Burgers with never-heard-before delicious toppings and inventive sauces are winning Winnipeg's culinary scene - and the best part is, they come at attractive prices. Nuburger focuses on health-conscious ingredients and organic meats in their preparations, so expect unique combinations such as blueberry BBQ sauce, low-fat herb mayo and balsamic onions in the Blueberry Yum Yum burger, or the Monster Mash with beef, low fat chipotle and DMT bacon cheddar. The award-winning Shang-Awesome with its Asian elements and low-fat sweet chili mayo is a must try. Nuburger's burgers also feature in a chicken and veggie avatar for those who wish to eat light. The space is casual and cheerful, and patrons can place their orders over a wooden counter.
An amazing fast food restaurant, the VJ's Drive Inn was started as Juniors in 1958. The joint is famous for serving about 2300 kilograms (5000 pounds) of french fries every week. The restaurant has take-out option since there is no indoor seating. The fast food available here includes everything from hamburgers to hot dogs, and is totally delectable.
Baraka Pita Bakery & Mediterranean Deli is a great place to grab a quick bite on the go or drop in for some scrumptious Middle Eastern delicacies. Their baklava comes highly recommended along with their varied panini sandwiches. You can watch your pita bread cooking in their special wood-fire oven. The simple but cozy setup makes this place perfect for a family meal.
If you're looking to grab a quick bite, and are craving Mexican cuisine in particular, then Burrito Del Rio Taqueria is for you. Their menu is one that manages to satisfy even some of the most critical connoisseurs of Mexican food. Keeping with their name, the burritos are some of the most popular items on the menu, but the quesadillas and tacos manage to find favor with patrons as well. Inexpensive food served in large portions makes this restaurant highly popular.
BMC Market is cozy taco shop which also serves an array of Mexican delicacies. The tacos have varied and delicious fillings like chorizo, beef, chicken and vegetables which are served in tortillas with a coating of spicy hot sauce. The pocket-friendly prices makes this restaurant a budget-traveler's paradise and also attracts a number of locals. Drop in for a quick, delicious and pocket-friendly bite of Mexican food.
As the name suggests, Famenas Famous Roti & Curry is known for its delicious Indian and Pakistani curry and rice and curry and roti combinations. However, the restaurant has much more to offer. An array of Caribbean specialties including Jamaican Beef Patty and Jerk Chicken Salad as well as a number of Latin American dishes are available here. The no-frills, pocket-friendly restaurant is quite popular with both locals and budget travelers.
Harman's Cafe is unique and delightful in more ways than one. Absolutely family friendly, this quaint restaurant takes pride in their authentic, Ethiopian food which is cooked to perfection and served in humongous portions. Start your day with their Inqulal Sandwich, a combination of eggs and beef or the Inqulal Firfir which is a spicy take on classic scrambled eggs. Pancakes and French toasts are available for the little ones. The lunch menu is filled with delectable Ethiopian dishes like Misir which is a herb-infused stew and the Souf Fietfiet, a flavored, sunflower juice. Meat lovers are sure to enjoy Harman's Cafe's meat combo. Do not leave without trying their special Ethiopian coffee.
Nothing can liven up the morning better than a cup of freshly brewed coffee, served with a smile. And that's exactly what you'll get at Parlour Coffee, a coffee shop that's as unpretentious as the coffee served there. Apart from the memorable coffee, one can also purchase Intelligentsia Tea, Keep Cup, Hario, among other things. So drop in to enjoy a cup, or pick one up to sip on the go as you head for work.
Bridge Drive-In has become something of a local ice cream institution in Winnipeg. Having been around for decades, it has managed to perfect the art of creating these frozen treats. Here you will find a range of soft-serve ice creams, sundaes and even smoothies. Locals particularly enjoy their specials like the Goog.
White Star Diner is a modern diner which is known for its made-from-scratch sandwiches, burgers, poutine and much more. You can try out their specials for a delicious but budget meal, or go for one of their hearty burgers with some soup and a side of fries. Their milkshakes are also highly recommended. The quaint red and white building with a large signboard catches the eye immediately and the small but cozy interior is perfect for a family meal.