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Restaurants Reviews and Such Sushi

Umi Sushi Unit 30 Shops of Winnipeg Square

It’s been quite a while since I visited any of the restaurants in the Shops of Winnipeg Square. Umi Sushi is one that I’ve never ordered from. Located just north of the food court it’s never caught my eye. Recently, I thought I would drop in and see what is on offer. Umi Sushi is…

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Original Sorrento’s – 529 Ellice Avenue

A version of this post appeared in West End Tastes, my new column for The West End Streets. For this first column, I’m visiting one of the long-standing restaurant anchors. Sorrento’s on Ellice Avenue. Sorrento’s is a traditional Italian restaurant and bar that has held a place in the West End since 1975. When Sorrento’s…

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Reviews and Such Shawarma

Les Saj Restaurant – 1038 St. James St.

My Les Saj review has been over two years in the making. It wasn’t meant to be, but after my first visit in 2018 it took me over three years to make it back. Granted, Covid had something to do with that, but it was so long there is no way I can trust my…

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Chinese Restaurants Reviews and Such

Winter Garden Restaurant 2211 McPhillips St

Winter Garden Restaurant is a Chinese food restaurant on McPhillips Street, not far from Seven Oaks hospital. Last year, with everything in lockdown, there was no family Christmas dinner. So, I wanted to find some way to enjoy a Christmas feast. When the lockdown cancelled Thanksgiving and birthday plans for me, I ordered in a…

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

One Great City Brewing Company

Recently I headed up to One Great City Brewing Company. I first visited this place on The Winnipeg Trolley Company tour. I also ordered from them earlier in the year. One of the things that I liked was that there is a lot of room at One Great City. When I visited last week one…

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Vera Pizzeria – 670 Osborne Street

I ended up at Vera Pizzeria on Thursday, because of my habit of general bad planning. I had seen a note on Facebook about the South Osborne Farmers Market. Being that I am on holidays, I thought it would be a good idea to take a trip to the market. Unfortunately, I read the post…