Marathon's Virtual Marketplace

Check out our virtual marketplace to find businesses that are open in Marathon. Shop local and support your community!

Visit some of the restaurants in Marathon that are currently offering take-out, delivery, curbside pickup or patio dining, and retail shops. Want to be included? Please email to update or provide new information.

It's so important to support the local economy as Ontario starts to reopen. We love our family-owned retailers and restaurants and we're proud to shop local! It's pretty easy to do with so many incredible places to shop here. With that in mind, check out all the places that are open for business in Marathon.


Restaurants are currently offering delivery or curbside pickup. You can even order alcohol to go with your meal! Here’s a list of restaurants that are currently open in some capacity.

Marathon Classic Coffee Ltd.

Marathon Classic Coffee Ltd. located in the Marathon Center Mall is a family-owned and operated business. We took over this restaurant in 2008. Open 7 days a week with free wifi available to customers. 

Tel: 807-229-2711

The Laughing Mooz Eatery

Stop in to the fully-licensed Laughing Mooz Eatery for hot coffee in the morning or dinner and dessert in the evening. Popular for its home-cooked meals, extensive menu, and generous portions. 

Tel: 807-707-8070

Robin's Donuts

Tel: 807-229-1832

Rumours Coffee House & Deli

Rumours Coffee House & Deli offers delicious fresh wraps, subs, sandwiches, and salads. They also offer fresh hot and iced coffee. 

Tel: 807-229-8350


Essential services in Marathon such as gas stations continue to operate with safety measures in place. As retail shops and other services start to reopen the level of service may change. Please contact the individual business for further information.

The Bargain Shop

For all your bargain needs the shop offers a wide variety of items. 

Tel: 807-229-9208

The Beer Store

Tel: 807-229-0691

Canadian Tire

Tel: 807-229-2900

Circle K

Tel: 807-229-2066

Crossover Video and Games

Open every day of the year! New releases every Tuesday (DVD and Blu-Ray)! Gift certificates are available!

Tel: 807-230-9093

Marathon Home Hardware Building Centre

Perfect for homeware and hardware!

Tel: 807-229-1600

M&M Food Market

Tel: 807-229-1752

Isobel’s Flowers & Gifts

Floral arrangements and great souvenirs and gifts. 

Tel: 807-229-3226


Tel: 807-229-0691

May’s Gifts

Gifts, souvenirs, jewlery and more are available at May's Gifts. Open 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, 7 days a week. 

Tel: 807-229-3339 Email: 

Sirard’s Your Independent Grocer Marathon

Tel: 807-229-8005


Currently, there are no virtual experiences available. We will update as experiences and online events become available for Marathon.  

For more information about the restaurants, retail, services that are available in Marathon, please visit their community website.

About Casey Clearwater

Casey is a writer and photographer born and raised in Northern Ontario's Superior Country region. She has enjoyed travelling the world but her passion for home has always brought her back. Her love for the great outdoors has her exploring on her free time through hiking, fishing, hunting etc.

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