Habanero Sombrero – Fire on Broadway

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Habanero Sombrero has gone off-Broadway. Over the winter the owners announced that they were closing down their truck. Since then they have reopened inside The Forks Market. The Forks location is in the Food Hall in the Common. The space was formerly occupied by Kyu Grill.  Why they left, I do not know. However their …

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La Roca – Mediocre Mexican Meals

La Roca, is a Mexican restaurant located on Smith Street in downtown Winnipeg. It’s the site of what was most recently Gio’s, Winnipeg’s most prominent gay club. Before that there was a restaurant called The Storm, and a couple of others before that. Recently they had some late night trouble, but other than a quick …

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JCs Tacos and More – Henderson Highway

JCs Tacos and More is a Latin American restaurant located on Henderson Highway, in what was the old Elmwood Post Office. The post office was an Elmwood landmark, that ceased operation around 25 years ago. For a while the building was home to an art gallery, and then JC’s Tacos and More opened up about …

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Sargent Taco Shop – Tam’s Pho

Generally I do reviews of restaurants separately, but today I’m doing a review of both Sargent Taco Shop and Tam’s Pho. While the cuisine is different, and one is trying to replicate a distinctive vibe, they have a couple of things in common that make for a good review. The first is that they are …

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