690 Notre Dame Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0L7
Phone: (204) 255-7100
Fax: (204) 255-7200
Bars & Cafes
Located in the HI Downtowner Hostel, The Lo Pub is a hot and happening live music venue. Sip on refreshing beer as you groove to the rhythms churned out by the DJ. The impressive line-up of live gigs and the soothing ambiance, along with the youthful vibe add to making this place a perfect night spot. Call for more details on current and upcoming events.
Yellow Dog Tavern is a friendly pub and a restaurant located on Donald Street. This restaurant offers a wide range of beers on tap, alcoholic beverages and food that includes soups, salads, steaks, burgers, sandwiches and a lot more. This small place has a friendly atmosphere where one can sit comfortably, relax and enjoy their fare. Apart from serving food this restaurant also caters private events and takes a minimum charge of USD75 for every delivery.
Situated in the Buhler Center of Winnipeg University, Stella's Cafe & Bakery is a popular hangout of students. Part of the popular Stella eateries in town, this cafe at Portage Avenue lives up to the hype. Their food is always fresh and delectable, be it their healthy sandwiches, pancakes, curries or desserts. Even if the place is crowded, the service is fast and feedback from customers is encouraged. With a laid-back and relaxed ambiance, this cafe is a lovely place to treat your taste buds or just to share a hot cup of coffee with friends.
The Good Will is a dive bar and a coffee shop. This West End venue is popular among the locals for its pizzas, craft beers and live music. Their bar features 12 tap beers and they host Canadian as well as international musicians. Their laidback vibe adds to the charm of this place.
King's Head Pub is an authentic English style pub with an incredible array of domestic and imported beer to suit any taste. The food goes beyond the normal fish and chips with an excellent curry menu from an authentic Indian kitchen. The diverse crowd that packs this establishment is offered live music on weekends to amuse themselves while they sample the great brews.
The soda shop of yesteryear has been revived: at Pop Soda's Coffeehouse and Gallery, it has been transformed into a retro coffeeshop and restaurant dishing out affordable and tasty fusion food. Past the front of the venue lies the living room--a comfortable abode fitted with low tables, plush seats and a bandstand to host live concerts, poetry readings and performances! Pop Soda's also showcases artists in residents.
Dine at a place with an amazing decor. Joanna's Cafe is quite known for treating its guests royally with a scrumptious fare. Special care is taken while dishing out a series of mouth watering delicacies. The ambiance exudes elegance and an efficient staff to match it. The spacious dining area makes for a comfortable meal. Located within Marlborough Hotel, this unique Cafe certainly keeps up with the hotel's reputation. Visit website for more details.
For most people, the first cup of coffee in the day is really important as it energizes you and kick starts your day. Second Cup offers patrons the joy of freshly ground coffee in the form of lattes, espressos, iced coffees etc. Also available are different types of teas, fruit smoothies and iced teas. For those who wish to take the goodness home can also purchase the ground coffee from any of the cafes. The Cinnamon Swirl Latte is heavenly!
Descriptions of Mondragon Coffeehouse runs from progressive to radical. This stylish vegetarian cafe is a locally run collective that doubles as an eclectic bookstore featuring hard-to-find alternative authors. The clientele is as diverse as the titles with everyone from coffeehouse revolutionaries to area businesspeople enjoying the java. The regular fare is completely organic and consists of light lunches, snacks and desserts, but a daily and more substantial special is also offered.
Beautifully designed and decorated, with a string of light bulbs and pictures on the wall, Rudy's Eat & Drink will appeal to anyone who enjoys a sports and good food. This eatery prides itself on its fresh bread which is baked daily, homemade pasta and meat that is cured at the restaurant itself. The people at Rudy's take serving fresh food very seriously. Those who wish to host their private gatherings and events at the restaurant can do so, with the help of a catering staff. The Teriyaki Serloin is highly recommended.
A homegrown coffee shop that offers a level of friendly service not usually found in the big-box coffee houses. Their regular coffees, specialty coffees and various coffee cocktails are all expertly made. There is also a light lunch and snack menu available. Located in the historic Exchange District in a heritage building, the environment is bohemian both in décor and clientele.
Part of Tavern United chain in Canada, Tavern United at MTS Centre is a much-loved place among locals as well as tourists. A delectable fare of American food along with variety of drafts on tap, cocktails and wines, large screen TVs showcasing sports matches and a friendly staff that keeps up the cheerful vibe; this sports bar has all the elements to make an evening exciting with a bunch of friends. Their rooftop patio and the exciting themed-events and private parties hosted here is an icing to the cake!