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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 Shawarma

Flatland Wrap – Donald Street

Flatland wrap appears to have closed. There is brown paper on the windows as of early March, 2019. I’ll keep my eyes peeled to see if this is a closure or just a renovation. Traveling by foot as I do, I often run into people who I might not otherwise see. Among the people I periodically encounter are my former co-workers from L.C. Taylor & Co. Being well acquainted with my blogging habits, they often tell me of new restaurants…Continue readingFlatland Wrap – Donald Street

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Beet Happening – Notre Dame

Beet Happening no longer has storefront dining, but they are still in the business of catering and you can find many of their items at various cafes around Winnipeg. *The Restaurant is now closed.*Despite living really close to Notre Dame Avenue I find that most of my life and eating happens to the south and east of that street. That’s why when it comes to new restaurants I’ve been writing about place such as Sherbrook Street Delicatessen and The Tallest Poppy over…Continue readingBeet Happening – Notre Dame

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Mobile Food Filipino Reviews and Such

Pimp My Rice Food Truck

The latest visit in my attempt to try all various food trucks around Winnipeg was at Pimp my Rice, the new Filipino food truck.  I quite enjoy Filipino food. It’s been out for a few weeks now, but every time I’ve gone by it, the lineups have been very long.  Today I got around that problem by taking an early lunch and getting to the truck at about 11:40a.m., at which point there was no lineup at all.  For my…Continue readingPimp My Rice Food Truck

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Reviews and Such Food Mobile Food

On Broadway

One of the advantages of having a job where your hours and breaks don’t occur at set time is that you can take a more leisurely approach to lunches.  Combine that with working downtown and I’m able to wander off a few blocks from the office to find interesting lunch fare.  Today, I wandered up om Broadway during my lunch break to see what was new in the world of lunch trucks.  Not all the lunch trucks up their are…Continue readingOn Broadway