We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar

$$$$, ,
1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
+1 250-979-1222
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (32 reviews)
“elk tartare” (9 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (405)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 396 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We attended this restaurant on a recommendation. As we walked up to the restaurant from the sidewalk, they had all their large glass picnic tables chained up on their sides. Tables were dirty, there was blown in crap from the street around the mishmash of...More

Thank willy d
Reviewed 6 days ago

The wine bar is small but very cozy . We had a reservation and arrived about 15 minutes early but our table was waiting. We were extremely pleased with the food, service and the prices.

Thank 103waltd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Five minutes from the center of town in an attractive cluster of restaurants and stores adjoining Waterfront Park, this place is relatively small but cosy - can be a touch loud but not unpleasant. The food is absolutely outstanding in a town that boasts excellent...More

Thank cooperpeterj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a craving for dessert and came here. We ordered the gluten free cake, creme brûlée and cheesecake. Creme brûlée was ok but the cakes were spectacular. The wine pairing recommended by our server didn't work that well but was still ok.

Thank exzhang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stopped in for a repeat visit, and were not disappointed. Firstly, they are called Waterfront Wines for a reason, and carry a wide selection of wines. I chose a delightful Meyer Family Pinot Noir - an Okanagan area wine I...More

Thank Travel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a short walk from all the downtown action and tourists, but has an intimate and cozy feel. Their special focus is on obtaining high quality ingredients from local sources. The food was excellent , creative and beautifully presented. There is both indoor...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went here for dinner on the recomendation of our wine tour guide. The food was excellent, very nice wine selection and overall a very enjoyable experience.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After my very first visit I was greeted as a returned customer, every meal I have had at this restaurant was unique and phenomenal. No unique view, but the atmosphere is very cozy and upscale at the same time. Every day there are soup/appy/entree specials,make...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A casual restaurant with great food and knowledgable and friendly staff. My companion raved about her prawn dish and my pork chop cooked sous vide then finished on a grill was both excellent and generous in size. Nice choice when in Kelowna

Thank 10izboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exceptional staff and service and even better food, was a lovely atmosphere. Very romantic and cozy, drinks were fantastic. Takes later reservations

Thank _saraejnielsen
Nearby Restaurants
Bouchons Bistro
751 reviews
.09 km away
BNA Brewing Co. & Eatery
266 reviews
.25 km away
Giobean Espresso
280 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
Waterfront Park
414 reviews
.13 km away
Urban Distilleries + Winery
57 reviews
.40 km away
Sandhill Winery
61 reviews
.55 km away
Kelowna Actors Studio
39 reviews
.56 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
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
26 September 2015|
Response from Ryan P | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We are on the water front as we are part of the water front condo complex but we do face the street as opposed to the lake. Our original concept included a liquor store which we were named... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
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
  • 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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing