Welcome to Windsor

Our City, Your Home

At the heart of our city is a hard working, friendly, and caring community that we are SO proud to be a part of! There are so many things to see and do, so we have put together a list of places and businesses that you, as a newcomer, may find helpful.


Everybody needs a bit of retail therapy every now and again. Here are the best local shopping centres:


we’ve all gotta eat, and sometimes we don’t want to be the ones cooking! Our pizza is top notch but as one of the most diverse communities in Canada, Windsor-Essex is also home to a wide variety of food from around the world. While it was VERY difficult to narrow this down, here are a few of our favourite spots:


From outdoor trails, museums and heritage spaces to breweries, wineries, and everything in between Windsor Essex truly has something for EVERYONE! Since there is SO MUCH to discover, we’ve added a few sub-categories for this section. We also highly suggest visiting www.visitwindsoressex.com to check out the official Visitor Guide. It’s filled with awesome things to see and do!

Arts and Entertainment:

Family Fun:

Museum & Heritage Sites:

Breweries & Wineries:


If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve moved here and already have a place to stay. That said, maybe you’ll need this info for when family and friends come to visit or if you want to explore your new community with a staycation.


Now that we’ve gotten through all the fun stuff, let’s move onto some other important details and contact info you may need:

Numbers you may need:

Bell Telephone: 519 310 2355 or Toll Free 1 866 310 2355

Cable TV Cogeco: 519 972 6666 or Toll Free 1 800 267 9000


Chatham-Kent: 519 352 6300 or Toll Free 1 866 804 7325

E.L.K. Energy Inc.: 519 776 5291

ENWIN Utilities: 519 255 2727

Essex Power Service: 519 776 8900 or Toll Free 1 866 776 8900

Hydro One: 1 888 664 9376

Union Energy: 1 866 735 4262

Union Gas: 519 969 0261 or Toll Free 1 888 774 3111


Amherstburg: 1 866 776 8900

Chatham-Kent: 519 352 6300

Essex: 519 776 5291

Kingsville: 519 733 2305 Press 4

LaSalle: 1 866 776 8900

Leamington: 1 866 776 8900

Tecumseh: 1 866 776 8900

Tilbury: 519 352 6300

Wheatley: 519 352 6300 or 1 866 804 7325

Windsor: 519 255 2727


If you feel there is something you need that we haven't covered - please contact us!

We are here to help answer any questions you may have. We hope you enjoy Windsor as much as we do!
For help moving to Windsor click here.