Culinary Trail:



Locally owned and operated, Culinary Trail Restaurants are committed to featuring PEI Products on the menu. Many Island restaurants can be found off the beaten path, creating an attractive backdrop to the culinary delights on your plate. The Culinary Institute of Canada draws aspiring chefs from all over, making Prince Edward Island one of Canada’s greatest places to experience local food.

  • 1888 Pub at Cardigan Lobster Suppers and Seafood Restaurant Points East Coastal Drive

    1888 Pub at Cardigan Lobster Suppers and Seafood Restaurant

    The 1888 Pub is named after the Heritage Building located in Cardigan. The 1888 Pub menu features a great variety of menu items using local food products. Our very reasonably priced food is as filling as it is unique. Featuring local seafood; fresh pastas; handmade meat and vegetarian pies; house made curry's; pizzas; and more. Great fresh cocktail menu, local beers, and wines too. Open mid…

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  • bar1911 Beer + Coffee Charlottetown

    bar1911 Beer + Coffee

    We offer a 20-tap selection of rotating craft beers from the Maritimes, a slow and quick coffee bar and a small bites menu all in a stylish, comfortable and unique environment. Stop in for your morning coffee, your after work drinks and everything in between! Located in the lower level of the Pizza Delight 1911 Jail, bar1911 is perfect for drinks with friends, business meetings or a casual lunch.…

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  • Island Stone Pub- Kensington Station Green Gables Shore

    Island Stone Pub- Kensington Station

    Globally Inspired, Locally Sourced- Island Cuisine & Hospitality. Located in the Historic Kensington Train Station C. 1905 we warmly welcome our guest year-round show casing the best our local farmers & brew masters have to offer. Cozy indoor seating and sunny patio dining available. Open year round.

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  • Lobster On The Wharf Restaurant Charlottetown

    Lobster On The Wharf Restaurant

    Charlottetown’s premier seafood restaurant, located on the picturesque waterfront. Enjoy fresh lobsters, oysters, mussels and clams from our onsite seafood market. Dining available indoors or on one of our decks. We have a great selection for land lovers and children as well. We have over 20 local suppliers featuring sustainable seafoods. Our casual dining atmosphere is sure to please whether…

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  • Malpeque Oyster Barn Green Gables Shore

    Malpeque Oyster Barn

    Enjoy the freshest oysters the Island has to offer. Serving our very own Malpeque oysters and focusing on the freshest local ingredients. Malpeque Oyster Barn offers fresh daily specials and friendly service and is family owned and operated. Located on the Wharf overlooking the Malpeque Harbour. Enjoy your meal in a casual environment with unbelievable views. Fish market on-site. Open June 15…

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  • Maroon Pig Art Gallery & Sweet Shop Points East Coastal Drive

    Maroon Pig Art Gallery & Sweet Shop

    The Maroon Pig Art Gallery & Sweet Shop is a small batch bakery/sweet shop and art gallery. In this unique destination location and neighbourhood place, experience an exceptional collection of original art, coupled with exquisite hand-baked items including: artisan breads, candies, cupcakes, sticky buns, squares and more. Everything is made from scratch and we source local, fresh ingredients…

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  • Merchantman Fresh Seafood & Oyster Bar Charlottetown

    Merchantman Fresh Seafood & Oyster Bar

    Merchantman Fresh Seafood & Oyster Bar is a year-round destination for authentic PEI seafood, bringing the best of what the province’s waters have to offer to their guests’ plates. With refreshing drinks, delicious food, fresh oysters and two outdoor patios, it’s a crowd favourite. Merchantman also provides Grab ‘N’ Go, a quick stop for healthy breakfast and lunch options, or try Next…

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  • New Glasgow Lobster Suppers Green Gables Shore

    New Glasgow Lobster Suppers

    Home of the Original PEI Lobster Suppers, you will find us nestled in the village of New Glasgow. Enjoy our spectacular view of the picturesque River Clyde while you indulge in lobster the Island way, served fresh from our own lobster pound. It’s not just dinner, but a unique Island tradition and an attraction one should experience. Open 7 days a week. June 1st to September 6th from 4PM to 8PM.

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  • Olde Dublin Pub Charlottetown

    Olde Dublin Pub

    The Olde Dublin Pub is located in downtown Charlottetown in a restored historic building upstairs from Claddagh Oyster House. Olde Dublin Pub features traditional pub fare, great draught selections, local craft beer and cider from PEI breweries and the best in Island and Maritime entertainment! Open Sunday 12pm - 10pm. Monday to Thursday 11am - 12am. Friday to Saturday 11am - 2am.

