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Diners' Choice: Good for special occasions restaurants in Winnipeg / Manitoba

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Updated May 05, 2024

Looking for the best special occasion restaurants in Winnipeg / Manitoba? 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
4.9
4.9 (1828)
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
LaurieC
Dined 5 days ago
The most incredible food and service in the city! Also love the parking and the ambiance.
A photo of The Gates on Roblin restaurant
4.8
4.8 (984)
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Global, International
Headingley
About the restaurant
Come Home to The Gates!

Nestled on the banks of the majestic Assiniboine River at the western edge of Winnipeg’s city limits, our beautifully restored country estate re-opened in August 2006 as the premier dining and banquet facility in Manitoba. Under new ownership and with a fresh new look, we provide world-class services, spectacular local cuisine, and an unparalleled ambience to meet your every need.

Today, The Gates on Roblin spans the immaculate seven-acre property and include a state-of-the-art 16,000 square foot banquet hall, sophisticated lounge area, one of the best veranda's in Winnipeg, upscale private dining rooms, and of course our wonderful bakery.

The Gates on Roblin has you covered for all your special occasions! Our pastry artists are pleased to create unique cakes for any of your entertaining needs, and our Executive Chef will prepare special menus for your next event in your home or office.

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined on Apr 26, 2024
We both had the prime rib dinner, its was delicious! The service was excellent!
A photo of Nicolino's Restaurant restaurant
4.8
4.8 (923)
CAN$30 and under
Italian
Pembina Strip
About the restaurant
Nicolino's Cucina Italiana continues to serve Winnipeg's finest Italian cuisine using the highest quality ingredients and traditional recipes. Everything here is made from scratch and made to order, you'll taste the difference that homemade food offers in every bite! Whether you sit in our beautiful dining room, lounge or spacious patio, each offers you the dining experience of your choice. Be it a date night, a family dinner, a business meeting, or a get together with friends we know it will be over great food, wine, signature cocktails, and service. We are excited to serve you and have you here as our special guest.

Our customers and our customer service are our top priorities. We know life gets busy so please call us if you need to cancel or reschedule your reservation. We do allow a 15 minute grace period for your reservation. In wanting to look after all of our guests we allow 1.5 hours for our tables of 2 and 2 hours for our larger groups.

Buon Appetito!






Top review
JohnB
Dined 6 days ago
food was off the charts as always ! never had a bad meal there.
A photo of Hy's Steakhouse - Winnipeg restaurant
4.7
4.7 (2176)
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
OpenTable Dinervip
Dined on May 7, 2024
Great as always…Benjamin was fun. Cocktails a plenty, appetizers spot on.
A photo of Vida Cucina Italia at The Fort Garry Hotel restaurant
4.7
4.7 (120)
CAN$51 and over
Italian
Winnipeg
About the restaurant
Vida Cucina Italia by Italy's culinary master, Chef Rosanna Marziale combines passion, attention to detail and the finest ingredients from Italy together with a flawless execution. Located in the historical Fort Garry Hotel - adding a touch of both modern dining and old world charm.
Top review
susanl
Dined 3 days ago
Was amazing as always! Thank you for bringing Italy here and for the giving us the ability to fall in love with look taste and feel of the food!👏👏
A photo of Preservation Hall Eatery + Wine Bar restaurant
4.6
4.6 (657)
CAN$31 to CAN$50
French
Polo Park
About the restaurant
Farm-to-table inspired French fare from Chef Tristan Foucault.
Top review
BruceP
Dined 5 days ago
We always enjoy the buck-a-shuck experience at Preservation Hall.
A photo of Oval Room Brasserie – Fort Garry Hotel restaurant
4.6
4.6 (341)
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
OpenTable Diner
Dined 1 day ago
Really nice atmosphere, overall really nice people and good food.
A photo of P.F. Chang's - Winnipeg restaurant
4.5
4.5 (9)
CAN$30 and under
Chinese
Winnipeg
About the restaurant
P.F. Chang’s is an Asian restaurant concept founded on making food from scratch every day in every restaurant. Created in 1993 by Philip Chiang and Paul Fleming, P.F. Chang’s is the first multi-unit restaurant concept in the U.S. to honour and celebrate the 2,000-year-old tradition of wok cooking as the center of the guest experience. Since inception, P.F. Chang’s chefs have been hand-rolling dim sum, hand chopping and slicing all vegetables and meats, scratch cooking every sauce and wok-cooking each dish, every day in every restaurant.
Top review
TessaA
Dined on Apr 5, 2024
Good food and service. Overall great experience.
A photo of Hermanos Steakhouse restaurant
4.2
4.2 (1665)
CAN$30 and under
South American
Exchange District
About the restaurant
Discover a truly unique dining experience at Hermanos. From tapas to steaks, drinks to dessert, each dish is crafted with fresh ingredients, delivering authentic South American flavours. Every meal is a delightful getaway. Hasta pronto (See you soon)!
Top review
Budzie
Dined 2 days ago
Hermanos never disappoints with the food and energy. Our server was great! Thank you!
A photo of Velvet Glove Restaurant - The Fairmont Winnipeg restaurant
4.1
4.1 (330)
CAN$30 and under
Unspecified
Exchange District
About the restaurant
Velvet Glove Restaurant offers contemporary Manitoban fare using fresh, locally sourced produce and ingredients.
Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined on May 7, 2024
Amazing staff and fast service. Really great breakfast and coffee.
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