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St. Joseph Island Virtual Marketplace

Check out our virtual marketplace to find out what's open on St. Joseph Island. Shop local and support your community!

Visit some of St. Joseph Island's restaurants that are currently offering take-out, delivery, curbside pickup or patio dining, and retail shops. Want to be included? Please email to update or provide new information.

It's so important to support the local economy as Ontario starts to reopen. We love our family-owned retailers and restaurants and we're proud to shop local! It's pretty easy to do with so many incredible places to shop here. With that in mind, check out all the places that are open for business on St. Joseph Island.


Restaurants are currently offering delivery or curbside pickup, and as of June 12th, outdoor dining. You can even order alcohol to go with your meal! Here’s a list of restaurants that are currently open in some capacity.

Camille's Island Café


Camille's Island Café offers a variety of options including speciality burgers & poutines, gluten-free products, homemade breads & pies and more!
Tel: (705) 908-3031

Black Bear Café and Eatery


Enjoy fresh made breakfast, lunch, a pastry, ice cream or your favourite coffee. Try their Roman-style pizza and choose the toppings you love most!
Tel: (705) 246-7820

Oh Sweet Treats / Grannies Chip Wagon

Fresh to order comfort food with a few delicious twists! Save room for their deep fried ice cream with island-made maple syrup. 

Fannie's on the Island

Frannie's on the Island is a family style farm to table restaurant. Delivering home country cooking with local & eco-friendly flair! Their takeout menu is available Wednesday - Saturday 11:00am - 6:00pm.
Tel: (705) 246-3703

Retail & Services

St. Joseph Island essential services such as gas stations continue to operate with safety measures in place. As retail shops and other services start to reopen the level of service may change. Please contact the individual business for further information.

Moose Sweats

Moose Sweats

Founded in 1980, Moose Sweats offers quality fair-trade merchandise, wooden toys, local art. pottery, children's books, home furnishings, stuffed toys and more!
Tel: (705) 246-2777  Email:

Island Market


The Island Market is obsessed with fresh, high quality, great tasting food! From local fish and meats, to just-picked local organic produce, to all the great brand names you rely on, this little grocery store makes a big difference on St Joseph Island!
Tel: (705) 246-2500  Email:

Kentvale Home Hardware


Kentvale Home Hardware is a general store that has grown and matured through four generations of the Kent family. The store is best known for its diversified hardware selection but many other departments can be found while poking around the many nooks and crannies at Kentvale.
Tel: (705) 246-2002  Email:

Island Timber Mart


Island Timber Mart provides customers with quality products, expert advice, and exceptional service for home building supplies & home installation services.
Tel: (705) 246-2475

Whipawheel Farm Store

Photo Credit: Sandra J. Trainor

The Whipwheel Farm Store offers farm fresh, non gmo, antibiotic free meats and eggs. Fresh seasonal produce is available throughout the year and is subject to availability. Additionally, other local farm products and crafts are available.
Tel: (705) 971-5932   Email:

The Deal House


Located in beautiful downtown Richards Landing, The Deal House is a new and exciting hip fashion boutique that has something for everyone!  At The Deal House, you will find brand name fashion, clothing, handbags, shoes and accessories.

Richards Landing Municipal Marina


The Richards Landing Municipal Marina is a full service marina with gas, shower and laundry facilities. Slips in the West Basin have 30 and 50 amp power and water at dockside, shoreline boardwalk and adjoining grassy area with picnic tables which makes a great place to set up the BBQ. The East Basin offers transient slips for quick access to downtown services or for diners attending one of the three local restaurants
Tel: (705) 246-0254  Email:

Virtual Experiences

The Lounge Presents: The Go North Festival

THURSDAY, JULY 2nd, 2020


CION and DNO Present: The Lounge, an online concert series featuring music curated from Northern Ontario Festivals and select Northern Ontario Films. The Go North Music Festival is a one-day music festival held on Beautiful St. Joseph Island The day-long family-friendly event features a variety of musical acts primarily from across Canada. The music ranges from blues and folk, to rock and pop, with a focus on new music and excellent local talent.

The show will air live on this Facebook event and at

For more information about the restaurants, retail, services that are available for St. Joseph Island, please visit the town's website.

About Cory St. Pierre

As a member of the Algoma Country staff, I enjoy hiking and the great outdoors. I hope my stories encourage you to explore and plan your next vacation to the Algoma region.