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Another edition of supporting local! Our third office is located on Main St in downtown Newmarket. local restaurants are plentiful here and it was a real struggle selecting only 5! We may just have to do another round and showcase the rest.

Quick lunch or fancy dinner, this list has got the restaurant for you. Read on to decide what you’re going to have for dinner tonight!

Ground Burger Bar

Built from the ground (beef) up…

“At Ground Burger Bar, we’re focused on keeping it in the neighbourhood. We source locally whenever possible, featuring Penokean Hills Farm (Bruce Mines) Beef, Headwater Farms (Uxbridge) Wagyu, Thunder Ridge Farm (Uxbridge) Bison. Our draft beers not only highlight some of the best local microbreweries but some of the best in the world. Located in the heart of Newmarket, just off Main Street, we’re never far from where you are. Join us for a burger and beer today!”

Over-the-top burgers are the name of the game at Ground Burger Bar. Whether you Build-A-Burger or pick from their selection of gourmet offerings, you won’t be disappointed with this restaurants offerings.

Fancy a drink instead? We would be here all day if we listed off the drink menu, but trust us when we say: what you want is most likely on there.

What are you waiting for? Check out their menu online here!

Offering takeout, delivery and patio

#2 – 352 Doug Duncan Drive, Newmarket, ON L3Y 0C1

Hours – Monday to Sunday 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Joia on Main

Fresh Food, Fresh Taste

“Joia Ristorante & Wine Bar opened in Aurora in 1997 and has since established itself as a premier fine dining Italian restaurant and wine bar. Recently expanding to bring authentic Italian food to the heart of Newmarket at Joia on Main, owners Marco and Eugenio offer only the finest in house-made Italian ingredients. Marco and Eugenio travel to Italy frequently in order to enhance their menu with authentic Italian cuisine.”

Authentic Italian food is the love language of Joia on Main, and they are killing it! The perfect atmosphere for a date, birthday celebration or a Friday night meal.

Did we mention the wine? With over 91 varieties to choose from, the Joia staff can help you pair the perfect glass with your meal. They have also won the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 10 years straight!

Browse their menus

Offering takeout and patio

497 Timothy Street, Newmarket, Ontario

Hours – Monday to Thursday 11:30 to 10pm Friday, Saturday from 11:30 to 10:30pm and Sundays 11:30 to 9pm for takeout and Patio seating

Cafe Hesed

Best Coffee, Tea, & Sandwiches In Newmarket

“Cafe Hesed is a Newmarket locale offering a variety of premium coffees, teas, sandwiches, soups, and salad options. Whether you are craving bibimbap for lunch, grabbing a quick bite to eat before work, or looking for a new restaurant to order delicious breakfast from in Newmarket, our menu has something for every appetite.”

Think coffee bar meets classic Korean.

Offering coffee, lattes and breakfast sandwiches for breakfast with a change of pace midday.

Come back for lunch and enjoy Korean meals that will satisfy your hunger and cravings. Why not try the Bulgogi Rice or Bibimbap. The ramen is also to die for (we’re speaking from experience here), whether you keep it classic or add dumplings and beef.

Cafe Hesed falls under the restaurants we don’t mind visiting on a daily basis.

See what they have to offer

Offering takeout, patio and delivery

247 Main St. S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Z5 Canada

Hours – Monday to Saturday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Cachet Supper Club

More than a restaurant. We are a community

“As many of you know, every edition of the Cachet menu comes with a story in the back. We believe these stories are a great way to learn what we are about.”

Enjoy the water views from the patio while you sip on a house-made cocktail and eat some apps!

Each menu they print includes an in-depth story about Cachet Supper Club and the community working hand in hand to better Newmarket!

From providing meals to the less fortunate, featuring local talent, and remembering past community members, Cachet is one of those restaurants you never forget.

Browse their summer menu here

Offering takeout and patio

500 Water St, Newmarket, ON L3Y 1M5

Hours – Sunday to Thursday 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Friday to Saturday 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Sushi Jun

Delicious A La Carte Sushi

“Fresh fish is delivered daily to ensure the sushi tastes as fresh as possible”

Who doesn’t love sushi? We sure do! Jun Sushi is located right across the street from our office and sometimes we wish it wasn’t! It’s just too easy to walk over and gorge until we feel sick.

They have a wide selection of rolls, maki, udon, ramen, bento boxes and more! The green dragon roll is a personal favourite.

You can call ahead for pickup or order delivery! What’re you waiting for check out their menu and get eating!

Offering takeout and delivery

 246 Main St S, Newmarket, ON L3Y 3Z5

Hours – Tuesday to Saturday 11:30 am – 9:00 pm, Sunday 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Next time you’re downtown Newmarket, do yourself a favour and order from one of these local restaurants. You will most likely run into (at least) one or two people from the MARC group on your way!