Santa Lucia Pizza – St. Mary’s Road

Santa Lucia Patio

It’s been a few years since I last visited Santa Lucia, but yesterday I was looking for something close to St. Philip’s that would be quick. To my surprise, when I got there, the place was quite full even though it was only 5:45 pm. However, I was able to get a table in the …

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Georges Burgers-Submarines, McPhillips

Today’s review has a bit of a connection to my past. One of my former places of employment was Watt Street Foods on the corner of Watt and Kimberley. Over the years we provided the hamburger meat for several Georges Burgers and Submarines, including the one on McPhllip’s. Recently I found myself traveling up McPhillip’s …

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Rodos Greek-French Eatery

Rodo's baklava

I find my schedule takes me in and through downtown on a regular basis. This means I can often make short detours on my trips to visit various restaurants in the area. The last couple of weeks I took the time and paid a couple of visits to Rodo’s French and Greek Eatery In Winnipeg …

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Juniors – Saint Marys Road

Here’s another one of those apostrophied restaurants, this time on an an apostrophied street. Juniors has three locations in Winnipeg, serving a classic burger and fries type menu along with some Greek specialties. I visited the location at St. Mary’s and Fermor. I made my first stop at Juniors, because I had been down at …

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Zorba’s Pizza -Forks Market

Zorbas Gyros

I’ve been working my way through the Food Court offerings at The Forks. Zorba’s Pizza has just about brought me to the end of this list. Hopefully, the new places under construction will be open soon. As the name Zorba’s Pizza suggests, this place offers a combination of Greek and Italian dishes. During my visits …

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Johnny’s Marion Street

When I started working at St. Philip’s I also started to explore the neighbourhood restaurants. One of the first was the Marion Street Eatery. At the time I noticed there were a couple of other restaurants. Dairy Wip and Johnny’s, close by. I made a mental note of this, but unfortunately  my memory isn’t what it …

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Greektown Food Truck

One of the best parts of all the food trucks in Winnipeg is that you can get a wide variety of fooods. For me Greek food is one of the first non-British foods that I can remember eating on a regular basis. The first would be Indian. When we first moved to Winnipeg my dad …

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Opa Souvlaki – Kenaston Common

May 19, 2019 Opa Souvlaki updateThere’s a new Opa Sovlaki location in town. This one is one Portage Avenue, across the street from the University of Winnipeg. It’s in one of the old U of W buildings. I can’t remember what department it housed most recently, but if you go back far enough in it’s …

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