YOUR RESTAURANT SUMMER SOCIAL MARKETING KIT

Feel free to use as many of these post ideas as you like for your social feeds this summer – edit them, add your own spin, or use them as you see fit and simply fill in the blanks with your own dish or drink names, descriptions and ordering information. Don’t forget to add a fab photo! Also consider using Facebook or Instagram to schedule multiple posts ahead of time!

SUMMER THEMED POST IDEAS
  1. ❤️ Meet your new summer love, [insert dish details]!
  2. 🌿 Fresh, vibrant, and perfect for summer. Come try our [insert dish details]! #SummerEats
  3. Our [insert dish details] is a must-try taste of summer with every bite!
  4. Feel the summer vibes with our [insert dish details], paired with a refreshing [drink pairing]. Cheers to summer and great eats!🍹
  5. Come savour the new star of the season, our [insert dish details]. ⭐ #SummerStars
  6. Hey Google! Where’s the best [insert dish] in town? 😋 #EatLocal #RoadTrip
  7. Sip back and relax! 🍹 Our patio is open with a view and a breeze. #ChillOut
  8. 🍴 From farm to table, our new summer menu features locally grown [insert ingredients] from our friends at [tag the local farm]! #EatLocal #TasteOfNB
  9. Cheers to summer nights and Happy Hours with [insert happy hour special and hours]! 🥂 
  10. Sunset views and delicious brews await on our patio. Your perfect summer evening starts here. #SunsetSips
  11. It’s 5 o’clock here 🕔, with Appy Hour food and drink specials from 4-6pm. #AppyHour
  12. Sip sip hooray for [insert drink special] during happy hour every Thursday! #ThirstyThursday
  13. Less grillin’, more chillin’. It’s burger time! [Insert dish details]
  14. Weekend plans? 🎉  Start with brunch on our sunny patio and our [insert dish details]! #WeekendVibes
  15. Dessert first? We won’t tell! 🍰 Indulge in our [insert dish details] #DessertFirst”
  16. Local tunes and summer moons are better with our signature [insert dish details] and great friends.
  17. Summer is here and so is our new summer menu! Come taste the season. 🌞  #SummerFever
  18. 🌼 Sunny days call for happy hours! Join us from [insert the hours] every weekday. #HappyHour
  19. 🌞 Sun shining and fine dining! Join us on the patio for the ultimate al fresco experience. #PatioSeason
  20. Fresh air and even fresher fare! 🥗 Our summer menu features seasonal delights perfect for outdoor eating. 
  21. 🍇 Wine down to the weekend with great food and live music from [insert the dates, times and artists].
  22. Fresh, fast, and flavourful! 🥗 Our lunch menu is perfect for a quick, delicious bites so you can get back to the beach.
  23. Taste the season with the freshest local ingredients on our summer lunch menu! #SeasonalEats
  24. All dressed up & ready for date night! 💥 Our [insert dish] has never been happier dressed to the nines with [insert ingredients] – waiting for you. #DateNight
  25. Make family dinners special again! Reserve your table and join us for a fun-filled family weeknight. #FamilyDinner
  26. Is there a better way to close out the day than our [insert dish] and your fave chilled beverage? Order now for takeout [insert ordering info]
  27. YES WE DO want to see pics of your lunch! 📸 Share a photo and tag us for a chance to win a $50 gift card!
  28. Summer time. It’s the real most wonderful time of the year 🎶 with our [insert dish details]. 
  29. Just three words. TREAT. YO. SELF. to our [insert dish details]
  30. Our [insert dish details] is the perfect shareable summer snack for friends for the fam!
  31. Light and fresh, our [insert dish details] is the perfect summer dish for warm, sunny days! 
  32. Good times and great food is best shared with friends. Join us tonight! 🍹 
  33. Whoever said you can’t please everyone hasn’t tried our amazing [insert dish].
  34. Good morning, sunshine! Our breakfast menu is the perfect way to kick off your weekend. See you soon!
  35. Start your day with our sunrise breakfast specials available on the patio.
  36. Book your private dining experience for all of your summer celebrations big or small. Reserve yours today at [insert reservation info]
  37. Because sometimes, you just need a little something to get the weekend started. [insert app details] #WeekendApps
  38. The perfect lunch sandwich does exist – [insert dish details]
  39. Sunset views and shareable apps—what more could you ask for?
  40. 🍔 Burgers and brews to kick off the weekend. #BurgersAndBrews
  41. Alexa and Siri can’t make a dish like our [insert dish details], but they can certainly point you in the right direction.
  42. Extra saucy, for the bossy. #SauceBoss
  43. Our [insert dish name] ain’t no side dish! We’re changing the game with [insert dish description].
  44. Sumptuous, scrumptious, filling, and fulfilling, the only words we can think of for our [insert dish details].
  45. There are few things in life that you just cannot afford to share. Our [insert dish details] is on top of that list.
  46. I scream, you scream, we all scream for [insert dish details]
HOLIDAY THEMED POSTS
  1. Dads deserve the best! Treat him to a real Father’ s Day Feast with our [insert dish or special].
  2. 🥩 It’s a steak-out this Father’s Day! Enjoy our [insert the dish and description], fit for a king. #DadLovesSteak
  3. Share your best Dad joke in the comments for a chance to win a $50 gift card! #DadJokes
  4. Big laughs, big appetites, and big hearts—celebrate all of Dad’s best qualities with us this Father’s Day. 🎈 #HesKindOfABigDeal
  5. Dads run out of gas too. This Father’s Day, bring him in for a fill up at his favourite dad bod fueling station! 🍔 #HappyFathersDay
  6. 🥂 Cheers to all the fantastic dads! Book your reservation for a Father’s Day celebration filled with good times and great food. #DineWithDad
  7. Happy Canada Day! 🎉 Join us on the patio and celebrate with great friends and great food. #CanadaDay
  8. 🍁 Celebrate Canada Day with our delicious [insert dish]! Drop by for a bite before heading downtown for tonight’s festivities. #CelebrateCanada
  9. 🍹 Cool drinks and good times await! The patio is open with live music starting at 4pm for Canada Day.
  10. We’re keepin’ it 🇨🇦 Canadian 🇨🇦 with our [insert dish] for Canada Day! Right up there with Nanaimo bars, butter tarts, and ketchup chips. #EatLocal #Canadiana
  11. Celebrate Canada Day with your favourite drinks and delicious bites on our beautiful patio. 🍻 #CanadaDay
  12. Happy New Brunswick Day! 🎉 Come celebrate our province’s pride with great food and even better company.
  13. Here’s to our amazing province and the wonderful community we share! #NBDay 
  14. 🍹 A toast to the coast! We’re celebrating New Brunswick Day with live entertainment and food and drink specials starting at 4pm. Join the party!
  15. V’nez nous joindre pour un p’tit bite – that’s how qu’on fait New Brunswick Day!
  16. Quois’qi va on pour Quinzzou? Stop by for a bite before heading down to Acadie Rock Fest!
  17. Join us for live entertainment and food and drink specials for Acadian Day starting at 4pm. Porte-ta gang!
NOTABLE NATIONAL FOOD DAYS

