Riley’s Pub Since 2004, Riley’s Pub has been a fixture in downtown Oshawa because it offers something for everyone – comfy couches in the piano lounge, or, for those who prefer a pub atmosphere, there’s traditional bar seating. Plus there’s a patio in summer, live music, and 16 pool tables. 104 King St. E. Open 11 am to 2 am daily.
Shrimp Cocktail Best known for its seafood dishes, Shrimp Cocktail also has a pretty snazzy bar to, you guessed it, enjoy a cocktail or two. Shrimp not required. 843 King Street West. Call 905-725-7500 for hours.
Avanti Trattoria Grab a window seat and watch the world go by at this downtown Oshawa favourite, and enjoy wine or a cocktail in Avanti’s lively atmosphere. 17 King Street East. Open Mon – Fri 11:30 am to 10 pm, Sat 4 pm to 10 pm, Sun 4 pm to 10 pm.4
The Keg Steakhouse Enjoy a Ginger Dark and Stormy, Famous Keg Caesar, or a Bourbon Maple Martini in The Keg’s cosy bar area, complete with fireplace. 255 Stevenson Road South. Call (905) 571-3212 for hours.
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