From sweet to savoury these stops will make your mouth water! Explore Cobourg to Port Hope, stopping at beautiful historic sites and specialty farms, enjoy local delights as you taste your way through Northumberland!
First Stop: Betty’s Pies and Tarts
Taste award winning treats at Betty’s Pies & Tarts! Watch the magic happen as Betty’s creations are made right in the store!
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Happy Butter Tart Tuesday peeps! Did you know that we've got a series of "Meet our Bakers" videos? We've been posting one each week for a while now. Here's a teaser for this week's video: meet Ali at Betty's Pies and Tarts between Cobourg & Port Hope. Click the link in our bio & you can view the full-length video (it's just a bit too long for Instagram) at the bottom of our website! Enjoy! . . . #MeetOurBakers #ButterTartTour #PortHope #Cobourg #Northumberland #Ontario #DiscoverOntario #Foodies #CulinaryTourism #Bakeries #LocalBakery @ontariotravel @northumberlandt @exploreporthope @cobourgtourism
TIP: Ask to try their Royal Agricultural Winter Fair award winning Tart!
Second Stop: Millstone Bread
Travel Tip: Stop across the street at the Fire Hall Theatre and see the award winning Northumberland Players perform!
Third Stop: Sprucewood Cookies
Fun Fact: The Sprucewood’s new location in Cobourg produces roughly 40-45 thousands of handcrafted cookies per day!
Fourth Stop: Capitol Theatre
Fun Fact: The Capitol Theatre is one of the last remaining North American “atmospheric” theaters!
Fifth Stop: Lunch at the Waddell Hotel’s Trattoria Gusto
Enjoy a beautiful lunch at this restored heritage hotel. This is the perfect spot to sit down and enjoy delicious Italian cuisine!
Fun Fact: Trattoria Gusto has been awarded the OpenTable diners choice award!
Sixth Stop: Haute Goat
Experience something new at Haute Goat, shmurgling with Nigerian Dwarf Goats is an experience that can’t be described by words, but if I had to try I would say ‘incredible’! From wildlife to a beautiful Apothecary Garden, Haute Goat is filled with breathtaking views and hidden treasures!
Travel Tip: Ask about how you can experience goat yoga!
From the sweets and treats to the history and landscapes, these are just some of the must see spots in Cobourg & Port Hope. When planning your next trip to the Northumberland make sure to fit in the Butter Tart Tour and enjoy over 50 incredible bakeries throughout the Kawarthas Northumberland.