Take a stroll through downtown Dundas and experience the unique charm and ambiance of a small historic town: the quiet tree-lined streets, 19th century buildings, arts, culture and recreation, quaint restaurants, specialty shops and food emporiums. Step through their doors and be swept away by the sophistication of the merchandise and quality of service.
Though some small towns are not known for their eclectic restaurants, Dundas does not fit into this mould. There is a world of flavours available in walking distance of King Street, including Collin’s Brewhouse, Winchester Arms, India Village and Taylor’s Tea Room and Takeaway. For those looking for a truly unique fine dining experience, Quatrefoil Restaurant utilizes the best local ingredients to create contemporary French cuisine.
Looking for that special item for a loved one, friend or yourself? The specialty shops of Dundas offer fine art and crafts, sporting goods and jewelry, as well as a wide selection of home, garden and kitchen items. There’s no need to travel to busy shopping centres to find that perfect outfit. Many of the downtown shops offer a diverse collection of fashions for the whole family, including Kids ‘N’ Krafts for children, One Rebellion Clothing Company for men and women, featuring all your favourite designer labels, and Heirloom’s Bridal Shoppe for stunning wedding attire.
For those looking for a relaxing day, a visit to one of Dundas’ cultural hubs will be sure to please. The Carnegie Gallery and Gift Shop is a not-for-profit, artist-run gallery that features a vast array of art and crafts created by the Dundas Art and Craft Association’s regional members. Other must-visit locations include the Dundas Valley School of Art and the Dundas Museum and Archives.
Nature lovers can spend hours on end walking the trails of the beautiful Dundas Valley as well as the near by endless parks, hiking trails and beautiful recreation areas.
Dundas is well known and loved by many for being a small town. Now is the time to take to the streets to experience Dundas; you won’t be disappointed.