Ontario Culinary & nightlife

Our most recommended Ontario, Canada Culinary & nightlife

Toronto: Harbour Cruise with Lunch, Brunch, or Dinner

1. Toronto: Harbour Cruise with Lunch, Brunch, or Dinner

Admire Toronto from the water and watch the city go by from your table on a harbor cruise. Step outside onto one of the outdoor observation decks to snap some pictures, take in the stunning views, and enjoy the fresh air. Select from three unique cruise and dining options.  Be greeted by the Captain and crew as you step aboard the boat at Queen's Quay West in downtown Toronto, where the ship's photographer will capture the moment. All vessels offer interior deck space with seating, outdoor strolling decks, dance floors, full-service bars, restrooms, and panoramic views. Once on deck, your host will greet you and escort you to your table. Relax and admire unobstructed views of passing landmarks like the Harbourfront Centre, CN Tower, Sugar Beach, the Redpath Sugar Refinery, and the historic Gibraltar Point Lighthouse. Savor a market-fresh buffet-style meal (either brunch, lunch or dinner) that is freshly prepared onboard daily. The dinner cruise includes music provided by an onboard DJ. Complement your meal with a beverage from the fully stocked cash-bar offering beer, wine, and cocktail selections (own expense).  Sample lunch or dinner menu Entrees: Oven-roasted fish fillet Pot roast Vegetable stir fry Honey sesame chicken Rolls and Salads: Assorted bread and rolls Pasta salad Kidney bean, black bean, and chickpea salad Baby kale and spinach salad Vegetables, Potatoes and Pasta: Oven-roasted potatoes Baked pasta dish Steamed seasonal vegetables Yellow Spanish rice Desserts: Signature dessert station Coffee and tea Sample brunch menu Cold Entrees: Continental bakery basket Freshly cut fruit Red skin potato salad Caesar salad Cold smoked salmon and Cedar hot smoked salmon Hot Entrees: Assortment of mini quiches Scrambled eggs Breakfast meats Signature French toast Oven-roasted red bliss potatoes Desserts: Signature dessert station Coffee and tea

Toronto: Niagara Falls Premium Day Trip with Optional Cruise

2. Toronto: Niagara Falls Premium Day Trip with Optional Cruise

Visit the world-famous Niagara Falls on a hassle-free tour by premium bus from Toronto. With three tour options to choose from, prepare for an experience that will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime. Relax in the comfort of a premium climate-controlled bus as you begin your journey with a pickup from downtown Toronto. Enjoy lively commentary from your experienced guide on the scenic drive into the Niagara Region.  Pending the selected option, in Niagara Falls you can enjoy free time, savor a delicious a la carte lunch, and/or experience an attraction. In Summer, sail into the mist of the Falls with access to the seasonal boat ride 'Voyage to the Falls'. In winter or when the boat is not operating, there are two alternate attractions offered. Experience the 'Journey Behind the Falls', a year-round attraction that offers a unique view of the Falls, or re-live a lifetime of Niagara's sensational true stories at the Imax Theater. The most popular tour option includes the attraction upgrade and lunch. Taste the very best of Niagara with exclusive seating at Queen Victoria Place Restaurant and savor a locally sourced a la carte menu, paired with Ontario craft beers and Niagara VQA wines.  Your tour concludes with your return to Toronto.

Ottawa: Half-Day Guided Craft Beer Tour by Bus

3. Ottawa: Half-Day Guided Craft Beer Tour by Bus

Prepare to hear some classic Dad jokes as you discover Ottawa's vibrant beer scene on a half-day tour of the city's best beer houses. Visiting either 2 or 3 craft breweries for sampling, you'll learn about the brewing process and be a beer connoisseur in no time. Enjoy a curated experiential beer tour that gets you behind the scenes at each location and gives you a chance to try new and exciting beers. Your guide keeps you entertained along the way with local tips and Dad jokes as they navigate the streets of Ottawa. Every tour is a unique adventure with locations varying along with the beers. Your trip includes immersive tours at each location, all sampling fees, and some food. For a safe and memorable experience, free water is provided along with tasting note cards so you can track your tastings. While this trip is a beer lover's dream, everyone can enjoy them. Great beer is the glue that ties learning and drinking together.

