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Sun Fortune 15‐2077 Pembina Hwy , 204-269‐6868 . Bustling Chinatown atmosphere in a south suburban shopping mall favoured by university crowd . Barbequed duck is a must . WA , LP , IA , M , V
COFFEE
Young entrepreneurs have sparked a local coffee culture renaissance of single origin beans , lovely latte art , and community connections . These boutique coffee shops can make a killer cup of joe . Cafe D ’ Amour , 685 Osborne St , 204‐415‐4995 ; Cafe Postal , 202 Provencher Blvd , 204‐414‐3654 ; Cafferia 360 , 1459 Corydon Ave , 204‐489‐8990 ; Make Coffee + Stuff , 751 Corydon Ave , 204‐414‐0101 ; Little Sister Coffee Maker , 470 River Ave ; Parlour Coffee , 468 Main St ; Stain Coffee , 4-433 River Ave , 204‐475‐0625 ; Thom Bargen Coffee & Tea , 64 Sherbrook St .
DANISH
Bistro Dansk 63 Sherbrook St , 204-775‐5662 . This nationally-recognized yet intimate restaurant serves European comfort food . Specialties include frikadeller and hakkebof . WA , LP , A , M , V bestlist
DINER
Bernstein ’ s Deli 1700 Corydon Ave , 204‐488‐4552 . Jewish specialties and homestyle takeout . Eat-in menu features deli staples like bagels thickly layered with cream cheese and lox . WA , LP , A , IA , M , V Falafel Place 1101 Corydon Ave , 204-489‐5811 . True to its name , this bustling diner specializes in Israeli-style falafel balls served in pitas or on a platter . The yam fries are a must-try . WA , IA . The Nook Diner 43 Sherbrook St , 204‐774‐0818 . Daytime neighbourhood hangout pushes out short order favourites including the city ’ s best eggs Benedict . Breakfast served all day . WA , SP , LP , V , M , IA .
DINNER THEATRE
Celebrations Canad Inns , 1824 Pembina Hwy , 204‐982‐8282 . They ’ ll sing for your supper at this interactive theatre . Reservations required . WA , LP , A , IA , M , V
FAMILY
The Ground Floor 190 Smith St , 204‐949‐0376 . Located inside Place Louis Riel Suite , this urban diner offers comfort food favourites like burgers made with high quality local ingredients . WA , LP , A , M , V
Original Pancake House Clarion Hotel , 1445 Portage Ave , 204-775‐9035 ; The Forks Market , 204-947‐5077 ; 1049 Pembina Hwy , 204‐452‐1040 , not LP . A Winnipeg tradition famous for its signature giant apple pancake . The full menu includes crêpes , waffles , roast beef , soups and salads . WA , LP , SP , A , IA , M , V Park Café 330 Assiniboine Park Dr , 204‐927‐6001 . Situated in the Qualico Family Centre , this family-friendly eatery serves comforting , casual dishes like buttermilk pancakes and pulled pork poutine . WA , LP , SP , M , V , IA
FRENCH
Bistro 7¼ 725 Osborne St , 204-777‐2525 . The open kitchen , set in the middle of the room , serves up Montreal bistro favourites in a cool urban setting . WA , LP , IA , M , V Bistro Chez Sophie , Chez Sophie Sur Le Pont 248 ave de la Cathédrale , 204-235‐0353 ; 50 Provencher Blvd , 204‐942‐4142 . French‐trained Chef / owner Stéphane Wild specializes in French family cuisine . His pizzas mirror those in Alsace , with unique cream sauces . Other traditional dishes include the savoury tartiflette . WA , LP , SP , A , IA , M , V
“ Best New Restaurant in Winnipeg ” “ The ambience and decor are straight from a downtown boutique hotel in New York or San Francisco and the food is even better .” - Urbanspoon . com diner review , 01 / 2014
Featuring Tapas-style cuisine made with local ingredients
Located in the Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel Validated parking in the airport parkade or valet parking available at the front of the hotel . 1979 Wellington Avenue | 204.594.1967
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