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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
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Repeated visits to this restaurant are in order! I had the pork loin and it was amazing. Next time I'm in Kelowna I'm going to visit twice; Once for pork loin and another to try something else. The service was also prompt and friendly.

Thank AdelGharib
Kelowna, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed with a smile at the door and promptly seated under a drift wood chandelier that light the room with warm lighting. The room was filled with good vibes and gentle music. Our table of four all went for the Wine & Dine menu with the suggested wine pairings (Amazing). All three courses were a complete balance of... More 

Thank FlavorFirst
Kelowna, Canada
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

If you are a foodie like me, you search out the best restaurants for your foodie palette. This one doesn't disappoint at all! This is one of the original with Raudz farm to table, seasonal restaurant! The creativity and attention are top of class! The wine list is great too, with local and old world offerings! I have never once... More 

Thank Corey Z
Kelowna, Canada
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135 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

This was our first visit here and we were quite impressed. We were seated promptly and water was brought immediately. The menu was limited but interesting, and the wine list was amazing. I ordered the elk special, which was superb. My wife had the duck and she loved it. Dessert was also spectacular. Service was excellent, and we were not... More 

Thank calgaryguy
Penticton, Canada
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153 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Very small establishment. Food was okay, but I expected way more considering the awards the chef has received. The cheese starter plate was the most tasty. Avoid the cocktails--I tried one after not enjoying my initial glass of wine. I ended pouring out the first cocktail. Then I tried the white wine sangria. Unfortuantaly it tasted like carbonated orange kool... More 

Thank YuccaBC
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Traveling for work means a lot of dining out. Some times it's a hit and mostly it's varying degrees of miss. A work contact told me I should check this place out so I did. From the jump, the staff was super friendly, professional, and courteous to me (solo diners usually get the short end of it). The food was... More 

3 Thank Daniel S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Good spot to eat for quality food. The octopus and squid was properly tendarized to perfection. I only wish there was a little more on the dish. I also had the flat iron need which was also cooked to a perfect med rare. Service was good and the price was fair for the quality of food.

1 Thank Steve W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 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 

1 Thank John D
Kelowna, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

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

1 Thank evynntopolinsky
Saint-Alexandre, France
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87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

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.

Thank prohatyn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?