Best Local Eateries in Niagara-on-the-Lake

A couple dining at Noble Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

The best local eateries in Niagara-on-the-Lake embrace a wide variety of culinary traditions, from classic Canadian dishes to long-standing international favourites with a regional twist. Enhance your visit with a tour of all the amazing locally owned restaurants available in Ontario’s most beautiful town! 

Crab cakes served at the Cannery Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Cannery Restaurant

Steeped in tradition and loved by generations, Cannery Restaurant has been serving delectable fine food for decades. Widely considered one of the best restaurants in town, Cannery Restaurant embraces tradition as its mandate, making fine food the way it used to be, with fresh, local ingredients and the bounty of wine country. Start dinner off right with our classic Crab Cakes—a Cannery favourite since 1970.

Inside the Niagara’s Finest Thai restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Niagara’s Finest Thai

Honouring the four fundamental flavours of Thai food (sweet, sour, bitter, and salty), Niagara’s Finest Thai uses fresh, local ingredients along with traditional herbs and spices to create bright, bold flavour profiles that leave Thai food fans coming back for more. Their Signature Pad Thai is perfect for those who prefer the milder side of Thai food, while spice lovers will enjoy their ultra-hot Green Curry.

A couple enjoying their dining experience at the HobNob Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

HobNob Restaurant & Wine Bar

An exceptional fine dining experience awaits at HobNob, where classic dishes are elevated with the finest ingredients for truly outstanding food. Located in the old parlour of a lovingly restored 1832 manor, you will marvel at the beautiful décor, sparkling crystal chandelier, and cozy fireplace. Drop in for lunch and savour their Truffle Mac n’ Cheese, an upscale take on an old favourite.

Harbourfront views from the Tiara Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Tiara Restaurant

Stunning harbourfront views and a magnificently appointed dining room await at Tiara Restaurant! Award-winning wines and top-tier farm-to-table cuisine are a way of life at Tiara, and the talented team whips up delicious culinary creations and craft cocktails daily for locals and visitors alike. Don’t miss out on the Maple Brined Pork Chop, served with chorizo and cabbage, then try the Banana Fosters Cream Pie for a decadent finish.

Chocolate dessert served at Zees Grill in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Zees Grill

Comfort food with a modern twist is the specialty at Zees Grill! Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Zees pairs timeless favourites with the refreshing palate of fine Niagara wine. Try their vegan Pistachio Pesto Pasta and finish with Dark Chocolate Cake, complete with fresh berries.

A couple dining at Masaki Sushi in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Masaki Sushi

Sushi lovers, rejoice! The best sushi in the region is right here in Niagara-on-the-Lake, thanks to Masaki Sushi. Using only the finest seafood direct from Japan, Masaki Sushi creates innovative sushi dishes that combine traditional techniques with modern sensibilities. Their Lunch Specials are a great way to take a well-deserved mid-day break and enjoy sushi that rivals the quality served at Tokyo restaurants.

Fine dining at the Noble Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Noble Restaurant

Elegant and sophisticated fine dining is the focus of every meal at Noble Restaurant. Located inside the picturesque Victorian manor at Prince of Wales, the dining room exudes vintage charm, while the food combines traditional French cuisine with the fresh, abundant flavours of the Niagara region. Our Braised Canadian Lamb Shank combines the best local meats with tasty roasted cauliflower, Yukon gold potato puree, and pan gravy for a truly unforgettable culinary experience.

Inside Butlers Bar & Grill in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Butlers Bar & Grill

Image courtesy of Butlers Bar & Grill

For more than thirty years, Butlers Bar & Grill has been Niagara-on-the-Lake’s favourite sports bar. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Butlers elevates pub grub to delicious new levels, with authentic Naples-style wood-fired pizza and mouth-watering chicken wings smoked in-house for fantastic flavour. Stop in for dinner to try their classic Jack Daniel’s burger or traditional poutine with fresh cheese curds.

Enjoy a Taste of Niagara-on-the-Lake

Brimming with local flavour, Niagara-on-the-Lake offers a unique and dynamic culinary scene that has something for everyone to enjoy. Book your getaway with us today and get ready to embark on your next appetizing adventure!

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