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Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar

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$$$$
Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada (Water St)
+1 250-979-1222
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten here about 6 or 7 times since I moved to k town (end of September) every meal I have had has been nothing short or fantastic. I find the staff knowledgeable and attentive while always smiling. I always sit at the bar and watch the lads work away which is nice cause I usually dine alone. I've... More 

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Thank John D
Kelowna, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to this restaurant numerous times, every time have thoroughly enjoyed my meal and been greeted with fantastic service

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Thank evynntopolinsky
Saint-Alexandre, France
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118 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant. Lovely staff. Clever and original menu. The service is perfect, the dishes very nicely presented and very good, and a very nice wine list. Nothing to add, but that it was a bit pricey, but we found that all of BC is a pricey.

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Thank prohatyn
Edmonton, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to enjoy a customized tasting menu during our recent visit. The food was fantastic, especially the very special sauce made with the restaurant's own black garlic. The kitchen was in full view of our table so one of the chefs was even kind enough to share some cooking tips with one of our group. Waitresses were... More 

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Thank OurOwnJourney
Kelowna
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited this restaurant on several occasions with great expectations but each time I am somewhat let down. While I appreciate the skilled chefs and their creations I simply cannot find dinner here as a vegan. Even vegetarian is challenging here. Salad is not a meal unless it is served as one which includes a protein. Sadly the servers don't... More 

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Thank Jenniferkrezan
Kelowna, Canada
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272 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Love the location of this restaurant. The menu is limited but what they do serve is very good. The restaurant is very small so if you can make a reservation I would suggest you do so.

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2 Thank Virginia H
Kelowna, British Columbia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with friends prior to the Okanagan wine festival. The restaurant itself is well designed with a modern yet warm atmosphere. We had a lovely spot in the back room. The service was exceptional. Varied local and imported wine list as well as unique specialty drink list. Or, let them know your drink preference and they will create it... More 

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3 Thank mccallmt
Regina, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you want the best Kelowna has to offer, visit this charming little gem.Great menu, local wines, out of this world service.

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2 Thank NikkiLee5
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nicole you awesome..and your friend. Food awesome. Service great. Will definitely recommend to my quest to. Go there..

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1 Thank Sonja P
Dartmouth, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

If you are into fresh locally sourced food, with a chef who understands the importance of texture,freshness and flavor, this is the is the place for you!We enjoyed a superb meal at a reasonable cost. The service was friendly and polite.It will be our first stop when we return to kelowna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Cuisine
Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
    (Water St)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 250-979-1222
Description
Waterfront Wines is a sophisti-casual, award-winning restaurant and wine bar in Kelowna’s Cultural District. We are known for our cozy decor, great wines and martinis and tasty comfort food, made with fresh, seasonal Okanagan flavours, international influences and hand-made care. Food, wine and good times are meant to be shared.

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West Kelowna, Canada
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?