Local. Fresh. Natural.
Located in the Alloway Reception Centre and offering scenic views, the Buffalo Stone Café features savory light meals, freshly ground coffee, and bakery treats in a relaxing lakeside setting.
The Café is operated by local award-winning company Diversity Food Services and managed by Chef de Cuisine Kelly Cattani, winner of the 2013 Manitoba Gold Medal Plates competition.
Our menus feature in-season local, organic and sustainably produced foods cooked from scratch, including those grown on site at FortWhyte Farms. Diversity recently received certification from LEAF (Leaders in Environmentally Accountable Food Service), demonstrating their commitment to ecologically sustainable practices in all aspects of their operation.
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Monday - Friday: 9am-4:30pm*
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays: 10am–4:30pm*
*Hours subject to change, will close early for special events. Please call (204) 989-8355 if you are planning a late lunch.
The Buffalo Stone Café is located in FortWhyte
Buffalo Stone Café Catering
Hosting an event at FortWhyte Alive? The Buffalo Stone Café and Diversity Foods will meet all your catering needs.
Good food and good times go hand-in-hand with thoughtfully prepared lunches, plated dinners, banquet buffets or barbeques. Acclaimed for its fresh and locally inspired cuisine, the Buffalo Stone Café will create memorable meals for your event. Wine, beer and spirits available for evening private receptions.
For private event options and pricing, download our 2014 Rentals Guide Brochure.
For catering, view Diversity's wide selection of catering options.
Upcoming Café Events
Join us for a 'Beginner's Look at Astronomy'. Members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada will be on hand to deliver an engaging presentation and answer questions. Whether you want to rekindle a curiosity, or are new to the wonders of the night sky, come out and enjoy an educational and fun-filled evening. Enjoy a cocktail* and a buffet dinner creatively prepared by the Buffalo Stone Café by Diversity Food Services, then head outside to view the night sky. Telescopes will be available for viewing after the presentations.
Cocktails: 6 pm, Dinner: 7 pm, Stars: 9 pm
*Alcohol available for purchase
By reservation only, please call (204) 989-8355 x 215
Staged outdoors in FortWhyte's beautiful lakeside setting, this fun and informal event continues to stand as our signature fundraiser, thanks to the generous spirit of valued sponsors, donors and guests. Enjoy a delicious meal catered by our very own Buffalo Stone Café by Diversity Foods, as you watch the sunset Regatta on Lake Devonian. Featuring a raffle, as well as silent, rainbow and live auctions.
- 5:30 pm Cocktails
- 6:45 pm Dinner
- 8:00 pm Auction
In support of environmental education, outdoor recreation, and social enterprise for deserving inner-city youth.
Become a sponsor of FortWhyte Alive's signature event. Use our secure online form to confirm your sponsorship details or purchase a corporate table.
Buffalo Stone Café Membership Upgrade
For an additional fee, receive a 15% discount on all regular menu items for the duration of your membership.
Upgrade when you renew or purchase a new membership. Visit www.fortwhyte.org/membership for more information.