Day: July 11, 2020

Merchant Feature : Poke Co.

Poke Co.  Owners Judith and Peter opened their Ottawa Street Poke eatery on Dec 3rd 2019. A family owned and operated business -Peter does the cooking and Judith runs the front and back of house. Both Toronto transplants, they have spent years in the food and beverage industry and eventually found themselves commuting out of the city each day for work. They made the move to Hamilton and immediately felt at home here. Residing in Barton Village they do their part to support local whenever they can. Tired of working late nights in the restaurant industry they decided it was time to venture out on their own. Opening Poke Co. in December just months before the pandemic hit wasn’t the easiest - but the community was so receptive and supportive says Judith that they developed a following within a matter...