The City Grill Event Centre will be functioning as a restaurant once again this weekend to host a special dinner service saluting the Windsor International Film Festival.

They’re inviting you to dine and then head around the corner to go watch a film at the festival. The City Grill will be open on both Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3, 2018 between 6:00pm and 11:00pm. Reservations are recommended.

Here is a look at the menu for the weekend:


Smoked Salmon Spring Rolls
Ginger pickled vegetables, smoked salmon, maple soy sauce

Brussel Sprouts
Butter roasted, cippolini onion, sugar cured bacon, maple dijon vinaigrette

Rasted candied, caramelized apples and pears, toasted walnuts, radicchio, horseradish and dijon creme fraiche

Sweet Potato Pancakes
Shredded brisket, apple slaw, mild BBQ sauce

TCG Caesar Salad
Romaine, feta cheese croutons, house made dressing, sugar cured bacon lardons

Cheese Board
Artisanal cheeses and meats, Dijon, compote


Duck Confit Poutine
Shredded duck, Brie cheese, green peppercorn demi, fries

Peas. smoked chicken, basil, lemon pepper cream sauce, tomato

Moroccan chickpea stew, pistachio and basil crust, seasonal vegetable

Flat Iron Steak
Gratin dauphinois, hunter sauce, seasonal vegetables

Stuffed Pasta
Roasted tomato and garlic aubergine, putanesca sauce


Lemon Curd
Sable breton cookie, raspberry gelee, creme anglaise

Creme Brulee
Toasted almond and dried cranberry biscotti

Mint Chocolate Cheesecake
Peanut brittle, sponge toffee