Discover Napanee’s Energetic Downtown Core

October 29, 2018

Offering the best of small-town charm and modern amenities, Napanee’s downtown core is an energetic space in the community. And thanks to recent developments, it’s home to a variety of new stores, restaurants, and recreational facilities. Just steps from Gibbard District, it’s the perfect place to grab a bite with family, share a drink with friends, or stock up on essentials.


Indulge in a delicious meal

For those days when you just don’t feel like cooking, you won’t have to go far from Gibbard District to grab a bite. Enjoy a quick lunch at Ellena’s Café or Union Burger. At these highly rated local favourites, you can catch up with friends while satisfying your hunger. Planning a special night out? Try The Waterfront River Pub and Terrace, Napanee Fish & Chips, or Loaf N’ Ale. When it comes to celebrating a milestone, these hotspots offer the perfect venue. And even if you’re just craving your favourite fast food, it isn’t hard to find the perfect fix. You’ll find several popular fast food chains, including Pizza Pizza, McDonald’s and Wendy’s, right down the road.


Enjoy an award-winning drink

Whether you’re kicking off the weekend or treating yourself to something special, it couldn’t be easier to enjoy a drink in downtown Napanee. Grab a pint right in town at the Napanee Beer Company. Located just 3 minutes from Gibbard District, it was named Ontario’s New Brewery of the Year in 2017 and received multiple gold medals at the Ontario Brewing Awards. Try the smooth and rich Blacklist, the crisp and clean Deadline, or the lightly spicy Mayday.  


Grab the essentials

Downtown Napanee isn’t just a place to enjoy a satisfying meal or a unique drink. It also gives you access to a range of stores right at your fingertips. Stop at Metro, No Frills, or Country Traditions Frozen Food Outlet to buy weekly groceries or purchase snacks for a party. When you want easy access to a local bank, you can take your pick from TD, RBC, Bank of Montreal, Scotiabank, and CIBC. Need to fill a prescription instead? Head to the nearby Shoppers Drug Mart. And because Home Hardware, Canadian Tire, and Walmart are all close by, finding household supplies at affordable prices is always a breeze.   


Everything you need in downtown Napanee

With great restaurants, an award-winning brewery, and a variety of essential stores, downtown Napanee allows you to enjoy the best of both worlds. It gives you the amenities of a larger city within a peaceful, close-knit community. Whether you want to kick back and relax, spend time with friends and family, or just tackle your to-do list, you’ll find what you’re looking for in downtown Napanee.


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