Food and drink

Ontario’s appetizing array of food and drink is a result of diverse agriculture, climate and culture.

From farms, fisheries and vineyards to fine dining restaurants, included MICHELIN-starred ones, great care and innovation goes into what’s grown, raised, produced and served.

Fun winter festivals heat up the season with twinkling lights, snow-based activities and of course, tasty food and drink.

Explore Ontario’s foodie flavours and meet the farmers, chefs, bakers, vintners and brewers who elevate food and drink in Ontario into a culinary adventure.

A quick guide to food and drink in Ontario

Culinary Tourism Alliance

Find your next edible adventure with Culinary Tourism Alliance, a field guide to the best food and drink in Ontario.

Tipping in Ontario

A tip of 15-20% of your bill is customary at most bars and restaurants.

Get inspired

Find inspiration with stories all about food and drink in Ontario.

Food and drink highlights

Know before you go

Call ahead

Be sure to call ahead and ensure everything on your wish list is open. Book ahead as many attractions and experiences require reservations.

Public health updates

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Drink responsibly

In Ontario, you must be at least 19 years old to order, handle and consume alcohol. Ontario has a zero tolerance policy on impaired driving.

Last updated: January 2, 2024

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