Diners and Cafes

Ellice Cafe

Posted by on January 28, 2012 at 9:44 pm

Jerk Chicken | Net carbs: ~8g Order: Jerk Chicken, no fries, extra veggies The Ellice Cafe is a great little spot in the heart of the West End.  It’s got a great atmosphere, and you can almost feel Winnipeg’s culture in the air.  To me, it feels like a place you’d sit with your laptop […]

Salisbury House

Posted by on January 28, 2012 at 9:27 pm

Cheese Nips | Net carbs: unknown Order (specifically on Tuesdays): Cheese Nips (2? 3? How hungry are you?), no bun, extra fried onions, side of chili, side of Sals Sauce, side of coleslaw. Ok, ok… this meal *looks* revolting.  I know that.  It basically looks like slop on a plate. And, to be honest, I’m […]

Tea Story Cafe

Posted by on December 20, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Veggie Berry Salad | Net carbs: ~8g Order: Veggie Berry Salad no noodles Let me start by saying I love LoVe LOVE this place.  I’ve been several times now and each time I order a different tea.  So far, my favorite has been the Grapefruit Tea.  However, when it comes to food it’s pretty darned […]

Roscoe’s Grill

Posted by on December 16, 2011 at 7:02 am

Eggs, Bacon, Ham, Sausage | Net carbs: ~2g Order: 2 eggs, bacon, ham, sausage and a coffee, no potato no toast. This is not a menu item. In fact, I started by telling the gal at the counter “I don’t know how you’re going to charge me for this but I don’t care”. I was […]

Deadfish Cafe & Lounge

Posted by on December 8, 2011 at 9:20 am

Jerk Chicken Lettuce Wraps | Net carbs: ~12g? Order: Jerk Chicken Lettuce Wrap It’s nice to see a menu item like lettuce wraps in a restaurant. It’s certainly a good start when it comes to looking for a tasty low carb meal option. My only concern with this meal is the sauce. There’s almost certainly […]