Below are updates from the local business community about changes to opening hours and operations. It includes restaurants that are open and offering takeout.

Businesses can provide updates to this list by emailing

NEW April 8, 2020

John Fountain Electronics Open by appointment only. Call 705-286-2536.

Canadian Tire Closed for in-store shopping but other options available. Curbside pickup hours: Mon – Sat: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sun: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Phone orders: 705-286-4400. Email orders: Mon – Fri: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Neighbours Helping Neighbours Volunteer group picks up groceries or takeout food, provides a friendly call or email, or helps with urgent chores. Email or call 705-286-2414.

Hyland Taxi Reduced hours. Sunday -T hursday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Friday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 12 a.m. If transportation is needed outside hours, arrangements must be made the day before by calling 705-457-1777.

Subway Minden and Haliburton open for take-out/remote order from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

County Automotive Open for repair only. Drop off only. Call 705-457-1411 or email

Minden Electric Emergency electrical calls only by telephone 705-286-2946 and by email to Hours 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Generator Solutions Temporarily closed to public but staff still available at or telephone 705-286-1003 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Bernstein’s General Store Not open to walk-ins. Call Marty at 705-457-1777 or email to order for curbside pick-up. FedEx drop offs available by appointment only 705-457-1777. FedEx pickups – you will be called to arrange curbside pickup

Lockside Trading Company Free virtual interior design and online shopping at Open daily 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 1-888-0484 or by appointment, or email, 24/7.

Sunny Rock Bed and Breakfast closed until July 1. Taking reservations into the summer and beyond. 705-286-4922,

Sew What Free washable fabric facemasks for anyone who needs them. Call or text 705-457-8764.

Edilicious Teamed up with Nourished to offer a falafel meal deal on Saturdays. Delivery available. Contact Nourished at 705-775-0525 to order.

Wintergreen Maple Products Making maple syrup. Retail products and syrup at site by appointment only. 705-286-3202.

Step of Grace Conditioning Studio Open with on-line training. Call 705 457-6749 or 416 707-1966.

SIRCH Free frozen take-out meals Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 2 Victoria Street, Haliburton.

Abbey Gardens Open Wednesday to Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Follow on Facebook for updates on operations. Call 705-754-4769 or email for free delivery.

McKee Security Open for business with enhanced protective tools for employees and public. Call 705-457-2156.

Northern HVAC. Open for business and fully operational within the HVAC spectrum with new regulations for public safety. 705-489-2001.

Transat Travel Working remotely and can access calls and emails. or 705-457-3290.

Kegel Heating & Cooling Open for emergency services and installations. 705-341-9170.

Masters Bookstore Closed to walk-in business. Place orders at, by phone 705-457-2223, or by email Pick-up/delivery will be arranged.

Royal Lepage Trillium Team Working from home and checking phone messages and emails regularly.

Haliburton Dance Academy Livestream classes.

Walkers Heating & Cooling Systems Open 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. for phone and email inquiries. No walk-in appointments. For 24/7 emergency service call 705-457-2375.

Minden Wine Store. Closed. Will reassess April 7.

Minden Subaru Open by appointment only. Service: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday. Sales: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 705-286-6126.

County Sign & Display Closed to walk-in traffic but continuing to produce and supply signage. 705-286-6650.

Haliburton Legion Closed. Contact office Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 705-457-2571.

Up River Trading Co. Closed.

Haliburton Auto Closed.

Tails and Trails Offer doggy daycare and pet sitting. Open with regular hours. Call (705) 935-8245 to find out what measures they are taking to avoid human contact.

Highlands Medical Supplies In-store personal shopping no longer available. Available to take your orders by phone or email. Pre-paid orders can be delivered or via a a “Pick-Up Box”. Call 705-457-9355 (Mon – Fri 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), Email: Weekend/after hours: 705-455-2705 (urgent only.)

Hawk River Construction Open for business but closed to public. Payment, statements and invoices through email or mail.

The Pregnancy Care & Family Support Centre Closed to face-to-face client interactions. Staffed regular hours (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Friday 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.) and available by phone or text (705-457-4673) or email ( If anyone (including non-clients) needs diapers, formula or baby clothing, contact them and arrangements will be made for pick-up.

Castle Antiques and Cafe Closed.

Stone 21 located at Pinestone No longer offering takeout.

The Cookhouse Restaurant – Haliburton Forest Only takeout. Order ahead by calling 705-754-1729.
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South Algonquin Dinner Open for take-out daily from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 705-448-1168. Click to view MENU

West G Pizza & Grill Open for take-out and delivery after 4 p.m. Call 705-754-9141. Click to view MENU

The Pepper Mill Steak & Pasta House Open for take-out at 4 p.m. every day except Tuesday. Call 705-489-1939. Click to view MENU

Abbey Gardens Food Hub open for retail shopping and take-out food only. Pre-orders welcome by calling 705-754-4769 or ordering online

AM/PM Outdoor Gourmet Special takeout menu. Open 6 days a week. Call 613-876-4639 or email Click here to view Website.

Mill Pond Restaurant Takeout lunches. Call 705-489-3353. Click to view MENU.

John E. Francis Fuels Office closed but operating business as usual by phone or email. Invoices will be mailed or emailed, not delivered by drivers.

Glecoff’s Family Store Store hours Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

McKeck’s Open for take-out and online ordering. Mon-Sat from 12-7 p.m. Menu at Call 705-457-3443.

Hudson Henderson Insurance Brokers Open for appointments not walk-ins from Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pet Valu Haliburton store operating with reduced hours Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p,m, and Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

WRD Cottage Rental Agency Open as usual but working remotely. Call 705-457-9434 or email to

Molly’s Bistro Bakery Open 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., Wednesday – Sunday. Takeout or frozen carry-home cuisine. Call ahead for order. 705-268-6988.

Fleming CREW Employment Centre Providing service via phone and email. Office at 49 Maple Ave closed to public. Call 705-457-2020 or email

Courtney @ Bruce’s Barbershop Closed until further notice.

Pine Grove Point 4445 Elephant Lake Road, Harcourt. Open Sun – Thurs 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri – Sat 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Variety Store open for essential needs and the Pizza & Snack Shack open for take-out orders.

Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre Closed. Posting images from current exhibition on

Riverview Furniture Open with regular business hours via email or phone for furniture/flooring needs.

Lacey’s Hair Design Closed. All appointments will be postponed. To rebook call 705-457-9888. or click the Phorest link on Instagram page.

Baked and Battered Closed.

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