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Hub of the Waterfront District: The Common Market

Tables and chairs of different heights and shapes welcome visitors of The Common Market as if it were a home away from home. A passion for food and coffee led one-time graphic designer Louise Stalker from the hustle and bustle of Toronto to the charming city of Kingston. Inspired by the history, diverse culture and great food, The Common Market was established in 2010 at…

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Wine & Food

A Place Like No Other: Sir John’s Public House

Once a trained curator and historian for the federal government, now entrepreneur and restaurateur Paul Fortier has had quite the journey in Kingston with his company, Jessup Food and Heritage. With locations that include Renaissance Event Venue, Fort Henry Restaurants and his recent establishment of Sir John’s Public House, Jessup Food and Heritage is taking Kingston by storm. Envisioned to be a traditional and casual Scottish Pub…

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