Barbecues: Crown Verity 🍁

Name: Crown Verity

Products: BBQ’s – Commercial and Industrial

Manufactured In: Brantford, Ontario

Where to Buy: List of dealers

Website: crownverity.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Since 1991, Crown Verity has been manufacturing commercial and residential barbecues in Brantford. In addition, they make a bunch of complementary products, like commercial steamers, sinks and BBQ rotisseries.

Barbecues: Broil King 🍁

Name: Broil King

Products: Barbecues, accessories

Manufactured In: Waterloo, ON & 2 factories in Indiana and Tennessee

Where to buy: Various dealers

Website: www.broilkingbbq.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Broil King is a brand owned by Onward Manufacturing Company, a Canadian owned company since 1906. Unlike Napoleon, not all of their grills are made in Canada. They do however produce some in Waterloo. The following barbecue models are produced in Waterloo:

  • Broil King Sovereign
  • Broil King Signet
  • Broil King Monarch
  • Broil King Gem
  • Broil King Porta-Chef

Tools: Chef Felton 🍁

Name: Chef Felton

Products: Cookware brushes (Grills, broilers, barbecues, etc.)

Manufactured In: Hamilton, ON

Where to buy: Online, Home Hardware, Capital Iron, BBQ World

Website: www.cheffelton.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Chef Felton is a 100% Canadian owned and operated manufacturer of grill brushes. Their product uses quality, longer, thicker wire to prevent breakage and Canadian hardwood for handles. All of their products are produced in Hamilton.

Tools: Juniper BBQ Scraper 🍁

Name: Juniper BBQ Scraper

Product: Barbecue scraper

Manufactured in: Canada

Where to buy: List of stores here

Website: juniperbbqscraper.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

The Juniper BBQ Scraper is a wooden alternative to bristle barbecue scrapers. The long handle allows you to keep your hands safe while still effectively removing debris. They use locally sourced Canadian juniper wood for their product and are a family-owned company.

 

Barbecues: Napoleon Grills 🍁

Name: Napoleon Grills (Wolf Steel Canada)

Products: Barbecues/Grills

Manufactured In: Barrie, ON

Website: https://www.napoleongrills.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Napoleon Grills, born of Wolf Steel Ltd., is “North America’s largest privately owned manufacturer of quality wood and gas fireplaces (inserts and stoves), gourmet gas and charcoal grills, outdoor living products, and heating & cooling products”, and Canada’s only manufacturer of gas furnaces. Based out of Barrie since the late 1970s, the Napoleon Grills brand provides the barbecues you need while keeping it in Canada. Warning: Napoleon has a line of cheaper made in China grills that are sold at Canadian Tire – make sure you buy the Canadian line!