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The Dream Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , International
67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
+1 250-490-9012
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“music nights” (3 reviews)
“musical acts” (2 reviews)
Cafe, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to half a dozen shows at the Dream Café and love it so much we are looking into whether we can by a season's pass. This is a long, romantic evening with great food, music or comedy and delicious desserts, wine and...More

Thank TheMaslos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

120 seat restaurant with focus on live music. Great venue with everyone seated very close to the stage. A great array of 'acoustic' musicians of whom not one has ever failed to impress me. You can book tickets for an act you've never heard of...More

Thank sly_karma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous venue for the music crowd! Acoustics are fabulous, small venue, not a bad seat in the house. Staff are welcoming and engaging. I really like the 'buzzer' at the table idea where you press a button to inform the server you need...More

Thank CarolCastagna
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I planned a day in Pentiction for eight women that included for brunch at The Dream Cafe. The menu looked unique and I thought it would be fun to check it out. The restaurant was dark and dingy, the service was spotty (orders mixed up,...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We have been to the Dream Cafe on many occasions and the venue and the Entertainment are well chosen. The quality of the artists and the quality of the sound is excellent. It is a comfortable for viewing the entertainment and be sure to order...More

Thank Al W
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Frequent the Dream Cafe 5 or 6 times a year mostly for the live music shows but always have a bite or two off the menu. Entertainment always top notch and food has never disappointed. Seats about 100 for a show in a very intimate...More

Thank beaster
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We had terrible experience at the place. Ordered two dishes. Waited close to 40 minutes for the second dish and when it came it was a wrong one. Waiter came back and said that at 7:45 pm kitchen is no longer serving. We asked for...More

1  Thank Mike K
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

While some of our friends enjoy the live evening music performances once in a while, a recent visit for brunch was disappointing. The food was mediocre and, unless you are a fan of old memorabilia - the decor is old and unkempt. But hey...if that’s...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Great little place to grab a coffee, amazing music , very busy on saturday morning, very friendly staff.

1  Thank _chris1andrachel
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Since my last review we’ve been back several times and have noticed a great improvement in the menu! New choices and new flavours! Great sangria! Coupled with a very ambitious schedule of entertainment it’s now ‘the place to be!’

Thank Ed S
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Pierre C
1 June 2016|
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Response from BCbikeGuy | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate section of the menu for Gluten Free dishes. You can find the menu by going to the Dream Cafe website : Check Dream Cafe Penticton Menu Hope that helps.
23 September 2015|
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Response from Meghan W | Property representative |
Ooops it would appears your question was missed! Yes we have many gluten free options available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 11
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-490-9012
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SHOW NIGHTS 6pm till close! The Dream Café is a music venue and restaurant located on Colourful Front Street in Penticton, BC. The Dream was established in 2001 and holds over 100 shows every year. Everything from folk, blues, rock, jazz, world, spoken word and everything in between! A little something for everyone. Our menu is always changing & evolving but the essence of the Dream is always there. Our emphasis has and always will be to serve clean, healthy food with a variety of cultures represented on the menu that reflect the eclecticism that is The Dream Café. The Dream Café is a wonderful community that has evolved around music. People from many walks of life and cultures have joined us in the audience as well as on our stage. The beauty is the energy that happens in the room. Thank you all for your continued support!
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