Housed within The Forks culinary market, the Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company serves irresistibly fresh bread, baked goods and deli specials. The salient feature of this stellar bakery is its use of organic grains to bake their breads from scratch, and a dedication to preparing wholesome foods that are healthy in the long run. The fragrance of freshly baked cinnamon buns ropes customers in each morning, even as a new batch of croissants rises to perfection in their oven. The deli serves hot seasonal soups, salads and sandwiches, while sweet muffins, cookies, pastries and cakes are also available for indulgence. The menu features several vegan and vegetarian options as well.
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.
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.
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.
Albeit small, this cafe is sure to win you over with their delicious drinks and friendly service. Located on a busy street, the exposed-brick exterior of Café Postal is hard to miss. As you step foot inside, you are engulfed with aromas of freshly-brewed coffee. If you have arrived solo, grab a seat at the counter and chat up with the baristas while they get your brew ready. There are scrumptious sandwiches and cookies to go with your caffeine indulgence. They also sell coffee, honey and coffee apparatus.
Little Sister Coffee Maker is a fun place to have a refreshing beverage. This charming cafe, albeit small in space, is definitely grand when it comes to quality and ambiance. Their coffee, sourced from popular, Canadian roasters like Bows & Arrows, 49th Parallel and a few others, is simply delicious to say the least. The baristas know their way with the beans and the end product is sure to impress any coffee connoisseur. The Tall Grass Prairie Bakery supplies scrumptious bites to the cafe while their donuts are sourced from the delightful Bronuts. They also serve tea from Camellia Sinensis, for those who are looking for more variety on the menu.
Nestled in the Exchange District, Peasant Cookery pampers your palate with scrumptious local delicacies. This restaurant is known for serving some enticing Canadian dishes in a beautiful setting. Enjoy the much-loved Beef Brisket, Lakeshore Pickerel, Duck Bruschetta and other dishes which are all cooked to perfection. The delectable menu is followed by an extensive list of beverages to accompany your meal. You can choose from a variety of wines or beers or opt for their signature cocktails. The friendly staff and elegant interiors assure a pleasant dining experience.