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Great Okanagan Experience

We had a very nice meal at Block One. The staff were excellent and the food was very good. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rod P
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Vancouver, Canada
Great patio

Fantastic patio on a hot summer evening. Wines are 1st class as is the food. An Okanagan treat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rob D
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Truly one of Canada’s exemplary destination wineries set in the heart of Okanagan Wine Country. 50th Parallel Estate is a majestic 61 acre site near the shores of Lake Okanagan boasting panoramic lake views and rare granite soils. Winemakers Matthew...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice meal at Block One. The staff were excellent and the food was very good. The pairing of the winery's 2013 reserve Chardonnay with the crab cake appy and salmon main was particularly good. We want to give a particular mention...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic patio on a hot summer evening. Wines are 1st class as is the food. An Okanagan treat. Highly recommend.

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Celebrated our 26th anniversary three weeks ago and thoroughly enjoyed our dinner meal so much that we returned two days ago for lunch. The staff are so accommodating and pay attention to detail when serving. Our compliments to the chef and staff who prepared a...More

Thank Captive
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Captive for the return visit, we sincerely appreciate your review and we can not wait to have you back very soon to Block One! Have a fabulous long weekend, Curtis.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu offering at lunch is simple, yet expertly prepared and presented. Tending to food allergies and intolerances in our group, did not sacrifice even a little bit of flavour. The meals truly over delivered. Strongly suggest that you arrive well in advance of your...More

3  Thank BecksKelowna
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning BecksKelowna! THANK YOU for the wonderful review, I am so happy you enjoyed your experience! I look forward to seeing you again soon at the winery. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had the opportunity to have a couple of meals at Block One. The other day with friends, I had t he crab cakes for lunch. Truly the best crab cake I have had. Lots of Dungenes, really lovely. My friend who is trying...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we drove up it reminded us of a vineyard Elephant Hill in Hawke’s Bay in NZ. Beautiful architecture driving in. Loved being welcomed by a friendly lady giving us a sample of wine. Never experienced that before 👌🏻. Very homey feeling. From there we...More

Thank Carmsolo
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

WOW! Thank you for placing us in such fine company with your memories of NZ, a fantastic vineyard! We welcome you back with open arms and can not wait to share our hospitality with you again soon. Warmest wishes to you and all your friends...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

There is a nice new building with a restaurant and a tasting room. We tried their wines but none of them were good. The situation was quite awkward as the lady in charge with the tasting kept asking us if we liked them. We ended...More

Thank Oana P
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Good day, thank you for the nice words about our location. I do understand that everyone has their opinions and is allowed to have their own tastes on wine, but saying ‘none of them were good’ is quite narrow minded, and to write a one...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Recently stopped here on a wine tour with our daughter and her fiancé to celebrate their upcoming wedding. We had the tasting in their newly opened tasting room. What a building, what a view and what great wines. We had the pleasure of having Shae-lynn...More

Thank Stewart M
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you Stewart for the kind review! Thank you for the review of he wines and views. We are very honored to have had you visit and can not wait to host you again! Have a fantastic evening.

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful venue, amazing perfectly priced and portioned food and great knowledgable service. They have a shuttle now that can pick you up from the grand hotel downtown kelowna that takes you right to the restaurant. I'm looking forward to taking that bonus next time. My...More

Thank Kimber B
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you Kimber for the wonderful words! We can not wait until you return! We will have a lot more goodness ready for you! Have a wonderful weekend and see you soon!

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Wine tasting is such a fun activity with many tasting rooms to choose. We were created by Justin the minute we pulled up with a Sparkling taste and a smile. He guided through the winery’s process and with a tour. The side by side wine...More

2  Thank Mic3364
Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Good morning Mic3364, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit the estate. I sincerely appreciate you taking the time to drive out to 50th and take in the experience with Dustin. I hope that we will see you again soon to take...More

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