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De Luca's

Downtown Winnipeg
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950 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R1, Canada
+1 204-774-7617
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09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri 09:00 - 20:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Brandon, Canada
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60 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Wife and I were in Deluca's buying Italian groceries and popped upstairs to their diner. You pay the cashier for pizza by the slice or a selection of pastas. My wife had a superb farfalle with Alfredo sauce and I had a slice of pepperoni and a slice of margherita pizza, washed down with Italian sodas. Bellissimo! The meals are... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

We had a company party in their downstairs banquet room and were treated like family the moment we entered until we left. This is the best Italian meal I have ever had. Everything was prepared with fresh ingredients right in front of us. We even had a chance to participate in the preparation of all of our food. I really... More 

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Oshawa, Canada
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

All-you-can-eat pasta, great soups, salads to eat. Service was great, food was amazing and fresh. Being able to purchase the food after was great too. Definitely a perfect spot for a lunch. Literally the only downside is how much seating there is and if it's busy it could be hard to sit down to eat.

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Thank Chris C
Winnipeg, Canada
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

First I must start by acknowledging their desire to be not only a specialty shop but also a neighbourhood store. They have everything from produce, to Italian specialties of all fair, wine, kitchen gadgets, desserts, and pastas. BUT they also serve hot lunches upstairs for several hours for cash and typically big portions and good value. Also, their cold line... More 

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Thank Alistair19
Saint Louis, Missouri
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245 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

Want the very best Winnipeg has to offer in food then you must try Deluca's. WOW and mama cooks upstairs but downstairs you will find amazing Italian food to cook yourself! Really a treat to visit.

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Thank Mike C
Winnipeg, Canada
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385 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

I used to work close to here and would always have lunch on Fridays. Be sure to check their restaurant times prior to going though and I recommend getting there early as seating is usually taken quickly. It's a very easy going atmosphere and if you will fit at another table that is already taken, most people are fine with... More 

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Thank Megan L
Winnipeg, Canada
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

This business is a Winnipeg landmark - but its reviews almost need to be split up for the different sections - all of which are good. This review deals with the Cooking Class and dinner. It is a wonderful experience I would recommend to anyone. Chef Ana prepares a meal giving a class on each course, the meal is then... More 

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Thank SouthOne60
Regina, Canada
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364 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

When driving into Winnipeg, we happened upon De Lucas. We started off wandering through the food store. Amazing selection of Italian goods including fresh meat, cheese and olive oil. Attached to the food store is De Luca's Fine Wines. GREAT wine store. Excellent selection of really interesting wine. The lady that looked after us really knew her stuff. She recommended... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014

Tried De Lucas for the first time, the atmosphere is a bit different. Its a grocery store, but the sandwiches are amazing. I had the Italian Hero panini and mm mmm mmm. We left the store with a few cookies and turnovers from the bakery and they were just as great. Great spot to stop and grab lunch to go... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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119 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

I come here to get my pizza dough for when I make my pizza's at home. The dough is always consistently tasty and delicious. There is also a great cooking class that you can take as well for a pretty cheap price and you can learn to make great dishes. I have always had helpful and friendly staff that are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Downtown Winnipeg
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-774-7617

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?