Muskoka's Best Chefs Get Inspired by Maple

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Maple Inspired Dining in Muskoka

The Muskoka Maple Trail, running until April 26, is a collection of Muskoka’s most exceptional maple experiences. You’re encouraged to build your own maple adventure, choosing from sugar bush tours, maple baked goodies, maple beer and cocktails, maple breakfasts, signature experiences, and of course, maple inspired dining. If you are coming from out of town to experience the Muskoka Maple Trail and are looking for a place to stay, we’ve collected got some of the the sweetest overnight getaways for you to book. Plan your maple adventure online, and hit the road for some maple fun.

Related: Muskoka Maple Festival in Huntsville, April 27, 2024

Muskoka is well-known for its trendy culinary scene, with some of the province’s top chefs crafting dishes boasting seasonal, local ingredients. Some of the area’s top restaurants have brought their talents to the Muskoka Maple Trail and have gotten creative with fresh, local maple syrup, incorporating this most natural of ingredients into their dishes. The results have been nothing short of extraordinary, with visitors raving about these special menu items. Plan a night out for dinner, and discover the delectable tastes of Muskoka’s top chefs on the Muskoka Maple Trail.

3 GUYS and a Stove (Huntsville): 3 GUYS And A Stove is a favourite among locals, visitors and seasonal residents alike, known as a restaurant for people with taste. 3 GUYS will be serving Charred Pork Back Ribs with Muskoka Maple Molasses BBQ sauce on their dinner menu. The made in-house Muskoka Maple BBQ sauce will quickly become your new favourite – great news, you can purchase a bottle at the restaurant to bring home!

Affogato Cafe & Gelato(Huntsville): Affogato Cafe is known for their European gelato, sweet treats and hot beverages. Visit them in Downtown Huntsville at the Riverfront. For the Muskoka Maple Trail, Affogato Cafe + Gelato will be offering maple gelato, maple specialty drinks, maple tortes/confections.

BeaverTails (Huntsville): This popular stop in Downtown Huntsville has been the go-to place for something sweet! Try their many flavour combinations from chocolate to candy to fruity and – of course- their Mehple BeaverTail. Bite into the soft, warm dough lathered in maple spread and sprinkled with maple sugar crunch!

Deerhurst Resort (Huntsville): Visit Deerhurst Resort for their exquisite Maple Table D’hôte.  Indulge in this springtime tradition and enjoy items like Blackened Arctic Char with maple smoked bacon and lentil stew, or smoked maple and vidalia onion soupYou will absolutely love their Maple Sugar Shack Sampling Platter that they serve for dessert.

Blue Willow Tea Shop (Gravenhurst): Blue Willow Tea Shop is THE place for high tea in Muskoka, situated on the banks of Lake Muskoka at the Muskoka Wahrf and minutes from Downtown Gravenhurst. For the Muskoka Maple Trail, Blue Willow Tea Shop invites you to join them for Maple Loose Leaf Black Tea! A smooth blend of black teas with a subtle maple sweetness.

Canvas Brewing, Huntsville: Canvas Brewing Co is Huntsville’s newest craft brewery, born out of a love for the local landscape and a passion for fresh, well-made craft beer. During the Maple Trail
enjoy a Maple Beer and a Maple cocktail!

Clear Lake Brewing (Torrance): Clear Lake Brewing is nestled in Torrance with their craft beer and year-round amazing menu. Enjoy “Maple Inspired” options on the menu including the Clear Lake Maple Espresso IPA – an homage to a great Canadian pastime, this IPA is brewed with locally sourced Muskoka Maple syrup. They added touch of espresso will leave your pallet craving more.