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Sun Fortune 15‐2077 Pembina Hwy, 204‐269‐6868. Bustling Chinatown atmosphere in a south suburban shopping mall favoured by university crowd. Barbequed duck is a must. WA, LP, IA, M, V COFFEE Young entrepreneurs have sparked a local coffee culture renaissance of single origin beans, lovely latte art, and community connections. These boutique coffee shops can make a killer cup of joe. Fools & Horses 379 Broadway; Joe and Lily 145 Pacific Ave; Café Postal, 202 Provencher Blvd, 204‐414‐3654; Make Coffee + Stuff, 751 Corydon Ave, 204‐414‐0101; Little Sister Coffee Maker, 470 River Ave; Parlour Coffee, 468 Main St; Thom Bargen Coffee & Tea, 64 Sherbrook St. DANISH Bistro Dansk 63 Sherbrook St, 204‐775‐5662. This nationally‐recognized yet intimate restaurant serves European comfort food. Specialties include frikadeller, hakkebof and daily soup. WA, LP, A, M, V bestlist DINER Bernstein’s Deli 1700 Corydon Ave, 204‐488‐4552. Jewish specialties and homestyle take‐out. Eat‐in menu features deli staples like bagels thickly layered with cream cheese and lox. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V Sherbrook Street Delicatessan 102 Sherbroook St, 204‐615‐3354. This bright spot makes nostalgia hip with traditional Jewish deli‐style cooking. WA, IA, M, V DINNER THEATRE Celebrations Canad Inns, 1824 Pembina Hwy, 204‐982‐8282. They’ll sing for your supper at this zany dinner theatre. Costumed servers pull you right into the show. Reservations required. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V FAMILY Original Pancake House Clarion Hotel, 1445 Portage Ave, 204‐775‐9035; The Forks Market, 204‐947‐5077; 1049 Pembina Hwy, 204‐452‐1040, not LP. A Winnipeg tradition famous for its signature giant apple pancake. The full menu includes crêpes, waffles, burgers, roast beef, soups and salads. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V Park Café 330 Assiniboine Park Dr, 204‐927‐6001. Situated in the new Qualico Family Centre, the breakfast and lunch menu of this family‐friendly eatery serves comforting, casual dishes like buttermilk pancakes and pulled pork poutine. WA, LP, SP, IA, M, V FRENCH Beaujena’s French Table 302 Hamel Ave, 204‐233‐4841. Chef/ owner Randy Reynold’s table d’hôte menu serves seven, five, and threecourse surprise dinners for $49, $39, and $29. Open Friday and Saturday at 5 pm. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V Café Ce Soir 937 Portage Ave, 204‐414‐SOIR (7647). Enjoy favourites like ratatouille and beef bourguignon, and save room for dessert: Chef/owner Cam Tran is a Frenchtrained pastry chef, and his sweets are too good to share. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V In Ferno’s Bistro & In Ferno’s on Academy 312 Des Meurons St, 204‐262‐7400 (WA, SP); 414 Academy Rd, 204‐475‐7400. Chef/owner Fern Kirouac’s French‐Canadian‐meets‐ Mediterranean fare has earned him accolades as one of the city’s best. LP, A, IA, M, V organic 100% grass-fed and finished beef is raised naturally and sustainably in Arborg Manitoba, with no hormones or feedlots. fresh, local, organic, wild Tue - Sat Lunch and Dinner. Reservations appreciated. Walk-ins welcome. 550 Academy Rd. at Lanark St. 204.489.6963 fusiongrill.mb.ca 34 ciao! / aug/sep / two thousand fifteen