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.
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.
If you wish to become oblivious to the world outside and soak in good music then Club 200 is the place to be. This gay club has amazing happy hours throughout the week attracting locals and tourists alike. The ambiance at Club 200 is loud with patrons grooving to the beats of the talented DJs. Music stays on till wee hours of the night and so does your drinks fest. They also have a restaurant on site that caters to your foodie cravings. The place is loaded with arcade games and has several HD TVs mounted all around for your entertainment.
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.
Tijuana Yacht Club, or the TYC Event Centre, is fast climbing the popularity charts and is one of premier nightclubs and event spaces of Winnipeg. This cool and classy mix of a restaurant, a bar, a nightclub and an event venue, is one of the most preferred destination of clubbers across the city. It is nothing but 10,000 square feet (929 square meters) of fun and entertainment, that is buffed with solid acoustics, video and lighting technologies that are conducive for the stellar shows that it frequently hosts. Popular for local, cultural and even business events such as fundraisers, presentations and lots more, TYC Event Centre is quite the one-stop-shop for all your event needs.
Smith is a culinary destination located inside the Inn at the Forks-Hotel. This fine restaurant takes pride in their creative menu which includes Canadian classics in addition to a few global favorites. Many head to the Smith for a hearty breakfast of Buttermilk Pancakes, Eggs Florentine and their signature egg dishes as soon as they open. Many also prefer Smith for a lunch detour; dishes like chicken pot pie, club wrap and their NY steak are their choices. Meat lovers simply cannot miss Smith's Canadian Prime Beef, rack of lamb and Braised beef chuck flat. Drinks menu is at par with its food counterpart, with the cocktails being a highlight, and the beers and wines offering good company.
Located at Johnny G's Restaurant & Bar, Wee Johnny's Irish Pub brings a taste of Ireland to Winnipeg and does it in style. This place is a haunt for locals and they do not hesitate in recommending it to music and beer-loving tourists as well. The ambiance at Wee Johnny's is very intimate with fewer seats creating a cozy atmosphere. The place is drenched in yellow lights emanating from quaint chandeliers; these accentuate the arched bar which is inextricable from the place's character. Irish ales are aplenty here, simply air your taste preference and the bartenders will suggest the right drink for you. They also have beers from other European countries on offer. Wee Johnny's also serves top-quality Scotch and Irish whiskys. Regular pub fare along with steaks and fish & chips keep your hunger in check.
Times Change(d) High and Lonesome Club has been a forerunner in the nightclub scene of the city since the time it opened doors. Although you get to witness all types of musical extravaganzas, blues is the ruling genre. Some of the most revered names following the blues tradition perform here. You would also enjoy performances by a few upcoming stars.