Jeepney – Fine Filipino Fare

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This is an update on Jeepney. I first reviewed the restaurant a little short of seven years ago. Since then, the original location fell victim to a fire. They have reopened out on Inkster Boulevard. This reopening comes with a new chef, as Albert, the original chef has moved on to other areas of the … Read more

Ivan’s Kitchen – Logan Avenue

Ivan’s Kitchen is a combination Filipino restaurant and burger joint. It’s located on Logan Avenue, just west of Sherbrook street. I first noticed Ivan’s Kitchen when they popped up in the Manitoba Food Bloggers group on Facebook. I’ve enjoyed Filipino first since I first discovered Jeepney, and am always on the lookout for new Filipino … Read more

Jollibee – Northgate Shopping Centre

Jollibee pineapple juice

It’s been around a year since the first location for Jollibee, the iconic Filipino fast food restaurant, opened in Winnipeg. I was invited to the opening, and it turned out I couldn’t go. Missing the opening didn’t turn out all that badly, as the reason for missing was one of things that led to the … Read more

Mami Project – Filipino Noodle Bar

Mami Project Fritters

A few months ago, a friend asked me if I knew of any restaurants on Ellice Avenue that might be for sale. I gave a wander down the street, and the only thing I noticed was that Palm Tree Restaurant seemed to be closed. It wasn’t long however, before I noticed a sign for a … Read more

Rice Bowl Restaurant – Sargent Avenue

Rice Bowl BBQ Beef Ribs

One thing about reviewing restaurants is I often find myself no longer stopping at places I had once visited. The algorithms constantly demand new and fresh material, and so places, such as Rice Bowl, on Sargent become places I used to visit. However, recently I decided I wanted to visit there again after a few … Read more

Hot Rod’s Filipino Grill

Hot Rod’s Filipino Grill is another of the new entries into Winnipeg’s Food Truck scene. Winnipeg is home to a large Filipino community, and in recent years restaurants such as Jeepney have been creating an impact on Winnipeg’s dining scene. Hot Rod’s Filipino Grill is building on this. The cart features the cooking of Rod … Read more