5 Local Businesses You Can Support in Orléans
Supporting local businesses is what community is all about. Every neighbourhood has “that spot” all the locals know about, where you can have a great time, get a cool gift, or enjoy a meal so delicious you can’t stop thinking about it. Orléans is full of shops, restaurants, and services you can support to keep everything local!
Looking for a unique gift you couldn’t find at a big box store? Blanc&turquoise at 4-3712 Innes Road features kitchen and home accessories, plants, jewelry, bath and body products, and much more. Owner Celine Rioux opened the shop in 2014 after teaching in the community for years, now curating an inventory of gifts from local artists, artisans, and Canadian distributors.
St. Martha's Brasserie d'Orléans
According to St. Martha's Brasserie d'Orléans, their goal is to provide “a dining experience that not only nourishes the body but feeds the soul while conjuring up emotions of home cooking, comfort food and a sense of belonging to family, friends & community.” Their menu is rooted in history, using a French approach to cooking, but their menu is anything but out of touch. Enjoy risotto, ratatouille, Woodstone® pizzas, and much more at 503 - 3095 St. Joseph Blvd.
Many people picked up new hobbies over the last two years, while others have been dedicated hobbyists for years. No matter your experience, Orléans Hobbies on St. Joseph Blvd. has what you need! From puzzles to telescopes to remote control planes, this locally owned business has been helping the community keep up with what they love since 1984.
Country Moments Spa
Who couldn’t use a little relaxation? Country Moments Spa at 3470 Trim Road offers manicures, pedicures, facials, lash lifting and more, all within an antique farmhouse. Owner Amanda Watson has been an aesthetician since 2008 and wanted to create a space where people could unwind in the country. You can even book a spa party with your friends for a full day of serenity.
Bite Burger House
Experience the next level of burgers at Bite Burger House. Using only local meats and cheeses, owners Glen and Bettina have put their own high-end twist on classic comfort foods. With creative burgers like the Aporkaclypse, FunGuy, Curd You Believe It, and Chuck a Chuck of Burnin' Love, you’ll want to keep coming back so you can try every option!
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