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Whether you're looking to have a casual chill out with best friends or enjoy a full culinary experience, Oshawa is home to some of the most accomplished chefs and some of the most trendy hangouts anywhere.

Ready for a little culinary indulgence?

Oshawa is home to incredibly diverse options when it comes to restaurants. Check out our comprehensive list of foodie hotspots!


Filled with great dining ideas and mouth-watering food photos, our Culinary Compass guide is a must-have read if you're looking for the best eats in town! 

Restaurant Listings



Below is an ever-growing list of Oshawa businesses that offer delicious and diverse food and drink options. Check back often as we're always updating this list.


Island Cuisine

Family run Caribbean restaurant with home cooked meals just like mom use to make. We’re open from Monday to Saturday from 11am to 7pm and we’re also available on Uber and SkipTheDishes. Our promise is to deliver to fast and friendly service on every visit. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Wendel Clark's Classic Grill and Bar

Wendel Clark’s Classic Grill & Bar is for all sports and food fans who want to enjoy a game and be treated to cutting edge food offerings and specialty drinks. Treat you and your family to homestyle cooking, host a personal or corporate event, or come by with your friends to watch the big game, all in a fun and inviting atmosphere that appeals to just about anyone. Wendel Clark’s Classic Grill & Bar cleverly combines the comfort and warm atmosphere of a lounge with the upbeat energy of a sports bar. The design of the space and the menu selection has been engineered to appeal to sports fans as well as families, groups, and business people alike. The menu features several signature items such as AAA Canadian steaks, gourmet poutine and burgers, ribs, pasta, a wide seafood selection, and of course, bar favourites such as nachos and fresh breaded roaster wings.

The Crooked Uncle

The Crooked Uncle is your friendly neighbourhood pub! Great food, great people and great times! MULTIPLE awards for our incredible wings and the COLDEST beer in town!!

Red Lobster

Everything we do is a celebration of seafood – from how we source our fish and shellfish to serving up new ways for you to enjoy it. Since 1968, we’ve been committed to bringing you a seafood experience you won’t find anywhere else. That's how we Sea Food Differently.

Cyrus Persian Restaurant

Cyrus Restaurant is the best place to get Persian food in the Durham Region and beyond. A wide variety of delectable food is available including shawarma plates, kabobs, family specials, and so much more!

Mr. Puffs Oshawa

A foodie experience unlike any other, Mr. Puffs was founded in 2004 in Montreal, Quebec. Puffs are always served hot and fresh and made on order with all natural and scrumptious toppings such as hazelnut chocolate, honey and strawberry glazes and countless other toppings. Puffs are made without any dairy products, they are egg-free, peanut-free, soy-free and contain no preservatives. We also serve hot and cold beverages, ice cream and all-day breakfast items. A great staple to enjoy on the ones, with friends and family or bring to a large gathering. You will get addicted!

Mr. Burger

Like Elvis, Mr. Burger has been a legend and proudly serving Oshawa and the GM folks the most memorable burgers, tender steaks and coolest shakes since 1976. Our Homemade Burgers are fresh never frozen beef and the onion rings are dipped in a distinctive seasoned batter and fried to a crisp finish. All are made to order and made daily. At Mr. Burger, it's all about BURGER LOVE!

aZian Cuisine

aZian Cuisine is the creation of three partners Louis, Clarisse and Eva (long-retired). Their common passion is to enjoy the culinary adventure found in the exotic diversity of Asian tastes and cooking. At aZian, the partners’ aim is to titillate your senses – by offering you the most famous Asian recipes made more exciting through innovations in taste contrasts and combinations. At aZian, we also aim to elevate the presentation and service into an art form. Herman joined as a partner and brought with him excellent serving experience.

The Keg Steakhouse + Bar

The Keg Steakhouse + Bar offers a classic experience and meal every time. A selection of hand-picked recipes meticulously crafted by their restaurant staff are offered and guarantee to satisfy all taste buds.

