Barrie Fiesta Foods store

Community Round Up Jul 25, 2014 at 3:03 pm
Owners Teody and Cecile Asuncion outside the store with Consul General Junever Mahilum-West, Romi MananQuil, Necie MananQuil and the Mega World team before the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Owners Teody and Cecile Asuncion outside the store with Consul General Junever Mahilum-West, Romi MananQuil, Necie MananQuil and the Mega World team before the ribbon cutting ceremony.

BARRIO, ONTARIO

By Michelle Chermaine Ramos

Barrie Fiesta Foods held a successful grand opening on July 12th 2014 at 304B Dunlop St. West Unit 4 to serve the Filipino community in Barrie. The store owned by award-winning artist Teody Asuncion, Cecile Asuncion and Fhe Landicho was officially opened to the public by Consul General Junever Mahilum-West during the ribbon cutting ceremony followed by a lunch reception.

The crowd came by for the celebration and stocked up on groceries with the many products on the store’s shelves from your standard food staples, frozen goods, imported sweets and snacks from the Philippines, ingredients for making Filipino desserts and traditional treats to your favorite beauty products. Barrie Fiesta Foods also offers other services as a TFC subscription agent and iRemit affiliate to send money to loved ones in the Philippines or Jollibee delivery for birthdays when you can’t fly home to celebrate, making it your one-stop shop to stay connected to the Philippines.

You can find Barrie Fiesta Foods when you go around the back of the building of the 304 Dunlop Village Plaza in Unit 4 of 304B Dunlop St. West. For inquiries call: 705- 719-9035 Hours of operation are: Mon – Fri 9am – 8pm, Sat 9am – 6pm, Sun 12pm -5pm.

Owner and award-winning artist Teody Asuncion in front of some of his paintings displayed in the store.

Owner and award-winning artist Teody Asuncion in front of some of his paintings displayed in the store.

ROM LEFT:  Federico Ramos, Romi MananQuil of the Philippine Artists Group of Canada, Necie MananQuil, Consul General Junever Mahilum-West, Barrie Fiesta owners Cecile Asuncion and Fhe Landicho at the ribbon cutting ceremony.

ROM LEFT: Federico Ramos, Romi MananQuil of the Philippine Artists Group of Canada, Necie MananQuil, Consul General Junever Mahilum-West, Barrie Fiesta owners Cecile Asuncion and Fhe Landicho at the ribbon cutting ceremony.