Café your way around Prince Edward County this Fall 🍂☕ | Dine Here
Whether you’re looking for a morning jolt, an afternoon pick-me-up or somewhere you can enjoy a light meal, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for in The County’s many cafés. Check out the selection below to discover old favourites and hidden gems.
Attached to Books and Company, Lily’s Café is a go-to spot for excellent coffee, delectable quiche, soup and salads and incredible baked goods that are baked fresh daily – we’re talking cookies (including vegan & gluten free), muffins, scones, butter tarts, cakes and more. What’s even better is after a long hiatus, Lily’s is now open again for indoor seating for fully vaccinated patrons. So if you’re craving sitting down with a coffee and a good book in a café, Lily’s is just the place for a pick-me-up on a late-Fall day.
Butter Dream Cakes
If you’re looking for a sweet and whimsical treat there’s no better place to go in The County. Butter Dream Cakes is known for their made-to-order cakes, but on Saturdays the shop is open for guests to come and explore an incredible selection of cupcakes, cake donuts, macarons, brownies and more. Can you say YUM?
The Lunch Box
Up at Picton’s Industrial Park you’ll find The Lunch Box, which serves up amazing soups, sandwiches, treats and more. If you’re in The County working remotely or want to be able to order lunch ahead, The Lunch Box is a great option as their online ordering system makes the process quick and convenient.
Picnic Bakeshop & Sandwicherie
On Picton Main Street you’ll find Picnic Bakeshop & Sandwicherie where you’ll discover not only amazing lunch options but a variety of creative baked goods and excellent coffee.
*SPECIAL* Picnic is currently running a Morning Fall Special where between 9am – 11am you can pick up a bagel and an americano for just $5.
Saylor House Café
Enjoy hearty breakfast options and light lunch fare, including soups, salads and sandwiches, in this historic property built circa 1875. Right now Saylor House Café is preparing for limited indoor dining and their patio will remain open while the weather cooperates, so be sure to stop by for a meal, tea or coffee and a cake in their cozy setting in the heart of Bloomfield.
The Bean Counter Café and Bakery
The Bean Counter Café sources local ingredients and serves up friendly County hospitality year round. Offering quality espresso drinks and drip coffee (made with locally roasted beans), loose leaf tea, fresh baked goods, gelato, and made-to-order sandwiches every day. You can also take a little Bean Counter home with you with their selection of bulk coffee, tea and other local culinary fare.
Bloomfield Beauty Co. & Café
Whether you’re looking for a traditional coffee drink or something that will help you shine from the inside out (rose glow tea, anyone?), Bloomfield Beauty Co. is a lovely spot to drop in for a coffee while strolling Bloomfield Main Street. Better yet, book a treatment and enjoy the spoils of the café while you enjoy a little pampering.
While in Wellington be sure to stop by Hello Bonjour, especially if you’re looking for diet-friendly, nutritionally rich and healthy options for breakfast, lunch and snacking. They are currently open every day of the week except for Sunday, but as with every business mentioned here be sure to check in on social in case anything changes as the season slows down.
Beacon Bike + Brew
Whether you need a quick bike repair or you’re in need of a coffee fix, Beacon Bike + Brew has you covered. Stop in to Beacon on Picton Main Street – which is now open indoors for fully vaccinated patrons! – to enjoy a coffee or tea, a light lunch, or to browse their fun and functional selection of cycling accessories. If you want to discover indie coffee brands, this is the place to do it. While they proudly brew Quietly Coffee out of neighbouring Stirling, Ontario, they also sell brands such as Traffic, Luna, Java, and the newest beans to their lineup: Counterpart Coffee.
Consecon Honey House Café
If you’re looking for a spot of coffee and a treat while in the west end of The County, Consecon Honey House Café should be your go-to spot. With home-baked treats, bread, epic breakfast sandwiches and delicious, County-roasted coffee in a charming setting, you’ll be sure to have the loveliest of times at the Honey House.
Discover more culinary delights in The County by visiting our Dine Here page.
Dine Here Giveaway
Head over to our Instagram to view our November 5th Dine Here post for a chance to win 1 of 2 winners of a $100 gift card to a County restaurant of their choosing. Here’s how to enter:
1. Follow @VisitTheCounty on Instagram
2. Like the post featuring the spots mentioned in this blog post.
3. Comment on the giveaway post and @mention a friend. 1 comment with unique @mention = 1 entry. You may comment more than once but only up to 5 entries per person will be considered in the final draw.
Some other notes:
- This giveaway post will close November 9th at 11:59 PM
- Winners for each individual giveaway will be contacted via Instagram DM and announced on stories the day following contest closure.
- Winners can select a gift card from any of the operators listed on this page: https://www.visitthecounty.com/dine-here/
- This giveaway has no affiliation with Instagram whatsoever.
- Winners will only be contacted by @VisitTheCounty. DMs from any other handles should be considered spam.