The Garden's Gate
Artisanal Market & Dining
Meeting all your meal and celebration needs on Manitoulin Island. From scratch-made grocery items and baked goods to fine dining and special events. The new Garden’s Gate has got you covered! Contact us to inquire about hosting your special event or celebration.
Now Accepting Private and Special Event Reservations
Have a private event or special occasion coming up? We're now accepting bookings for the 2021 season - contact us and start planning today!
Dining Returning Soon!
We can't wait to serve you again! We've been busy making upgrades and planning special surprises as we prepare to welcome you back to The Garden's Gate.
About The Garden's Gate
Serving Since 1991
An antique farmhouse turned restaurant and market tucked away between creek and farm, surrounded by flower beds and an organic herb and vegetable gardens. Offering market grocery items and fine dining. The chefs’ total focus is pleasing your palate and appetite with food prepared from scratch using locally grown and raised meats and produce. The market highlights Ontario artists and producers. The atmosphere of Garden's Gate is ideal for your next celebration or special event!
Step through the Garden’s Gate and join us!
"Wow. Definitely did not expect such good customer service and food in the middle of nowhere. Great vegan and vegetarian options. Incredible service. Place is so nice and homey. Huge garden outside"
- Yauheni B.
"Loved it. Beautiful spot. Great food and service. Its for sale if you are looking to buy a restaurant. If you do please don't run it into the ground as we want to do back next time we are on the island."
- David Munro
"Wonderful hosts and Wonderful foods. We brought our vegan friend and she loved the choices and her meal. Just a super place to end a fantastic day on the island."
- John Rozon