Food Tours

Exchange District BIZ Blog

The Exchange District is home to over 100 historic buildings built in the early 20th century, all located in an incredibly walkable 30-block radius. Whether you come to the area to shop, dine, or take in the festivities, arts, and culture you will be surrounded by history.

Our guided tours are a perfect way to learn more about our area’s remarkable past. From our tried and true East and West tours to theme tours like Death and Debauchery and Punks & Anarchists, there are so many intriguing ways to discover more about our neighbourhood.

Being that the Exchange District is also home to over 50 unique local restaurants we’ve developed three food tours that let you discover the Exchange District’s storied past while enjoying its inspired community of culinary creativity.

Savour the Exchange

We’ve created this tour to let you savour a few of these one-of-a-kind fine dining experiences while enjoying the passion and creativity our local chefs have to offer. Explore the spectacular history of the area while discovering some of the Exchange’s best spots for world class cuisine.

The Savour the Exchange Food Tour will visit: La Carnita, The Saddlery on Market, and Corrientes.

$85 per person *Alcoholic beverages and gratuity included.

July and August – Tuesdays from 6:00pm to 8:30pm.

Decadence in the District

This tour is all about decadence! With so many fantastic pubs, lounges, local distilleries, and cocktail bars, we’ve created a tour that lets you explore a little of each – while satiating your sweet tooth of course. You’ll learn about the Exchange District’s rich history while sampling locally crafted spirits at an artisan distillery, savouring mouth-watering deserts, and sipping cocktails in a cozy cocktail bar.

The Decadence in the District Food Tour will visit: Cordova, Amsterdam Tea Room, and Forth Cocktail Bar.

$75 per person *Alcoholic beverages and gratuity included.

July and August – Wednesdays from 6:00pm to 8:30pm.

Comfort Food

Experience home-style cooking, with a twist! There are so many culinary experiences in the Exchange District that take comfort food to a whole new level. This tour will include classic dishes with a gourmet flair and traditional favourites that never go out of style. Enjoy a casual night out while sampling food that will warm your stomach and your heart.

The Comfort Food Tour will visit: Kevin’s Bistro, Alycia’s, and Across the Board.

$65 per person *gratuity included.

July and August – Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:30pm.

Check out these articles to find out more about our food tours

https://www.travelmanitoba.com/blog/post/eating-in-the-exchange-how-to-explore-winnipegs-hippest-downtown-district-with-decadence/

http://www.pegcitygrub.com/read,post/773/whether-you-are-into-comfort-food-cocktails-share-plates-or-tacos-the-exchange-district-biz-has-a-food-tour-for-you

and book today by emailing tours@exchangedistrict.org or calling 204-942-6716!