FOOD & DRINK
When the harvest comes in, Peterborough & the Kawarthas is the place to be. Get the freshest local produce, take a walk with an alpaca, and much more on a farm visit. Peruse the Farms and Producers list to find tours, farmgate stores, and farmer’s markets. Check out Sip, Savour, Shop link for restaurants, prepared foods, and other must-try experiences. Thirsty? Experience the best of local craft brewing with the Brews, Bites, and Barns itinerary or find unique flavours with the Perfect Pairings link.
Dine with a view of Lake Ontario, or enjoy the cozy ambiance of a country café. From satisfying pub fare to delicate culinary creations, Northumberland County’s food culture is hard to beat. Explore the Restaurants section for destinations specially selected to complement a fall road trip, or see Fall Harvests for farm fresh produce and flavours. Craving a County comfort food experience? The Food Trucks and Fresh Baking pages are for you.
Fine Food and Farmer's Markets
Kawartha Lakes is home to some of the best-kept secrets in the culinary scene. Check the link below for restaurant recommendations, farmer’s markets, craft breweries, and more.