Best Mac & Cheese Battle: Mississauga vs. Brampton

Published February 23, 2018 at 5:16 am


There is no battle more serious and important than the battle between two cities vying to be recognized as the best place to go for exceptional mac & cheese.

We at and have searched far and wide for the best mac & cheese dishes in both cities and our Top 5 picks are about to battle it out—and you can vote on your favourite in the poll below.

When it comes to great mac & cheese, everything is important. Is the cheese supremely gooey? Are the noodles cooked just right? Are the toppings–think breadcrumbs, bacon and lobster–on point?

Both Mississauga and Brampton are known for their respective food scenes and both offer a ton of commendable mac & cheese options—but only one city can have the absolute best hotspots.

So, here’s a look at each city’s best spots on our signature Top 5 lists on and

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Top 5 Mac and Cheese Dishes in Mississauga

When you want to indulge in one of the world’s most beloved comfort foods, you don’t have to go far to find the perfect mac & cheese in Mississauga. The city has some choice hotspots for your craving, including the ever popular Holy Smokez, the on trend and centrally located Wilcox Gastropub, the beloved Streetsville-located Saucy, the hip Port Credit and Streetsville hotspot Door FiftyFive and our number one pick, the Clarkson gem Marco Polo. While Marco Polo is our proud number one pick, all of the places will leave you more than satisfied when you’re in the mood for a truly tasty treat.


Top 5 Mac and Cheese Dishes in Brampton

Brampton, a big and bustling city with with an enviable food scene, offers a ton of options when it comes to mac & cheese. Some hot spots to check out? The Queen St. E.-located Frigate and Firkin, the Caribbean comfort food hotspot Mikey’s Bistro, the trendy downtown gem Carve on Lot 5, the always tasty J.Red & Co. and our number one pick, the brand new Food Fight Barbecue Bar. You can’t really go wrong with any of these joints when you have a mac & cheese craving to satisfy.

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