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Things to do in Saugeen Shores

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“Rainy day? need a break from the beach? The museum is an excellent journey from prehistoric times to the present and has vintage pictures going back to the 1800's. A great way spend an afternoon. lots of activities for kids & adults! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“Great for those that love to hike, birding or just getting back to nature. Bike trails in the summer, fall and cross country skiing in the winter. There is also a oval ice rink that goes thru the woods in the winter.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great Food. Call ahead for a reservation and expect a leisurely evening. Very popular during the high season. Great patio!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Awesome summer patio and very good food. Love the wood fired pizza from here. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
$$$
“Voted one of the best fish & Chips places in Canada! Relaxed setting. Good food. Good service. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Store
“Tast, mix and match. Olive Oil bar. Selling only certified Ultra Premium Extra Virgin, our Olive Oil is the freshest and finest available in the world today!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Southampton has always had a collection of great artists. the Art Gallery is a n excellent showcase for established & up & coming artists. The shop has a great selection of arts & crafts to shop for those unique gifts to take home to family & friends.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cinema
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“ Wing night Thursday! hard to beat, great pizza, and overall superb atmosphere, and lots of beer on tap”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“They have the greatest coffee! There have simple, delicious & nutritious food bowls. The atmosphere is charming!”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great food and cozy atmosphere. Nice outdoor patio in the summer. Try their famous 'fireside sticks' appetizer.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 2 locals recommend
Beach
“Beautiful sandy beach with walkway, clean change rooms and washrooms and a couple of food options. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great selection of pastries, fresh bread and sandwiches. get there early on weekends to get the best selection as things sell out quickly. family favourites are the sticky buns and cheese bread! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Flea Market
“Great place to take the family on a rainy day or just a day where you want to explore and look for treasures! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lighthouse
“Boat trips are available from the Southampton waterfront to Chantry island where a guided tour of the restored Lighthouse and Keepers cabin are provided!”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great Food. Call ahead for a reservation and expect a leisurely evening. Very popular during the high season. Great patio!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Awesome summer patio and very good food. Love the wood fired pizza from here. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Voted one of the best fish & Chips places in Canada! Relaxed setting. Good food. Good service. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“ Wing night Thursday! hard to beat, great pizza, and overall superb atmosphere, and lots of beer on tap”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great food and cozy atmosphere. Nice outdoor patio in the summer. Try their famous 'fireside sticks' appetizer.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great selection of pastries, fresh bread and sandwiches. get there early on weekends to get the best selection as things sell out quickly. family favourites are the sticky buns and cheese bread! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Live music on Tuesdays, lots of draught selection, good food and the game on the big screens”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Highly recommended for their delicious food. Great prices and huge portions. ”
  • 2 locals recommend

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