In Sunset Country, there are many small local businesses who depend on our support. Today, it's more important than ever to shop locally.
Please consider supporting the following businesses in the Dryden and Vermilion Bay area.
Restaurants have been offering delivery or curbside pickup meals, and as of June 12th, restaurants can offer outdoor dining. There are many options to choose from and you can even order alcohol to go with your meal! Let’s continue to show support to our friends in the food & beverage industry. Here’s a list of those restaurants that are currently open in some capacity:
807-223-8622 • Email • Facebook
Offering: Specializing in Indian food, we have butter chicken, paneer, lemon pepper chicken, lamb samosa, and a variety of Candian choices.
Guidelines: We are pick up or delivery only. Provincial guidelines for sanitation and disinfection are followed.
Patricia inn family restaurant
807-223-2210 • Facebook
Offering: Pick-up is available for our regular menu items as well as our great daily specials. We have frozen meals available for pick up as well.
Western winds restaurant
807-223-8708 • Facebook
Offering: Pick up is available on our full menu plus daily specials at our takeout window on the Whyte Avenue side of the building.
Many of our local shops have been offering online shopping and curbside pick-up, and many of them are now open for in-person shopping. Please be considerate and follow their guidelines. It's for the employees and your own safety. Indulge yourself with a variety of shopping throughout the town and discover locally made items, sporting equipment, trendy clothing stores and much more.
596 Handyman Services
705-465-0968 • Email
Offering: Offering handyman services, cleaning services, junk removal, and moving services.
807-223-7123 • Email • Website
Offering: Vehicle sales and servicing
Guidelines: Dryden GM is committed to providing a safe and comfortable environment for employees and customers. We will act in a manner consistent with the recommendations provided by the Ontario Government during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Dr. Suzanne Lockyer - Optometrist
807-221-2020 • Email • Facebook
Offering: The Sioux Lookout office is currently closed. Emergency eye care is available at the Dryden office by appointment. If you need to pick up glasses or contacts, need a repair or have any other questions, you can leave a voicemail message or send a Facebook message. Check out our Facebook page for more information and updates.
J.N. Webb & Sons Ltd
807-274-5613 • Email • Website
Offering: Wholesale groceries, food service, and retail. Check us out online at webbswholesale.ca
Guidelines: Order online or by phone, no entry to the building we will bring out to your car we accept visa or MasterCard. Please practice social distancing when picking up the order.
McAuley & Partners
807-223-2254 • Email • Website
Offering: All legal services available by appointment. Email, call, or fax our office during regular business hours.
Guidelines: Our doors are locked to the public. We are accepting appointments after screening clients. Appointments are booked to ensure proper cleaning protocols are completed between appointments.
Sew Many Things
807-323-4846 • Email • Facebook
Offering: The store sells fabric, notions, yarn, and knitting and crochet accessories. I do clothing alterations.
Guidelines: At this time I am not able to give fittings as that violates the distance rules. I have sanitizing and distance measures in place.
Solomon and Sons LTD.
807-937-3243 • Email • Website
Offering: Truck repair, sales of parts for auto and truck, steel and aluminum, sales of sundry items, and PPE.
Guidelines: Please call 807-937-3243 and follow prompts for service or parts sales. We are open but not to customer traffic, we will come outside to help and will also deliver if required.
Our plans may have changed considerably over the last few months, but we can now experience many events online. As events and experiences become available, watch for more listings below.