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The Beachcomber

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Downtown Winnipeg
Bar, Canadian, Seafood
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1 Forks Market, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1B4, Canada
12049480020
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant while we were in Winnipeg as we wanted some seafood and it looked like it was a good menu. They appeared to have a nice selection of food on the menu. The restaurant was a more of a dining room experience, so we chose to sit in the lounge which had a nice view... More 

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Thank Marie L
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My sister and I had a great lunch. The food was very well prepared I had the seafood croissant it had lots of scallops, shrimp & crab. My sister had the Mandarin stir fry and she loved it. I had the peach crepes it was soooo good. Pricey

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Thank Eileen B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We went there for lunch today the burger was good i was happy to see something a little different. The gravy was bland like half Au jus and half gravy but no flavor. I'm happier I had a gift card and didn't spend any money. service was good there no issues

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Thank Donovan F
Winnipeg, Canada
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50 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Made a reservation for 4 of us (2 couples) for 7:00 PM, got in and seated right away. Our waitress was terrible, I think her name was Bridgette. Basically ignored us upon arrival. did not get any bread basket until we asked, and it was cold. Looked at all the other tables around us, and saw the service was drastically... More 

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Thank Brenda B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Anything other than the soup/appetizers can get quite expensive, especially for a student such as myself, but understandable as seafood has always been a more higher priced dish. The soup of day though, at such an incredible price, is ALWAYS an incredible dish and always very comforting to eat anytime I come to The Beachcomber. I've brought friends here since... More 

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Thank CPET-Victoria
Winnipeg, Canada
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

I checked Tripadvisor looking for a good seafood option in Winnipeg, and found The Beachcomber. There were many unfavorable reviews - but there was also a smattering of positive reviews. Using the logic that more people will write to complain than to compliment, we assumed we had a better than 50% chance of having a nice meal. Also, the owner... More 

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Thank DJP1964
TheBeachcomberWpg, Manager at The Beachcomber, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us and we look forward to seeing you and your guests again in the future! Happy new year and we hope you have a wonderful day! Jackie More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Been there in the summer, the patio is full of bugs and mosquitoes, wasps etc. Inside was full of people. Also constantly felt a whiff of cigarette smoke from some people that made it impossible to enjoy food. The staff should enforce the no-smoke rule more adamantly.

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Thank joshua1122
Winnipeg, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

The Beachcomber was chosen as a central location to hold committee meetings for an organization I belong to. Ten or twelve us met a few times and they were able to accommodate us in a semi private area. There was something on the menu to please everyone. It is now one of my favourite places to meet friends for lunch... More 

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Thank quilts204
TheBeachcomberWpg, Manager at The Beachcomber, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to send us some kind words! We are always happy to host groups and parties and are always happy when they return! We hope that you and your organization come and see us again soon! Have a wonderful holiday weekend and happy new year!! More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

We used skip the dishes and ordered in. Where do I start....mushrooms caps with crab and cream cheese - caps were flat...how does that happen? Each cap about the size of a quarter, six of them with about only 1/3 of a teaspoon of filling in each - unbelievable, the smallest I have ever seen anywhere. Crab cakes - I'll... More 

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Thank NickyTka
TheBeachcomberWpg, Manager at The Beachcomber, responded to this review

Hi Nicky, First of all, thank you for choosing to dine with us through Skip The Dishes. We are sorry that you didn't enjoy your experience. There are certain dishes, like would be in any restaurant, that don't travel well when taken out of the restaurant. Quesadillas would be a perfect example, this is not an excuse, however we feel... More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I was at this restaurant with a group of 10 people for my brothers birthday. Service was unprofessional and not knowledgeable and in fact pretty rude. Service took way to long with not even a half full restaurant. My friends steak came to him bleeding all over the plate when he asked for medium rare. My salad had an awful... More 

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1 Thank Nettie12556
TheBeachcomberWpg, Manager at The Beachcomber, responded to this review

Hi there Annette, I am sorry that you feel that way, here at The Beachcomber we strive to insure excellence by checking in on our guests and making sure that the experience of the evening is a great one. We had asked several times that evening how everything was going with the experience, and everyone seemed to be having a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Forks Market, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Downtown Winnipeg
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: 12049480020
Description
The Beachcomber Restaurant is located at one of the most popular and historic destinations in Winnipeg, - The Forks Market. The Beachcomber Restaurant is a great place to have a meal, a drink or just relax with a hot beverage. If you're looking for Seafood, Pasta, Steak or Chicken we have many delicious dishes to feed your appetite. We look forward to serving you!

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