Bypass large coffee corporations and opt for the local variety instead. Drop by the countless local cafes and coffee shops in Fergus and enjoy delicious food, friendly service and a personal experience. For residents who are looking to explore local gems, our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, has put together some independent coffee shop suggestions surrounding the Fergus apartments.
Van Gali’s Cafe & Inn
Enjoy menu items that accommodate an assortment of dietary needs, including vegan, vegetarian, gluten free and meat-based. While Van Gali’s Café and Inn is renowned for their Panini, you can also enjoy meal-sized salads, handmade crepes, homemade desserts, smoothies and more. Tease your palate with cappuccinos, flavoured lattes and steamers, iced coffee and organic fare trade options. Every time you purchase a coffee to go, you’ll get your coffee card stamped and the eighth coffee is on the house. Located at 180 Saint Andrew Street East, Van Gali’s is a four-minute drive and 23-minute walk from the Executive Suites at 338 Gordon Street, 342 Gordon Street and 352 Gordon Street and a two-minute drive and 10-minute walk from the Wellington Court Apartments.
Market Street Café
Serving wholesome breakfasts, large afternoon lunches with soups, sandwiches and salads and homemade desserts, including butter tarts, Market Street Café is a memorable restaurant in Fergus. The café boasts an open ceiling with wooden rafters, paintings and photographs on sale by local artists and an antique buffet. Sit back, relax and enjoy a latte, cappuccino, tea, hot chocolate, juice or a summer milkshake. Located at 105 Queen Street, the Market Street Café is a two-minute drive and 16-minute walk from the Executive Suites at 470 Elora Street, 466 Elora Street and 474 Elora Street.
Desert Rose Café
A harvest table café, a seasonal patio, cooking classes, ready meals and delicious food, available dairy free and vegan, are among the things the Desert Rose Café has to offer. Feast on fresh menu options, including salads, burritos, soups, burgers and more. Located at 130 Metcalfe Street in Elora, the café is a 10-minute drive from the Executive Suites at 654 David Street North and a nine-minute drive from the Executive Suites at 19 Victoria Crescent.
Offering artisan sandwiches, fair trade, organic coffee and locally sourced ingredients, Wreckless Eric is the perfect place to grab a cup of coffee and a bite to eat. Located at 90 Metcalfe Street in Elora, the café is an 11-minute drive from the Executive Suites at 952 Kelsowood Lane, 916 Kelsowood Lane, 920 Kelsowood Lane, 924 Kelsowood Lane 908 Kelsowood Lane and 912 Kelsowood Lane. Their menu boasts breakfast burritos, New York-style bagels, smoked meat sandwiches and muffins, butter tarts and dessert bars. Coffee lovers will appreciate the extensive drink menu. Drip coffees, specialty drinks, pour over coffees, teas, espresso and spirited specialties can be created and crafted just the way you like them.
Explore the local gems in Fergus by visiting one or all of these independent coffee shops.