Kenu, a new Paris restaurant with patio overlooking the Grand River. Upscale "comfort" food, hearty and fresh. Google Image Result for http://storage.canoe.ca/v1/dynamic_resize/sws_path/suns-prod-images/1340778790148_ORIGINAL.jpg%3Fquality%3D80%26size%3D650x%26stmp%3D1341368512174
Fergus Inn, part of the Breadalbane Inn in Fergus (about one hour upstream from the F & G Grand River Retreat has a nice patio and selection of beers. Google Image Result for http://www.ontariosfinestinns.com/images_members/outside_ohfis.tif
Aromatic and delicious East Indian cuisine at Taal in Brantford. Buffet style lets you sample more.