In partnership with the Windsor-Essex Chamber of Commerce. Now more than ever it is important to support local in all aspects! #DineYQG is designed to guide you through our local restaurant scene – whether through exploring other flavours and trying new restaurants in your neighbourhood or supporting your tried and true favourite food stops by ordering takeout or delivery, Windsor Essex needs the support of its residents at this challenging time. #DineYQG which showcases our vast dining options across Windsor Essex! Click on any of the icons below to see locations by food type, as well as listed by municipality, that are providing take out, curb side pick up and/or delivery options at this time. Click on each individual business listing for individual contact information and to find out which services they are providing.
Note: some restaurants services offerings may have changed since the publication and promotion of this guide. Please contact any restaurant or business prior to visiting to confirm their current offerings.
WINDSOR ESSEX RESTAURANTS: If you’re a local business that wants to be featured ion #DineYQG please CLICK HERE and submit your details. If you’re already featured on our website but need to update your details please submit them through the same form.
PROVINCIAL ROADMAP TO REOPEN – STEP THREE
As of Friday July 16th the Province of Ontario is in Step Three of the Roadmap to Reopen.
Step Three of the Roadmap to Reopen includes but is not limited to:
- Face masks are advised but not required for outdoor events
- Physical distancing of 2 metres is still required
- Masks are still required for indoor activities
- Capacity limits must be posted
- Gatherings are a maximum of 25 people indoors or 100 people outdoors
Restaurants, bars and other food and drink establishments
- Indoor dining is permitted
- Tables must be configured to be at least 2 metres apart or have a plexiglass barrier
- Take out and delivery (including alcohol) is permitted
- No limits on the number of people per table
- Buffets are permitted
- No capacity limits as long as socially distanced measures are in place
- Must record contact information of patrons
- If dancing is occurring, capacity should be kept to 25% indoors (or 250 people) and 75% outdoors (or 5,000 people)
- Restaurants, bars, nightclubs and adult entertainment venues must limit hours of operation to 12:00am (midnight)
- Dancing is not permitted indoors, except where it is part of employment
For additional details please visit our COVID-19 Hub. For more details on what all businesses in Windsor Essex should be doing and how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting travel within our region please click here. With the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and local health unit regulations, the services provided below may change. Please contact the brewery or distillery directly to confirm their current offerings.
For additional details please visit our COVID-19 Hub.
Unique Patio Experiences & EVENTS
Amherstburg Open Streets
Take advantage of carry out service at any Amherstburg restaurant and enjoy it outside in the King’s Navy Yard Park in the Take-Out Court. Friday 3 – 11pm, Saturday 3pm to Sunday 11pm.
Kingsville Open Streets
Come out to drink and dine on the extended patios and support local by buying from the small businesses. Open Streets runs every Saturday 4 – 11pm from June 19 to September 11!
Via Italia Summer Street Closures
Back by popular demand – every Saturday & Sunday Via Italia will become a pedestrian corridor with extended patios and businesses once again! Join us Friday and Saturday evenings for a stroll, and take in the sights and sounds as you shop and dine al fresco on our expanded patios.
All health and safety protocols will be maintained throughout Via Italia for a safe and enjoyable experience for all.
St Clair Centre for the Arts
Outdoor gourmet dining experience on the Fourth Floor Viewpoint Terrace Weekly Pre Fix Menu & Select Wine and Cocktail Menu. Two Hours Reservations starting at 5:30 pm, 6 pm, 7:30 pm and 8 pm
Grab a bite from one of the food offerings in the mall and head over to the new outdoor patio located in the parking lot near Mandarin.
PATIO SERVICE BY TOWN