Famena’s Famous Roti and Curry

Famena’s Famous Roti & Curry is a little counter top restaurant on Garry Street in downtown Winnipeg. It just a couple of blocks over from Holy Trinity. As I mentioned in my Holy Trinity Fall Supper post, there is a strong Caribbean influence at Holy Trinity. This influences is reflected in both the spiritual and culinary character of the parish. It`s through Holy Trinity that I developed by fondness for Caribbean Cuisine Famena’s Roti Lunch Famena’s Famous Roti & Curry …Continue readingFamena’s Famous Roti and Curry

Common Eating Fall Suppers

Turkey Dinner at Holy Trinity Anglican

Holy Trinity turkey dinner. I’m in the middle of a busy food weekend. Friday night I went over to Bella Vista Restaurant. Ross Jeffers, who formerly owned Cafe 1958, is now in charge at Bella Vista. Friday was opening night for him, and I wanted to pop in for dinner. I’ll have a review after I’ve paid a couple more visits. Today, I’m heading over to Holy Rosary for their fall spaghetti dinner. Last night, I was at Holy Trinity…Continue readingTurkey Dinner at Holy Trinity Anglican

Reviews and Such Mobile Food

R U Caribbean Me Food Truck

Earlier this year I was followed on Twitter by a new food truck called R U Caribbean Me?! They told me they were hoping to hit the streets this summer. I kept my eyes open for the truck, but had almost given up hope that it would hit the streets this year. Fortunately, R U Caribbean Me?! made out as part of ManyFest this past weekend. Even better the wait was definitely worth it. R U Caribbean Me?! is the second…Continue readingR U Caribbean Me Food Truck

Restaurants Reviews and Such

Deen’s Caribbean Restaurant & Patio

Being in a new area of town continues to introduce me to new dining opportunities.  There are several within about half a dozen blocks of St. Philip’s on Marion alone.  One of the more intriguing ones for me is Deen’s Caribbean Restaurant & Patio.  Having worked at Holy Trinity I’ve had the opportunity to sample some great homemade food from the Caribbean.  So, I was wondering how the food at Deen’s would stack up. On the whole, I say it…Continue readingDeen’s Caribbean Restaurant & Patio