Where to Get the Best Coffee in Peterborough & the Kawarthas
Whether you’re a coffee connoisseur, need a little perk up, or are yearning to warm your hands on a steaming cup of Joe, you’re sure to find the perfect mug in Peterborough & the Kawarthas.
Check out this list of coffee shops that serve up a delicious variety of warm drinks to soothe your soul.
Black Honey Desserts and Coffee House – 217 Hunter St W – Peterborough
Offering coffee, tea & their famous desserts. They are open for breakfast, lunch, light dinners and after-show coffee & desserts.
What makes Black Honey unique?
Many of Peterborough’s vibrant arts-scene events are showcased at Blackhoney including Spark Photo Festival and the Kawartha Autumn Studio Tour.
Canoe Co. Cafe – 290 Water St – Peterborough
Enjoy your favourite Starbucks beverage, fresh homemade Gelato, fresh daily baked goods or healthy lunches in our spacious cafe, on our patio or take-away.
What makes Canoe Co. unique?
This building was the former home of the Peterborough Canoe Company, founded in 1892 – manufacturing wooden canoes in a factory located at the corner of King and Water Streets until 1961.
Cork & Bean – 382 George St N – Peterborough
Good food, strong coffee, delicious desserts – Kick start your morning at the Cork & Bean.
What makes Cork & Bean unique?
Cork & Bean is licensed, they have a great selection of craft beer, wine, whisky and more!
Dreams of Beans – 138 Hunter St W – Peterborough
Fair Trade Organic Coffees locally roasted with an assortment
What makes Dreams of Beans unique?
Dreams of Beans now includes Fresh Dreams a restaurant open for lunch featuring Spanish gastronomy
Doo Doo’s Bakery – 187 County Rd 28 – Bailieboro
Doo Doo’s Bakery is located in Bailieboro on Hwy 28. They serve all day breakfast and lunch.
What makes Doo Doo’s unique?
Doo Doo’s owner Diane is a five ribbon baker, known for her award winning buttertarts!
The Edison– 270 George St. N. – Peterborough
Meaningful, next level coffee breaks. Great coffee, great conversation and connections. Light lunch available with a full preorder menu as well. Offering great service in the stunning lobby at Venture North, downtown Peterborough
What makes The Edison unique?
Tracie is the talented owner of That’s A Wrap Catering. From lunch options to a drink for every taste to scones, cookies, donuts, and more baked daily, you won’t be disappointed!
KitCoffee – 144 Hunter St. W. – Peterborough
KitCoffee is an espresso bar and bakeshop offering a cozy, bright space, from scratch goods and great coffee.
What makes KitCoffee unique?
Strong focus on using local ingredients, you’ll often find them at the Peterborough Regional Farmers’ Market on Saturdays.
Kyoto Coffee – 2621 Lakefield Rd – Between Peterborough & Lakefield
Kyoto focuses on providing organic, planet-friendly coffee, they have a drive-thru location in between Peterborough & Lakefield and can be found a the Peterborough Farmers’ Market every Saturday.
What makes Kyoto unique?
At Kyoto they are passionate about the environment. They are proud supporters of many ethical coffee’s, ensuring they are serving chemical free coffee, that rain forests are used to help grow the product rather than being destroyed, that farmers’ are paid fairly for their crops and no animals are negatively effected by the process.
Millbrook Valley Chocolates Coffee Bar – 32 King St. E. – Millbrook
Winners of the 2020 Readers Choice Award Best Chocolate Shop
What makes Millbrook Valley Chocolates unique?
Millbrook Valley Chocolates not only makes incredible chocolates, platters, gift baskets, and ice cream cakes, but also hosts chocolate making workshops out of their quaint
Pastry Peddler – 17 King St E – Millbrook
What makes Pastry Peddler unique?
Chef Colin Hall is also an avid cyclist, upstairs from the café is Frog Cycles’ workshop and vintage bike gallery!
Planet Bakery – 374 Water St – Peterborough
Try their home-made desserts, sandwiches, soups, and daily specials. They are home to Peterborough’s famous Rosemary Walnut Burger!
What makes Planet Bakery unique?
Planet Bakery is completely vegetarian and offers many vegan and gluten free options as well!
Revelstoke Café – 641 George St. N. – Peterborough
Offering locally sourced & sustainable plant-based food, fresh made sweets, locally roasted, fair trade & organic espresso, coffee, tea & more.
What make Revelstoke Café unique?
There menu is entirely plant-based. Check out their famous Cinnamon Buns!
Stuff’d Ice Cream, Bakery & Café – 18 Bridge St – Peterborough
A cheerful year round, family business famous for the 33 flavours of Kawartha Dairy Ice Cream, home made apple fritters and cornish pasties and of course our deliciously smooth Italian coffees.
What makes Stuff’d unique?
The Nutty Bean Café – 33 Queen St – Lakefield
Fresh-made breakfasts, baked goods, sandwiches, salads, soups, fair-trade organic coffees: brewed and specialty, teas, cold drinks.
What makes The Nutty Bean unique?
The Nutty Bean Café is home to the best veranda in Lakefield.
The Silver Bean Café – 130 King St – Millennium Park – Peterborough
The Silver Bean Café offers breakfast made fresh to order, specialty sandwiches and salads, desserts made in-house and imported from other bakeries, fair-trade organic coffee and beautifully prepared espresso drinks. *Please note: The Silver Bean Café is open from May – October.
What makes The Silver BeanCafé unique?
The Silver Bean is located right on Little Lake in Millennium Park, it’s your waterfront cottage in the city!
Whistle Stop Café & Grandma O’Reilly’s Sitting Room – 141 Charlotte St – Peterborough
The Whistle Stop Café is a great stop for a coffee or tea and very popular for their desserts.
What makes Whistle Stop Café unique?
The Whistle Stop is is also famous for being a pleasant poutinery with a selection of over 100 unique and delicious poutines including Dessert poutines. Oh and don’t forget to try one of their award winning buttertarts!