Dine

Dine

Spending Habits [1] 

  • 45.6% come downtown at least 22 times per month
  • 59.4% of visitors come downtown 1-3 times/week to purchase food and beverages downtown
  • 58.5% of visitors spend $1-$9/week on coffee/snacks
  • 38% of visitors spend $10-$29/week on lunch
  • 48.7% of visitors visit restaurants and/or retail stores before Winnipeg Jets home games
  • 42.1% of downtown residents purchase food and beverages downtown 1-3 times/week
  • 55.7% of downtown residents spend $1-$9/week on coffee/snacks
  • Majority of downtown residents spend $10-$29/week on lunch, dinner, and take-home meals
  • 37.1% spend more than $50/week on groceries downtown
  • 46.9% of downtown residents visit restaurants and/or retail stores before Winnipeg Jets home games
  • 46.6% of students purchase food and beverages downtown 1-3 times/week
  • 59.5% of students spend $1-$9/week on coffee/snacks
  • 45% of students spend $10-$29/week on lunch
  • 42.5% of students visit restaurants and/or retail stores before Winnipeg Jets home games

What Restaurants Visitors Frequent Most

Fact:103restaurants downtown of all types, styles and numerous ethnicities

  • Cafés/coffee shops
  • Food courts
  • Fine dining
  • Pub/bar [1]

OPPORTUNITY: What people want more of [1]

  • Restaurants with patios
  • Trendy bistros
  • Ethnic restaurants
  • Grocery stores
  • Sushi restaurants
  • Healthy restaurants
  • Vegetarian restaurants
  • Gastro pubs
  • Locally owned

There are 103 restaurants downtown representing all types, styles, and numerous ethnicities, up from 82 in 2013. [4] Downtown also has 40 restaurant patios. [2]

Shopping Centre/Retailer SQ. FT. # of restaurants/coffee shops/deli
Portage Place 497,561 19
Winnipeg Square 60,000 19
Richardson Concourse 3
cityplace 115,000 13
Shops of the Forks Market 45,000 25
Johnston Terminal 80,000 3 [3]

 


[1] Downtown Trends Survey, 2013
[2] Downtown Winnipeg Magazine, Spring/Summer 2013
[3] Mall Websites (2014)
[4] Downtown Winnipeg Trends 2016 Update, July 18, 2016