Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Tis’ the season to eat, drink and be merry!

Check out some of our local food and drink spots that are sure to make your season bright.

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Real Haldimand Local

Concession Road Brewing

Concession Road Brewing Company is a craft brewery in Jarvis that serves up staple beers, and seasonal favourites – featuring local ingredients. The Concession Road beer is a great gift for the beer lover this holiday season. Visit the taproom and bring your growler for the full range of brews on tap, or buy available cans. Check out the merch too!


Bains Road Cider Co.

For wine lovers! From refreshing ciders to sparkling wines. Bains Road Cider Company is the perfect way to celebrate local this holiday. Travel to South Cayuga to sip and savour at Haldimand’s one and only winery. Also find them at the Dunnville Farmers Market.

Flyer’s Bakery & Cafe

This family café is known for its amazing all-day breakfasts, homemade soups, and full lunch menu, as well as delicious home-baked goods and bread. Want to impress the family with a sweet treat box for the holidays? Order before Dec 20 – available in boxes of 25 or 50. Or pick up a cookie ornament kit to keep the kids busy – each kit contains either 6 sugar cookies or 6 gingerbread cookies, 4 colours of icing in piping bags, smarties, gumdrops, and snowflake sprinkles.

Fisherville Hotel & Tavern

Built as a hotel for travelling salesmen in 1853, Fisherville Hotel & Tavern remains a favourite spot for locals to enjoy a craft beer and delicious meal. They are home to award-winning soups, and hearty honest menu selections that are sure to please. Dine-in by the fireplace or order take-out with curbside pick-up.

Haldimand Hazelnuts

Locally grown Hazelnuts make a great gift! Their farm in Cayuga has been growing these delicious nuts since 2017. Available in 1lb or ½ lb bags. A perfectly unique gift for a teacher, school bus driver, friends, and family. Serve as a healthy snack, as part of your charcuterie board, or use in your holiday baking. Order by phone or email.

Debb’s Cuisine on Queen

Have a memorable holiday meal at Debb’s Cuisine on Queen. Located in Dunnville, Debb’s is known for using the freshest local ingredients and upscale rustic atmosphere. Warm-up this winter with their duck wings, Lake Erie Perch, or Pork Schnitzel. For something different, book dinner in a heated outdoor dining pod!


Personalized Catering

Put some joy on your table! Personalized Catering is a family-owned business that offers pre-made meals and dessert trays. The perfect way to celebrate safely – enjoy their fresh mains and cookie trays in the comfort of your own home. Place your order on Facebook or by phone.

Twisted Lemon Restaurant and Flavour Junkies

Twisted Lemon takes locally inspired seasonal cuisine to the next level. The best that Haldimand has to offer can be found on their menu with everything being prepared in-house. They are currently featuring their greatest hits – dishes which are all-time favourites and brought back on the menu this month.  Check-out their facebook page for current information on their popular take and bake options or their Friday Lunch Club. Twisted Lemon’s famous lemon twists make great stocking stuffers or holiday snacks.


Argyle Street Grill

The Argyle Street Grill located in Caledonia is a  local favourite. They use fresh and local products whenever possible, sourcing beef just 10 minutes from the restaurant, bread baked from Hagersville, and cheese from Simcoe! Enjoy take out or dine in.


Fresh Market Kitchen

Eating fresh and local has never been easier than buying their store-made meals, made with local ingredients, and eating at home. Featuring a Local Artisan in the store every Friday and Saturday until Christmas. Gift baskets can be made up for any budget and include a mix of artisan / food items.  Check out their wide selection of ‘House Made Pickles, BBQ Sauce, and a wide selection of gluten-free options.


Blueberry Knoll Berry Farm

Nothing tastes as good as home cooking straight from the farm.  Stock up on cookies, pies, breads, and jam, all hand-made in their on-farm bakery. Or buy frozen fruit hand-picked from their fields or locally grown apples, honey, and maple syrup. Shop from their on-line store.

Sweet Retrospect

A unique specialty shop that will take you for a walk down memory lane and make you feel like a kid in a candy store…… all over again! Find all your old favourite candy as well as gifts, novelties, chocolates, and store-made popcorn in a wide range of flavours. Buy your Christmas eve snacks and great stocking stuffers.

Olive’s Heirlooms

Specializing in small-batch preserves and featuring a new “Christmas Jam”. Popular pre-packaged soup mixes and seasoning salts using home-grown herbs perfect for a stocking stuffer for your favourite foodie. You can also find Olive’s Heirlooms at the Caledonia Farmers Market or find soup mixes at Flyers Bakery & Cafe in Dunnville.

Jepson’s Fresh Meats

Get the freshest local meat for your holiday feast. Jepson’s Fresh Meats offer a wide selection of fresh beef and pork, as well as select cuts of chicken, smoked meats, pepperoni, and much more. Visit the store in Hagersville or call to arrange curbside pick-up.


Shelly’s Family Dining & Catering

Restaurant and catering for all your holiday festivities. Don’t forget to order a delicious cookie kit to keep the kids entertained – Ice Box Cookie Boxes (bake at home 4 different kind of cookies approx 80 cookies), D.I.Y Sugar Cookie Kits (12 cookies Icing Bags and Sprinkles), D.I.Y Gingerbread Men (12 Gingerbread Men, Icing bags and sprinkles), D.I.Y Gingerbread House (Homemade gingerbread house includes icing and candies to decorate).


Richardson’s Farm and Market

This local farm has a well-stocked market open for your holiday shopping. Farm-grown and sourced from other local farms they stock maple syrup, jams, preserves, baking, vegetables, and especially popular this time of year, gift baskets! Order from their online store and receive curbside pickup at the farm or for a small delivery fee to local addresses (contact for coverage area). Also, find them at the Dunnville Farmers Market and the Caledonia Farmers Market.

Wandering Dog Farm

Located in Caledonia, Wandering Dog Farm offers rustic, homemade, small-batch treats with local ingredients. Known for their jams, they also offer beets, bruschettas, fruit butters, marinated salads, pickles, and preserves! Offering safe, non-contact pick up at the farm or will delivery within 40 km (small fee for orders under $75).