Niagara Falls, Canada: Festival of Lights Tour with Dinner

4. Niagara Falls, Canada: Festival of Lights Tour with Dinner

Come celebrate the season with the ultimate holiday experience in Niagara - the Festive Night on Niagara Holiday Tour! Join us to bask in the way that Niagara Falls comes to life with wondrous merriment during the holiday season. Your festive night begins with your tour guide picking you up from any downtown Niagara Falls, Canada location in the comfort and style of a heated Mercedes Metris van. You will then make your way to your first joyful experience. You will visit the Niagara Parks Power Station, where you will witness the transformational shift of Niagara’s water to electricity with Niagara Parks’ epic sound and light show, Currents. This immersive, sensory experience is family-friendly and thrilling for all, featuring 3D projection, interactive opportunities, and a breathtaking musical score, all from within the heart of the power station. You’ll be filled with cheer as you notice how the city transforms into a winter wonderland during the holiday season while driving along the parkway and through Dufferin Islands to see the Winter Festival of Lights. This year marks the 40th anniversary of Canada’s largest free outdoor light festival, and you can be sure that it won’t disappoint. Enjoy the holiday display of Christmas trees, giant ornaments, polar bears, moose, and more, made from millions of twinkling lights that will dazzle your senses and spread holiday cheer. There are even fireworks on Fridays and Saturdays to add to the sparkle of the event. Treat your senses to a delicious 3-course Fallsview dinner by the brink of the Falls at Table Rock House Restaurant. Enjoy locally sourced and internationally inspired cuisine with an incredible view of the icy Falls right beside you. Your guide will lead you to the Illumination Tower, where you will experience the Falls’ illumination against the night sky, a multi-coloured water and light masterpiece. As an added bonus, our guests then have the opportunity to get creative and control the lights themselves! Be sure to choose holiday colours to add to the festive atmosphere. Before exiting the tower, you will be presented with an “I Lit Up Niagara Falls” certificate as a keepsake from this exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime experience. Lastly, your tour guide will offer complimentary drop-off at any downtown Niagara Falls, Canada location.

Niagara Falls, Canada: Dining Experience at The Watermark

5. Niagara Falls, Canada: Dining Experience at The Watermark

Book dinner at a time of your choice, then head to the 33rd floor of the Hilton Hotel & Suites in Niagara Falls, Canada. Take your seat at the Watermark Fallsview Restaurant and prepare for a dining experience at new heights as you enjoy a delicious meal. Marvel at the panoramic evening views of the American and Horseshoe Falls through the stunning floor-to-ceiling windows. Take in the illumination of the Falls as they are lit in a cascade of colors after dark. On weekends and every summer night starting in June, marvel at the fireworks over Niagara Falls. Customize your dining experience as you select three courses from a prix fixe menu. The Executive Chef, Tim O'Donnell, uses fresh seasonal ingredients for creative dishes. A variety of local and international beverages are available for purchase to complement your meal.

Niagara Falls, Canada: Niagara Falls Night Tour & Boat Ride

6. Niagara Falls, Canada: Niagara Falls Night Tour & Boat Ride

When the sun goes down Niagara Falls is transformed into an illuminated wonderland, as you’ll experience on this 4-hour program on the Canadian side of the Falls. Start the evening off right with a "Voyage to the Falls" ride on the Hornblower Cruise. Next, savor a luxurious dinner with your tour group at Table Rock Restaurant. While dining, you’ll be treated to spectacular views of Horseshoe Falls. After dinner, head over to the Illumination Tower where you’ll watch as the lights that brighten up the night are turned on in real time. You’ll also be given full control of the lights that appear on the Falls. Using touch screen computers, you can choose your favorite colors and watch as the lights are projected onto the Falls. Before you leave the Illumination Tower, you’ll receive a commemorative certificate that proclaims: I Lit Up Niagara Falls.

Toronto: 2-Hour Kensington Market Chinatown Walking Tour

7. Toronto: 2-Hour Kensington Market Chinatown Walking Tour

Canada is often described as a “cultural mosaic”—Toronto exemplifies this diversity. Explore the fascinating neighborhoods of Toronto with an expert guide on a 2-hour walking tour. Choose to join a public tour or enjoy a private tour. Explore booming Chinatown, with its novelty tea shops, ethnic markets, and stunning street art. Continue through Kensington Market, the definition of the Canadian melting pot. Explore and taste more specialty food stops than you can count (optional tastings at own cost). Fall in love with the eclectic shops through diverse authentic streets. If you are a curious local, a “New Canadian” or just a visiting for the day, you'll enjoy the walk of a lifetime. Some other highlights include Campbell House, Consulate General of the United States, Art Gallery of Ontario, Lucky Moose Food Mart, Ten Ren, Moonbeam Coffee, Tom’s Place, Nu Bugel, Otto’s Berliner Döner, Kiever Synagogue, just to name a few.

