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Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar

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1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
+1 250-979-1222
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Don’t let the casual look of this place fool you! It’s serious about it food quality and how the guests receive it. I was blown away by the attentive service and excellent food. Loved the freshness of the food with a focus on locally available...More

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent meal. Limited menu but anything our group of six had was praised for being very tasty using very fresh and in season products. Great service.

Thank brydel2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined at many restaurants in Kelowna but without exception this is consistently the best! Inventive and and delicious! Service was experienced and on point. The place can successfully compete with anything in Vancouver or Toronto believe me

2  Thank NurseCalgary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great wine paired with amazing food. Staff was awesome. It was a casual atmosphere but exceptional food. Great service.

1  Thank klthomas017
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We hadn't been to Kelowna in four years, but knew our first stop for a meal had to be at Waterfront Wines. We'd wondered if the quality would be as high as we'd remembered, and indeed it was. Exceptional food (do not miss the pot...More

2  Thank marisa13
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Our dinner was superbly prepared and presented. The serving staff were attentive and knowledgeable about both the food and wines of the area

2  Thank Helen N
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We stopped in for dinner at Waterfront Wines on Friday, September 14. It was very busy, both inside & outside, but the hostess was able to secure us two seats at the window within a few minutes of arriving. Our server, Ashley, was outstanding! I...More

2  Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

There is nothing romantic about the restaurant, it is small and VERY loud. Recommend not to order the “Crispy Pork Belly” appetizer as it is pre cooked and NOT crispy, greasy and soggy, but flavours were good. Had the pork special, again the flavours were...More

Thank holiday1133
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This is the best restaurant for food in Kelowna hands down. I've made out with most of the menu and have never had a bad dish. They make great cocktails the staff is friendly and knowledgeable and they crush it night after night. Shocking their...More

4  Thank John D
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The good part: several of the dishes that we had were excellent. I would recommend the pork belly appetizer and, if they are serving it, the pickled peach & flourless chocolate cake dessert (yes, a pickled peach - it was unexpected & wonderful). Our server...More

Thank karenco2015
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Pat N
22 November 2017|
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Response from Mark F | Property representative |
Please visit the restaurants website and gift cards can be purchased online there. Cheers!
Pat N
22 November 2017|
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Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I would just call them
4 March 2017|
Response from Mark F | Property representative |
Hello, We are able to change most dishes to accommodate gluten free if they are not already so. We even have two gluten free desserts. Cheers, Chef Mark Filatow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 34
Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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