The Ontario of today is known for the shopping district and diverse restaurants. Shopping includes the Richland Mall, with anchor stores Sears, J.C.Penney, and Macy's as well as numerous smaller shops and unique boutiques situated throughout the area. Other large stores located outside the mall are Kohl’s, Target, Wal-Mart, Lowe's, Home Depot, and Meijer just to name a few..
The locally owned and operated restaurants in Ontario create some of the best dining in the county like Steve’s Dakota Grill, Athens Greek Restaurant, Papa’s Gondola, and so many more that capture local flare and atmosphere. Major Chain restaurants include Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Outback Steakhouse, Panera and many others