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The Bench Market

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Deli
368 Vancouver Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1A5, Canada
+1 250-492-2222
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“sandwiches” (44 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Deli, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
368 Vancouver Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1A5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting a few wineries, we thought we'd stop here and see what they had for a charcuterie style dinner we were having a craving for. There is an active restaurant and coffee shop, but also a large selection of BC products, primarily bottled sauces...More

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a tasty breakfast at The Bench Market. Luckily we are visiting in the off season so the place was not as busy as usual. It was an easy walk from our hotel. We ordered the Eggs Benedict which was tasty but not mind blowing....More

Thank Elma M
Reviewed 12 October 2018

As busy as this gem is, the service is all about smiles and the coffee GOOD! Mornings are bussssyyyy...

1  Thank marlene324
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Always head to where the locals congregate. Handy to get to with good parking g. Excellent cabinet food to pick up for a hiking lunch. Coffees look good.

1  Thank Sue W
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Spotted in for lunch, great Panini very tasty Sicilian. Not cheap but good size and flavour. Usually pretty busy but you do get through in a reasonable time

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were not that impressed by this place. The food was good but not outstanding as their prices seem to indicate. We were there on a Sunday morning and it took over 30 minutes to be served coffee and baked goods. They seemed a little...More

Thank justravel
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Not a bad little breakfast spot, lots of foot traffic coming in and out. Food and coffee were good, as they should be for the prices they charge you.

Thank hannahmurphy2018
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I had the eggs benny on the best ever GF coconut Ciabatta bun. The salsa was fantastic. The only thing that kept me from giving a perfect review was the potatoes. They were roasted then frozen and reheated. TRAGIC. So sorry to say but completely...More

1  Thank FreshNutrition
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This is NOT a Celiac disease friendly restaurant. I went to eat a "gluten aware" breakfast sandwich at their restaurant just over six months ago. Server asked if it was a preference or allergy, I told her I was Celiac, she wrote it down for...More

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The Bench is located in the northern end of Penticton. It is in the right side of the road, as you drive, bike or bike up the road towards the KVR Trail. The restaurant offers outdoor seating and has a bike recipe for cyclists that...More

Thank Roberto C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 Vancouver Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-492-2222
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The Bench Market is set at the entrance to the much-travelled Naramata Bench winery route. The Bench offers daily breakfast, weekend brunch, baked goods, gourmet lunch, takeaway meals, catering, and grocery - along with the best coffee in town, made using locally-roasted organic beans. The healthy menu items are made from scratch using fresh, local ingredients. All meats and eggs are from BC-raised, ethically treated animals. And the shelves are stocked with a wide variety of unique, local artisan grocery items. Stop by and see how we're "keeping it local and making it fresh!"
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