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The Dream Cafe

67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
+1 250-490-9012
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were invited for our anniversary. It was our first experience at Dream Café. The atmosphere is very cozy and friendly. Seating arrangements are on different levels and such that everyone can see the stage. Unfortunately, our server had a less than stellar moment, and...More

Thank IslandWest
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Dream Café is exactly that! A place where Dreams are made. It came about as Pierre and Debra's Dream, and so much more. World famous singers and musicians perform here, just a short distance from your table, making for a very intimate evening. The...More

1  Thank 170sheilas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A fabulous place to eat and enjoy live music with friends. Its very well run, the service is fantastic, the music out of this world and food is good. I've been there numerous times and have never been disappointed.

1  Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you love good food and music this is the place for you to visit, nice outside bistro in the summer, and quaint and cozy restaurant inside, a must visit

1  Thank Donald W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Always a treat to visit the Dream Cafe. The food and menu is creative and unique. Tasty dishes - just the right size. Music is often exceptional. The venue reminds me of New Yorks Blue Note - enjoy

1  Thank GuyoftheGlobe
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My wife had won tickets to see the Slocan Ramblers a bluegrass group from Toronto. This was our first outing to the Dream Cafe and we were not disappointed. There is not a bad seat in the entire venue and the sound level was fantastic!...More

1  Thank Gerry1952
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We have been to the Dream Cafe about seven times now in the past two years and it has yet to disappoint. The entertainment is exceptional. The venue is very quaint, and homey with funky decor. The menu has changed over time and although they...More

1  Thank BabaWendy
Reviewed 24 April 2017

First time at the cafe and had a great experience watching two of the best guitar players you are ever likely to see. Pagat and Garcia were fabulous and clearly having fun entertaining a full house. Did I mention the food (tapas) and service was...More

1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The food is always a pleasure to experience and the musical entertainment was incredible by The Guitar Twins!

1  Thank Maurette L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The Dream Cafe lives up to its name. Amazing atmosphere, entertainment and food. This is a great room to sit back in and enjoy the show. If you are looking for live entertainment ... look no further... it doesn't get any better than this!

1  Thank Tracy C
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Pierre C
2 June 2016|
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Response from BCbikeGuy | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate section of the menu for Gluten Free dishes. You can find the menu by going to the Dream Cafe website : Check Dream Cafe Penticton Menu Hope that helps.
23 September 2015|
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Response from Meghan W | Property representative |
Ooops it would appears your question was missed! Yes we have many gluten free options available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-490-9012
  • E-mail
SHOW NIGHTS 6pm till close! The Dream Café is a music venue and restaurant located on Colourful Front Street in Penticton, BC. The Dream was established in 2001 and holds over 100 shows every year. Everything from folk, blues, rock, jazz, world, spoken word and everything in between! A little something for everyone. Our menu is always changing & evolving but the essence of the Dream is always there. Our emphasis has and always will be to serve clean, healthy food with a variety of cultures represented on the menu that reflect the eclecticism that is The Dream Café. The Dream Café is a wonderful community that has evolved around music. People from many walks of life and cultures have joined us in the audience as well as on our stage. The beauty is the energy that happens in the room. Thank you all for your continued support!
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