5 Local Businesses You Should Visit Now

Try something new and refreshing - These 5 businesses all offer something different and fabulous!

Mike's Lunch

Comfort food and good company make a winning combination for the popular downtown eatery, Mike's Lunch. The local spot offers up homemade dishes with a side of conversation, making it a favourite for regulars and newcomers alike.

See how owner Darlene Sawer makes one of her signature dishes: the hamburger poutine.

 R. loft

R.loft is a new active wear clothing store inspired by well-being. The boutique not only exclusively offers the athleisure brand Lolë, but also serves as a community hub for fitness groups and meet-ups.

The boutique is located in the R.A.M. - Fitness and Cycling Studio at 145 Northern Avenue. More information on R.loft can be found on their Facebook page.

Vibe Eatery & Juice Co.

Plant-based, organic dishes are on the menu at the Sault's newest restaurant. Vibe Eatery & Juice Co. recently opened its doors at 112 March Street, offering nutrition-packed breakfast, lunch and dinner options. Cold pressed juices and a variety of smoothies are also served fresh at Vibe, located in the heart of downtown.

For more information on Vibe, visit their Facebook page.

Christi's Kitchen

The new baking business, which creates a variety of desserts and specialty cakes, is located at 1340 Great Northern Road.

The bakery also serves as an artist's space, where a number of local artisans will have their work on display and available for purchase.

For more information on Christi's Kitchen, visit their Facebook page

The King's Lounge - Barber Shop & Salon

Visit The King'e Lounge on Queen Street, where traditional barbershop services meet with modern styling to create a full-service shop and salon. 

The new business is hoping to be another driving force in the revitalization of downtown Sault Ste. Marie. More information on The King's Lounge, located at 512 Queen Street East, can be found on their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/thekingsloungessm

About Dionne Elgie

Dionne Elgie grew up in Sault Ste. Marie and has a deep personal love for this city, and like many Saultites, a real passion for the great outdoors. Along with her team at DIG (Digital Intelligence Group)—she works with Tourism Sault Ste. Marie to curate compelling travel stories and collect truly useful tour tips that appeal to both local residents and out-of-town visitors. You can contact Dionne at dionne@digdeep.ca—she’d love to hear from you!

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