Your North End Guide to Holiday Party Food
The holidays are busy! This year, sit back and relax, and leave the holiday cooking to the professionals! We have compiled a list of businesses that are ready to take care of the holiday cooking for you, and all of them can be found within the North End of Halifax!
Local Baked Goods
Luke's Small Goods
Located at 2393 Agricola Street, Luke's Small Goods is offering scones, croissants, take-and-bake cookie dough and more for their Christmas Eve pre-orders! Orders are open until Thursday, December 22nd, and will be ready for pick-up at their store-front on December 24th. Place your Luke's Small Goods Christmas Eve pre-order here.
Located at 2063 Gottingen Street, LF Bakery has a loooong list of breads and pastries available for pre-order this holiday! Orders must be placed in-store by Sunday, December 18th, and picked up on December 24th. Take a look at their holiday pre-order list on their Instagram page here.
Located at 2306 Gottingen Street, Fortune Doughnuts creates a variety of fun and delicious doughnuts every day! And, during the holiday season, they create an assortment of festive-themed treats. Doughnuts can be purchased Wednesday-Sunday, from 8:30am-6:00pm (or until sold out!) at their store-front location. Special orders can be placed online here, or by calling (902)422-0262.
Creative Cup Cafe
Located at 2792 Gottingen Street, Creative Cup Cafe has Holiday Sweet Trays full of cookies and other sweet treats that are available for pickup until December 23rd. Check out their Holiday Sweet Tray on their Facebook page here.
Dee Dee's Ice Cream
Located at 5668 Cornwallis Street, Dee Dee's Ice Cream offers a variety of holiday-themed ice creams and sorbets, including candy cane and eggnog flavours. Holiday orders must be placed before December 19th, and be picked up December 21st or 22nd. Holiday orders can be placed here.
Finger Foods & Charcuterie
Located at 2157 Gottingen Street, Ratinaud has everything you'll need to created a perfect charcuterie board! They also offer pre-made charcuterie boards and gift boxes - perfect for the holidays. You can find information on their custom boards and boxes here.
Located at 2665 Agricola Street, Brothers Meats offers a delicious and carefully prepared deli meats! They also offer two types of party trays (meat and cheese tray, and sandwich tray) that is perfect to bring to a holiday party. Their deli meats can be purchased in-store Monday to Saturday. Looking for more information? Give them a call at (902)455-8774.
Local Fish & Seafood
Located at 2867 Isleville Street, Afishionado Fishmongers offers locally sourced seafood! Christmas orders must be made by Tuesday, December 20th, and picked up December 22nd. They also have their New Years Eve orders available: order by Tuesday, December 27th, and pick up December 29th. Holiday orders can be placed here.
Vegan & Vegetarian Options
Real Fake Meats
Located at 2278 Gottingen Street, Real Fake Meats is Halifax's first vegan butcher shop! Unfortunately (for us) their Holiday orders are sold out! But, don't worry - they still have some delicious options in-store. They have a wide variety of plant-based cheese and dips; perfect for a holiday party! Plus, they have vegan turkey and ham, which is perfect for your vegan friends during a holiday meal. Visit them in-store, or make online orders here.
Located at 2290 Gottingen Street, Springhouse Market is Halifax's first plant-based grocery market! They have a great assortment of vegan holiday candies available for purchase, as well as some vegan cheesecakes available for pre-order! Pre-orders must be made by Tuesday, December 20th, and picked up on December 23rd or 24th. Check out their Holiday treats and specials here.
Located at 2530 Agricola Street, Local Source offers local, fresh, seasonal farmed goods (which make the best ingredients for cooking a holiday dinner!) Pick up your seasonal veg in-store Tuesday to Sunday, from 10:00am-7:00pm.
Jane's Next Door
Located at 2053 Gottingen Street, Jane's Next Door is offering take-home Christmas family dinners! They have dinner for 2 people, 4 people, 6 people, and 8 people. Orders must be made by Tuesday, December 20th, and picked up on December 23rd or 24th. If you can't pick it up, they are offering delivery as well! Place your online orders here.