King's Head Pub is an authentic English style pub with an incredible array of domestic and imported beer to suit any taste. The food goes beyond the normal fish and chips with an excellent curry menu from an authentic Indian kitchen. The diverse crowd that packs this establishment is offered live music on weekends to amuse themselves while they sample the great brews.
Yellow Dog Tavern is a friendly pub and a restaurant located on Donald Street. This place offers a wide range of beers on tap, alcoholic beverages and food that includes soups, salads, steaks, burgers, sandwiches and a lot more. This small place has a friendly atmosphere where one can sit comfortably, relax and enjoy their fare. Apart from serving food this restaurant also caters private events and also offers take-away services for those are in a hurry.
A creation of Scott Bagshaw of Deseo fame, Enoteca takes Winnipeg's culinary scene to new levels with excellent tapas-style eats and a fine wine list. The service is efficient and impeccable, with knowledgeable waitstaff thoughtfully recommending dish and drink combinations. Each dish is well-executed and presented, and the simple yet upscale ambiance is a perfect fit. Ardent followers of this place highly recommend the Hangar Steak, Roast Crimini and the Short Ribs.
Promenade Cafe and Wine enjoys an idyllic location. It sits besides the peacefully flowing Red River thus offering patrons scenic views along with their French fare and robust wines. Promenade Cafe and Wine is an excellent option for a hearty breakfast before heading out on an excursion through the city. Quintessentially French dishes like the onion soup and Beef bourguignon are must-try for lunch. The place also serves the classic poutine with a Canadian twist. Their exhaustive wine list promises something for every taste and their amicable waiting staff is always available for assistance over various labels. Coffee and desserts also do not fail to impress at this fantastic restaurant.
The Pyramid Cabaret is a music lover's paradise, as it is host to some of the best live gigs and cabarets of the town. It has organized the Jazz Winnipeg festival and the 'Guess who's home' event, which is a tribute night. The entrance of the club is decked with a mural of the Egyptian Sphinx (hence the name Pramid Cabaret) that is a top draw among visitors. Refreshments are also served here. Call for events and ticket details.
Established in 1984 by the Bekios family, Maxime's Restaurant & Lounge prides itself on time-tested recipes and continuing patronage. Maxime's promises a stellar evening of refined food, with Mediterranean and continental classics, included among which are steaks, seafood and pastas. The ambiance spells old-world charm, with plush red velvet seating and tables topped with white tablecloths, while the service is consistently impeccable. This fine-dining classic in Winnipeg also added a classy lounge to its elegant establishment in 2003, where it serves wines, house selections and cocktails.
The Oak is essentially a place you can go as an when you please with a group of friends and dance the night away. If you do not want to dance and just lounge around, there are areas that are furnished with comfortable seating and television screens. These spaces can be used for private events and parties too. The pub grub and beverages available too are something to be raved about.
Boston Pizza has multiple restaurants scattered across Canada. This joint does not limit itself to just pizzas, but attempts to go beyond and offer customers items like freshly prepared salads, creamy pastas, chicken wings, burgers, sandwiches and more. Football matches or other sporting events can be enjoyed at the bar which is located in this restaurant. This place also offers a child friendly menu. For more details about the menu check the website.
Cowboys is touted as a nightclub that celebrates the joy of dance and excellent music. The club resorts to a spaceship light show by which anyone would be awed. A wide mix of music is played during the week, country music, being the local favorite, is played on Thursdays and Weekends. Also check out for specially themed events. Although the dress code is casual, be expected to be be turned away if you come dressed in tattered home jeans ans a dirty tee. If your looking for a spacious area to host a private party or corporate event then you could always book Cowboys.
Nestled within the premises of St Boniface Hotel, Club St. B has a unique interior characterized by chessboard pattern flooring. The floors and the lighting fixtures set the mood here for both games and musical events that are organized here. Also found here are pool tables, which will make a visit to this place even more interesting if you are good at billiards.
Le Garage Café is one of those places that gives you a regular dose of live gigs as well as pleases the palate with a tempting array of dishes. Choose from a mouthwatering range of burgers and sandwiches stacked with meat, cheese and fresh vegetables, grilled wraps, as well as pasta or creamy, sauced poutine to appease your hunger. The delectable menu is followed by an impressive list of beverages to choose from, be it a glass of cool draft beer, or a glass of Cabernet Chiraz. As you devour a delicious meal here, enjoy the tunes churned out by live bands at the venue.
If you love karaoke, then is one of the places to be. Limelight Tavern is a popular spot in town where you have to wait for your turn to sing out on the microphone. With an impressive song-list that boasts various genres, you can be sure to find your favorite tune to showcase your singing prowess. Enjoy their happy hours with drink specials and let the music flow. Sing along with the crowd and have a pleasant time at this unassuming karaoke bar.