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Great Dining Options in Horseshoe Valley and surrounding areas!

From casual dining to fine dining, the choice is yours nearby or in surrounding Barrie, Orillia and Midland

Carriage Ridge Resort is ideally situated near a number of Ontario fine dining options and casual eateries. Select from an international range of restaurants, bars and lounges within an easy drive. Here are just a few restaurants near Barrie and Orillia, an easy drive from the resort:

WITHIN MINUTES DRIVE from Carriage Hills Resort & Carriage Ridge Resort:

The Last Yard (across from Carriage Hills Resort)
Highland Dr, (800) 461-5627
Open during the Golf Season

The quaint café offers both pub fare and healthy choice fresh foods. Or enjoy a drink on the patio overlooking the Driving range. - Open summer months only.

Silks Dining Lounge (2 min drive)
Horseshoe Resort, 1101 Horseshoe Valley Road
(800) 461-5627

An upscale dining room where superb cuisine, from light snacks to fine dinners are served in an inviting atmosphere of wing back chairs and soft music and great service.

Crazy Horse Restaurant (2 min drive)
Horseshoe Resort, 1101 Horseshoe Valley Road
(800) 461-5627

Pub style and casual food perfect for families with a fun-filled atmosphere.

Settlers' Ghost Homestead (3 min drive)
3421 Line 1 North, Oro-Medonte (866) 504-55534

Casual fine dining in a quaint place in the country with flavourful urban cuisine. Winter open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday.

Abbott's Restaurant (4 min drive)
3239 Penetanguishene Road, Craighurst
(705) 722-4366

Casual Dining, cozy artistic environment, international cuisine.

Loobie's Restaurant (4 min drive)
2066 Horseshoe Valley Road West, Craighurst
(705) 792-5171

Homestyle restaurant diner, hot breakfasts varied homemade menu items for lunch and dinner too and family friendly.

WITHIN A HALF AN HOUR DRIVE from Carriage Hills Resort & Carriage Ridge Resort:


Shirley's Bayside Grille (18km)
150 Dunlop Street East, Barrie
(705) 735-0035

Casual Fine Dining downtown near Barrie Waterfront. In Summer months outside patio.

Moxie's Grille & Bar (Georgian Mall) (21km)
509 Bayfield Street, Barrie
(705) 999-1127

Canadian & International Menu - casual, extensive wine list, steak and many varied items, lounge, patio in summer.

Moose Winooski's (22km)
407 Bayfield Street, Barrie
(705) 727-0077

Canadian, Pub Food, American. Friendly service good for families, enjoying a refreshment and watching a sports game.

Crazy Fox Bistro (25.7km)
135 Bayfield Street, Barrie
(705) 737-5000

Best of classic and contemporary cuisine. Unique dishes with fresh ingredients from an AWARD Winning chef. Full Dining Experience.

Michael & Marion's (25km)
89 Bayfield Street, Barrie
(705) 999-8075

Intimate in Casual Fine Dining, Fresh Ingredients, Great Service, Inspired creations, Perfect atmosphere.

Tiffins Curry In A Hurry (25km)
Soho 7 Dunlop East, Barrie
(705) 252-5816

Indian Cuisine great variety, cozy and at-home atmosphere.

Painter's Hall (Rated #1 in Barrie) (27km)
17 Clapperton Street, Barrie
(705) 797-8844

A long hallway showcasing many of Barrie's best artists. Candlelight mellows the refined rustic front dining room and back lounge buzzes, offers a fantastic small plate menu and terrific wines for Adults.


Sixteen Front (21km)
16 Front Street South, Orillia
(705) 326-3135

Casual Fine Dining & Lounge featuring delicious steaks, fresh seafood & much more prepared fresh daily.

Era 67 Restaurant & Lounge (24km)
64 Mississaga Street West, Orillia
(705) 259-1867

Displaying a wonderful heritage feel, Era 67 is a celebration of Canada's finest foods, coupled with impeccable service and a warm ambiance.

The Mariposa Market Café (24km)
109 Mississauga Street East, Orillia
(705) 325-8885

All food items homemade right from their bakery, try all the cakes and desserts! Lunch items are quiche, salads, sandwiches, soups and meat pies and homemade pizza. Take a step back in time - Open for Breakfast and Lunch


Mill Street Bistro (23km)
1 Mill Street, Coldwater
(705) 686-3089

Italian cuisine, all ingredients prepared fresh in a cozy atmosphere. Summer months outside patio available. Located in the historic Village of Coldwater.


New Golden City Restaurant
46 Queen Street West
(705) 322-1710

Chinese and Canadian cuisine (casual)
Delivers to our resorts, Take-out, Sunday brunch


Boathouse Eatery/Restaurant
177 King Street
(705) 527-7480

Casual fine dining. Located at the town Docks overlooking beautiful Georgian Bay. With numerous areas to sit from inside dining, outdoor patio, upstairs private dining up to 45 people. Open for lunch and dinner seven days a week and live entertainment every Friday & Saturday night. One of Georgian Bay's best waterfront restaurants.

Explorers Café
345 King Street
(705) 527-7480
Hours of operation:
Tues - Sat 12 noon - 10pm

International, Canadian, Steakhouse
The Explorers Cafe opened its doors May 19th 2006. Rob and Jennifer Reader spent 20 years as guests of the globe. Now Jen and Rob would like to bring the world to their guests through cuisine and culture in Midland Ontario.

Henry’s South Fish Restaurant
A Georgian Bay Tradition
3282 Ogden S Beach Rd
(705) 528-1919
Closed Monday & Tuesdays from November 1 to March 31
Call for current hours

Seafood and Chips (casual cuisine)
Enhanced by the traditional cottage the interior of Henry’s South boasts a post-and-beam structure, with lanterns strung up by thick rope, as well as fishing nets and big catches stuffed and mounted on the walls. A large outdoor patio overlooks the water and doubles the seating to almost 200 during summer months.

The Library Restaurant & The Study Lounge
526 Hugel Avenue
(705) 528-0100

Elegant dining experience. Situated in downtown Midland, the restaurant is in the original Carnegie Library built in 1915. Below the Library Restaurant is the Study Lounge. Enjoy a drink in an intimate atmosphere with live performances every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights.