Eat and Drink

If you're a poutine purist, you might not like this. Newfoundland poutine is a unique version of the classic Canadian dish with an interesting ingredient.

Canada is home to many unique and tasty secrets, like a Nanaimo bar trail, a Nova Scotia ice cream flavour, a winter cocktail and more.

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This takes the dining experience to a whole new level. The JAG Hotel in St. John's is getting creative when it comes to ensuring physical distancing at its restaurant. Now people will be dining next to mannequins.

Located in downtown St. John's, this boutique hotel is finally allowed to let people back into Exile, its in-house restaurant, again.

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No doubt there is a LOT of talent in Newfoundland, especially when it comes to the arts.  Specifically tattoo artists. Tattoos are a beautiful form of art that generally carry a lot of meaning so you wanna be sure you choose the right person so that you can love your body art. 

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The only thing that can make a dinner date better is an amazing view. Given that Newfoundland is an island, the downtown area in St. John's has some amazing restaurants near the harbour. 

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These unique eateries provide you with endless options other than a plate of veggies and tofu.  If you've just made the decision to stop eating animal products, or have been committed for years, here are some of the best vegan/vegetarian options you need to try in St. John's.

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Is it cheat day yet?¬†Does it even matter when the sun's up and the city has some of the most creamy and delicious milkshakes around? It doesn‚Äôt matter what type of milkshake you're into‚ÄĒ you'll probably be able to find it here in the St. John‚Äôs area. Get ready, these delicious milkshakes will have everyone in your yard.

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Bourbon in your milkshake? No problem. Is soft serve is your preference, no sweat. Prefer your shake simple and classic... we found the place! Here are some of the tastiest milkshakes you can find in St. John's and the perfect way to cool down and chill out this summer. 

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There is so much talent in St. John's. So many young entrepreneurs tearing up the scene with their amazing business ideas. From bath bombs, to crafting amazing woodworking their perseverance is outstanding! With work this good, it will be easy to support your local community. Amazing amounts of creativity flooding the St. John's community makes me so proud to be from here. I'm sure everyone can relate. 

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So without further adieu, let's get down to it. Here are some of the best local businesses that are totally killing it on Instagram. Give them a follow, and always support local when you can!

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When you live in such a beautiful province there's no shortage of fun things to do during the Summer months. Newfoundland is the prime location for hiking, swimming, whale watching and just enjoying the fresh air. Where else can you see whales, bald eagles and chill out on the beach in one spot? There is no excuse to be bored this Summer with so many festivals and fun events going on around the province.

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Everyone has their "I scream for ice cream" craving - that moment when you start jonseing for a rocky road or chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream. We all know how serious an ice cream craving can be. That's why we created a list of the best spots on the Rock to satisfy your sweet tooth. There's no messing around when it comes to ice cream.

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This summer get ready to hike your cheeme off! With a boat load of treks along the East Coast Trail to pick from you'll be tuckered out by the end of the summer. Every path has its own unique features. From whale sightings, beautiful waterfalls, amazing landscapes and more. You can't miss out on any of these trails, so make it a point to conquer them all!

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If it's one thing St. John's is known for it's their wide variety of pubs and bars. Loved by many whiles others share a love/hate relationship. These bars are full of good times, laughs and sometimes questionable behaviours. They attract people from all walks of life and various age groups. 

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Who doesn't love a beautiful waterfront cottage? Gorgeous green space, magical waves and a place to soak up the sun. It's always the best medicine for a hectic and busy life. A place to calm your bones but at the same time a place to have boat loads of fun.  

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