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Famena's Famous Roti/Curry

295 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1H9, Canada
+1 204-414-9040
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“roti” (33 reviews)
“oxtail” (7 reviews)
“peas” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Indian, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
295 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1H9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A number of us ordered roti for lunch while taking a training session downtown. What a delicacy! The majority of us ordered the chicken roti, and a couple ordered the goat roti. They were HUGE and Very flavourful. The owners are very pleasant and seemed...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I plan a trip anywhere, I spend considerable time looking at nearby restaurants. Our family's rule is we visit local eateries and avoid the franchised or chain restaurants. Famena's scored very high in the reviews and it was put on the list for a...More

Thank Mark Or Lynda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place might be tiny, but the food packs a really delicious punch -- as does the super hot Carolina Reaper pepper sauce. We had two entrees -- the chicken roti and the oxtail with rice and peas (available only certain days). Either one would...More

Thank ScottandJodi
Reviewed 24 January 2018

A tiny spot wedged into a corner under a parking garage. Only seating is on stools at a curved counter with barely enough room to pass by. But the food was wonderful and the entertainment - provided by the banter of the couple working behind...More

2  Thank DarB-Ottawa
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

It’s not Haute Cuisine , it’s the quintessential greasy spoon but for roti. Been here for lunches at least once a season since it opened. It’s just good comfort food, especially on a winters day. If you think you can handle the heat, . ....More

Thank WpgTrvlrs
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Best roti around, hands down. Only reason I am writing a review is I was searching for the phone number to pre-order a pickup and I felt this was a good opportunity to provide positive feedback for a restaurant that really deserves it!

Thank Don C
Reviewed 13 October 2017

What an absolute great place for a bite. Famena's is a small restaurant, nestled in one of the most obscure little places, a tiny corkscrew parkade, with a circular half table counter at the bottom, surrounded by mirrors. The place used to be an old...More

1  Thank VADCMDtonian
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Based on recommendations from friends and the great reviews I went here with great anticipation. Once inside I was taken aback by how dirty and sloppy the place looked but based on all the positive feedback decided to order. I should have trusted my gut...More

Thank LeGrandBateauxNoir
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Tucked away next to a parkade just one block off Portage, Famena's is a small diner specializing in West Indian food. ! used to go to Bindy's but found that they started skimping on the meat - not so here! The roti are HUGE, packed...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times now and the food is always fantastic. They have the best roti I've ever had hands down. You can have rotis with various meats, ie chicken, beef etc or veggie ie chick pea, potato. They also offer take out....More

1  Thank Vegaslovers777
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1H9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-414-9040
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