Eat and Drink in Trinity



Traditional Fishers storage shed converted into Twine Loft restaurant
Photo Credit Sara Monika


The Twine Loft is recommended by “Where to Eat in Canada”.  Most guests of the Artisan Inn book their tables when reserving their accommodations, sometimes a year in advance of their arrival.  If you would like the Twine Loft to be part of your Trinity experience, we recommend you make your reservation as soon as possible.  A reservation request form is available in our booking section.   


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Located near the majority of historic sites in Trinity, Aunt Sarah’s Chocolate and Sweet Rock Ice Cream are made right in Trinity.  Sorbet is available for those who cannot have lactose.

Waffle Cones and ice cream from Sweet Rock


The Dock Marina serves up typical family-friendly fare including fish and chips, burgers, pasta and so on. Take out is also an option you may wish to avail of if you are staying in one of our vacation homes.


Just outside the historic core of Trinity, Trinity Cabin’s offers a spot to grab a cup of coffee, breakfast or lunch.  Their made to order sandwiches are perfect for taking on day hikes and drives.  They also excel at baked goods.


Located in the Eriksen Premises, Sophia’s is open for lunch and evening meal service with a similar menu selection to the Dock Marina.


White deck chairs overlook an icy cove in Trinity


The Twine Loft is the main building and dining room for the Artisan Inn, built directly over the water.  While the Twine Loft is not a bar, a Happy Hour service is available to the public from 3-5pm daily.  Guest can choose between drinking on the waterside deck during nicer days (blankets are available for chillier one’s) or in the upstairs loft above the dining room.  During Happy Hour special pricing is offered on many of our drinks including wines by the glass, locally made beers and mixed drinks.  


About Twine Loft


 For information on dining please visit our main restaurant page.


Twine Loft Dining
Photo Credit: Sara Monika

Meal Services 2023

The Twine Loft will operate Between May 4th 2023 – Late October 2023

Breakfast: The Twine Loft is open from 8:00am to 10:00am (last seating time available is 9:30am).  If you are not a guest of the inn or you are staying in one of our vacation homes you may still join us for breakfast, however, you must reserve your table ahead of time or call before arriving to guarantee a table will be available for you. We prioritize guests of our own prioritize guests of our own proproteins before we accept additional outside reservations.  

Lunch: Please be advised that the Twine Loft does not serve lunch or any food between breakfast service and dinner service, with the exception of the option of beer snacks should you be joining us for a drink on the deck.

Price & Sitting Times: The Twine Loft serves a set menu evening meal at set sitting times. 2023 price:  approximately $65 plus tax. Beverages and gratuity not included. 

During the months of June, July, August to September 22nd sitting times will be at 5:15 and 8pm.

September 23rd – September 30th: Sitting times will be 5:15 & 7:45

October. There is one sitting time at 7pm. Some special dates may have two sittings if there is an event happening in Trinity. 

Reservations Required:
Dining is by reservation, however, we can sometimes take last-minute reservations, so please do not hesitate to contact us.  

Drinks on the Deck

The Twine Loft is one of the most beautiful places to relax outside with a drink.  One does not need to be staying or dining with us to drop in for drinks on the deck during the afternoon.  Our times of operating for the public will be advertised on our social media and on our website closer to the date.  Only guests with dinner reservations may have drinks on the deck within half an hour of dinner service.  Typically drinks on the deck is from 3-5pm June to September.


Artisan Inn Guest Services

Guests may register for their Artisan Inn room or vacation home between 11:00am and 7:00pm. Check-in for accommodations is officially at 4:00pm, however, our staff are available to provide you with a town orientation and accommodations information if you arrive earlier and if your room or house is ready we will check you in as soon as possible.  If you plan to arrive after 7:00pm please notify us ahead of time so we can make appropriate arrangements.