Open for decades just beside Pizza Corner, head shop Mary Janes has closed. They have also closed their Lower Sackville and Sydney locations.

Trattoria da Claudio has closed on Dresden but has already been replaced by Twist Bar & Lounge primarily Indian street food with (wait for it) … a twist. There are also lots of vegetarian options on the menu.

The Boss Plaza on Supreme Court in Fairview has trio of things to talk about; The North Grill House a Chinese BBQ,  a Peking duck and Chinese restaurant called Duck King have both have opened.  .Macao Imperial Tea (bubble) is opening soon. Across the intersection, Filipino eatery Ala Eh is now open.

Comfort Foodies is open 3-7 Fri-Sun at 3540 Novalea Dr. It is currently listed as a pop up butthe menu has Birria (Tacos, Ramen, Quesadilla or Nachos) and a variety of deep fried Oreos. Last Thursday they also ran a Jerk chicken special.


The kitchen at Gus’ Pub, Los Amigos has closed but Pan-Asian restaurant The Feasts who recently left Quinpool Road will soon replace it.


 Burrito/Taco joint Mozzarrito replacing what was the Burrito Jax in Cole Harbour

Wrap N’ Roll is coming to 619 Sackville Dr (same plaza as Randy’s) “made-in-house tortilla bar”

A long time staple of Saint John , Indian restaurant Royal King is opening a location in Sackville where Long Dragon was.

Berwick based brewery Smokehouse is opening a taproom in the new building on Agricola Street at May.

Sri Lankan Takeout, Curry Hut is opening at 205 Pleasant Street (same plaza as Pleasant St Diner)

Activate a digital interactive games experience,  is coming to Dartmouth Crossing this summer to the former Bouclair.