Toronto: Canadian Food Discovery at the St Lawrence Market

8. Toronto: Canadian Food Discovery at the St Lawrence Market

Discover the local cuisine of Toronto with a visit to a famous food market and enjoy the most delectable local eats with an expert knowledge guide. After a brief introduction to Old Town Toronto (the neighborhood where your tour takes place), your guide will walk you past Berczy Park which features a stunning new fountain. From there, make your way to one of your guide's favorite coffee shops for a brew of your choice, before you visit a small sandwich shop nearby which is reputed to have the best apple cake in the world. From there, head to St. Lawrence Market, which National Geographic once declared the “best food market in the world”. At the market, you’ll learn about the origin of Toronto’s official signature food: the peameal bacon sandwich. Celebrity chefs from Emeril to Anthony Bourdain have bitten into one of these, and now it’s your turn. Time will be spent inside St. Lawrence Market visiting vendors and sampling foods that have played an important role in the cultures of immigrants who settled there over the past two centuries. Learn about foods that have become common in this region, including how some of the favorites are virtually unknown outside of Ontario. Each food stop offers the opportunity to interact with vendors, ask questions, and learn even more from the experts. Foods throughout your tour can include butter tarts, artisanal mustard and pretzel sticks, ginger ale, Montreal-style bagels, cheese curds, pierogis, maple candy, and more. The final stop on the tour will be a local pub that has been around for decades. This spot serves creative versions of the popular French-Canadian dish known as poutine. By the end of the tour, you will not only have a better understanding of what Canadian food is, but also a little bit about what it means to be Canadian.

Toronto: Chinatown and Kensington Market Guided Tour

9. Toronto: Chinatown and Kensington Market Guided Tour

Explore Toronto's most lively boroughs on a 2-hour walking tour along the charming streets of Chinatown and Kensington Market. Uncover the history of Kensington as you wander down the friendly streets of its colorful market. Admire the graffiti-covered walls along the way and sample different foods as you wander down Kensington Market's vendor-lined streets. Visit Canada's largest Chinese community, and uncover a century of fascinating history in Chinatown, where there are no McDonald's or Starbucks to be seen. After your walk, hang out around the market for a while. Pick up a unique gift, shop for vintage clothing, or simply enjoy the colorful surroundings.

Ottawa: Foods of the World Exploration Game

10. Ottawa: Foods of the World Exploration Game

The city game starts at Ottawa’s Bike Cafe. It will take you between 2 to 3 hours to complete and you can also explore at your own pace: pause the game and resume anytime from the location where you paused it. You will finish at Beyond the Pale Brewing Company. As you solve challenges, the story unfolds and exact directions on your phone will guide you to the next location. So, are you up for an exciting city game? After your booking, you will receive an email with instructions on how to download and play the game on your phone. You can play on your own, in a large group or in several smaller groups that compete against each other and meet at the final stop of the game. We recommend that each user purchases a ticket for an optimal experience, although several people can share a phone.

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I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS EXCURSION. WE HAD A FABULOUS TIME AND I WOULD LOVE TO GIVE OUR GUIDE AN AAAA BUT HIS NAME HAS LEFT MY BRAIN. THE RIDE ON THE BOAT WAS AWESOME AND SO WAS THE FOOD AT THE RESTAURANT. HIGHLIGHT FOR US WAS BEING ABLE TO CHANGE THE COLORS OF THE FALLS. OUTSTANDING ALL THE WAY AROUND. ALSO, THE PRICE WAS REALLY GOOD FOR ALL WE GOT TO DO.

First time to visit the falls. Guide was knowledgeable and kept us engaged on bus ride. We had the lunch included...delicious. Hornblower boat ride was a must do! Sweet town of Niagara on the lake followed by wine tasting made for a delightful and full day!

Both Harbour cruise and the Niagara Falls trip were great. Good experienced guides and professional service.

It was alot of fun! our guide was fantastic! very knowledgeable and accommodating.

A very knowledgeable driver and comfortable ride through some lovely countryside.