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bestlist Kimchi Sushi 1270 Pembina Hwy, 204‑261-8888; 998 Keewatin St, 204-679-1269. This sleek sushi spot’s menu lists Korean specialties and dishes for kimchi lovers. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V MEXICAN Carlos & Murphy’s 129 Osborne St, 204-284‑3510. Serves Mexican cantina food such as taco salads, hot wings, chimichangas and heaping Carlos nachos. Renowned for its rustic patio. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V La Carnita 456 Main St, 204-504-4522. Trendy spot inside an Exchange District heritage building. Mexican street corn coated in chilli powder and queso añejo is a must. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V La Roca 155 Smith St, 204‑615‑9605. A refreshing take on Mexican fare in downtown Winnipeg. The light and fresh flavours of coastal Mexico shine in taco trios, bright ceviche and the city’s best margaritas. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V WHY NOT TONIGHT? You don’t need a special occasion to make you and the people you’re with feel special. From classic steak dinners to appetizers you can share with friends, you’ll always feel celebrated at The Keg. PUB/CANTINA Amsterdam Tea Room 103-211 Bannatyne Ave, 204-295-7728. Reimagining the tea experience, this trendy spot specializes in boozy teas and cocktails alongside Euro-style sharing plates. LP, SP, IA, M, V Brazen Hall 800 Pembina Hwy, 204‑453‑7980. House-made brews on tap at the stylish spacious pub. The extensive menu includes modern snacks and entrées. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V Confusion Corner Bar & Grill 500 Corydon Ave, 204-284‑6666. This sleek, casual restaurant and lounge attracts a young, hip crowd. Innovative menu changes seasonally. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V Cornerstone 93 Osborne St, 204‑505‑7772. Smart bar food reigns at this neighbourhood hotspot. Au courant menu items like pork belly and fried chicken báhn mì are highlights. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V Le Garage 166 Provencher Blvd, 204‑237‑0737. This casual eatery in the heart of the French Quarter offers casual tastes for lunch, dinner and late night. Live music scheduled. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V The Grove 164 Stafford St, 204-415‑3262. Elegantly presented British pub fare like bangers and mash is served alongside some of the best burgers in the city. Sixteen brews on tap including house blend Stafford Street lager. LP, SP, A, IA, M, V The King’s Head Pub 120 King St, 204-957‑7710. Enjoy a crisp pint in an English pub setting with extensive British-style Indian food menu. Offers 30 local and import beers on tap. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V 2553 Portage Ave 204.885.5275 115 Garry Street 204.942.7619 2034 McGillivray Blvd 204.477.5300 ciao! / aug/sep / two thousand nineteen 37