Running from May 15 to May 21, BRW 2023 SE will feature the best of Canada's Black-owned restaurants, serving up a curated mix of Caribbean, African, and other delicious cuisine from all over the diaspora.
We've put together a list of the best Black-owned restaurants in Atlantic Canada that you simply must try. See them below.
1567 Grafton St, Halifax, NS
Cuisine Type: Jamaican | Dining Type: Dine-in & Take-out
Brawta Jamaican Jerk Joint is a popular restaurant located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, that specializes in authentic Jamaican cuisine. Their menu offers a wide variety of dishes, from classic Jamaican jerk chicken and pork to vegetarian options like the Ital stew and vegan patties. The restaurant prides itself on bringing the best dining experience. Brawta Jamaican Jerk Joint is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for an authentic taste of Jamaica in Halifax. Follow them on Instagram.
759 Main Street, Moncton, NB
Cuisine Type: Nigerian | Dining Type: Dine-in & Take-out
Dalas African Cuisine specializes in authentic West African dishes. Their menu includes a wide range of meat and vegetarian options, such as jollof rice, fried plantains, and spicy goat meat stew. Follow Dalas African Cuisine on Instagram.
1000 Sackville Drive, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Cuisine Type: Nigerian | Dining Type: Take-out & Dine-in
Franyz Kitchen offers a taste of authentic Port-Harcourt style of Nigerian cuisine. The menu includes a variety of dishes from barbequed fish, and plantains to peppered turkey wings and puff puff. Follow Franyz Kitchen on Instagram.
17b Herring Cove Rd, Halifax, NS
Cuisine Type: Jamaican | Dining Type: Take-out
Jamdouns is a food truck offering a menu of authentic Jamaican cuisine that includes everything from jerk chicken, oxtail, and vegetarian options. Jamdouns is a must-visit for anyone looking for a flavorful and authentic taste of Jamaican cuisine. Follow Jamdouns on Instagram.
1701 Barrington St, Halifax, NS
Cuisine Type: Ghanian | Dining Type: Take-out & Dine-in
Described as a "culinary journey through the heart of Africa", Mary's African Cuisine is a restaurant located in Halifax, Nova Scotia that specializes in authentic Ghanaian dishes and offers a diverse menu that includes vegetarian options, beef stews and dessert dishes. The restaurant is owned and operated by Mary, who brings her passion for African heritage and 30 years of culinary experience to Halifax. Follow Mary's African Cuisine.