Name: Smoke’s Poutinerie
Headquartered In: Ajax, ON
Where to buy: Various locations across North America
Canadian Owned: Yes
Smoke’s Poutinerie is a well-known poutine franchise in Canada with restaurants throughout the country. The restaurants offer a broad menu that is exclusive to Poutine, serving the iconic Canadian dish of fries, cheese curd, and gravy with various different toppings including chicken, beef, pork, and vegetables.
The potatoes used in Smoke’s poutine are grown in Canada and hand cut into fries, while the gravy is Smoke’s own recipe and comes in a veggie option, ensuring you can still enjoy Smoke’s poutine even if you do not eat animal products. You can find your nearest Smoke’s Poutinerie by using the location finder.
Sadly, Ryan Smolkin, the founder of Smoke’s Poutinerie passed away in 2023.