Cocktail served in martini glasses

The Dining Experience at Chartwell Georgian Traditions in Collingwood 

We want you to look forward to every meal you enjoy at Chartwell Georgian Traditions. We know how much you appreciate variety, so you’ll always have choices at every meal. Look for a featured special at lunch, from broccoli salad or made-from-scratch cream of mushroom soup with an open-face steak sandwich topped with peppers and onions.

3 Plates of food -one with a pie, one with fish and one with salad. 3 assiettes de nourriture - une avec une tarte, une avec du poisson et une avec de la salade.

Dinner might offer roast lamb with rosemary jus and a coconut pineapple parfait for dessert. You can also always opt to order from our à la carte menu with classic favourites. Are you wondering if you can invite a guest to join you for a meal? The answer is absolutely! We also serve freshly-prepared snacks and fruit in our bistro, for on-the-go cravings and anytime you feel like a tea, coffee, or a cup of hot chocolate.

ice cream with caramel sauce on top

Service is just as important to us as the quality of our meals at Chartwell Georgian Traditions. 

Our dining room is buzzing with our friendly servers, here to make every meal enjoyable for you. If you have any special dietary needs or require any accommodations, just let us know and we will strive to meet them. Our food services and serving staff will help ensure your meals arrive just as you like them. For those times you’d like to host a special event with family and friends, you’re welcome to book our private dining room. 

  • Butternut Squash Soup for starters
  • spacious and bright dining room at Chartwell Georgian Traditions Retirement Residence.
  • Chartwell server serving omelette to the senior resident

Get a taste for Chartwell’s dining experience

What makes dining in a retirement residence special? It’s a combination of service from friendly staff who come to know your name, the delicious food on your plate, and the social connection that comes from gathering around a table to share stories over a good meal. Don’t forget fun themed meals, the chance to celebrate cherished traditions with family, and the opportunity to enjoy homestyle menu favourites as well as something new you mightn’t have tried if you were on your own. Watch our series of dining experience videos to understand what you can expect in a Chartwell retirement residence!

Explore our eye-catching seasonal menus

Did you know? Chartwell changes their menus to reflect all four seasons of the year! We have more than 750 tried-and-tested recipes that we reflect on our menus throughout the year, many of which incorporate seasonal ingredients that have you looking forward to your dining experience each day. Browse our sample seasonal menu to get a glimpse of what you can expect—including food photography of the meals you’ll see at our retirement residence!

Front page of Chartwell's seasonal menus document

Learn some fun facts about dining at Chartwell

There are so many assumptions out there about what retirement living food is—and most of the time, they couldn’t be more wrong! Explore our interesting infographic for true facts and figures about the dining experience at Chartwell—you may be surprised by what you learn.

Fact Image: We serve over 28, 000 cups of coffee per day - that's 10 million cups per year. We crack over 7, 500 eggs per day - that's 2.5 million eggs per year