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 May 20, 2020

Re/Max Professionals North Open for business in Haliburton County.  All precautions being met through strict Covid-19 guidelines. 705-457-1011

Abbey Gardens Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

The Cookhouse Restaurant – Haliburton Forest Open for takeout and some groceries. Follow @haliburton_cookhouse on Instagram for daily specials. Order by calling 705-754-1729. Menu at 

Haliburton Forest – Open for gas and propane Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8 a m. – 5 p.m.  Trails open for day use hiking, biking, running. Buy pass at

Walkers Heating & Cooling Systems Open 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. for phone and email inquiries. No walk-in appointments. For emergency service, call 705-457-2375. Full services and annual maintenance appointments to resume on May 19th.

Master’s Book Store Open with careful Covid-19 precautions. Continuing with curbside pickup. 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 705-457-2223,,

South Algonquin Dinner Open for take-out daily from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 705-448-1168.

Russell Red Records Open for curbside pick up and free Haliburton delivery Thursday – Sunday.

Hilary’s Trim’n Floor Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., curb-side pickup and delivery available 705-448-3394.

Minden 50s Diner Open for takeout Weds – Sat 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Call ahead to order. 705-286-2626.

Louie’s Car Care & Detail Centre Open. 705-455-3691.

Lakeview Motel Open for “essential travellers”.  Ccall to see if you qualify 705-457-1027.

Rebel Elixir Coffee Roastery Local fresh coffee. to order and arrange curbside pick-up.

Canadian Tire Open.

Buckley Electric Open.

Kegel Heating & Cooling Fully operational and following all new health and safety regulations. 705-341-9170.

Castle Antiques and Cafe Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for curb-side pick-up. 705-457-1155.

Emmerson Castle Building Centre Open Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Country Bakery Open Friday – Sunday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Minden Electric Open 705-286-2946. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Baked and Battered Open for takeout. 705-457-BAKE.

W. Everitt’s Enterprises Limited Open by appointment only Monday – Friday 9 a.m – 4 p.m. Call 705-754-9074. Norley Pit Open by appointment only Monday – Friday 9 a.m – 4 p.m. Call 705-854-1648.

Total Site Services Open 705-457-9558.

Casey’s Water Well & Geothermal, Inc. Open. 705-457-9558.

Rodco Enterprise Open. 705-457-1224.

Minden Haliburton Hearing Service Open by appointment only. 705-286-6001.

Highlands Storage Open for storage needs. Limited onsite office hours. Call 705-489-3925, or email or

Maple Avenue Tap & Grill Open for take-out Wednesday – Sunday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Call 705-457-1100.

The Hot Shop Open for bike repairs. Call 705-446-9522.

Subway Minden and Haliburton. Open for take-out 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Mill Pond Restaurant Open for take-out from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Check menu on Facebook or Instagram.

Haliburton Highlands Food and Beverage Showcase at Wintergreen on Father’s Day has been cancelled. Please send donations in support of fresh-water wells in India to Diane Dawson (cheques made out to H.A.V.E.).

The Pepper Mill Steak & Pasta House Open for take-out Wed – Sun 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Call 705-489-1939. Menu at

Stoughton Electric Available for plumbing, electrical and septic work and emergencies. 705-447-2211

McFadden’s Meat Market Open

Soloway’s Outlet Delivers to homes with Purolator. 705-448-1007.

Glecoff’s Family Store Open Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Curb-side pick-up, delivery, or in-store with social distancing. 705-457-2715.

Wintergreen Maple Syrup and Pancake Barn Maple syrup and preserves available by appointment. 705-286-3202.

Highland Timber Mart Open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday closed. Gooderham 705-457-2012, Harcourt 705-448-2268.

Garbutt Disposal Still accepting construction waste. 705-286-1843.

Minden Animal Hospital Open Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Call 705-286-2919 to pre-book your appointment.

Cordell Carpet In-store traffic by appointment only. Open for curb side pick-up with 24 hour notice. Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 705-457-2022.

Paws at Killara Station Open for doggy day care and care with conditions. Call 705-854-0055 or email

Fresh at Killara Station Pre-order your eggs and chicks. Call 705-854-0055 and pay online or honesty box.

Contact North | Contact Nord Services available by phone, e-mail, text, Zoom and Facebook. Contact Robin 1-855-699-6330 or

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

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 -Thursday 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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

Haliburton Dance Academy Livestream classes.

Minden Wine Store Closed.

Minden Subaru Open by appointment only. Service: 8 a.m. to 5 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. Open from 8:30 a.m.

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 “Pick-Up Box”. Call 705-457-9355 (Mon – Fri 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), 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.

Stone 21 located at Pinestone No longer offering takeout.

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

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

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

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.

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 extra safety precautions. Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 705-286-3167.

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

Nourished Offers healthy, delicious, fresh and frozen food options. Wed – Sat 11:30 a.m. -3 p.m. for takeout/delivery. 705-306-0526.

The Beer Store Minden and Haliburton locations will be closing at 7 on Fridays. No longer accepting empties.

Century 21 Granite Realty Group Available only through appointment. Call 705-457-2128 or email

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