True food enthusiasts know about Stratford; they know that there are few places in the country that glory in every aspect of cultivation, preparation, and presentation of food the way we do. We’re surrounded by the richest farmland in Canada — and we know it. Stratford understands the art behind sumptuous food. Culinary masterpieces delight the palates of locals and visitors alike — showcasing the finest ingredients — prepared by Canada’s most talented chefs.
Stratford’s chefs bring innovative culinary trends to your table — with experiences reaching from rustic fare, global small plates and gourmet menus. Weekend farmers’ markets lay the freshest ingredients before you. Experience local foraging, fresh picking right from the farm, innovative pairings or adventurous culinary trails. From farmers and chefs to brewers and distillers, food as art is the heart of this city.
Come and share our culinary passion. You could plan an entire holiday around your love of food — and ours. Fine dining and tempting snacks, the sweet and the savoury, quiet nooks and breezy patios… It’s all here — delivered with artistic flair. That’s life in Stratford.