This wildly popular pizza joint enjoys an ardent fan following, evident from its perennially crowded dining hall. The secret to their popularity lies in their flavorful wood-fired pizzas, which are also hand-tossed and topped with fresh ingredients. Highlights include their signature special called the Santa Ana, which comes with delectable prosciutto, cauliflower and asparagus, and the Pollo, loaded with rosemary chicken and wild mushrooms. Plenty of wood-fired pasta specials feature on the menu as well, alongside salads and a handful of Mediterranean starters. Reservations need to be placed well ahead of one's visit, recommend the locals.
After a long day of sightseeing, Prairie Ink is just the right spot to relax with a cup of coffee and something sweet. Overlooking the busy streets of the city, this cafe has a warm and welcoming interior. As you step foot inside, you are sure to notice the eclectic patronage and the amicable staff attending to them. Engulfed in aromas of freshly-baked goodies, especially cakes, pastries, tarts, pies and macrons, this place is a heaven for those with a sweet tooth. The display beckons you with its creative contents such that you are coaxed to pick up more than a handful of delights. There are many savory items in place to bring you out of your sweet coma, in addition to beverages. They also have a full bar.
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.
Fusion Grill offers some of the freshest ingredients in the city largely because they specialize in cuisine that employs local produce and products. This does not mean the menu is limited - local, national and international delicacies are on offer in this space. The young professionals who frequent this establishment seem to enjoy the Grilled Porkloin Chop with maple caramelized onions and black plum glaze or the Fresh Potato Crusted Pickerel Fillets. The decor is comfortable and the service is friendly and knowledgeable.
Dine like the Lebanese at Falafel Place. This place offers a wholesome falafels, hash browns, schnitzel and eggs, muffins and pancakes. They also have nice variety for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free patrons. Your little ones are sure to love the special Mickey Mouse pancake served here. Besides, the convenient take away option is available for those who prefer enjoying these delights in the comfort of their home.
Opened in 2001, Affinity Vegetarian Garden is a popular spot vegans and vegetarians. Whether its their lunch-by-weight buffet or dinner, you will love their freshly prepared Taiwanese and Chinese food. Their extensive menu is replete with mock meats, noodles, rice dishes and soups that are made without any artificial flavorings. Savor their dishes like Chili Eggplant, Crispy Black Mushroom, Bean Curd Layers, Vegetarian Shrimp, Sesame Seaweed Tofu Sheets, Chili Soya Strips and Curry Chow Mein. Complement your meal with a Taiwanese green tea. Affordable and delicious, it is definitely worth a try.
Head to the Keg Steakhouse and Bar which pampers your palate with enticing meal. Specialized in steak preparations, this restaurant has mastered the art of serving some of the best steak delicacies perfectly made to exact specifications of the guests. A family friendly restaurant, The Keg Steakhouse and Bar serves a special menu for kids and is ideal for enjoying a delightful meal with your family. This delectable menu is followed by an impressive list of beverages to accompany your meal. The dimly lit interiors and elegant furnishings give it a classy appeal assuring a great dining experience overall.
Enjoy a delicious crepe at Kawaii Crepe, which takes pride in being Winnipeg's premier and only shop. Derived from the Japanese word meaning cute, relish a crepe in this eatery's cute ambiance filled with colors and smiley faces, that will brighten up your day. Aside from the sweet crepe filled with Nutella, fruits, jams. cinnamon, peanut butter and whipped cream, they also have a selection of savoury crepes to choose from like ones filled with seasoned chicken, pepperoni, salmon, cheese, bacon, hummus and can be enjoyed by those who do not favor sweets.
Do not let the modest exterior of this restaurant deceive you in any way because the place lets their food do all the talking. Ideal for one and for all, Vientiane Restaurant is where you can gorge on generous portions of delicious Thai food. There is plenty for you to choose from. Coconut Prawns and Battered Calamari give your palate the much needed start, follow these with some Green Curry Soup. Once you are ready for the mains, order some Pad Thai with your choice of protein. For a more flavorful affair go for the Beef Basil which comes laced with oyster sauce.
When you need a breather from your hectic schedule, a refreshing beverage at Tea Story Cafe will do the needful. As you step inside this cozy little place, the bright-colored decor and neatly placed chairs instantly uplift your spirit. While here, do try the special Bubble Tea along with the variety of waffles on offer. The aroma of tea and the freshness of food served here makes you forget the world and enjoy every moment spent here.
Take a break from the local food and head to Magic Thailand for a delectable spread of authentic Thai dishes. The restaurant has a modest interior; it's furnished with simple tables and chairs but is spacious enough to accommodate larger parties with ease. The menu here is extensive and the prices ensure that you try as many dishes as your appetite permits. Start with those delicious spring rolls and then try the papaya salad. The red fish curry and the curried eggplant are two of their must-try dishes for mains, in addition to the seafood stir fry. The jasmine rice goes well with every item on the menu.