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A bite-by-bite tour of the region

Sip, savour and sample the flavours of Central Nova Scotia, all while connecting with the people who create unique culinary delights from exclusive gourmet or traditional Maritime fare to one-of-a kind beer, wine and spirits.


Experience the sweetness of pure maple syrup, pick a sun-warmed seasonal berry fresh from the field, sample award-winning cheese while taking in a magnificent view of the Bay of Fundy, or hand-crafted artisan chocolate by the Northumberland Strait.


Jost Vineyards

The largest of Devonian Coast Wineries’ vineyards, Jost Vineyards is nestled in the gentle hills and sheltered coastal inlets of the Northumberland shores. The longest operating and largest winery in Nova Scotia, Jost Vineyards is a pioneer of the Nova Scotia wine industry producing distinctive wines and styles, which have won hundreds of national and international awards.



Appleton Chocolates Company

261 Main St, Tatamagouche

Stop by the showroom on Main Street in Tatamagouche to see what magical creations chocolatier Michael has created. They always have classic maple truffles with locally sourced ingredients, as well as a rotating selection of fine chocolates such as vanilla bean caramel pralines or gianduja ganache.

Big Al’s

9 Station Rd, Tatamagouche

Big Al's restaurant in Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia is a beloved culinary institution that has been delighting locals and visitors alike for years. Located in the heart of town, Big Al's exudes a warm and welcoming atmosphere that instantly makes you feel like part of the community. The menu at Big Al's is filled with classic favourites, from hearty burgers and sandwiches to delectable seafood dishes and flavourful pasta creations. With generous portions, Big Al's caters to every taste and appetite. Whether you're stopping by for a quick lunch or enjoying a leisurely dinner, Big Al's guarantees a memorable dining experience that embodies the heart and soul of Tatamagouche.

Big River Café

6 Main Street East, Stewiacke

Big River Cafe in Stewiacke, Nova Scotia is a delightful culinary haven that captures the essence of small-town charm. This quaint cafe offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that makes you feel right at home. As soon as you walk up to the window, you are greeted with a friendly smile and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee. The menu at Big River Cafe boasts an array of delicious handmade goodies, there's something to satisfy every craving. With its picturesque location and dedication to serving up wholesome and flavourful treats, Big River Cafe is a beloved destination for locals and visitors alike, embodying the heart and soul of Stewiacke, Nova Scotia.

Brookfield Bakery & Café

652 Highway 2, Brookfield

The cafe features from scratch, homemade breakfasts and lunches featuring fresh items from the bakery. The binding ingredient in the bakery and cafes is they proudly make 90% of the food they serve, from scratch. The recipes used have been handed down, altered and perfected by the bakers over the years. The family hopes to continue to grow and expand, while always offering their customers a cozy down home feel when they arrive.

Coldstream Clear Distillery

87 Main Street West, Stewiacke

Coldstream Clear Distillery offers a wide range of products including vodkas, rums, liqueurs, and Nova Scotia’s original vodka soda in a can. All are made with the finest ingredients and water from a natural artisan spring deep beneath rural Nova Scotia. Visitors to the distillery have the opportunity to taste any products they wish and learn the fascinating process of creating world class spirits.

Creamery Square

39 Creamery Road, Tatamagouche

An historic waterfront development site in Tatamagouche, located along the Northumberland Shore’s scenic Sunrise Trail driving route. Boasts a unique combination of exciting and interactive visitor activities, including a Farmer's Market, The Heritage Centre, The Arts Centre and The Boat Shop.

Derado’s Pizzareia

275 Main Street, Tatamagouche

Derado's Pizza and Donair in Tatamagouche Nova Scotia, is a beloved local eatery that has become a go-to spot for both residents and visitors seeking delicious and satisfying meals. Known for their exceptional pizzas and mouthwatering donairs, Derado's has earned a reputation for its high-quality ingredients, friendly service, and welcoming atmosphere. Whether you're in the mood for a classic pepperoni pizza or a loaded donair with all the fixings, Derado's never fails to deliver on-taste and flavour.

Downtown Truro Patios


Sit on a downtown patio and watch the world go by! Enjoy a cold beverage and great food, including dishes made with local ingredients, while soaking up some rays. Check out some patios in Truro this summer and fall!


337 Prince Street, Truro

Fletcher's Restaurant in Truro, Nova Scotia, is a beloved dining establishment that has been satisfying appetites and creating lasting memories for locals and visitors alike. Fletcher's is renowned for its diverse menu, featuring a wide array of culinary delights that cater to various tastes and dietary preferences. From hearty breakfast options to delectable seafood dishes, and flavourful vegetarian creations, Fletcher's menu has something to please everyone. The restaurant's commitment to using locally sourced ingredients ensures that each dish is fresh, flavourful, and reflective of the region's culinary heritage.

Frank & Gino’s

286 Robie Street, Truro

Frank & Gino's Grill & Pasta House in Truro is a culinary gem that has been delighting locals and visitors alike with its delectable cuisine. Nestled in the heart of Truro, this inviting restaurant offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere, perfect for enjoying a memorable dining experience. Frank & Gino's prides itself on serving dishes crafted with love and attention to detail. From classic pasta dishes like homemade lasagna and chicken carbonara to mouthwatering grilled meats and seafood, their menu caters to all tastes and cravings.

Fundy Scoops

309 Hwy 311, North River

Fundy Scoops Dairy Bar is a social enterprise put together by Big Brothers Big Sisters in Truro. Located right on the water, Fundy Scoops is the perfect place to sit back and enjoy some delicious ice cream. All proceeds go directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester’s volunteer-based youth mentorship programs to help young people reach their full potential. So come on out, enjoy some delicious ice cream, and support a good cause!

Hub Grub

41 Inglis Pl, Truro

Hub Grub in Truro, Nova Scotia is a haven for burger enthusiasts seeking a mouthwatering culinary experience. As soon as you step inside, you're greeted with the enticing aroma of sizzling patties and freshly baked buns. The menu at Hub Grub Burgers boasts an impressive selection of gourmet burgers, each handcrafted with premium ingredients and bursting with flavour, there's a burger to suit every taste. Vegetarian options are also available, ensuring everyone can indulge in the goodness of the burger. Hub Grub Burgers has become a favourite destination in Truro, offering a tantalizing experience that satisfies both cravings and culinary desires.


Sugar Moon Farm

The perfect hiking destination. You’ll find easy access to over 30 km of wilderness trails right in the neighbourhood. Pre-order some take-out from the restaurant, pick up some maple treats to take home and head out to explore the area. These trails are great to hike year round!



Irwin lake Chalets

You deserve to escape from life’s daily hustle and bustle. At Irwin Lake Chalets, you can live at Mother Nature’s pace. They offer a variety of cottage rentals in Nova Scotia, which provide peace and serenity to you and your party. By staying at their fully featured cottages, you have the chance to rest and recharge.

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