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Common Eating Community

Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity – Pancake Day

Last July, I wrote about starting my new position at Holy Trinity Anglican Church. It`s been a long and difficult road to getting things up and running. At the end of last year we decided we would start The Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity. This is a one day a week simple sit down lunch.  Getting The Lunchroom off the Ground The first couple of weeks for The Lunchroom were quite quiet. Both weeks we had more helpers than we had…Continue readingLunchroom @ Holy Trinity – Pancake Day

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Silver Heights Restaurant + Lounge

I’m back with another St. James restaurant. This time it’s Silver Heights Restaurant. Silver Heights Restaurant & Lounge is a family steakhouse located on Portage Avenue. A couple of things about this place caught my eye as I was traveling in St. James over the last little while. The first is that the restaurant has a large black awning that really stands out against the building. The second is they advertise themselves as having the best BBQ ribs in town, This…Continue readingSilver Heights Restaurant + Lounge

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Coffee Shops Restaurants Reviews and Such

San Vito Coffee – Silver Heights Shopping Centre

I’m continuing on with my visits to Saint James restaurants. Today’s location is San Vito Coffee House. San Vito Coffee House is located on Portage Avenue in the Silver Heights Shopping Centre, a small, strip mall in the middle of Saint James. San Vito is located at the west end of the mall. Stepping inside it reminds me of The Fyxx on Donald, or the original location of The Daily Grind. There are lots of windows that give lots of…Continue readingSan Vito Coffee – Silver Heights Shopping Centre

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Graham Avenue Chili Hits Spot

For years Twist Cafe on Graham Avenue was my favourite haunt. So much so, that Soups,Sandwiches & More was totally neglected. Or almost so. They did cater a couple of events I attended, but I never got a good idea of what they served. As of last year, Fools and Horses is my new favourite place. So, I don’t go down Graham Avenue as much as I used to. However, the other day I was in the area, and thought…Continue readingGraham Avenue Chili Hits Spot

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Burgers and Springtime – Mrs. Mike’s

Today is the first day of spring.  I wish I was spending it enjoying the many of food trucks of Winnipeg, but I’ll have to wait a bit for that.  Fortunately there is open air dining available already.  Mrs. Mike’s, a local food stand offering burgers, hot dogs, sundaes and more is already open.Mrs. Mike’s is located on Taché just about a block and a half from St. Philip’s.  I pass by it several times a week, and I had…Continue readingBurgers and Springtime – Mrs. Mike’s