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  • Papa Joe’s Charlottetown

    Papa Joe’s

    Papa Joe’s is proud to celebrate over 30 years of serving delicious food to Islanders and visitors. In April 1988, Joseph “Joe” and Amelia Jabbour opened a restaurant to share their love of great food. To this day, their family remains committed to serving quality and local ingredients. You can relax in their warm, urban atmosphere with a menu that offers great variety, local beer and wine.…

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  • Peake’s Quay Restaurant & Bar Charlottetown

    Peake’s Quay Restaurant & Bar

    On the Historic Waterfront! Enjoy food with a view on PEI’s largest outdoor patio overlooking the Charlottetown Harbour. Our menu includes something for everyone. Fresh PEI seafood, steaks, chicken and Kid’s menu available, plus a full pub menu. Open May to September. Daily 11:30am -8pm. July to August 11:30am - 11pm.

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  • PEI Brewing Company Taproom Charlottetown

    PEI Brewing Company Taproom

    The PEI Brewing Company Taproom is not just a great spot to get your craft beer fix. They also offer a small but delicious locally-inspired menu, brewery tours, Thursday night trivia, table top games and unique weekly casks brewed in house. Brewery Hours: Monday – Saturday: 11am–10pm Sunday: 12–5pm Kitchen Hours: Monday - Thursday: 4-9pm Friday & Saturday: 12-9pm Sunday: 12-5pm

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  • Redwater Rustic Grille Charlottetown

    Redwater Rustic Grille

    Redwater Rustic Grille is centrally located in the lobby of The Holman Grand Hotel, Downtown Charlottetown. Redwater Rustic Grille’s market driven menu is a fresh interpretation of local East Coast products and contemporary West Coast cuisine making for unique signature dishes and innovative creations. Our goal is to provide a memorable dining experience and to offer an experience that is of…

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  • River Run Dinning Cruise Points East Coastal Drive

    River Run Dinning Cruise

    Watch the sunset, savor an incredible four course meal and enjoy live entertainment as you sail on this three-hour cruise along the Montague and Brudenell Rivers. This is relaxation at its best. See wildlife, aquaculture and some of the finest views of the water, lighthouses and sunsets. Our 50 capacity (36 seated for dinner) boat is licenced with washroom facilities on board, glassed in walls…

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  • Row House Steak & Lobster Charlottetown

    Row House Steak & Lobster

    Located on scenic Victoria Row, Row House invites you to enjoy our unique surf & turf offerings. Savor our new takes on the classic crustacean, including; Lobster Tacos, Lobster Lollipops, and Lobster Gnocchi. From the land, our AAA Scotch Whiskey Rib Eye and our Glasgow Glen Beef Tenderloin are both house favorites. Sample our extensive selections of wines and scotches in the rustic elegance of…

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  • Samuel’s Coffee House North Cape Coastal Drive

    Samuel’s Coffee House

    Samuel’s offers speciality fair trade and organic coffees and teas, situated in a downtown historic building. We offer breakfast, lunch and light meals with your health and the environment in mind. All baked goods and desserts are made in house. High Season: Monday to Thursday 7:30 am to 8pm, Friday 7:30 am to 9 pm and Saturday and Sunday 8-5 Low season: Monday to Thursday 7:30 am -6 pm ,…

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  • Samuel’s Coffee House Green Gables Shore

    Samuel’s Coffee House

    Specialty coffee, locally inspired food and exceptional service. All food made in house using wholesome and local ingredients. Serving breakfast, lunch, bakery and dinner options. Take out available, Dietary options. Licensed. Open Daily. Low Season (June & Sept) 9am-5pm High Season (July & Aug) 7:30am-7pm

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  • Shaw’s Hotel Green Gables Shore

    Shaw’s Hotel

    PEI Chef Darius Martin invites you to dine at Shaw’s Hotel, a National Heritage Site, open since 1860. Chef Darius brings over twenty five years of culinary experience to this beautiful restaurant overlooking the scenic Brackley Bay. Bring along some friends and family and enjoy our culinary team’s fresh offerings. We’ve been serving local long before local was in vogue. Check out our…

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  • Sims Corner Steakhouse & Oyster Bar Charlottetown

    Sims Corner Steakhouse & Oyster Bar

    Atlantic Canada’s Premier Steakhouse Experience. Located in the heart of historic Downtown Charlottetown, Sim’s Corner specializes in steaks aged, cut and cooked to perfection, oysters, fresh seafood and an abundance of fine wines. Our uniquely crafted steaks are procured from only the top 1% of the beef produced right here in PEI; we are proud of it! It is aged for 45 days to achieve maximum…

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  • Stompin’ Tom Centre North Cape Coastal Drive

    Stompin’ Tom Centre

    Enjoy a delicious meal at Stompin’ Tom Centre with two Stompin’ Tom dinner theatre shows to choose from all season long. Back by popular demand “My Stompin’ Grounds” and New for 2019, “Ode to the Road”. Sharing our culture through stories, songs and great Island food. To book or confirm dates, visit our website or call. Open June 17 to September 30 (select dates).

