Quality Inn & Suites
635 Pembina Hwy.
Winnipeg, MB R3M 2L4
Phone: (204) 453-8247
Fax: (204) 287-2365
Bars & Cafes
This cafe has been serving extensive variety of coffees, hot drinks and quick bites, including lunch and breakfast options since 1964. Their sweet baked goods like Timbits, donuts, cookies, pastries and muffins definitely make an awesome combination for your teas and coffees. For healthy snacks, do try the sandwiches and wraps, grilled paninis or even hot soups that are very refreshing. So whether it's with a fun group of friends or just to read a book and relax, Tim Hortons is an ideal place for company and conversation.
Fresh Cafe offers up thick smoothies of all varieties, along with breakfast and lunch fare at reasonable prices. Enjoy your bite out on the patio, complete with a small lawn for your enjoyment. For breakfast, try the fantastic Banana Bread French Toast - you won't be disappointed. Timings are seasonal.
Liquid Lounge oozes Las Vegas style with its hip cool-blue decor heated by a fireplace and excellent martinis. It is a cozy place that offers great drinks and a good menu with the Seafood and Mediterranean pasta rating high. The urban clubbers coexist with young professionals and businesspeople making for a relaxed, unpretentious environment. In summer this establishment wears another hat adding a sidewalk cafe for its patrons to enjoy the great Winnipeg evenings in a vibrant area of the city.
Open till late, Bar Italia attracts customers of all ages. Be it lunch, dinner or late night snacks, this bar serves it all. The bar offers a variety of burgers, delicious chicken bites, pizzas, calamari, burritos and amazing crispy fries which could be enjoyed with beer, cocktails or non-alcoholic drinks. You can enjoy your food and drinks either inside the bar or at the outdoor seating available.
A neighborhood favorite, G.G. Gelati is great whatever the temperature may be. This unpretentious joint offers dozens of flavors from the usual chocolate and vanilla to the manager-recommended Snickers variety. Comfortable seating has meant that everyone, from youth to the oldest businesspeople have enjoyed G.G. Gelati's tasty treats. In the tradition of the classic gelati shop, this space also offers great Italian coffee beverages including cappuccinos and espressos. Visit website for more details.
This joint venture embodies much of what is right with the world; namely a great bar and an excellent restaurant. Located in Little Italy, Civita Restaurant is largely frequented by uber clientèle. Those that come here come for the wood oven pizza and the succulent entrees. The restaurant offers an intimate setting perfect for business or romantic head to heads and the bar, although small, is pure fun. In summer, like every restaurant on the street, a patio is available to sit on and watch the world go by.
While its massive patio is definitely one of the city's hottest spots to be in summer, this restaurant is also packed during inclement times of the year, largely due to the good food; try the Tortellini Baronessa and Linguini Pecatora when you visit. The restaurant itself is fairly plain, but the company and service that can be found here make up for any lack of luster in the decor. And the themed-events and karaoke nights hosted here give another reason for guests to stay longer and enjoy a great evening.
This city can get hot, contrary to popular perception, and when it does, head down to Little Italy for ice cream. Nucci's lemon Gelato at Nucci's Gelati comes highly recommended, but with dozens of flavors available, there is a taste to suit every sweet tooth. You might want to chase down the frozen treats with their authentic cappuccino and espresso, the other house specialties. The clientele is varied and when the weather heats up everyone from business people to the youngest youth. Call ahead for more details.
Bridge Drive-In has become something of a local ice cream institution in Winnipeg. Having been around for decades, it has managed to perfect the art of creating these frozen treats. Here you will find a range of soft-serve ice creams, sundaes and even smoothies. Locals particularly enjoy their specials like the Goog.
Tim Hortons is one of the most sort after cafes since 1964. Their ambiance is light, fun and social. Their varieties of sweet bites like donuts, pastries, cookies, Timbits and muffins are the perfect breakfast accompaniments. If you wish to try something more filling and healthy, go in for the wraps, sandwiches, hot soups or grilled paninis. Ideal place to chill with friends, great food, hot or cold beverages and conversations.
Confusion Corner Bar & Grill, located at Corydon Avenue, is a restaurant that specializes in Canadian food. This restaurant offers everything one could ask for, from freshly cooked burgers, chicken wraps and salads, to grilled sandwiches, pizzas, pastas and risottos. This place has a roof top as well as arrangements for outdoor seating. This eatery is ideal for family functions, gatherings and private events. The variety of cocktails served here must be given a try.
Luxalune situated on Osborne Street, is a Gastropub run by the Warwaruk brothers from rural Manitoba, and has been in business since 2008. Luxalune, derived from the Latin word meaning 'Light from the Moon', boasts of having a gigantic selection of beer to chose from. They have beer from different countries from all seven continents of the world. They also specialize in serving high quality Tapas. Luxalune is a perfect venue to celebrate your birthday with friends amidst refreshing beer and Tapas.