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Cornerstone Bar-Restaurant

As I mentioned in my post on Sonya’s restaurant, I’ve been involved in a stage production of the Vicar of Dibley. The performances were held at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church as part of their Arts Festival. With the final week of rehearsal and performance taking place there, I paid several visits to Osborne Village…

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Buccacino’s – Osborne Village

Last week was the second time in a row I connected with the Why Cook Wednesday’s Supper Club. The week before we had been in Osborne Village at Carlo’s and Murphy. This time we met at Buccacino’s. Buccacino’s is a traditional Italian restaurant. I think there was something else in that location many years ago,…

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Carlos – Murphy’s, Osborne

Last Wednesday I met up with the Why Cook Wednesday’s Supper Club from St. Margaret’s, over at Carlos & Murphy’s. It’s been a while since I’ve gotten together with this group. However, scheduling and everything worked out and I was able to reconnect. The group meets more frequently during Lent, which may seem a little…

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Reviews and Such Chinese Restaurants

Spicy Noodle House

I don’t find myself in Osborne Village all that frequently. Certainly not as much as I did in my immediate post university days, when I lived nearby. Even then I didn’t eat there very often. However, I still get there a couple of times a year. If I’m looking for a bite to eat, especially…

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Mobile Food Reviews and Such

A Little Pizza Heaven

Winnipeg now has four pizza trucks out on the street. They can be split up into two camps.  The first is the high end wood fired variety. That’s The Red Ember and Fired Up. The other two are more like your corner take out pizza store. One is Pizza Potamus, and the other is A Little…

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Reviews and Such Coffee Shops Restaurants

Little Sister Coffee Maker

Yesterday I headed out to the Forks for Canada Day. When I got there just before noon most of the outdoor food vendors were still setting up. So I decided to see what was happening on Osborne. Despite having a smaller crowd, most of the food vendors were in full swing. I stopped for lunch…