Explore Sudbury with the Student Adventure Guide

Posted on Thursday September 1, 2016

Whether you like spending time in the great outdoors or urban living is more your style, Sudbury’s got it all!

Check out these Sudbury hot spots!


  • Let’s Scrabbalatte Board Game Café
    Game night with a twist! This unique spot gives you and your friends a fun night out with specialty beverages, food, and 300+ board games!
  • Salute Coffee Company
    A place to de-stress, socialize, and catch up on assignments while enjoying high-quality coffee and homemade food. If you’re looking for a café that focuses on the finer details, Salute Coffee Company is definitely a place to check out.
  • Café Petit Gateau
    Sudbury’s tiny café in the downtown core. Enjoy fresh baked treats, cakes, and specialty coffees and teas – perfect for anyone with a sweet tooth.
  • Ti Amo
    Conveniently located beside the transit terminal downtown, Ti Amo offers homemade crepes, waffles, Belgian chocolates, cakes, and pastries. Just like momma used to make!

Fast Food

  • Fired Up Pizza
    Sink your teeth into fresh made stone-oven baked pizzas with authentic dough and premium ingredients.
  • Toppers Pizza
    A Sudbury classic. Pick up a slice in the city or have it delivered to your doorstep. Toppers offers delicious pizza that works within a student budget!
  • Deluxe Hamburgers
    Try their famous chicken-on-a-bun sandwich, burgers, fries, and shakes.
  • Peppi Panini
    Fresh pressed and oven toasted paninis, home-made pastas, all made with quality ingredients. Located right in the downtown core, this has become a popular spot for Sudbury residents.
  • Taco Sol
    Indulge in an authentic, from scratch Mexican meal without leaving Sudbury.

Casual Dining

  • The Doghouse
    Cheer on your sports team with friends while you enjoy Sudbury’s favourite wings!
  • Wacky Wings
    Wing night just got better! Wacky Wings mixes fun and creativity with their impressive menu that includes more than 100 flavours of chicken wings! Visit on a Wednesday for unlimited wings.
  • The Townehouse Tavern
    Live music, gourmet burgers, and laid-back entertainment make this a favourite amongst students and locals.
  • The Laughing Buddha
    Located in downtown Sudbury, The Laughing Buddha’s intimate interior and unique menu offer a perfect setting for a lunchtime getaway, relaxing dinner, or late night gathering.
  • Peddler’s Pub and Eatery
    Sit back and watch the game or listen to live music while enjoying delicious pub-style food in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

Fine Dining

  • Oscar’s Grill
    Located in downtown Sudbury, Oscar’s Grill provides an elegant dining experience with exceptional food and specialty drinks.
  • My Thai Palace
    An authentic Thai restaurant with distinctive, contemporary choices for those looking to try an exotic meal.
  • Sapporo Ichibang
    Serving up genuine Japanese cuisine in Sudbury since 2001. The menu includes sushi, maki, sashimi, teriyaki, tempura, bento boxes, noodle dishes, hot sake, and much more.
  • The Hour Glass
    The elegant atmosphere and diverse menu at The Hour Glass make it a perfect setting to enjoy a high-quality meal at an affordable price.
  • Respect is Burning Kitchen and Bar
    This unique spot offers mouthwatering Italian dishes that are packed with big flavour.


  • Dynamic Earth/Big Nickel
    Dynamic Earth is an interactive, hands-on science centre located just steps from the Big Nickle.
  • Science North
    Northern Ontario’s most popular attraction. Science North is an interactive science museum that offers fun, hands-on exhibits, live animals, IMAX Theatre, Planetarium, and more.
  • SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas
    Grab some popcorn and enjoy all the latest movies.
  • The Sudbury Drive-in
    Enjoy the latest films from the comfort of your vehicle.
  • ARC Climbing Yoga Fitness
    Over 7,000 square feet of indoor rock climbing, 900 square feet of hot yoga studios, and top-of-the-line fitness facilities are just a few facilities at ARC that allow you to transform the way you move.
  • Sudbury Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai Academy
    Sudbury’s premier choice in martial arts and self-defense training.
  • Sudbury Theatre Centre
    The Sudbury Theatre Centre has been presenting audiences with the chance to experience award-winning productions since 1971.
  • The Open Studio
    Cambrian College’s downtown art gallery.
  • Art Gallery of Sudbury
    Explore your inner artist by taking part in visual art workshops or view the amazing work created by local renowned artists.

Outdoor Activities

  • Bell Park
    This gorgeous municipal park is located on the western shore of Lake Ramsey. It features a scenic boardwalk, amphitheater, gazebos, washroom facilities, and a beach.
  • Laurentian Trails
    These scenic trails allow you to immerse yourself in Sudbury’s nature with a diverse range of wildlife, plants, lakes, and bike paths. The trails also double as cross-country ski trails in the winter time.
  • Northern Water Sports Centre
    The Sudbury Canoe Club, Sudbury Rowing Club, and the Sudbury Dragon Boat Festival have partnered up to provide the community access to some of Sudbury’s signature recreational activities. Try your hand at kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, sailing, and more.

McDonald’s Canada Partnership

Posted on Thursday August 18, 2016

McDonald’s and Ontario Colleges have partnered to offer educational opportunities for McDonald’s employees to pursue postsecondary education in Business programs at colleges throughout Ontario.

Cambrian will grant recognition for first-year business credit into our Business diploma …

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