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About LAVVA kitchen bar

Established as a modern and premium kitchen and bar, LAVVA brings to you an eclectic mix of delectable and mouthwatering flavours thoughtfully put together by the creative mastermind – Chef Derrick Brown.

Situated in two prime Canadian locations – Saskatoon and Lloydminster, LAVVA Kitchen Bar is the perfect place to enjoy simply inspired handcrafted fare in a relaxed setting. Hearty and mouth watering contemporary meals are done in a homemade style using fresh and local ingredients. The relaxed and cheerful ambience will put a smile on your faces and our food will keep your soul content! Do not miss out on our impressive selection of cocktails that are as much a delight to watch being made as they are to drink.

We, at LAVVA, are known for our impeccable service and the ability to cater to the individual tastes of diners. We source local ingredients whenever we can to ensure our food matches up to your demand.

LAVVA was recently recognized at the Annual Diversity Awards Gala and won the ‘Newcomer Entrepreneur’ title. We were chosen from 25 other equally strong nominations and were lauded for our ability to handle the recent pandemic situation and make major adjustments to our operations without a dip in customer experience.

Our wide range of dine-in and takeaway menu of food and beverages will leave you spoilt for choice. Each one of our dishes is a result of hours of preparation and tons of love.



Behind the Aroma: Chef Derrick Brown

Boasting 30+ years of professional culinary experience nationwide, Chef brown has proven his innate ability in producing innovative, quality dishes. Complementary to the high caliber of his creations is his immaculate presentation skills. Lavva extends an unmatched caliber of food and service-serving eats that are 80% scratch. Dining with Lavva Kitchen + Bar will ensure you-and your guests -experience the quality of a true culinary mastermind.

In addition to Chef Brown's proven experience in delivering the highest level of service and cuisine, he's also a very proud father. Having started and grown his career in Quebec, he's well-versed in Western, French, Caribbean, and eclectic dishes. His career has now brought his location to Saskatoon, where he's proud to serve his local community.

Centrally located in the Paris of the Prairies, Lavva Kitchen + Bar is Saskatoon's choice for meticulously cultivated cocktails + delectable dining.

High-level Insights


  • Montreal, QC | Culinary Arts Diploma |Ecole Cuisine Du Paris [1984]
  • Ville Lassale, QC | High School Diploma |Lasalle High School [1982]


  • 30+ Years as a National Chef, extendingfrom Montreal, Quebec to Saskatchewan.

  • Proud to offer 80%-scratch dishes.
  • Extensive experience in curating dishes from international cuisines, such as French, Western and Caribbean
  • National experience.
  • Locally-owned and Locally based