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Best things to do in Brantford

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Casino
“For those inclined, a casino is located in downtown Brantford 20 minutes away.”
4 locals recommend
History Museum
“An historic site that is a quick story of the telephone and Alexander Graham Bell.”
7 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“great food. nice bar. ususally requires a reservation especially on weekend nights ”
4 locals recommend
Café
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“Great coffee, simple lunches and breakfasts – and it's right down the street!”
5 locals recommend
Establishment
“The Gretzky Centre has swimming pools, a gym, and ice rinks open to the public. Your host, Craig also designed it. Sometimes you might catch Wayne's dad Walter here. He's incredible, and you should say hi.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great selection of international, Canadian, and local craft beers. Try the Eureka Cream Ale by Brantford local Bell City Brewing Company with a shared plate of their delicious Epic Nachos. Note: They also offer weekend brunch.”
4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Higher end grocery store, gourmet cheese counter and deli. Great produce and quality meats. Open 24 hours. ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mediterranean casual fine dining. Dinner only- Italian restaurant. Owner/Chef Anthony's food is fantastic! He's usually available to mingle with the guests and is flexible with special requests. Great date spot for casual travelers looking for local fine dining.”
3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Contemporary & historical exhibitions in a grand 16-acre riverside estate dating back to 1914. This is a beautiful estate worth a drive and walk the beautiful gardens. ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“In the mood for a burger? Yeah, we feel ya. The Works has great gourmet burgers. Don't feel like going out? They're on Skipthedishes”
2 locals recommend
Establishment
“Live music- classical to contemporary, Symphony Orchestras, dance, ballet, theatrical performances and more. Check their website to see what performances are available during your stay.”
3 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Sunset Grill is a great place nearby for breakfast or lunch! One of our favorites is the Eggs Benedict!”
3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Great place to visit on Saturday morning to see and buy local foods from our community.”
4 locals recommend
Food
“Nice selection of locally brewed beers, but be warned they are only open on weekends.”
3 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great craft beer, great food, and even better live music from 5-8 pm on Friday and Saturday. You might also catch me here bartending.”
3 locals recommend