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Over The Coals

232 Saskatchewan Ave E, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 0K9, Canada
+1 204-239-7777
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (26 reviews)
“lemon potatoes” (12 reviews)
“souvlaki” (8 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
232 Saskatchewan Ave E, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 0K9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We ordered take out for 10 people. Upon recommendation, we only ordered 8 portions and still had masses of food left over. Our meal was the BBQ pork strips with lemon potatoes, green salad and pita bread. The strips were well cooked with lovely seasoning....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Either dinning in or take-out the food has always been good. We normally do delivery. Nice to have a restaurant like this in Portage as there isn't anything else like it. Good is great, home cooked and always huge portions.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Y5392XNkevinl
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Got into town late was looking for dinner; we stumbled across this place. I'm giving It 5 stars and I believe they deserve it. Food was home made and very fresh. overall was a great dining experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome! Friendly, helpful staff, and delicious food. The souvlaki and lemon potatoes are excellent. If you’re in or passing through Portage - this is the place to stop!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MikeS4477
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This little place was such an enjoyment. You won’t be disappointed. Wish I had this restaurant close to home.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank KathleenW1701
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped for dinner as Sticky Fingers was booked up. Best thing that ever happened, as Over the Coals proved to be a great place to eat and very highly recommended, soup was delicious, Greek Salad was cold and fresh, Gyro Wrap and rice pilaf superb....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Arthur G
Reviewed 5 August 2018

the portions are huge and flavourful plus the staff are so excellent even the capers lol, the décor is pleasant to the eye and so are the pictures on all of the walls, the lemon potatoes are wesome, as is the rice pilaf (my choice...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Darrell M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were there in early July on a Friday evening. The servings are very generous and and we were very satisfied with one entree and and one salad between us. It was tasty, well prepared and served by a friendly, efficient waitress who was also...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank diking336
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I work in Portage and this is one of my top 2 places to eat in town. The food is always fresh and delicious and very generous portions. One of my favourites is the perogie poutine, loaded with bacon and spicy sausage(I order without the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ECM1970
Reviewed 20 July 2018

A long day on the road. Decided to have dinner in Portage La Prairie on the way to Winnipeg. Looked on Trip Advisor and decided on this place. Well the meal was great and the server was fun and friendly. We love Greek food and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank MENBBB
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Bj P
27 June 2015|
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Response from sweetcanadian | Reviewed this property |
No. The only patio in portage is Boston Pizza and they do not allow dogs. We have the beautiful island park where you can order take out and have a picnic in park.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Saskatchewan Ave E, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 0K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Portage la Prairie
  • Phone Number: +1 204-239-7777
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