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Resto Gare

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Central St. Boniface
French, Canadian, European
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630 Des Meurons St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 2P9, Canada
+1 204-237-7072
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17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went twice now. Professional service. Heavenly food. Gluten free options. Good cocktails. A great find in Winnipeg!

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Thank Raj M
Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not many people there and we had a very good meal. Service was efficient and friendly. A little expensive for lunch but nice to be able to visit.

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Thank Jx66
Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We went for a family dinner and while it was decent, it is, as the title says, nothing to rave about. The service was slow and our waitress wasn't attentive or on the ball. The prime rib special was very fatty and stringy. The other meals were good, but combined with the slow service, I won't be in a hurry... More 

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Thank letthemeatcupcakes
Winnipeg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

In its old incarnation - "La Veille Gare" this restaurant was a Winnipeg standard for upscale romantic ambiance, stellar service and top notch food. Several years ago, after the change in name and, I presume, ownership, I made one visit and wasn't impressed. But this was a favourite occasion location so decided to give it another try. Wow...all the things... More 

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Selkirk, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Elegant, intimate atmosphere with surprisingly reasonably priced food. Excellent wine list. Steak was one of the best I have ever had, much better than 529, and has a variety of good sides included. Bread basket was included. Server was attentive, professional and added to a great evening. I loved that the service was not rushed and we could relax after... More 

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Thank Sheila K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The food was pricey but decent. The service however was very slow. It was a busy night but the rush seemed to slow down after 9 p.m. Unfortunately the service remained very slow moving. As it was later in the night, my husband and I were anxious to get our bill and get home. It took the waitress a good... More 

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Thank Canad85
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Dining room was festively decorated for Christmas and the fire place was ablaze. Server, Matt was very attentive and our service was quick considering how busy the restaurant was. Warm bread slices and oil/balsamic were served with our Caesar salads. Salad wasn't as good as I remembered but it was okay. Big enough to share. Dinner specials offered more choices.... More 

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Thank Margaret A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Our group of former co-workers has been getting together for a Christmas dinner for over 30 years. This year we chose Resto Gare, as the last time we had dinner at the former La Vielle Gare was probably 20 years ago. We were not disappointed! Our meals were absolutely delicious. I shared the Seafood for 2 dinner with another friend... More 

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Thank AngieK_14
Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We have been to Resto Gare many times over the years. It is always a nice experience. The food is high quality but not mind blowing and the service is good.

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Thank kjnpal
Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

The menu is varied and interesting. The wine was pleasant and worked with our meal. The special I had was disappointing. The fish was overcooked and the stuffing and sauce was too thick and strong for the delicate fish I had ordered. My other companions had varying experience, each ordering something different. The duck confit was apparently done very well.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Cuisine
French, Canadian, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 630 Des Meurons St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 2P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Central St. Boniface
  • Neighbourhood: Central St. Boniface
  • Phone Number: +1 204-237-7072
Description
Classic French Bistro in 1913 historic St Boniface Train Station. Owned by the same family since 1983. Service available in French or English.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?