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Get It To Go Digital editions of Ciao! make choosing a restaurant easy anywhere, anytime. www.ciaowinnipeg.com �������� ������������������� ������������������ ����������������������� ������������� ������������������������ �������������� ���������������� ������������� ���������������� ���������������������� ������������� ������������������ ������������������� ������������������������������ ������������������� bestlist PUB/CANTINA Barley Brothers 655 Empress St, 204‐772‐2337. This 180-seat restaurant celebrates good brews with over 65 varieties and a menu designed with beer in mind. Try housemade sausages and zesty beer cheese dip. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V. Billabong Gastropub 121-D Osborne St, 204‐452‐1019. Aussie-influenced grub, like kangaroo nachos, in a lively atmosphere with adjacent dining room. Down under dishes interpreted with Manitoba ingredients. LP, A, IA, M, V. Cornerstone 93 Osborne St, 204‐505‐7772. Smart bar food has gained quick popularity at this new neighbourhood hotspot. Au courant menu items like pork belly and fried chicken bahn mi are highlights. WA, LP, IA, A, M, V The Grove 164 Stafford St, 204-415‐3262. Elegantly presented British pub fare like bangers and mash are served alongside chicken croquettes and personal-sized pizzas. Sixteen brews on tap including house blend Stafford Street lager. LP, SP, A, IA, M, V The Good Will 625 Portage Ave, thegoodwill.ca. Draws crowds with pizza and specialty coffee during the day and drinks, live music, and vibrant atmosphere by night. LP, IA, M, V Luxalune Gastropub 734 Osborne St South, 204‐777‐0909. Casual setting that focuses on craft beer and fun with billiards. Gourmet pizza and tapas. More than 150 different beers including house brew Farmery Premium Lager. WA, LP, SP, IA, M, V MAW’S Eatery & Bar 111 Princess St, 204‐421‐6297. Comfy chairs, a billiard table, and smart pub fare like tomato soup with chili oil make lingering easy. Must be 18 or older to enter. LP, IA, A, V, M St. James Tap & Table 2609 Portage Ave, 204-691-8270. This sleek new addition to West Portage offers casual fare with flair, including pizzas and 40 flavours of wings. WA, LP, A, IA, M, V, ATM Tavern United 1824 Pembina Hwy, 204-261‐4233; 345 Graham Ave, 204-944‐0022; 2100 McPhillips St, 204‐633‐0024; 826 Regent Ave, 204‐224‐1681. Contemporary English sports pub where visitors play a game of darts or pool, or sit back and watch the big game on one of the many big screens. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V The Yellow Dog Tavern 386 Donald St, 204‐775‐6676. Simple, scratch-made food such as perogies, pizza, bruschetta and soups, make this no-frills, tavern a perfect place to have a pint and a plate. WA, LP, IA, V, M, A 46 ciao! / feb/mar / two thousand fifteen