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VJ's Drive Inn

170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
+1 204-943-2655
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“chili” (48 reviews)
“burgers” (102 reviews)
“fries” (153 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian
170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's been a few years since I've been to VJ's - but I will never forget the food! You'd be hard-pressed to find a place that does better burgers and fries. One of the best meals we've ever had was getting our food, and settling...More

Thank GregPayne505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love their milkshakes and their fries. Personally, I like their burgers and dogs without the chili sauce better.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had cheeseburger with the works. a bit messy to eat but very good. went back for the hotdog with works and was very good as well.

Thank 14farmer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the best place for burgers and fries anywhere.service is always first rate, and the food being the same.small basic menu, and cash only. you won't leave there hungry.

Thank Wayne4500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I drop by once a month for their mouth watering VJ's special burger and fresh cut home fries. They're absolutely delicious especially eating everything right off the grill. In summer I eat on the picnic table in winter in my car. I started going to...More

Thank FamilySpringBreak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a sloppy messy delicious tasty burger then this is the place to go. Don't forget to order fies and maybe chili on the burger.

Thank Shvanski
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Many reviews tout the virtues of this old school hamburger stand but I have to pile onto that. The VJ special is a real home cooked cheese burger with tomatoe, iceburg lettuce and a thin but flavourful chilli that makes this for a messy treat....More

Thank Chip-the-tourist
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you are visiting Winnipeg and looking for a burger you must stop here. You simply go in one door and out the other with a landmark burger. You will not be disappointed!! I have been going there for years and always great service.

Thank TerryScott
Reviewed 8 November 2017

VJ's has been around forever and is home to the best chili burger in town. Right on Main Street across from the train station this take out burger and fries joint won't disappoint. Summer time the parking lot is full of picnic tables. Burgers, hotdogs...More

Thank harleycoupleWinnipeg
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Usually order the cheese dog and fries. Comes loaded with wonderful pickle wedges. Milkshakes are great! Have been there many times.

Thank Brenda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Fast food, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Downtown Winnipeg
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-943-2655
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