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Cafe Dario

1390 Erin Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
783-2813
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Ranked #21 of 1,338 Restaurants in Winnipeg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $50
Cuisines: Latin, Eclectic, International
Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

A great little find...will definitely return. Enjoyed the fixed price dinner which included an appetizer, soup, salad, entree and a tasty little dessert. I had the escargot to start which was very flavourful, followed by a very tasty soup. An interesting presentation for a salad which was field greens wrapped tightly in a roll wrapped with cucumber, with a blackberry... More

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winnipeg
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I love going to this restaurant. As usual, Dario combines an artistic blend to make his meals taste wonderful. I loved the cream of mushroom soup with cinnamon and my main course of beef tenderloin with chimichurri was spot on. For dessert, there was a watermelon slice drizzled with dark chocolate and cheese. I have never acquired a taste for... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We went here for our anniversary and brought our 14 year old daughter with us. Appetizers where different but very good. My wife had cuttle fish, daughter had Colombian arepa and I had the escargot. A delicious beef vegetable soup followed and then a cucumber wrapped salad. I had the beef tenderloin which was the most tender and flavourful I... More

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Winnipeg
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134 reviews 134 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

At some point in time, this was a house located in an industrial area. Now its bright yellow exterior marks it as a beacon for some very tasty fare. It is quite small inside so reservations could be in order. Parking is on the street or in the back if you are really lucky. The menu is prix-fixe giving you... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I have been to Café Dario a number of times and usually for lunch. The food is always superb and the service is prompt and attentive. The chef creates a new menu daily; there is always a chicken dish, a fish or seafood dish, a game dish, a lamb dish and a pork dish. On our last visit my husband... More

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Ladner, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Cafe Dario's is a Winnipeg gem. Chef Dario expertly prepared a delicious 5 course dinner for our group. Everything was delicious. From the prawn appetizer, watercress soup, ( one of the best soups i have ever tasted) to the main courses of pork tenderloin, lamb...everything for our group was prepared and cooked to perfection. Portion size ideal. Servers friendly and... More

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Winnipeg,Manitoba
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Last Saturday my husband and I decided ( spur -of the -moment) to go out for dinner. Of course all of our usual haunts were booked!! Then we remembered an acquaintance who had raved about Cafe Dario and we were lucky enough to get a reservation for that evening. The venue is tucked into a residential area on Erin Street.... More

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WINNIPEG
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Cafe Dario's menu offers 5 course meals for $39.00. The menu changes, I was fortunate to go when venison was available. It was beautifully done, tender, and nicely seasoned. The baked escargot “El Diablo appetizer had a nice heat to it, but was not overpowering. We will definitely be back.

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Winnipeg
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Everyone in our group really enjoyed this restaurant. Cudos to the chef for preparing an excellent five course meal for us. Everyone had different things and he catered to two in our group that have allergies to dairy. Every course was just wonderful. In particular I loved the marinade on the ribs that I had as an appy and loved... More

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Winnipeg
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The food was excellent! There was a nice spicy heat to the empanada,the soup was served hot, a salad followed, then the main entree,and dessert to complete the meal. Our waiter was very friendly and made sure our glasses were always filled. We were allowed adequate time to complete each dish before the next was served and left feeling very... More

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