’s own pepperettes, and try the cajun beef jerky.
Visit The Harvest Brinery for their choice of award-winning, preserves. All of the items on the shelf are made on-premises by owners: Colleen and Myles Surette. This is a great place to take your pantry to the next level.