The Cookhouse

Serving elevated comfort food – on site.

Located at the Base Camp of Haliburton Forest & Wild Life Reserve Ltd., The Cookhouse is open year round.  Operating as a licensed restaurant by A.G.C.O. (the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario). Over the years, The Cookhouse has catered to a wide array of customers, including visitors to the Forest and participants of our group experiences. The Cookhouse is also very experienced in hosting special events such as celebrations for special occasions and weddings. Whatever your culinary needs are, The Cookhouse will meet and exceed your expectations.

Let us plan your next special occasion for you.


  • Wedding Receptions
  • School Groups
  • Elderhostel Groups
  • Corporate Groups
  • Hog Roasts
  • Christmas Celebrations
  • Birthday Parties
  • Outdoor Barbeques
  • Benefit Dinners
  • Halloween Parties
  • Special Events
  • Thanksgiving Dinners

Hours of Operation

Current Operating Hours as of April 1st, 2021: 

Wednesday-Sunday | 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Monday and Tuesday CLOSED

Closed April 19-May 4, 2021

TAKEOUT ONLY starting Saturday April 3, 2021. Curb side/Contactless pick up is available with payment on the phone. AMEX/VISA/MC – Cash & Debit for in house pick up only (Cash payments are discouraged).


The Cookhouse at Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve Ltd
1095 Redkenn Road
Haliburton, ON, K0M 1S0

Phone: 1-800-631-2198 ext. 150
Out of Country Phone: 1-705-754-1729

Current Operating Hours as of April 1st, 2021: 

Wednesday-Sunday | 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Monday-Tuesday | Closed

Closed April 19-May 4th, 2021

TAKEOUT ONLY as of Saturday April 3, 2021.

Call in to order at 705-754-1729.