RANS members enjoy free marketing opportunities including newsletters, e-marketing, a website listing, social media and event promotion. View our marketing offers here. Don't forget to follow us on social media - @restassocns


RANS liases with different levels of Government to ensure industry voices are heard. During the pandemic, we successfully supported restaurants by advocating for third party alcohol delivery and we launched a province-wide consumer confidence campaign as well to encourage patrons dine out. We have also supported such initaitives as service dogs on patios, and patio extension grants. You can view our past, and ongoing, advocacy efforts here


RANS stays up-to-date on the most current educational opportunities for culinary professionals and restaurant workers around the province. You can view a list of current opportunities here. In addition, RANS partners with businesses to promote, or deliver informative webinars and information sessions. Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletters and follow us on social media for up-to-date information on program offers and resources. 


RANS hosts numerous events eac
h year! Network with operators and suppliers at our industry Golf Tournament or showcase your hardwork through the Nova Scotia Restaurants Awards. Each spring you can enjoy our line up of Savour events including the Craft Beer Cottage Party, Imbibe (a cocktail event), Rare and Fine Wine, and of course - the much loved Savour Food and Wine show, celebrating its 20th year in 2024. Craft beer and Imbibe are open to applicable food and beverage businesses, however exhibitors for the Savour Food and Wine show must be members of RANS. 

Cost Savings

RANS partners with a number of businesses to brings cost savings to our members! View our full list of Benfit Suppliers here. These offers are only available to RANS memebrs in good standing. 

Additionational Cost Savings

In addition to the ongoing savings offered from our Benefit Suppliers, RANS memebers receive perks and discounts from a number of businesses and suppliers showing their support for food and beverage industry. Check back regularly for new and updated offers. 

Park N' Fly


Get a discount rate at any Park N' Fly lot across Canada. This benefit extends to owners, managers and restaurant employees.


To access your Park'n Fly Discount:

  • Visit
  • Select your location and dates
  • Enter your exclusive RANS member discount code at check out (contact for your code)

Reservations required in all cities except Halifax - in Halifax you can simply present your RANS discount code to the attending cashier.

Genrus Perscriptions

Pay Less for Your Prescriptions: A Community Based Low-Cost Prescription Drug Plan

We know times are hard, so here’s 3 months of free prescription drug coverage.


RANS Members can save 30-50% on Everyday Medications with Genrus United’s Prescription Savings Program.


Now Offering


  •  hearing health services
  • 24/7 access to a physician or nurse practitioner from your home


Anyone can join regardless of age, health history, employment status, or existing coverage. Pharmacy patients who sign-up here will receive their first 3 months for FREE!


To all owners and managers, please share this information with your staff: information brochure

Atlantic Bar Solutions

RANS Members get an additional 15% off Atlantic Bar Solutions products and services. Visit Atlantic Bar Solutions for more details.