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VJ's Drive Inn

) #12 of 1,385 Restaurants in Winnipeg $ Fast food,
170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
+1 204-943-2655
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (153 reviews)
“chilli” (55 reviews)
“burger” (154 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Fast food, Canadian
170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Don't let the building fool you, it is worth the drive and wait to eat there. Delicious burgers with HUGE portions. When you order fries they just keep piling them in your container for you. I took my husband here for his first experience of...More

Thank Lillivix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you need a break from all the shopping and eating at the Forks,take a walk through CN Station that brings you out to Main Street.Right across on the west side is VJ's Drive Inn.Bring your cash only and order at the walkup counter.Ask for...More

Thank Sonye1
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Literally a hole in the wall but popular burger bar, with good reason. The burgers are very good and the fries are fresh. Very generous portions. Service is ambivalent at best.

1  Thank hatboyca
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Burgers made fresh and fast. Eat there fives in four days. First time I was there, it was a Sunday night and people just kept on coming. Great place for take out or eat at the picnic tables outside. Lots of parking space. Never seen...More

2  Thank bon992017
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best spots in town for a large messy burger. It's a drive in, pick up and go spot. It's so good and delicious it's a must try if you like messy burgers!

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is vintage Winnipeg, a great burger and dogs and shakes place with no frills. The employees are impatient and unfriendly, they don't even list the prices on the menu, and there is no indoor seating. You go there for the food! The burger had...More

Thank Nupester
Reviewed 23 June 2017

One of those local treasures you have to try. If you're at the forks or Via station its just a short walk to VJs on Main Street. Whenever I visit the Peg I gotta get a VJ Burger. Nothin fancy but Great Burgers, Fries and...More

Thank B5661UZmarkb
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I got late into Winnipeg and was looking for a "take out" place with good food and fast service. This place is what I was looking for. Open late, fast service and good quality. I got a burger, shake and fries. Everything was delicious!

Thank Wheat W
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It's a nice place to eat at. Just if you plan blink you kinda miss it. But it's all good to be there at times

Thank Erik V
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This is a small little burger joint that if your not looking you can miss it. This is the best burgers in town. These guys love what they do and do it very well. From the burgers to the fries which is more than one...More

Thank Ron C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Fast food, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg>  > Downtown Winnipeg
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-943-2655
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