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  • Terre Rouge Craft Kitchen Charlottetown

    Terre Rouge Craft Kitchen

    Terre Rouge Craft Kitchen offers a relaxed fine dinning atmosphere in the heart of downtown Charlottetown. We work directly with local farmers, fishers and brewers to offer a unique selection of fresh and local food and drinks. Our cocktail menu is the largest and of the highest quality anywhere on the Island. If you love amazing food, great wine and cocktails that are all wrapped up in a stylish…

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  • The Brickhouse Kitchen & Bar Charlottetown

    The Brickhouse Kitchen & Bar

    Located in historic Downtown Charlottetown, Brickhouse Kitchen & Bar is the perfect atmosphere to discover your favourite PEI-inspired dish. Sit at our kitchen bar, chat with our award-winning chef and enjoy dishes that are prepared with the freshest of local ingredients in our trendy dining room. After dinner, head upstairs for a drink at Marc’s Lounge, our intimate 3rd-floor loft space, where…

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  • The Inn at Bay Fortune Points East Coastal Drive

    The Inn at Bay Fortune

    The Inn at Bay Fortune & The Inn at Fortune Bridge are home to five star, stylishly designed guest rooms and Chef Michael Smith’s unique dining experiences that include extravagant BBQ picnic baskets, The Fortune Oyster Bar, Cocktail Bar & Farmhouse Suppers. Guests enjoy the day’s harvest from the Inn’s bountiful farm and herb gardens with the best of Prince Edward Island’s culinary…

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  • The Inn at Spry Point Wine Bar Points East Coastal Drive

    The Inn at Spry Point Wine Bar

    We moved our Wine Spectator award winning wine list from our previous business in Bay Fortune offering bar service to allow you to sit on your balcony and relax, or come into our dining room or on the verandah to enjoy cured meats, artisanal cheese, succulent oysters and light bites that go well with wine or a cold PEI beer. Open Friday, June 28. Close Sunday, Sept 29.

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  • The Lobster Shack Points East Coastal Drive

    The Lobster Shack

    Specializing in fresh and cooked lsland Lobster and Colville Bay Oysters. Our seafood can be taken home and prepared yourself, or you can have takeout dining on our picnic tables on Souris Beach boardwalk. We sell fresh or cooked lobsters, oysters, mussels, quahogs and soft shelled clams - to take home - or we prepare lobster roll platters, lobster platters, oysters on the half-shell, and…

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  • The Lost Anchor Green Gables Shore

    The Lost Anchor

    The Lost Anchor offers up the best of PEI…great seafood, delicious cold beverages, and most importantly, our famous Island hospitality. Located in the heart of Cavendish, the Lost Anchor is simply, a can’t miss gem. Using nothing but locally sourced fresh ingredients, we are a foodie’s paradise. While we feature amazing seafood, we have something to offer for everyone, including kids! …

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  • The Mill in New Glasgow Green Gables Shore

    The Mill in New Glasgow

    Fresh local food cooked with international flair, the delicious menu created by Chef Emily Wells and her team expresses their commitment to local produce and ethical food production. This remarkable old building overlooking the River Clyde has served the village of New Glasgow for 123 years, as community hall, courthouse, grist mill – and restaurant. Reservations recommended for dinner. Open…

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  • The Pilot House Charlottetown

    The Pilot House

    Architectural splendor meets exceptional dining in one of the city’s most beautiful heritage buildings. We source fresh and local ingredients whenever possible highlighting the very best of PEI’s harvest. Enjoy the freshest local seafood, hand cut AAA Island beef, as well as our extensive wine and scotch lists. Whether eating oysters at the bar or savouring a sumptuous meal in the pub, dining…

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  • The Table Culinary Studio Green Gables Shore

    The Table Culinary Studio

    Farm-to-table dining in a beautiful converted rural church! Join us for an evening of Island hospitality and a delicious meal, featuring fresh, seasonal and local ingredients from land and sea. This is Island dining at it's best, providing you with the opportunity to be one of a limited number of guests each evening, watching the Chefs as they prepare your meal, and enjoying locally grown and…

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