Eating your way through The County is serious business. With so many delicious spots to check out, it can seem impossible to try them all! We’ve put together a list of the top spots to help you taste some of the best Prince Edward County has to offer.
Save some room for this luxurious comfort food in this rustic bistro. Every single menu item has a unique yet perfect twist that makes everything you order somewhat extra. Open for both lunch and dinner, try out their roasted Prinzen Farm’s chicken breast wrapped in applewood smoked bacon.
Another special treat located in one of Prince Edward County’s gorgeous inns. On-trend and innovative, The Drake Devonshire will be an unforgettable experience that you will want to repeat. Try the blueberry scones, they practically melt in your mouth, and then follow it up with a picture-perfect order of crispy chicken and fluffy waffles for a taste bud explosion!
This is the top-rated restaurant in The County – and for good reason! Fresh and local are always on the menu.
Considered to be the ‘Hub’ of Bloomfield, you can expect to gain a new food addiction after taking a table at Bloomfield Public House. Take your time and enjoy the modern-meets-history atmosphere while you pick from a wide range of cocktails to freshen up your palate for a very trendy charcuterie plate or seasonal soups and salads sourced locally.
Heads up! Bloomfield Public House has changed to be a takeout market FULL of County favourites. They have also introduced Judys Barbecue, a smokehouse with tons of juicy menu items.
Much of what makes this spot so special is in the name itself – ‘flame’ for infusing the undeniable flavours of fire-cooked foods and ‘smith’ for the artisans themselves who’s passion lies in preparing and serving delightful dishes each with their own personality. Enjoy a mix of casual and fine dining, with perfectly seasoned seafood including escargot, salmon and crab paired beside the classic burger as you dine amongst their romantically intoxicating setting.
Many of us reminisce fondly when we think of our grandmother’s cooking, and in the case of Stellas Eatery, this notion expands to celebrate the legacy that is the delicious talents of Chef Leah’s matriarch. With a menu that constantly changes to what is locally available, you can stop in for a surprise lunch that will have you guessing, yet drooling for more.
Thoughtful dishes, friendly hosts and a comfortable atmosphere is what you will find at Hartleys Tavern. This family-owned and operated bar serves plates that do not disappoint any palate. Enjoy many plates of grilled octopus, seared scallops and perogies while you are regaled with stories of the county shared by none other than the owners themselves.
If you are looking to have a good time, then you want to bring your pals over to Midtown Brewing for a night of great beer, great food and great fun. More than just your typical brewery, you can play darts and make some new friends while you sip on tasty craft brews and sweet cocktails and follow it up with incredible pub fare including their dirty fries and falafel flatbread.
An excellent healthy option for vegetarians, vegans or mindful foodies when passing through Wellington. Stop in for breakfast, lunch or ‘lupper’ and sip on some of the best decaf
This fairly new raw bar and fish fry is the perfect stop when you’re coming back from Sandbanks Provincial Park. Feast on hot-buttered lobster rolls, shucked oysters, and fish & chips. Please check their website to make sure they’re open for the season.
Imagine this, you stop in on a hot Saturday in mid-July, sit down and order yourself an ice cold draft and follow it up with some authentic Mexican cuisine, and you are in summertime heaven. How can you make this feeling last forever? Take it home with you! Parsons Brewing Company wants you to keep the vibe going, so you can pack up some extra brews to take back to your humble abode.
On your next date night, check out The Marans Dinebar for a creative cuisine experience! With options for everyone, including vegan and vegetarian dishes, and locally sourced ingredients, you can’t go wrong no matter what you order. Want leftovers? No problem – Marans offers huge portion sizes so you will be full for days!
If you are feeling a little bit of wanderlust, but can’t afford to take that long-awaited vacation, head over to La Condesa for a little taste of Mexico with their delightful menu of Mexican plates. From their freshly made guacamole to their churros with homemade cajeta, you can close your eyes and taste the flavours of Mexican culture.
If you are looking for some delicious Asian cuisine while traveling in the Prince Edward County area, you need to stop in at Idle Wild. With local favourites including Pork and Wild Leek Dumplings, Roasted Soy and Ginger Chicken and much more, you won’t be disappointed!
Oh food truck season, we really love you! Located right next door to Carson’s Garden Market, this food truck will have you coming back for more. Each delicious bite uses herbs grown next door. Satisfy your hunger next time you’re winery or brewery hopping with these incredible sandwiches. Don’t miss out on this chew!
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