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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Union Station Cafe Kiosk

Union Station on Main Street at Broadway was once one of the transportation hubs in Winnipeg. There still are some trains that come through, but mainly the building is dedicated to offices. With the Forks a stone’s throw away, there is also not a great demand for food services in the building. However, in the…

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Little Maria’s, Edmonton Street

Little Maria’s is now closed. There is a new restaurant there, called This Little Place, and from what I gather the menu is very similar to the old menu at Little Maria’sIt’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve posted. My schedule has been very full and I haven’t found many new places. Yesterday, though…

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Community Food ManyFest

Food Truck Wars at ManyFest

Here are a couple of general posts about the 2014 edition of ManyFest and the food truck wars, that I have combined into one.  ManyFest has arrived, and with it the Food Truck Wars.  I plan on writing a couple of reviews over the weekend, but today I’m starting with a post about the day…

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Mobile Food Reviews and Such

Fired Up Pizza, Glacial Service

Winnipeg’s food truck scene continues to grow.  It’s not surprising then that as it does so, there are more trucks offering the same type of food.  On my way to work earlier in the week, I noticed a new, blue truck on Broadway. This is Fired Up Pizza.  Last year saw the debut of The…

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Reviews and Such Restaurants Thai

Thida’s Thai, Downtown

For many years I worked on the corner of Donald and Broadway, in downtown Winnipeg. For the first part of my time there one of my regular stops for lunch was at Thida’s Thai Restaurant, which was a quick trip across the lane from the building I worked in.  I’ve always thought they had really…

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Reviews and Such Mobile Food

Mikky’s – Mobile Throwback

If you scan the sides of the brightly coloured trucks offering food for sale on Broadway, you’ll see the little logos that tell you that the truck in question has a presence on Facebook  or on Twitter or perhaps some other social media site.  Not so with Mikky’s.  Although this white truck does have writing…