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Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop

596 Leon Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6J6, Canada
+1 778-478-0411
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (154 reviews)
“soups” (99 reviews)
“borscht” (34 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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596 Leon Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6J6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best service Best smiles Best soup Best smiles Myself and my girlfriend got here just past the closing time today and were greeted with warm smiles. We didn’t feel rushed to order and the lovely Crystal serving us took time to go through the menu...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kylef853
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a great little spot for lunch. A Mom & Pops kind of establishment. You can tell the owners put their heart & soul into making the food from scratch. It's wholesome and big portions too.More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 2muchfun2014
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for coming in! The hubby and I are working long hours and have an amazing team! Food made from scratch every single morning requires lotsa early morning and many a late night! Appreciate the high five on Trip Advisor! Thanks a bunch...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Busy lunch time crowd that is moved thru quickly once you know which line to be in. Left is to order; right to pickup or they will deliver to your table. Ample servings; especially the fries.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chances99
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming in. Glad you enjoyed the eats...the hubby I must admit does have a lil bit of a portion control issue...especially with the fries! Lol...ah well! Sharing is caring! Hope to see your lovely faces again soon! Crystal

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Fabulous lunch time find. Huge choice of soups and sandwiches. Very large portions. I ordered a small corn and bacon chowder and a turkey and trimmings toastie. I ended up taking half the sandwich away with me as I was so full! Staff were very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sue M
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Sue!!! Thanks so very much for coming in! Glad you enjoyed your lunch! I am hoping that was the chipotle corn chowder that was on the menu last week! Delish! Thinking of making that again soon! Lovely to meet you both! Crystal

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This little shop has, by far, the best food, best wait staff, best cooks and best ownership of any place I have ever eaten (and I’m in my late 60’s). Whether it’s a time for eating in or for takeout, you’ll always find a warm...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ogopogo-Jo
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Jo! Great to have you join us for a bite to eat! We would not be here without our regulars support and that’s a fact! We take pride in our friendly staff and hope you feel right at home at the lil Hobo! Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

I had a soup here and that was honestly one of the best lunches ever! You should definitely try the “Chicken butter” soup, that was an amazing taste experience. Even though the place seems to be busy over lunch time, each member of staff is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank anskinen
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hiya Anna!! Was so very nice to meet you...and I hope your have a great season up at Big White! I hope you get to come down the hill and visit during the winter! Kelowna is such a great place to live, work, and of...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

I have heard about this place from my daughter, she brought me a bowl of their French onion soup once, but had never been to the restaurant myself. We ended up there one early afternoon, and though I was disappointed their breakfast was over, Crystal,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 639adelag
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hi Adela! Thanks so very much for coming in for a visit! Glad your daughter brought home the French onion soup for you...that one is most definitely a fav... I don't make it very often as ...its a lot of onions peelin for one pot...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Love this place! Steve, Chrystal and the staff do an amazing job. They are so busy over lunch yet always have a smile and awesome food! The lineups attest to how good this place is.More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank RonInKelowna
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hey Ron... Steve & I wanted to personally thank you for being a regular at our lil mom and pop shop...we seriously would not be here without Your support,kind words and encouragement! Thanks so very much..we really appreciate you! Always love to see ya! Thanks...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

From the moment we walked in to when we left we were happy. Food is home made comfort food, venue is cozy and customer service was incredible. Staff was genuine and fast. We will definitely go back again.More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Sue K
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi Sue! It was lovely to meet you...thanks for coming in and we cankt wait to see you smiles once again! You all fit right in! We try and get peeps in and out in an efficient manner...especially if they need to get back to...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped here after a cold bike up at Myra canyon. The atmosphere was cozy and relaxed, and the staff were very friendly. The scones there are the biggest I’ve ever seen, and the chocolate chip cookies are to die for!More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank bethan42018
LittleHoboKelowna_BC, Owner at Little Hobo Soup & Sandwich Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thanks so very much for coming in to visit..and of course for dropping us a quick line on Trip Advisor! The biscuits are my grandmothers recipe...she had a farm in Manitoba when I was growing up and would always make biscuits with cheese,homemade strawberry jelly...More

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zach t
12 September 2018|
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Response from LittleHoboKelowna_BC | Property representative |
Hiya...we start serving lunch at 10:30am it may be a lil longer at times while say for the features ( as the meatloaf served on Mondays is closer to 1045am :) Hope to see you soon...thanks for the great question! Crystal
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Pooja367
18 February 2018|
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Response from LittleHoboKelowna_BC | Property representative |
Daily Vegetarian Soup, Homemade Veggie Burg, Salads, And a Veggie sammie, French Onion Grill Cheese...we are bound to find ya something that’s yummo in the tumo! Come on in.. we would love to see ya. Crystal
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Faye H
1 January 2018|
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Response from LittleHoboKelowna_BC | Property representative |
Hiya and thanks for asking about gluten free!! Yes we do have an amazing gluten free bread we serve sandwiches on... our fries are gluten free as we hand cut them and only use our deep fryer for French fries :) The soups are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 596 Leon Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6J6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 778-478-0411
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Description
Comfort food at comfortable prices! Soup and Sandwich Shop
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