Consider offering a special dish or beverage, or highlighting a related dish from your menu on these select celebratory days!

JUNE

JUNE

2
National Rotisserie Chicken Day

JUNE

3
National Egg Day

JUNE

4
National Cheese Day

JUNE

10
National Iced Tea Day

JUNE

10
National Herbs & Spices Day

JUNE

15
National Lobster Day

JUNE

18
International Picnic Day

JUNE

18
International Sushi Day

JUNE

19
National Martini Day

JUNE

22
National Onion Rings Day
JULY

JULY

6
National Fried Chicken Day

JULY

7
National Macaroni Day

JULY

13
National French Fries Day

JULY

14
National Mac & Cheese Day

JULY

20
National Cake Day

JULY

21
National Hot Dog Day

JULY

21
National Ice Cream Day

JULY

28
National Hamburger Day

JULY

29
National Chicken Wing Day

JULY

29
National Lasagna Day

JULY

30
National Cheesecake Day

JULY

30
National Chicken & Waffles Day
AUGUST

AUGUST

8
International Beer Day

AUGUST

13
National Filet Mignon Day

AUGUST

16
National Rum Day

AUGUST

19
National Potato Day

AUGUST

31
National Eat Outside Day

AUGUST

31
International Bacon Day
  1. 🍳 It’s National Egg Day! Scramble over for the best breakfast in town. 🥓
  2. 🥚 Shellebrate National Egg Day with us! Our breakfast menu is egg-sactly what your morning needs.
  3. What came first, the chicken or the egg? On National Egg Day, we’ve finally cracked the case. 🥚 Join us for our delicious [insert dish details] breakfast! #EggFirst
  4. National Lobster Day is claws for celebration! 🦞 Treat yourself to our decadent [insert dish details]. #LobsterLovers
  5. 🦞 Shellebrate National Lobster Day with us! Get your claws on the best [insert dish details] in town.
  6. 🍗 Crispy on the outside, juicy on the inside. Our delectable fried chicken is calling your name on National Fried Chicken Day! 
  7. Feeling peckish? Our crispy [insert dish details] is the perfect fuel for National Fried Chicken Day! 🍗 
  8. It’s the cheesiest day of the year! 🧀 Our creamy, dreamy mac and cheese is the star of the show on #NationalMacAndCheeseDay
  9. It’s National Mac and Cheese Day! Stop by and indulge in our [insert dish details] – it’s the ultimate comfort food. #CheesePlease
  10. 🍗 From mild to wild, we’re celebrating every degree of summer heat. Join us for National Chicken Wing Day! 
  11. 🥔 Baked or mashed, fried or smashed—we’re celebrating the ultimate side dish on National Potato Day. #AddictedToSpuds
  12. Potato, potahto—delicious is the motto. From our creamy mashed to our crispy golden fries. Happy National Potato Day! 🥔
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COMING JUNE 13-30

We’re helping local restaurants kickoff the summer by creating a BBQ themed event that coincides with the opening of patio season, as well as other local revenue generating events like the Highland Games and Rotary Ribfest. Sign up and submit your dish by June 1.