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Diners' Choice: Great for creative cocktails restaurants in Winnipeg

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Updated July 05, 2024

Looking for the best handcrafted cocktails in Winnipeg? You’re in the right place. Each month, OpenTable analyzes nearly 2 million global diner reviews from the past four months. We sort the results by location and category to help you discover new favorite restaurants. It's a great partnership: you reserve, eat, and review. We listen...and deliver the results for all to benefit. Enjoy!


A photo of 529 Wellington restaurant
4.8
4.8 (1839)
CAN$51 and over
Steak
Little Italy/Corydon Village
About the restaurant
Experience the splendor of 529 Wellington, Winnipeg’s Premier Steakhouse. The beautifully restored historic mansion offers intimate dining in 8 elegantly appointed rooms, as well as a beautiful 2-tiered riverside terrace for alfresco dining. 529 serves exclusively Prime Beef, the best available in Canada, as well as fresh fish and seafood. The restaurant is proud to offer Manitoba’s highest rated wine list, Wine Spectator Magazine’s Best of Award of Excellence since 2004. Please note: 529 Wellington is a two-storied building without an elevator. Please indicate if there are any mobility issues for any diners in the party.
*Please note 529 Wellington does not permit outside food and drink due to our food safety program.

Top review
Christine
Dined 5 days ago
As a first time guest. Server was so nice to tell us about the menu and the food was really great. Have had a great experience here and for sure will come again
A photo of Hy's Steakhouse - Winnipeg restaurant
4.7
4.7 (2181)
CAN$51 and over
Steakhouse
Exchange District
About the restaurant
Hy’s Winnipeg is a local favorite since 1958, located at the famous corner of Portage and Main. Hy’s offers 2 levels of dining for lunch and dinner in an upscale, classic yet contemporary atmosphere. In the warmer months, a spectacular new patio is perfect for al fresco dining. Whether you join us in the lively cocktail lounge or a quiet corner of the restaurant, Hy’s signature Canada Prime beef and hand crafted cocktails combined with professional and unpretentious service is sure to make your experience memorable. Join us for Happy Hour from 3 PM -6 PM

Valet parking - Hy's guests can valet park at the Fairmont for a special rate of $16+ tax daily after 3pm.
Self Park at the Richardson Parkade and bring your ticket for validation.

Payment methods include: Visa/Mastercard/Discover/Cash/ApplePay/Debit/Hy's & Gotham Gift Cards *** We are unable to accept Pre-Paid Credit Cards***

Top review
KrisB
Dined 1 day ago
This is a wonderful, quiet, refined fine dining steak house. Food is excellent. A bit more expensive than others, but worth it!
A photo of Cibo Waterfront Cafe restaurant
4.7
4.7 (2014)
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Italian
Exchange District
About the restaurant
Take your tastebuds on a trip to the Mediterranean at Cibo Waterfront!

Inspired by our historic waterfront location, Cibo pairs a quality all-day menu with craft cocktails and upscale wines.

Menu highlights from our scratch kitchen include hand stretched pizzas, several unique takes on bruschetta, and an eclectic compilation of modern and classic Mediterranean cuisine.

Our chic, brick building lights up in the day time sunshine or provides a warm atmosphere in the evening, with unique and stunning views of Winnipeg’s iconic Red River and Esplanade Riel. A comfortable ambiance to celebrate life.

Top review
RhondaU
Dined 3 days ago
Enjoyed lunch at Cibos. The Sangria was excellent as was the Caprese sandwich and soup.
A photo of Moxies - Polo Park restaurant
4.7
4.7 (127)
CAN$30 and under
Contemporary American
Polo Park
About the restaurant
Welcome to Moxies. Share our passion for food & drink in a fun, stylish, social environment. Our inspiration comes from the community we are a part of; from the team we hire to the food we make. From coast to coast, we focus on quality food made with fresh ingredients served in a stylish, comfortable & casual environment.

An effortless choice for tasty dinner, Moxies Polo Park restaurant is situated inside Winnipeg tourism hotspot Polo Park Shopping Centre on Portage Avenue. Come by and try a scrumptious selection of classic dishes and thirst-quenching drinks!

