January 22, 2020
This is a once-a-year experience combining unique food, culture and atmosphere you won’t want to miss. Here are the seven reasons why you need to experience A Taste of Oakville in 2020…
1. Taste test Talk of the Town Award-winning restaurants
Downtown Oakville is host to six of 2019’s Talk of the Town Award-winning restaurants and many others that made the top-5. This is the ultimate chance to sample the best of Oakville as voted by locals.
These are the participating Talk of the Town restaurants:
- BRU – Best Craft Beer
- Buca di Bacco – Best Wine Menu
- Dar Nabati – Best Vegan Menu
- Jonathan’s – Best Fine Dining
- Sugar Suite Cakes – Best Bakery
- The King’s Arms – Best Burger
2. Indulge in a steal of a meal
All restaurants participating in A Taste of Oakville offer incredible meals at prix fixe prices. With lunch selections at $17 and $22+ and dinner selections at $20, $30 and $40+, you can tick some pricier restaurants off of your bucket list without sacrificing your firstborn child.
Click here for a full list of participating restaurants.
3. Experience the charm
Downtown Oakville’s lakeside location provides a charming tranquility that can be felt with your first steps into Towne Square. Take to the trails, do some window shopping and indulge in a little R&R during your stay.
Click here to learn more about Downtown Oakville.
4. Find haven in this shopping sanctuary
Downtown Oakville is a shopaholic’s dream destination! This neighbourhood offers upscale fashion, beauty, home decor and more for those looking for a memorable souvenir.
Click here to browse a selection of shops.
5. Step back in time in Olde Oakville
History buffs will thrive in this historic district! They can take advantage of the free admission at the Oakville Museum or view a spectacular selection of historic houses with a simple walk around the neighbourhood.
Click here for more information about local history.
6. Take advantage of free parking
Visit A Taste of Oakville on a Saturday or Sunday and take advantage of Downtown Oakville’s free parking! Park and walk to restaurants, shops, trails, museums and theatres all weekend without worrying about the cost of a ticket.
Coming on a weekday? Get your first hour of parking free by using the promo code DOWNTOWN on the Honk App.
7. Make date night dinner and a show
Don’t just stop at dinner. Turn your culinary adventure into an artistic evening with a show at the Oakville Centre of the Performing Arts! There are plenty of amazing shows taking place an easy walk from any of the participating restaurants.
Click here for a full list of shows and events.
Steal away from everyday stressors and make Oakville your home for this can’t-miss culinary adventure!