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BLOCK ONE Restaurant

17101 Terrace View Rd, Lake Country, British Columbia V4V 1B7, Canada
+1 250-766-3408
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Excellent Experience

My wife and I had an excellent experience at Block One for my birthday. Food and service are the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jameel A
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Amazing Transformation

What started out as a great looking winery with a fun experience in the cellar had been transformed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Val W
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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 Fortuna and Grant Stanley have produced the winery’s world-renowned Pinot Noir and aromatic white wines.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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17101 Terrace View Rd, Lake Country, British Columbia V4V 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had an excellent experience at Block One for my birthday. Food and service are the best we’ve experienced in the interior. Highly recommended dinner with a view of the vines and the lake!

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good evening Jameel A, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY! You kind review is so fantastic to hear. I hope we can have you back for your next birthday! Have a fantastic evening, Curtis Krouzel, Proprietor.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

What started out as a great looking winery with a fun experience in the cellar had been transformed into a stunning piece of architecture with a great new tasting room - thank you Kim for the wonderful tasting experience! Then there is the restaurant....which was...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow, this patio has it all, amazing food, fabulous Vino, great service, tunes & a view that chills you out!! Thank you for making my 2nd visit to 50th Parallel sooo memorable I will be back :)

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much and we certainly can’t wait to have you back for your third visit! Cheers, Curtis Krouzel

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Reviewed 5 days 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

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days 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

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wondering where to take friends when they come to the Okanagan? When great friends recently came to visit us we decided to explore Block One.. at 50th Parallel. The staff are phenomenal,.. great service and personal attention to detail that can at times be forgotten...More

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Barb for your kind review! I hope we can earn that next star from you when you return for dinner!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great winery spot to visit with a spectacular dining room. The food was first class as was the service. wonderful suggestions for pairing. beautiful views. Your visitors to the Okanagan will love it`

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review cstewake, I am happy to hear you had a great experience at the estate. I hope you have a chance to visit us again soon! Warmest Wishes, Curtis Krouzel, Proprietor

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch with my family on the way to Vernon. I found the restaurant on OpenTable, but since it's so new, there weren't many reviews, but I figured I'd it a shot. We were really pleased with our visit. It's probably my new...More

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Vancouver_Roary, and thank you very much for your detailed review. I appreciate your sincere comments and am so pleased that you had a great time at the estate. I hope we will get to see you again very soon! Have a wonderful week,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a drive yesterday afternoon, happened upon BLOCK ONE, spectacular, fabulous food, wonderful setting, great staff and service, 3 thumbs up!

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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning BigFishinRoatan, thank you very much for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Have a wonderful week! Sincerely, Curtis Krouzel, Proprietor.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
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Curtis K, Owner at BLOCK ONE Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended this restaurant last week. We were pleasantly surprised. Very modern but inviting. Although they have only been open a couple of weeks I thought it was well run, food was excellent, and the wine was fabulou. We both had the lamb chops whic...More

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