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 7 days ago
It’s expensive. $23 for a salad is not cheap. A little too pricey.
A photo of The Merchant Kitchen restaurant
4.6
4.6 (1323)
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Global, International
Exchange District
About the restaurant
EXCITING. FLAVOURFUL. SHARED.

The Merchant Kitchen is an idea conceptualized by travel and adventure. Honouring the traditional ingredients, flavours, and techniques of Asia and Latin America, while incorporating the freshest local ingredients possible is our mantra.

Exploring cities and towns along the equator, tasting their food carts, and visiting the local markets have allowed us to bring that to the table an experience that enables guests to escape routine and enjoy flavours with friends and family.


Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 1 day ago
Our server, Danielle, was delightful. Food is always delicious.
A photo of Block & Blade Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.6
4.6 (876)
CAN$30 and under
Canadian
St. Vital
About the restaurant
At Block and Blade Restaurant and Bar we strive for excellence when it comes to quality, service, and our commitment to sourcing local ingredients. Our Culinary team specializes in house made food from the freshest ingredients.

Your locally owned and operated establishment has an upbeat, customer focused atmosphere where you will be welcomed and feel you are a part of the experience each time you are here. From our family to yours, we look forward to seeing you again and again! Thank you for supporting us!

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 3 days ago
There were 6 of us for dinner. Our server was very attentive without being pushy. She was very patient and we all enjoyed the food
A photo of Oval Room Brasserie – Fort Garry Hotel restaurant
4.6
4.6 (358)
CAN$51 and over
French
Winnipeg
About the restaurant
Under the creative direction of Chef de Cuisine Kyle Lew, Oval Room Brasserie offers a wide selection of classic brasserie and bistro dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

With menu options ranging from sharing plates to dinners for two and everything in between, plus an extensive cocktail and wine selection curated by our Wine Director, Christopher Sprague, Oval Room Brasserie is the perfect spot to start your day or wrap up your day with family, friends or colleagues.

Our philosophy is simple: we combine the BEST ingredients with the most traditional methods to produce OUTSTANDING quality food.

Top review
Awkwardvip
Dined 3 days ago
It was fantastic! The bartender was extremely engaging and he made excellent cocktails! Food quality stuff!
A photo of Tony Roma's - Winnipeg St. James restaurant
4.5
4.5 (555)
CAN$31 to CAN$50
American
St. James
About the restaurant
Tony Roma's, Legendary for Ribs. Famous for So Much More. Tony Roma's offers a wide variety of culinary deliciousness in a casual dining atmosphere. Located across from Polo Park Shopping Center and 10 minutes from James Richardson International Airport. Join us for our World Famous Baby Back Ribs, steaks and more. Let’s get saucy!
Top review
SandyB
Dined 2 days ago
Food, service was excellent as usual. This time we sat outside on patio. Very lovely evening for my husband and I.
A photo of La Roca restaurant
4.4
4.4 (862)
CAN$30 and under
Mexican
South Portage
About the restaurant
Located in the heart of Winnipeg's downtown, La Roca is your gateway to a genuine Mexican culinary experience and hand-crafted margaritas, sangria, rare tequilas, and a vast selection of beer and wine. With a two-level patio offering live music every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, our restaurant caters to a diverse range of patrons, from young adults to seniors. Our vibrant atmosphere sets the stage for an excellent dining adventure. Enjoy a dynamic ambiance, exceptional Mexican cuisine, and the warmth of our hospitality at La Roca—a destination that captures the essence of Mexico in the heart of Winnipeg.


Top review
SandraB
Dined 3 days ago
Prices have REALLY gone up and it’s made us less willing to come, but we really appreciated the noticeably quieter atmosphere tonight.
A photo of Gusto North restaurant
4.4
4.4 (423)
CAN$30 and under
Italian
South Portage
About the restaurant
Gusto North

The first outpost of local favourite Pizzeria Gusto, Gusto North is an extension of the flavours and feeling of being at an Italian family dinner table. Inspired by its original location on Academy Road, the Gusto team have brought a meticulously designed original menu and space to Hargrave St. Market's only full service sit down restaurant. Visit, and you’ll feel right at home in the heart of downtown.

Top review
Veronicavip
Dined 7 days ago
Food was great! Service also great. Definitely coming back.
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