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GROUPS OF ANY SORTS YES, WE CAN! Our old historic train station is the ideal venue for your Christmas party, intimate wedding or social get-together. Book now for groups 10 to 100. FRESH & NEW WWW.BLACKRABBIT.MENU 135 OSBORNE ST. 204-615-1130 www.restogare.com 630 Des Meurons at the old St. Boniface Train Station. ph: 204-237-7072 Free Parking. ON TRACK for 100 years, Winnipeg’s ONLY historic train station restaurant • Global Cuisine • Small plates, creative salads, thin crust pizza, burgers, sandwiches and pasta • Craft cocktails • Courtyard patio bestlist Sherbrook Street Delicatessan 102 Sherbroook St, 204‐615‐3354. This bright spot makes nostalgia hip with traditional kosher-style cooking. Family recipes with Eastern European flavour. WA, IA, M, V 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, French toast, 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 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- and five-course surprise dinners at $49 and $39. 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 French-trained 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 Peasant Cookery 283 Bannatyne Ave, 204‐989‐7700. Almost all items from cured meats to mayonnaise are made from scratch. Chef Tristan Foucault’s menu offers elegantly updated classics and rustic dishes. WA, LP, SP, A, IA, M, V Promenade Café and Wine 130-C Provencher Blvd, 204-233‐7030. This neighbourhood bistro has the best view of the city’s skyline, making it a great place to savour classic French fare from morning to night. WA, LP, SP, IA, M, V Resto Gare & Train Bar 630 Des Meurons St, 204‐237‐7072. This industrial-chic space serves up French bistro fare, like smoked Manitoba goldeye fillets and seafood crêpes with Chardonnay velouté and Gruyère. WA, LP, SP, IA, M, V 44 ciao! / oct/nov / two thousand fifteen