With the weather warming up and the snow now long gone, Haligonians are flocking to Dartmouth Commons to visit the gorgeous cherry blossom trees. This seasonal phenomenon is currently at it’s peak and is truly an Instagrammer’s paradise! Make a date out of your visit by checking out some amazing local businesses in Downtown Dartmouth. Pick up some delicious takeout for a picnic in the park, grab a locally brewed coffee for the walk over or find your new favourite self-care product. Here are our top 6 spots to visit on your way to view the cherry blossoms!
This authentic Japanese restaurant located on Ochterloney St is the perfect stop on your trip to the cherry blossoms for picking up some delicious sushi takeout. This picnic in the park is giving us all the good spring vibes!
2. Battery Park Beerbar & Eatery
Feeling thirsty? Battery Park features 15 rotating beer bar taps plus 4 more in their very popular Backyard Beer Garden! They plan to open up their patio soon so be sure to stop by to find your new favourite craft beer.
3. Two If By Sea Cafe
Create a Parisian picnic in the park by picking up some sweet and savoury baked goods from this downtown cafe.
4. Yeah Yeahs Pizza
This highly-addictive local pizza joint is serving up delicious pies – the ultimate takeout food!
5. Dear Friend
This cozy cocktail and wine bar in the heart of Downtown Dartmouth also has a beautiful outdoor Cocktail Garden! Enjoy good vibes, crafted cocktails and delicious bar bites.
6. Sprout Therapy Wellness Bar
Sprout Therapy offers delicious healthy bowls, smoothies, juices and more at their Downtown Dartmouth location! They also offer tons of plant-based wellness products that you can bring home with you for an at-home spa night after your day at the park.
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