Dining in Barrie

May 14, 2020

Essa Towns is located in the centre of several desirable local amenities. Indulge in some delectable cuisine situated only minutes from the development. South Barrie has something to satisfy everyone’s palate, whether you’re craving a casual lunch, fine dining or a unique cuisine! Take a short trip to some of these delicious restaurants nearby.

Stacked Pancake & Breakfast House

Wake up in the morning and head over to Stacked Pancake and Breakfast House, located south of Veterans Drive off of Essa Road. Enjoy a combination of quality food and service. Choose from your favourite breakfast dishes ranging from specialty pancakes, waffles and French toast.

Barrie Burger

Delve into a homemade beef burger seasoned with fresh herbs and spices at Barrie Burger! They also serve all-day breakfast, coffee and salads. At Barrie Burger, their highest priority is to provide quality food and excellent customer service!

Market Buffet BBQ & Smokehouse

Market Buffet BBQ and Smokehouse offers delicious home cooked comfort food at a great value!

The restaurant is always expanding, offering buffet line-ups including a full taco bar, comfort foods, decadent desserts and their own line of sauces. They also started serving unlimited smoked meat also included in several of their entrees such as smoked macaroni and cheese. Take advantage of a unique experience, located just moments from Essa Towns.

Spoon & Fork

Enjoy true and authentic Asian cuisine from Japan, China, Thailand and Vietnam. For over 14 years, Spoon and Fork has been providing the best-handcrafted food in an all you can eat format! Alongside the delicious food, the restaurant environment itself embodies the beautiful Asian Culture, offering a dining experience that you wont forget!

Sicilian Gourmet Pizza & Pasta

Sicily is located in southern Italy and has produced some of the most delicious recipes and flavours that have a major influence on the culinary world. At Sicilian Gourmet Pizza and Pasta, they take inspiration from famous island dishes and incorporate flavour combinations using only the finest, fresh ingredients.

Each pizza is made in a traditional way. Not only are they original, but they’re also made for customers with sophisticated tastes that enjoy the mixing of sweet and savory or salty and spiced.

Ol’ West Wing

Take a break and have a drink in a southern themed restaurant and bar! Ol’ West Wing provides a comfortable atmosphere for customers to sit down, unwind or enjoy a game of pool and a cold beer, under a large flat screen TV. Indulge in some delicious comfort food and their renowned chicken wings!

Josie’s Place

Feeling hungry for a quick, unique meal? Then stop by Josie’s Place, one of South Barrie’s best food trucks located at the corner of Essa Road and Mapleview Drive. This remarkable mobile kitchen has surpassed local diners in providing mouthwatering fresh-cut fries, poutine, burgers, sausages, hotdogs and more.

At Josie’s Place, their philosophy is to “serve food that we’d want to eat ourselves.” Their passion for cooking has served Barrie with some of the best homemade food you can find.

Register for Essa Towns

Reside at Essa Towns in South Barrie where you will find everything you need within reach! This new urban townhome development will be the focal point of the neighbourhood, featuring Barrie’s only residential rooftop patio homes. Register on our site for these freehold townhomes starting from the mid $400’s. 

Once you step inside Essa Towns, you will see yourself calling it home for years to come!