200 North Park St.
Belleville, ON K8P 2Y9
Phone: (613) 966-7703
Fax: (613) 966-0274
It's not New York city, but professed to be literally the world's biggest apple. The Big Apple is a multi-faceted attraction located in Cramahe city's Colborne community. This huge globe stands at a height of 10.7 metres (35 feet), and boasts of a circumference of 11.6 metres (38 feet). Visitors can watch bread and pies, made of apple, being prepared in front of them, and also devour it. The top of the apple houses an observation deck, from you can take in beautiful views of the surrounding regions. A petting zoo and facilities for golf, bowling, ping pong and shuffle board are also available.
Take a break from the local cuisine and head to Akira Restaurant for an authentic Japanese fare. Here, food is cooked with the use of locally-sourced ingredients and presented with utmost attention to detail. The place is warm and inviting; the interior is well furnished with low seating and the oriental look of the place adds to its charm. Sashimi is their forte closely followed by Miso soup, Lobster roll, tempura and the Chirash. Come here with a large appetite because their portions are huge, and the prices keep your palate as well as your wallet happy.
The mansion is a bar and restaurant with a patio, wine cellar, a rec room and a living room. The food is also delicious and the service is friendly. Regulars love the various concerts that take place here. Thus, it is definitely a great place to go for a drink and unwind after a long day.
On the Clergy Street East, the bright yellow exterior of Ben's Pub Restaurant makes it hard to miss. Delighting locals and travelers alike, the Shepherd's Pie served at this restaurant is a sheer heart-winner. In addition, the place is known for their well-done steaks. The pub is two story; the first floor has a dine-in area while the second floor is a place where you can catch all the sporting action. Foosball tables, pool tables as well as board games are available for a friendly match with your buddies. Live music keeps patrons entertained on certain nights of the week while the Juke Box keeps you company on other evenings.
An upscale restaurant and lounge, Splice serves an appetizing array of food and drinks in its tastefully decorated space. Don't forget to try the burgers, they are a favorite among the regulars. This is also a prominent venue for corporate and social events.