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Reviews and Such Restaurants Shawarma Thai

Little Bangkok Thai, Shawarma Fusion

Little Bangkok Thai has since closed, this was quite a disappointment. It’s place has been taken by a burrito bowl restaurant that I have yet to visit. Shawarma Fusion has also closed.Cityplace Food Court Hours tend to vary slightly from the regular Cityplace hours, but most food court places are open from about 11 am to 5 pm.If you’re a reader of Dining with Donald, and not from the area, you may not know that Winnipeg gets cold. Real cold.…Continue readingLittle Bangkok Thai, Shawarma Fusion

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Browns Socialhouse Portage Avenue

Browns Socialhouse describes itself as an upscale casual dining restaurant. It’s a largely western Canada chain. According to their website there is one location in Ontario. Browns Socialhouse Hours Monday-Friday 11am – 12amSaturday – Sunday 10am – 12amBrunch served weekends and holidays from 10am – 2pmBrowns is also wheelchair accessible.By and large it’s a glorified sports bar. Sort of like Underdogs, but with better furniture. That is to say there are TVs all over the place including a giant screen…Continue readingBrowns Socialhouse Portage Avenue

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Reviews and Such Restaurants Sushi

Izakaya Edokko – Downtown Winnipeg

I’ve been making more use of the Millennium Library in the last little while, so I find myself traveling up and down the streets in that area a little bit more than usual. Recently, I saw signs for Izakaya Edokko, a new Japanese restaurant. Located on the main floor of Place Louis Riel. Place Louis Riel was formerly a hotel, but now is a combo hotel-apartment building, and has closed it’s in-house restaurant. That space is what Izakaya Edokko has…Continue readingIzakaya Edokko – Downtown Winnipeg

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Mobile Food Reviews and Such

Ukrainian Comfort Food – Estellia’s

Last weekend was ManyFest. This year the weekend was a busy one for me. As a result I didn’t get to take much of the festival in. Of course, I visited some trucks for Food Truck Wars, as I do most years.  Although I tried several dishes, Estellia’s Ukrainian Comfort Food was the only truck I managed to visit a second time.Based out of Dugald, MB, Estellia’s is offering traditional Ukrainian Comfort food. The location in Dugald is a retail…Continue readingUkrainian Comfort Food – Estellia’s

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Reviews and Such Mobile Food

Better than Baba’s

The menu for Better than Baba’s focuses on perogies and other Ukranian comfort foods such as cabbage rolls and borscht. It’s menu is similar to that of Baba’s Tall Grass Pantry, at The Forks. Given that my day was split up around the lunch hour, I decide I would make two visits. Yes, I ate two lunches in one day. So, here are my thoughts using my usual food truck formula. We’re half way into spring in Winnipeg. It seems…Continue readingBetter than Baba’s

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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 I paid another visit to Little Maria’s Porchetta & Meatballs on Edmonton Street.If you’ve read the About Page, you know one of the important things…Continue readingLittle Maria’s, Edmonton Street