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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Langside Grocery 164 Langside Street

Langside Grocery is a restaurant and cocktail bar, in the West Broadway neighbourhood of Winnipeg. This is a place I first visited about 3.5 years ago, as I celebrated the celebrated the 10th anniversary of my ordination. Langside Grocery falls into the treat restaurant category. It’s the sort of restaurant that I will likely visit for special occasions. Many of these are treats because I dine alone. If you go as a group, you can enjoy quite a lot of…Continue readingLangside Grocery 164 Langside Street

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Food

Ordination Anniversary Celebration

Last year on Saint Andrew’s day I celebrated the day and my ordination anniversary with a variety of Scottish food and beverages. This year is a milestone year, as yesterday marked 10 years of ordained ministry. Ordination Anniversary Planning Given that I thought I try and do something a little special and celebrate the day with some good single malt, among other things. In preparation for the day, I posted in the Manitoba’s Bartenders Guild group on Facebook. This a…Continue readingOrdination Anniversary Celebration

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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Sherbrook Street Delicatessen

Sherbrook Street Delicatessen is now closed. It’s place has been taken by Banza Noodle & Tea House. I’m thinking of starting a new category of post here on Dining with Donald. I think I would call it: “Restos replacing Restos.” First I did the Palm Tree (Rasoi), then it was Nick’s on Broadway(selFISH Sushi), and now it’s Sherbrook Street Delicatessen(Fitzroy). Plus Clay Oven(Fresh Cafe) is soon to be opening in the Hydro Building downtown.Like Palm Tree, Sherbrook Street Delicatessen is…Continue readingSherbrook Street Delicatessen

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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Nook Diner-Sherbrook Street

Friday night, I finished the Winnipeg Harvest Poverty Pledge. Saturday morning I was in the mood for a good old-fashioned breakfast. Bacon, eggs, potatoes, and toast. Many of the staff at St. Margaret’s, one of the parishes where I work, regularly visit The Nook Diner on the corner of Sherbrook and Wolseley. I figured I’d give it a try. I went fairly early in the day, hoping that it wouldn’t be too crowded. It wasn’t and I was able to…Continue readingNook Diner-Sherbrook Street

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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Tallest Poppy, Sherbrook Street

For several years, The Tallest Poppy bloomed on North Main. A popular breakfast and lunch spot under the ownership of Talia Syrie, the original location was closed when Ms. Syrie took the opportunity to help start up Come ‘N Eat Cafe at the Neechi Commons. Having seen that enterprise successfully get on it’s feet, she decided to return to operating her own restaurant.It’s been a few years since I wrote this review. Although I’ve gone a couple of times in…Continue readingTallest Poppy, Sherbrook Street