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Discover these hidden gems Downtown

The downtown Oakville Business Improvement Area spans over six city blocks along Lakeshore Road East and is proudly home to over 400 businesses ranging from spas, restaurants and art galleries. But what hidden gems lie hidden in downtown Oakville? Here are a few of our favourite spots off the beaten path that you'll want to explore the next time you’re in the area.

Coriander Green

Nestled on Church Street lies Coriander Green, a beloved East Indian restaurant, proudly serving Oakville for over 15 years. Coriander Green made its debut in February 2005, when chef Harminder and his wife Sheena decided to take on an exciting new venture. The menu consists of various curries, naan bread and also some non-vegetarian options.

Coriander Green celebrates special occasions and Indian festivities with a special menu and live music. It’s a must-visit when you’re in Town!

Address: 342 Church St. Reservations: Call 905-338-2540

Beauty Arts Studio

As provincial COVID-19 restrictions ease, it’s time to book an appointment at Beauty Arts Studio. Located on Dunn Street, Beauty Arts Studio is equipped with high quality products and services to make the most of your salon experience. With everything from manicures and pedicures to permanent makeup and eyelash extensions, Beauty Arts Studio offers all types of services to get you looking and feeling your best this summer.

Address: 112 Dunn St. Appointments: Call 905-842-8999 or book online.

By Consignment Boutique

By Consignment Boutique, located just off Lakeshore Road on Trafalgar Road, is a small, exclusive consignment boutique carrying merchandise that is carefully selected by their team of fashionistas. With a commitment to renewable fashion, not only will you look good, you’ll also feel good about your purchases.

Gyoker Hair

As Oakville’s exclusive Odjibik Scalp Spa, Gyoker Hair offers a natural and holistic solution to thinning, damned hair. The Odjibik method is often referred to as a scalp facial given that it rejuvenates and reconditions the scalp skin by exfoliating build up, stimulating the scalp muscles and restoring broken capillaries and blood vessels.

Address: 118 Thomas St.

Maker’s Mojo

If you haven’t been to Maker’s Mojo, you’re missing out! This unique retail space carries small-batch products created by Canadian handmakers. You can find everything from wall art and baby clothing to skin care products and jewelry.

Native Art Gallery

Experience the natural wonder and rich history of Canada through art created by Indigenous Canadians. Native Art Gallery, nestled in a contemporary gallery space in Towne Square, is dedicated to the promotion and sale of artwork created by Canada’s Indigenous peoples. Native Art Gallery strives to connect local and international clients with authentic Canadian sculptures, prints, wall hangings and ceramics produced by Inuit and First Nations’ artists.

Nyla’s Room

Satisfy your sweet tooth at Nyla’s Room, a trendy, intimate space offering high quality fun food like gelato, truffles and pastries all day long. This casual café also serves up soups and sandwiches for lunch. As if it couldn't get any better, Nyla’s Room will offer Afternoon Tea (post COVID-19). Get your pinky’s ready!

Lollipop Art Lounge

Check out Lollipop Art Lounge, a place where imagination meets creativity. Lollipop is a downtown Oakville treasure offering an inspiring and welcoming space for children and families to explore art, design and crafts . It's a go-to for birthday parties, workshops and even offers Summer Camp options.

Address: 338 Church St.

This list offers a small sample of the near-infinite list of things to do, taste and experience in downtown Oakville. To help you get started on planning, our Explore Page offers several convenient search filters to help you plot your course the next time you visit Downtown.


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