Pancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.

Pancake supper berry sauce.

It’s just about that time of year again. Tuesday, February 25th, is Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day. As I have done in the past with my Fall Suppers posts, I am creating a list of the places serving pancakes in the upcoming couple of weeks or so. One difference between this and the … Read more

La Roca – Mediocre Mexican Meals

La Roca, is a Mexican restaurant located on Smith Street in downtown Winnipeg. It’s the site of what was most recently Gio’s, Winnipeg’s most prominent gay club. Before that there was a restaurant called The Storm, and a couple of others before that. Recently they had some late night trouble, but other than a quick … Read more

Family Reunion – Mom’s 90th Birthday.

This Labour Day long weekend was family reunion time. The occasion being my mother’s 90th birthday. As I say in my about page, I’m the youngest of six boys. We’re spread all over western Canada, with one brother living in Houston, TX. This family reunion was our first in ten years. That time it was … Read more

Garwood Grill – Pembina Highway

Garwood Grill is a family style restaurant located on Pembina Highway just a few blocks south of Winnipeg’s famed Confusion Corner. The Garwood Grill is one of those restaurants that is something of an institution. Once again however, it’s one of those institutions that until recently I’ve managed to avoid visiting. This despite the fact … Read more

Newcastle Restaurant – Main Street

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how I had made a trip along North Main, and used the opportunity to check in to some of the restaurants along the way. Newcastle restaurant

DeliBrazil Cafe – Sargent Avenue

Deli Brazil Saturday Special

A few months ago, somebody posted in the Manitoba Food Bloggers group on Facebook, wondering if anyone had heard of a Brazilian restaurant opening up on Sargent Avenue. I hadn’t but I said I would look into it. I wandered down the street and discovered that there was a place called DeliBrazil Cafe that was … Read more