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Jessica Huras

Jessica Huras

Jessica Huras is a freelance food writer who divides her time between Stratford and Toronto. Her work has appeared in the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, Chatelaine, and LCBO Food & Drink, among other publications

Recent Work by Jessica

Let's Eat: Art Bar brings creative flair to Stratford's dining scene

Let's Eat: Art Bar brings creative flair to Stratford's dining scene

Matilda Swanson’s Art Bar aims for approachable, affordable offerings
Monday night pop-up gives Stratford a sourdough pizza fix

Monday night pop-up gives Stratford a sourdough pizza fix

Our culinary columnist finds a new pizza joint operating out of Downie Street Bakehouse
A little more 'lounge and bar' in updated Bunker Cafe

A little more 'lounge and bar' in updated Bunker Cafe

The Bunker Cafe is leaning into late-night vibes with a new menu and a refreshed look, with some strong local partnerships
Diner meets ice cream shop in the downtown core

Diner meets ice cream shop in the downtown core

StratfordToday culinary writer Jessica Huras writes about the opening of Sweet Street Diner & Cooper's Scoops
Popular fast-casual Middle Eastern restaurant comes to Stratford

Popular fast-casual Middle Eastern restaurant comes to Stratford

Tahini’s grand opening was held on Sunday
Brch and Wyn gets a new owner and a new event line-up

Brch and Wyn gets a new owner and a new event line-up

Jonny Kirwin’s strategy includes launching new weekly events, including Thursday trivia nights; throwback Fridays featuring ‘90s hip hop music and discounted wine flights; live music on Saturdays, and a Sunday brunch
ICYMI: Here's what you should know about best before dates in Canada

ICYMI: Here's what you should know about best before dates in Canada

By not confusing “best before” with “expired” and letting judgment steer your decisions around what to eat and what to trash, you can continue to minimize your risk of food-borne illness while also fighting food waste.
New pop-up restaurant takes over former Red Rabbit space

New pop-up restaurant takes over former Red Rabbit space

Stratford’s former Red Rabbit restaurant space is welcoming back diners for the first time since its closure last summer with the launch of a new pop-up
The truth about best before dates in Canada

The truth about best before dates in Canada

By not confusing “best before” with “expired” and letting judgment steer your decisions around what to eat and what to trash, you can continue to minimize your risk of food-borne illness while also fighting food waste.
Bake My Day and The Bean opens in downtown core

Bake My Day and The Bean opens in downtown core

Stratford has a new spot for morning caffeine pick-me-ups, sweet treats and coffee meet-ups