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Cool Treats in Brantford

Posted on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 11:31 AM

It’s summertime, and when the heat gets too much for you, reach for a cool treat! You don’t have to go very far to get a cool treat in Brantford with loads of great ice cream shops spread out across the city, including: Dairee Delight, Baskin Robbins, OMG! Ice Cream & Frozen Treats, LaDiperie and Duey’s Ice Cream.

Dairee Delite is a 50s style ice cream shop serving classic treats since 1953 like dipped soft serve cones (with flavours like toasted coconut, birthday cake and blue raspberry!), milkshakes,...

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Le Chocolat du Savoie

Posted on Monday, July 11, 2022 09:00 AM

Calling all sweet tooths! Le Chocolat du Savoie, located at 270 King George, is the place for you! Owner Annette Savoie brings over 30 years of candy and chocolate experience to provide Brantford with decadent treats.

Le Chocolat du Savoie offers online ordering and in store shopping, as well as gift packages; boxes of chocolate, truffles and caramels; seasonal treats; and so much more! Come check out yourself how amazing these locally made chocolates are.

Check out their website at for...

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Spool: Gourmet Poutine and Mac 'n Cheese

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:57 AM

In early 2020, the owners of the Rope Factory launched Spool, a popup take-out and delivery restaurant. This endeavor was supposed to be a 12 week temporary project and now more than two years later, Spool has moved into its own dedicated space right across from the Rope Factory in the Cordage Heritage District (111 Sherwood Dr.) Spool offers gourmet poutine and mac ’n cheese that you can’t get anywhere else.

Spool uses fresh, local ingredients in all their dishes and is proud to support many local...

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A Taste of Italy in Brantford: Gran Sasso

Posted on Monday, June 27, 2022 09:00 AM

Family owned and operated by Dan and Patty Mercante, you can’t go wrong with these fine Italian eats located at 98 Paris Road!

Gran Sasso is a very beautiful mountain in the region of Abruzzo, Italy. In those mountains lies a quiet little town called Castelli. About 70 years ago, the Mercante family immigrated from Castelli, Italy to Brantford, Ontario.

Having themselves visited those mountains on a few trips and having fallen in love with them, they uniquely decided on that name for their restaurant.


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Nine North

Posted on Monday, June 27, 2022 09:00 AM

Looking for exceptional Vietnamese and Thai dining? Look no further than Nine North, located at 86 Dalhousie Street, in the heart of downtown Brantford.

Nine North's mission is to create an authentic and memorable dining experience for each and every guest. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day, and with a variety of gluten-friendly and vegetarian options available, they have something for everyone to enjoy!

Their most popular dishes include Chicken Pad Thai and the Rice Combo, but...