Restaurants and more

Here are our guides to some great places to grab a bite or a drink.

Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery & Tap Room

107 Dunlop St E, Barrie The Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery staff do know something about beer! According to many, they brew the coolest craft beer in Ontario, to say nothing of Barrie itself, so you’ve got to come and taste it with friends. What makes the Flying Monkeys so phenomenal and demanded? Excellent products, unsurpassed service, and a focus…

The Farmhouse Restaurant

Situated just a stone’s throw from the city’s Centennial Park and with glorious views across Lake Simcoe’s Kempenfelt Bay, The Farmhouse opened its doors in 2013. Still, the building it is located in has a rich history. 

PIE Wood Fired Oven Joint (Barrie Waterfront)

11 Victoria St., Barrie PIE Wood Fried Pizza Joint is one of Ontario’s seven popular chain restaurants and the second in Barrie, at the waterfront on Victoria Street. The first restaurant started as the pioneer of wood oven pizza in 2009 but soon expanded to 6 more restaurants in Barrie, Muskoka, Collingwood, Woodbridge, and Midland. The…


The 147 restaurant is a family-owned place that provides meals cooked with love, attention, and devotion, a nod to the owner’s family traditions.

Beaver and Bulldog Sports Bar and Wingery Collingwood

Best known for its wings and an exclusive range of bar options, the menu offers local, Canadian, and British cuisine, with many vegetarian options.

The Penalty Box

220 Bayview Dr, Barrie The Penalty Box Sports Pub and Eatery are located at 220 Bayview Dr. near Little Avenue east of Fairview Rd. in the south end of Barrie, with a large patio and friendly staff. The Penalty Box features a large patio out front, a games room available for events, and sports on ten big-screen TVs seven…

Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro

400 Memorial Ave, Orillia Situated in the centre of Ontario’s Lake Country, the Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro can be found within Orillia’s Best Western Plus Mariposa Inn and Conference Centre on the city’s Memorial Avenue. Taking the sixth place spot out of all the eateries in Orillia, it has also been awarded TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence for…

Applebee’s Grill + Bar (Bayfield Mall)

326 Bayfield St, Barrie Applebee’s Grill and Bar brings many of the favourite, well-known Canadian and American food delights to Barrie. Located at the Bayfield Mall, It’s open every day from 11 am to 10 pm, with weekends extended working time to 11 pm and offers a variety of appetisers, entrees, and desserts, as well as a…

Lockeroom Sports Bar & Grill

Since 1992, the Lockeroom Sports Bar & Grill has been Barrie’s pick of sports bars. It’s a place where people will find good food along with plenty of TV’s featuring different sporting events.

The Pint Public House

The Pint serves breakfast/brunch, lunch, dinner and after-hours drinks. The menu served here is the classic pub fare, with wings and ribs being big sellers.