You'll love taking a taste of Northumberland.  From organic produce to the most eclectic cuisine, Northumberland takes pride in an abundance of culinary choices.   Local restaurants are delighted to use locally-grown produce, maple syrup, cheese, bison, beef and pork to create savoury dishes. You will find casual, bistro to fine dining restaurants with cuisine inspired from scrumptious Canadian cookery to the aromatic world flavours of the Mediterranean,  Asia and Europe.  

Many friendly cafes, coffee houses and tea rooms can be found nestled within historic buildings in the downtown areas of Cobourg, Port Hope, Brighton and Campbellford while long standing ma and pa family dining restaurants dot the countryside.


Betty's Pies & Tarts - Butter tarts The Kawartha Northumberland Butter Tart Tour starts here, and be sure to visit multi-award winning Betty's Pies and Tarts, near Cobourg.  These tarts come plain, with raisins or pecans but most will agree they are decadent and oh so yummy. 


A pint of ale from Chruch Key Brewing, CampbellfordWhether you're on a driving tour or staying at a cottage on Rice Lake you can grab a taste of Northumberland on the Northumberland Cheers Tour! Find local craft beers, ciders and wine local to Northumberland County, Ontario.



Use our online directory below and create your own savoury tour of Northumberland.