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Vegan & Vegetarian Spots in Brantford

Posted on Wednesday, March 08, 2023 01:13 PM

Looking for more plant based meals in Brantford? Navigating where to eat when you have dietary restrictions can be difficult, here are some must-try vegan friendly spots around Brantford.

Lettuce Live

Lettuce Live is a conscious, plant-forward eatery offering healthy take-away food. Their goal is to create a community that celebrates conscious lifestyle choices and inclusivity of varying preferences. They are committed to full bellies, nutrient dense ingredients and plant-forward offerings.


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Best Poutine Spots in Brantford

Posted on Thursday, March 02, 2023 09:01 AM

A truly Canadian creation, poutine was created in Quebec in the 1950’s when a chef received feedback from customers that cheese curds only on French fries was becoming cold too quickly. So the quirky combo of fries, cheese curds and a “healthy” portion of gravy on top became a Canadian favourite! Check out these local spots and treat yourself to the perfect poutine dish.

Spool Gourmet Poutine & Mac ‘n Cheese

Spool Gourmet Poutine & Mac 'n Cheese, located inside The Rope Factory, is the perfect...

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Best Spots in Brantford to Enjoy a Cocktail

Posted on Saturday, February 25, 2023 08:36 AM

Brantford offers a vibrant drink scene with a range of unique and welcoming cocktail spots. Whether you're looking for a cozy lounge or a lively patio, there's a place for you to enjoy some delicious cocktails. Here are some of the best spots in Brantford to enjoy your drink:

  • Sociable Kitchen + Tavern is a popular spot for cocktails and good times. This trendy restaurant and bar features a spacious patio with ample seating, making it the perfect spot to gather with friends. Their cocktail menu...

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Basement Kitchen: Made by a Canadian-Italian Pizzaiolo

Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2023 10:14 AM

Liborio (Lee), a Canadian-born son of Italian immigrants, has always been deeply connected to his cultural heritage, language, and family traditions. He spent 20 years working in marketing in Brantford, but his love for cooking and passion for creating delicious meals remained an important part of his life.

However, it wasn't until the early months of the recent pandemic that Lee's passion for cooking truly took off. He started making bread and other meals more frequently for his family, and...

Black History Month 2023

Black History Month 2023: Black-owned businesses in Brantford

Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2023 02:08 PM

February is Black History Month, a time that recognizes the historic and ongoing struggles toward racial equality and celebrates the experiences and accomplishments of Black Canadians. Today, we are highlighting a number of Black-owned tourism businesses in Brantford. 

"Brantford is home to dozens of Black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs. Supporting these businesses helps Brantford's Black community build generational wealth. Contributing to these businesses is an opportunity to improve our...