If you’re looking for the perfect spot to enjoy a family meal, an unforgettable date night, or a relaxing brunch with friends, you simply must experience all that Main Street Unionville has to offer. There is definitely a lot of small-town charm here; however, don’t let the looks of this little hamlet fool you, Main Street Unionville is positively teeming with international flair.
Take your taste buds on a culinary staycation with options from around the world, from Italian to Indian, Japanese, German, and stops in between. Here are a few of our must-try restaurants on Main Street Unionville.
Courtesy of Il Postino
From the moment you enter till the time you leave, you will know that Il Postino is someplace special. Not only do they feature a plentiful selection of craveable, family-friendly Italian meals like Margherita pizza, rigatoni ragu, and lamb chops with fried rosemary potatoes, but Il Postino is also known for their impeccable service. In fact, it is their dedication to making every customer feel valued and comfortable that makes Il Postino a favourite choice for both business lunches and romantic evenings.
Whether you sit inside or choose to dine on their impossibly picturesque patio, the ambiance of this European style boutique restaurant will linger in your thoughts, much like the finish of a good red wine, which also happens to be magnificent here, by the way.
Courtesy of Ambiyan
The wide selection of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes makes Ambiyan a must-visit destination for those with a love of Northern Indian food.
All of the classic favourites are here at their very best, including spicy vindaloos, fragrant curries, and quite possibly one of the best versions of butter chicken in the GTA. However, you may also discover new, unforgettable flavours. Sample dishes like garlic, ginger and coconut-infused beef chettinad, and their famous navratan korma, which is a fragrant bouquet of seasonal vegetables bathed in a decadent cashew cream sauce.
CHEE Organic Bakery and Cafe
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Has your usual brunch spot become more of a yawn than a yum? If so, now is the perfect time to change things up a little. At CHEE, many of your favourite brunchtime dishes have been reimagined with tantalizing Asian upgrades. CHEE’s sumptuous Asian Braised Beef Eggs Benny, positively slurpable Bacon Yakisoba, and crispy, honey garlic-infused Asian Fried Chicken and Waffles, among other items, are sure to make it your favourite new brunch destination.
Old Country Inn
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There are 140 years of history behind the walls of this Main Street icon. Originally built in 1872, Old Country Inn was formerly a physician’s residence. Now, it is home to some of the region’s best Austrian, German, and Hungarian cuisine.
Traditional favourites like sauerbraten, spaetzle, and schnitzel can all be found here, along with sweet delights like peach melba and a variety of crepes. However, Old Country Inn is best known for their highly photogenic House Platter. This is an Instagram-worthy platter laden with heaping portions of steaming schnitzel, juicy pork loin and plump sausages, all served with generous helpings of home fries and sour kraut. Definitely add a bottle of regional imported beer to slake while you enjoy this hearty, well-rounded meal.
Of course, this is merely a sample of the restaurants to be found along this charming street in the heart of Markham, Ontario. There are many other places to stop for coffee, indulge in a slice of pizza or even an ice cream cone.
Thankfully, Main Street Unionville is a pedestrian-centric space, so you’ll have plenty of opportunity for a stroll following your meal.