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Bring Al Dente’s Home

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 12:00 AM

Al Dente Fresh Pasta & Grill has been a mainstay in the Brantford community since 1988, serving up delicious Italian Fare including pizza, pasta, lasagana and even some Canadian staples like burgers and sandwiches. There’s something for everyone at Al Dente.

While we look forward to admiring their fairy lights and sipping wine in their elegant restaurant again; for now we can bring the great meals we know and love home.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Al Dente has had to temporarily close...


Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

Posted on Sunday, April 26, 2020 12:00 AM

A fixture in the Brantford community, Dairee Delite is a 50s style ice cream shop that has proudly served Brantford since 1953. For more than 60 years, the quaint ice cream shop has delighted customers with frozen treats, from ice cream cones and banana splits, to strawberry shortcakes and frozen cakes.

Dairee Delite’s season typically begins in mid-March (around March Break) and ends in September, but is weather dependent. This year, their grand opening has unfortunately been delayed as result...


Local Brews - Bring the Patio Home

Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 12:00 AM

Have you started to brave the cool weather to take advantage of the sunshine on your patio? Nothing pairs with a patio like delicious, locally brewed beer. Brantford offers several local options for you to choose from and with the grass turning green and plants making their appearance all around, warm weather is just around the corner. Check out these businesses for your next patio beverage.

Bell City Brewing Company | 51 Woodyatt Dr. #9, Brantford | 519-900-6204

Bell City Brewing Company opened...


Have you heard...#BrantfordDelivers?

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 12:00 AM

While we all want to do our part to flatten the curve, social distancing and the mandated closing of non-essential businesses brings hardships and stress for individuals and for many of the small businesses in our community.  The good news is, you can help to support our local businesses now so that we can enjoy their services and products long after this is over.

A new social media initiative #Brantforddelivers, started by Jennifer Babister, local realtor with Royal Lepage Action Realty, is...


“Take Me, Make Me, Bake Me” Kits Available From Mercasa

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:00 AM

Brantford's own Mercasa Little Italy Eatery & Catering, located at 195 Henry St., is the place to go for some delicious, ready-to-eat homecooked Italian fare. 

Mercasa is open for business during the COVID-19 pandemic and accepting pre-orders for ready-to-go meals. Mercasa gives you everything you need to prepare your own delicious meal at home in as quickly as 2 minutes. The serving options are double (feeds two) or family (feeds five). They are also currently running a ‘Take Me, Make...