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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cinema
“A great place to see a movie in an classic building. Very cool surroundings ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Shoe heaven! There are over 40,000 shoes and over 25,000 swimsuits in their sister bathing suit store. They have also now opened a little ice cream shop just next door.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“LOVE, LOVE, LOVE A SCOOP OF PRALINES & CREAM AND A SCOOP OF BORDEAUX CHERRY IN A WAFFLE CONE!!! YUMMY!!! www.kawarthadairy.com”
  • 21 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Has a Trent canal locks. Nice little town with nice restaurants and a sobey ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Store
“Amazing ice cream made right here in Bobcaygeon! They have all flavours and HUGE portions!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Lodging
“ this restaurant was featured on Canada's 'You have to eat here'. I have tried most things on the menu. Try the Schnitzel. The Schnitzel fits on one place and all sides on the other for a reasonable price. The owners are wonderful. Enjoy!!!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Store
“Fresh, Healthy, Exotic & Delicious! Our Management and chefs are Thai... we take great pride in presenting to you authentic Thai Cuisine from Thailand... "Land of Smiles!"”
  • 11 locals recommend
Cinema
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“Great Provincial Park, Lots of Wildlife. One of the lesser known Parks in the Area. Great to explore. 20 Mins Away from East Access to Park. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
City
“A short 20 minute drive from the cottage, Bobcaygeon offers small store shopping and also hosts one of the largest shoe stores in the area, Bigley's. There is a FoodLand grocery store here, as well as an LCBO, bakery, lift locks to watch the boats pass through as well as the factory of Kawartha Dairy , makers of the best ice cream!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Museum
“What was once a thriving family farm, Kawartha Settlers’ village is now home to a fascinating collection of over 20 historic homes and buildings. Experience what life was like for pioneers in the Kawartha’s as you stroll leisurely through the Village and discover artifacts from 1830 – 1935.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Local brewery! dog friendly and a great place to hang out. They don’t serve any food in house but sometimes feature a fun food truck or food vendor! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Casino
“Less than 20 minute drive to Casino fun! Unbelievable dinner buffet on weekends! Open 24/7”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“small local grocery store for all your requirements. 8 minute drive. Take Highway 48 to the end. Turn right on Highway 35 and the store is on your left”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“ Balsam Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park located in south-central Ontario on Balsam Lake. The park is situated along the Trent-Severn Waterway, a few kilometres southwest of Coboconk. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“On the first Thursday of every month, Murphy's holds a open mic evening - Very entertaining!!”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Store
“Amazing ice cream made right here in Bobcaygeon! They have all flavours and HUGE portions!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Store
“Fresh, Healthy, Exotic & Delicious! Our Management and chefs are Thai... we take great pride in presenting to you authentic Thai Cuisine from Thailand... "Land of Smiles!"”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“On the first Thursday of every month, Murphy's holds a open mic evening - Very entertaining!!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Night Club
“Great Wings - Kids menu Can boat from cottage and in a short walk you will be there!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent food and Service popular spot in the town. Reservations are highly recommended”
  • 9 locals recommend
Store
“From espresso based coffee to craft beer, scones & ginger cookies, brownies and butter tarts and burritos & tacos - KCC has it all. A really large patio in the centre of town - KCC is a great place to meet & rest after poking through the town. KCC also has wifi for those who need a connection.”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Our favourite choice with health conscious friends and family with dietary needs. Casual choice featuring hearty locally sourced eclectic fare at lunch, dinner & weekend breakfast. Reservations sometimes required during weekends. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend

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