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Businesses serving the West River area.


351 Kerr Street
(905) 849-0870


Full service catering: weddings, corporate functions, picnic baskets for the hiker or boater, express meals
and event and venue consulting.

Enjoy a delicious meal inside the shop or take it home.

Come in and check out our newly expanded space.

Mermaid new interior


Click on photo below for more info.

Mermaid and Oyster crew
Denise and Dean (second from left and centre) couldn't be friendlier
and they can recommend all sorts of menus for your entertaining pleasure.

Fresh-cooked lobster - YUM!



A licensed facility for children and families to grow, learn, explore and create.
We nurture each individual child in a safe, warm, caring, and educational focused environment.
Your suggestions, support and ideas are highly valued.


Professional Staff: The staff are a combination of qualified E.C.E’s and professionals with specialty experience in child care.

Safe Modern facilities: Nestled in a park-like setting on the grounds of C.W.S.D.S. (Formerly Oakland’s), our air-conditioned, accessible facility is complimented by a well-equipped modern and fenced playground.

Convenient Hours: Open 6:45 am to 6:15 pm Monday - Friday.

Programming Offered: Full day care between the ages of 6 weeks to 6 years of age. We offer a 5-day full time Junior and Senior Kindergarten program, before and after school care with transportation, PD day and Summer camp care for children grades 1-7.

Please contact Thistleoaks at (905) 842-7303


F1rstOntario Credit Union

338 Kerr St.
(905) 844-4882

Mon/Tues/Wed  9:30 - 5pm
Thursday & Fridays 9:30 - 6pm
Saturdays 9:30 - 1pm

F1rstOntario is a full service financial institution that offers personal, business and commercial accounts and services to everyone.

Branch Manager Mike Marner and his staff look forward to serving you.

There is NO cost to join the FirstOntario Credit Union. $25.00 is deposited when you open an account and reimbursed should you ever need to close your account. The $25.00 is always YOURS.

Leon Pharmacy
Located across from Washington Street on Kerr Street
Leon Pharmacy 2012 Summer
Drop in and check out the newly renovated Leon Pharmacy and meet Pharmacist Rob Nashat (pictured above).
His long-time staff are happy to assist you.
340 Kerr Street
905 845-2811


The Moonshine Cafe
Is located on the east side of Kerr Street (between Rebecca and Lakeshore. Drop in and enjoy local artists playing music of their own or by other artists. A guaranteed relaxing evening with others who enjoy good tunes, a good joke, and friendly people. Get yourself onto the mailing list and John will forward you all the upcoming attractions and events at the Moonshine Cafe.



John and Jane Marlatt - your hosts for the evening

Jane and John at Moonshine Cafe

On January 9, 2016, the Moonshine celebrated its tenth anniversary. Be sure to check out this gem in our neighbourhood.

Moonshine 10



Oakville Animal Clinic


Celebrates 54 Years at
218 Kerr Street
Health Care For Companion Animals
(905) 845-1234


Dogs, cats, birds, ferrets, rabbits, pocket and exotic pets.


Emergency, dentistry, medicine, vaccinations, radiology, surgery, boarding, pet food, pet supplies.


"Our resident pets are happy, healthy patients"

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Family Style Restaurant

A Fantabulous place to enjoy tasty ingredients that combine middle eastern spices with authentic Mexican style food.

Serving ONLY the Freshest Vegetables!

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30 different fresh homemade vegetarian dishes like you've never seen before,
cooked daily and infused with Lebanese spices and a sprinkle of creativity and love of food,
to help you kick off a healthy 2015 diet.

Authentic meat and veggie pitas
Gourmet tacos
Moroccan Bowl
and so much more!


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135 Kerr St.
(289) 837-2389

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