About Us



Johnny G's Restaurant & Bar first opened its doors in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada in 1987, the name proudly taken from founder and current owner, Johnny Giannakis.

At the time, Johnny G's was the fourth Late Night Restaurant in Winnipeg. The first location was on Osborne and Morley in the Fort Rouge area. In 1992 Johnny G`s Restaurant & Bar relocated to Main Street and Broadway Avenue to be closer to the Downtown Winnipeg Bar Scene. In 1996 Johnny G’s again relocated, expanding operations in a much larger space at 177 McDermot Avenue. In 2006 John and his wife Cia opened a second location, at 172 Main Street.

The Johnny G’s Restaurants are a family run business, operated and managed by John, wife Cia, their children, and a loyal and dedicated staff. Johnny G`s is known for homemade food, large portions and reasonable prices.

Johnny G's is pleased to announce the opening of the Newly Developed Event Space located in the Lower Level of the McDermot Avenue location. Fully Renovated and Classically Appointed with seating for 120+ guests. With aLower Level Bar, DJ Booth & Dance Floor and FREE WiFiit is the perfect venue for Christmas Parties, Birthdays, Business Meetings, Retirements, Anniversaries & Socials.

With NO FEE FOR BOOKING Johnny G's offers Special Dining Packages including an Appetizer Buffet, Dinner Buffet & Full Service Dinner Menu.

Johnny G`s Restaurant and Bar has been proudly serving the citizens of and visitors to Winnipeg, across four different decades, and will continue serving all of you for many years to come. We invite you to visit Johnny G's regularly and often to enjoy all that we have to offer. Served with a smile.