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Best things to do in Gimli

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Pizza Place
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“Known well in Gimli as one of if not the best restaurant in town. Highly recommended.”
10 locals recommend
Women's Store
“A hip shop with clothing, jewellery, books and gifts. Check out the historic elements of the store, built in 1899! We love coming here with a coffee and checking out all the nostalgic decorations, although we usually find the perfect gift for someone. ”
12 locals recommend
Pub
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“The nachos and poutine are great! And various other dishes. Super friendly folks. ”
8 locals recommend
Cinema
“Old style movie theatre in operation since 1945. Highly recommended, especially if you like movies! ”
4 locals recommend
Museum
“Check out the beautiful new park surrounding one of Manitoba's most iconic statues! 1.5km 18 min walk 4 min drive”
6 locals recommend
Café
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The only restaurant properly on the waterfront, enjoy the view from the beachside deck while you sip cocktails and sample some lunchtime munchies. Also good for a wonderful brunch or an elegant dinner. Live music in the lounge, and right outside on the band stage!”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Awesome burgers, fries, fish and chips, Greek salad, gyros, milkshakes and ice cream!”
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I LOVE this place...always great food, good specials, and great service, plus they have a very nice patio that wraps all the way around the restaurant. ”
4 locals recommend
Museum
“Gimli has a rich Icelandic heritage. Visit the museum at 94 - 1st Ave (in the Waterfront Centre). Hours: Monday through Friday 10 – 4pm, Saturday & Sunday 1:00 – 4:00pm ”
3 locals recommend
Store
“Manitoba Icelandic Festival is held every year on August Long Weekend. Enjoy food, music, entertainment, events/activities, Icelandic culture, parade, fireworks, and of course, Vikings! ”
3 locals recommend
Beach
“Vast sandy beaches and relaxing environment make Gimli a great place to relax, enjoy and vacation.”
1 local recommends
Chinese Restaurant
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2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Local artists showcase their work. In the summer, the Gimli Farmers Market is set up right outside the Art Clubs doors every weekend.”
1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Has been part of the Gimli community. A nice alternative to Sobeys. Good to support the local economy too.”
2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Locally owned and operated the ​coffee shop with a wide selection of breakfast items and coffee just the way you like it.”
3 locals recommend