Celebrate Halifax's Culinary Diversity at ByBlacks Restaurant Week 2023 Spring Edition

Celebrate Halifax's Culinary Diversity at ByBlacks Restaurant Week 2023 Spring Edition

< Back to Articles | Topics: Guest Post | Published: May 3, 2023

Nova Scotian foodies get ready to be blown away with diverse and rich cuisine as ByBlacks Restaurant Week (BRW) returns with a week-long celebration of flavours, textures, and aromas.

From May 15 to 21, the Spring Edition (SE) of BRW 2023 will feature a variety of mouth-watering cuisines, and dining experiences that showcase the culinary expertise of Black-owned restaurants throughout Canada.

Here are seven participating restaurants from Nova Scotia, sponsored by The Black Opportunity Fund and supported by The Black Business Initiative.

1. Brawta Jamaican Jerk Joint - 1567 Grafton St, Halifax, NS

Cuisine Type: Jamaican | Dining Type: Dine-in & Take-out

Bringing the best Jamaican dining experience to Halifax, Brawta Jamaican Jerk Joint is a popular restaurant that specializes in authentic Jamaican cuisine, offering classic dishes like Jamaican jerk chicken and pork, as well as vegetarian options such as Ital stew and vegan patties.

Follow them on Instagram.

2. Efty Dishes - 70 Lacewood Drive, Halifax, NS

Cuisine Type: Nigerian | Dining Type: Dine-in & Take-out

Efty Dishes is on a mission to make African cuisine top of mind for Halifax residents, and satisfy each customer with affordable yet quality and delicious meals. Make sure to follow Effy Dishes on Instagram for a peek at what they have to offer.

3. Franyz Kitchen - 1000 Sackville Drive, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Cuisine Type: Nigerian | Dining Type: Take-out & Dine-in

Franyz Kitchen is bringing Port-Harcourt, Nigeria to Halfax. Known for their unique dishes, Franyz is the perfect spot for Halifax residents to try something new.

Follow Franyz Kitchen on Instagram.

4. Jamdouns Food Truck - 17b Herring Cove Rd, Halifax, NS

Cuisine Type: Jamaican | Dining Type: Take-out

Jamdouns is a food truck that serves up a taste of authentic Jamaican cuisine, and is a must-visit for anyone looking for flavorful and authentic Caribbean food to enjoy.

Follow Jamdouns on Instagram

5. Mary’s African Cuisine - 1701 Barrington St, Halifax, NS

Cuisine Type: Ghanian | Dining Type: Take-out & Dine-in

Mary's African Cuisine is more than just a restaurant, it's a culinary journey through Ghana. With Chef Mary at the helm, who has 30 years of experience, you’ll be in good hands when you dine at this Halifax gem.

Follow Mary's African Cuisine.

6. Opus Cafe & Catering - 18 Wilfred Jackson Way, NS

Cuisine Type: Breakfast | Dining Type: Take-out & Dine-in

Opus Cafe is a restaurant located in the heart of downtown Halifax that offers a cozy and casual atmosphere for an all-day breakfast. Their menu features homemade baked goods, traditional breakfast dishes and good coffee to put a spring in your step.

Follow Opus Cafe on Facebook!

7. R&B Kitchen - 760A Main Street Dartmouth, NS

Cuisine Type: Fusion Caribbean / Soul | Dining Type: Take-out

R&B Kitchen is a Halifax-based restaurant that specializes in southern-style and Caribbean cuisine. From classic dishes like mac and cheese, and fried chicken to BBQ ribs and waffles .

Follow R&B Kitchen on Instagram.

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