Canstar: The Best of Winnipeg 2014

Canstar Community News has taken over the Best of Winnipeg survey that ran for years in Uptown Magazine.

This year, the questionnaire has a community-oriented twist. The survey now includes categories such as favourite schools, favourite corner stores, and favourite local parks and playgrounds.

Here are a few highlights:

Best New Local Restaurant

Best Local Steakhouse
Rae and Jerry’s Steak House

Best Local Fine Dining Restaurant
529 Wellington Steakhouse

Best Local Food Cart/Wagon
Pimp My Rice Food Truck

Best Nightclub
Union Sound Hall

Best Local Vintage Clothing Store
Rhymes with Orange

Best Gym/Workout Facility
GoodLife Fitness

Best Car Wash
The Chamois

Best Free Event
Movies in the Park, Assiniboine Park

Best Place to Go on a Date
The Forks

Best Neighbourhood to Live In
Osborne Village

Best City High School
Glenlawn Collegiate

Favourite Winnipegger
Ace Burpee

Favourite Professional Team
Winnipeg Jets

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