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The Underground Cafe - CLOSED

70 Arthur St | McDermot St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G7, Canada
+1 204-956-1925
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
19 Jan 2017
“Funky location. Excellent food”
21 Feb 2016
“A good place when you want something different”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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70 Arthur St | McDermot St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G7, Canada
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Walking down the stairs into a funky decorated little place, mismatching tables and chairs with walls painted in graffiti like styling. Excellent service and menu offerings. My choice, the Sun Burger. I'm not vegetarian but enjoy the vegetarian fare at times. This burger was one...More

Thank Norman B
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The menu has different options we I appreciate. It can get very noisy though at lunch hour so if you plan a quite conversation choose a different spot.

Thank ethnicfoodfan
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Very cool place. Food is good with very reasonable prices. But the atmosphere is way more than good. All the walls are painted with murals and all furniture, lights, salt & pepper shakers, etc. are from the 60's or 70's. This is the kind of...More

Thank Lionel B
Reviewed 7 June 2015

I've been there a couple times and only during an outing with colleagues (their birthdays and they get to pick the place). The food is mediocre at best. I was there this past week and it took over 30 minutes to get our food -...More

Thank Queenlisab
Reviewed 8 September 2014

I have personally been going to the Underground Café for probably about 10 years. They are located in one of Winnipeg's Exchange District's largest single buildings, the Silpit Building on 70 Arthur St. in the basement. Why is it a hidden gem? 1. The décor....More

Thank Yaktam
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The Sun Burger is a no-brainer -- always filling and great tasting. But the soups are an adventure not to be missed. As a place that seems to be vegetarian - I'm always happy when my meat loving friends walk away full and satisfied. The...More

2  Thank QBprairie
Reviewed 28 February 2014

Never heard of this place. Absolutely delicious coffee. Home made soup to die for. Had the mushroom today. It says right in the menu, "Remember, good food made from scratch takes time to prepare." Too bad they're only open for breakfast and lunch. Close at...More

Thank Island_Joe095
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Great to go for some lunch. I really like the food. A mix of cuisine, and I believe it's vegan friendly as well, if that floats your boat.

1  Thank GregArcade
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Went there today October 31st for the 1st time. I decided to try it out because of the reviews online about good food, service, etc. I ended up sitting there for about 15 minutes without being acknowlwdged, while at least 4 tables who arrived after...More

Thank chrishungry2
Reviewed 27 June 2013

The space is funky, the service is good, and the Sun Burger is delicious. I'm definitely not a vegetarian, but the vegetarian Sun Burger is definitely one of my favourite burgers. By the way, the photo currently shown for the Underground Cafe is most definitely...More

1  Thank WinnipegTraveller045
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  • Address: 70 Arthur St | McDermot St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Downtown Winnipeg
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-956-1925
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