Downtown Coldwater has it all, shops, restaurants, antiques and much more. Coldwater boasts a rich history and a great sense of community. With popular events such as the Coldwater Duck Race and the Coldwater Fall Fair with its famous demolition derby Coldwater is your destination. Come and visit Coldwater and experience Ontario’s Lake Country!
Take a step Back in Thyme and experience a simpler lifestyle. We offer a unique blend of primitive gift ware, antiques, reproduction furniture and accessories to help decorate your home, cottage or garden.
Everyone’s welcome at Coldwater’s entertainment centre offering 8 lanes of 5 pin bowling. We are a family-friendly facility and wheelchair accessible. Rent our facility for your private party or fundraising event. • Automatic Pin Setters and Pro Score Computerized Scoring • Cosmic Bowling • Bumper Lanes Available • LCBO Fully Licensed • Birthday Parties for all ages are our specialty • Anniversary Celebrations • Special Occasion Parties • Group and Corporate Functions • We have a bright, clean laundromat, too!
Lettuce, onions, fresh herbs, , honey, perennials, potted annuals, rhubarb, stain glass articles, knitted goods, garden ornaments, wooden chairs and garden items, jewellery.
Located on the main street in Coldwater, and a short distance from the Uhthoff Trail, Coldwater Ice Cream has the best ice cream in the Village of Coldwater! They have an extensive list of Kawartha Dairy ice cream, fresh fudge, and sweet treats.
The Coldwater Memorial Public Library is located at 31 Coldwater Road, in the middle of Coldwater’s business district. From our front windows, we have a superb view of the old gristmill with the Coldwater River flowing past.
This Landmark Grist Mill in Coldwater was constructed in 1833-34 for the Ojibwa natives who had been settled on 3969 hectares (9800 acres) between the Coldwater River and the Narrows at Orillia, on the western side of Lake Couchiching. It is a special piece of history for the village of Coldwater and is a beautiful site to see. The surrounding grounds with the river flowing by are a fantastic area for local events and a great area to gather. Plan a visit to the Grist Mill to learn more about its history, tour the inside including a local art gallery and craft shop located inside and include a lunch or dinner at the attached Mill St Bistro.
Coldwater is a small community located between Orillia and Midland on Hwy 12. Hidden surprises await when you come into our village. Come visit our main street and stock up on home, cottage, camping, building and boating supplies. While here you can visit the historic Coldwater Mill, build in 1833. Delightful Victorian homes and traditional churches grace the village streets. Be sure to visit the Georgian Style Library, constructed from field stone and adjacent to it , a monument to “Olympic Shotput Champion” George Gray. Come also and admire a piece of local history, The Woodrow Homestead, located at the Coldwater Canadiana Museum. Sports and Recreation enthusiasts can enjoy outstanding angling for trout and salmon. A launching ramp is also available for boaters & canoeists who wish to explore the quiet Coldwater River & Matchedash Bay. Coldwater is the gateway to the Severn River and the Big Chute Marine Railway on Upper Big Chute Road.
Em’s Cafe, located in the heart of Coldwater (16 Coldwater Rd) provides a unique environment offering premium brewed and espresso coffee, grilled panini sandwiches, soups and gourmet desserts. The cafe is a family business and named after Dan & Kathy’s daughter Megan Emily. Whether you want to relax inside or take it with you, Em’s is a destination you won’t want to miss on your next visit to Coldwater. Call us today for inquiries at (705) 826-9967 Certified “Bicycle-Friendly” by Ontario By Bike.
Retail-handcrafted wooden items & gift items
You can find everything you need at Holly’s Beads & Gifts. We are focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations. We have enough beads and findings to satisfy all bead store shoppers. New items arrive daily. Bulk Discounts apply to those making jewelry to sell. With such a large variety of beads and findings to choose from, we’re sure you’ll be happy visiting our retail outlet in Coldwater, Ontario. Friend us on Facebook and if you have any comments or questions, please contact us.
Welcome to Mill Street Bistro. Come & enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner at our fine Italian restaurant. In the summertime, relax and experience the sights and sounds of dining on our patio overlooking the Coldwater River. While at Mill Street Bistro, take a moment to browse through the historic mill.
A year round, one stop shop for your Christmas and Toy needs. See our unique and one of a kind items, as well as a vast array of toys and crafts for the entire family to enjoy. Visit our location in Downtown Coldwater for an OLD Fashioned Shopping Experience. Reasonably priced unique toys and Christmas items.
One of the most important things to me about being the owner of a yarn shop is that I get to showcase local Ontarian and Canadian products. Whether it is Fleece Artist yarns from Nova Scotia, to Sweater Kits yarns from Ontario, to the newest line I am carrying – incredible wooden buttons, toggles and shawl pins from a wood-lot in Ontario – this is what I aim to do; showcase, promote and sell the very best that our area has to offer.
TIFFANY DINING LOUNGE & RESTAURANT offers a variety of dishes, including breakfast, that are sure to satisfy every taste. Visit the Village of Coldwater and include a stop at the Tiffany.
Located in the Village of Coldwater, Wyley Gray & Co. is a retail store featuring antiques, vintage finds, upcycled/repurposed items, original artwork, gifts and a selection of imported and local produce. If you are looking for a unique one-of-a-kind piece you will find it here, many pieces are designed by the owner herself and other local artisans. Wyley Gray & Co. offers a distinctively feminine, romantic, chic style. Need a piece of furniture updated? We can do that! We specialize in the shabby chic style of finishing furniture with custom colour selection of chalk paint. With over 25 years of decorative painting experience we can work with you to create a piece that is uniquely you! Gift registry – Getting married? Register with us and get the unique items you want for your new home. Gift wrap service – we can gift wrap any item in the store with a selection of fine foods, teas, etc. for a customized gift. Wyley Gray & Co. will be offering online shopping, sit back and relax and shop in the comfort of your own home.