Spicy Affairs Indian Cuisine

Step into the realm of culinary opulence at our Indian fine dining restaurant, where we blend traditional flavors with contemporary flair to create an unforgettable experience. Immerse yourself in a lavish ambiance that reflects the rich cultural heritage of India, adorned with ornate décor and warm hospitality. Our talented chefs, inspired by the diverse regional cuisines, meticulously craft each dish using the finest ingredients and authentic techniques. From the tantalizing aroma of freshly ground spices to the artful presentation of each delicacy, every aspect of your dining journey is thoughtfully curated. Indulge in our signature dishes, from succulent kebabs and aromatic biryanis to luscious curries and delightful desserts, designed to delight your senses and leave you craving for more. Elevate your evenings with a symphony of flavors that promises to transport you to the vibrant streets and palaces of India, making every visit to our fine dining establishment an enchanting affair of taste and luxury.

Kenzo Ramen

Kenzo Ramen stands out from other Japanese noodle restaurants for its uniqueness of each and every dish. Our restaurant’s trademark stems from its renowned noodles that are made in house on a daily basis. The thin Japanese noodles are designed to have the perfect texture. Our ramen broth is a mixture of dried seafood, chicken, and pork bone ingredients which is stewed for over 24 hours, creating that rich and unforgettable taste we are so proud to share. All of our ramen sauces are made in-house and fermented for a period of 3 months to provide a distinctive taste and wonderful aroma. We also carry special ramen dishes that cannot be found in any other restaurants in Toronto. We offer a plentiful variety of different types of ramen from different regions of Japan to cater to the taste buds of our considerably multicultural citizens of Toronto.

Chaalo Oshawa

Chaalo Oshawa is home to a variety of appetizing vegetarian Indian and Indo-Chinese street food made using fresh spices and recipes that capture authentic street food flavours. From bite sized pani poori to a steaming hot cup of aromatic masala chai, or classic gulab jamun for the sweet tooth, the items served go beyond enchanting your senses, and are sure to bring back fond memories from your childhood. Order takeout to enjoy wherever you are, or dine in and immerse in the street food vibes at our restaurant located in Oshawa.

Riley's Pub

Riley's Pub opened in 2004 and has two locations in Southern Ontario (Peterborough and Oshawa) and has been regarded as one of the top dining choices in both cities year after year. With an emphasis on having a large selection with large portions for you to enjoy (without breaking the bank!), our menu will have you salivating with excitement as your meal is being made fresh for you! With 17 beers on tap, you will be smiling from start to finish. This multi-faceted business makes sure that there is always something for you to do, whether it is relaxing by the fire in our piano lounge, having cocktails on the patio, watching the game in the pub or shooting a game of pool on one of our 16 tables, Riley's ensures that there is a space for everyone to feel right at home!

Ciao Amici

Ciao Amici is a family-run business that offers fresh, authentic Italian Cuisine made from scratch with fresh ingredients. From pasta, pizza to Veal Parmigiana – all our meals are cooked daily. At lunch, you can pop by for a quick sandwich of chicken or veal Parmigiana, or meatballs and sauce from our hotplate, or fresh pasta with a choice of shapes, sauces, and toppings. If you are looking to pick up some fresh lasagna to take home for dinner, give us a call and we will get it ready for you. We also offer catering services!

The Waltzing Weasel

Welcome to the Waltzing Weasel. We serve food, harmony, and laughter. Established in 1998, The Waltzing Weasel offers a wide variety of traditional Irish pub fare. With 18 beers on tap, and a daily special every day of the week, we have something to satisfy everyone. Located at 300 Taunton road east Oshawa On. We are also available on skip the dishes, door dash, and Uber eats. We look forward to serving you!

Things to do around every corner.

Whether it's shooting aliens in Virtual Reality or riding in a real tank there's no shortage of exciting and incredible things to do in Oshawa.



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