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The French Way

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238 Lilac St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2T3, Canada
+1 204-421-9002
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“apple strudel” (3 reviews)
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French, Canadian
$$ - $$$
238 Lilac St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2T3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 22 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 21 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 10 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 4 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
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We had breakfast there and was the best Crepe I have ever eaten. The sunflower French toast was an interesting flavor combination that I would definitely order again. Prompt friendly service, easy to find and value priced. The have earned an excellent rating by us!!

Thank S_PH574
Reviewed 13 February 2017

4 Staff behind the counter chatting, 1 staff cleaning a table, We waited and waited for someone to seat us or at least acknowledge that we were waiting and say it would just be a few minutes, but nothing. At least 2 of the staff...More

Thank m_jen45
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very good menu. Food is pretty good and good portions. Coffee is excellent. Their bread is really nice but they don't toast it properly and therefore it is very dry. I think they just warm it and by doing so it drys it out. either...More

Thank WinnipegWildRover
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Restaurant Details

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French, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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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