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The French Way

238 Lilac St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2T3, Canada
+1 204-421-9002
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“apple strudel” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
Canadian, French, Cafe
$$ - $$$
238 Lilac St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2T3, Canada
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a very warm, cozy, welcoming place to go for breakfast or lunch. The food is excellent and the staff are always smiling and make you feel comfortable. I highly recommend it.

Thank CAbbott2017
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Love meeting a friend at this restaurant for oatmeal and tea or one of their pastries. Comfortable atmosphere. Good food.

Thank sjm1183
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Arrived on Sunday morning around 10:30 - restaurant was packed and there was a bit of a wait. Restaurant was clean and servers very attentive. Had the vegetarian eggs benedict - delicious. My friend had the chocolate crepe and gave it rave reviews. Coffee and...More

Thank g0ttakn0w
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I have been to The French Way Café for a meal on a number of occasions and it's the same thing every time: regardless of how empty the place is, I constantly need to chase down my server. This week, after watching my waitress tend...More

Thank PrairieSky123
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Small quaint restaurant with nice breakfast offering Great french pastries- croissants were wonderful and flaky Service was excellent

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my parents and we all tried different things. I had the club sandwich with a side salad. The salad was very nice and fresh with a good dressing. The tomato on the sandwich was not ripe and the avocado was...More

Thank Marli F
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This was by no means good. Portion size was terribly small for the price. Items sound very good on the menu, order them and they look nothing like they sound. Crepes were so disappointing and the other orders were mediocre, I am not sure why...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Super pastries. My apple strudel had tons of fruit. Pastries are all European style in that the baked items speak for themselves; none of those colorful icing-covered dry cupcakes or cookies that look pretty but taste like nothing. The décor is casual. Nothing trendy but...More

Thank jhbh1961
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great desserts especially the Apple Strudel and cinnamon buns. Interesting sandwiches and eggs benedict. Service could be improved. However, they are friendly.

Thank billyjoe2015
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a regular brunch spot for the spouse and I. It can be a bit busy in there; especially on weekends and service can sometimes be a bit slow but it is absolutely worth the wait for the food. The eggs benedict is served...More

Thank roadtripgirl84
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, French, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Lilac St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-421-9002
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