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DeliBrazil Cafe – Sargent Avenue

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 opening up in the space once occupied by The Village Diner. This caught me a little by surprise, because I hadn’t heard about the The Village…Continue readingDeliBrazil Cafe – Sargent Avenue

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Frenchway Cafe – Lilac Street

The Frenchway Cafe is one of those places that gets talked about a lot, but somehow or other I never get around to writing up. About 15 months ago I paid a visit to interview Larissa Webster, the owner, as part of a post I wrote about a fundraiser called Stone Soup Luncheon. We ended up talking more about the French approach to food than we did about the event itself.This made for an interesting conversation. It was made clear,…Continue readingFrenchway Cafe – Lilac Street

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Seine River Cafe – Provencher Avenue

Every so often there’s a place that I’m very aware of, but never get around to visiting. Seine River Cafe is one such place. Located in a strip mall on Provencher Avenue, just past the Centre Culturel Franco-Manitobain. I’m generally at the CCFM several times in a year, but never seem to make it the extra half block farther east. Perhaps I need to develop a habit of walking longer distances. Meanwhile my brother Bob dropped in for a visit…Continue readingSeine River Cafe – Provencher Avenue

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Village Diner – Sargent Avenue

Last year I started hearing about the restaurant inside the Osborne Hotel, and that it was a great place for home-style comfort foods. Before I got a chance to visit, it was closed down as part of the changes that are coming to the hotel. I didn’t really think about it again, until I saw that it had, as the Village Diner. popped up again on Sargent Avenue.The new location once housed an Indian restaurant. Truth be told I wasn’t even…Continue readingVillage Diner – Sargent Avenue