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Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar

$$$$, ,
1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
+1 250-979-1222
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1180 Sunset Dr, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9W6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a few excellent places to eat in Kelowna, and this is one of the perennial best. Interesting food choices, lovely atmosphere. Have the Sweetbreads if they're available--sublime and not commonly found elsewhere.

2  Thank BCBrad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading a lot of reviews, I tried to go in with an open opinion. Most reviews were good, a few were horrible and usually about the same issues with the service and a few about the food. We really enjoyed it. The charcuterie was...More

2  Thank Kadzok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seating in this restaurant is scattered... very close to other tables. Uncomfortable seating i.e. benches and uncomfortable chairs. The atmosphere, considering it is upscale is nil... I really expected more considering the pricing of food. The service was good. Definitely nothing to complain about. The...More

Thank curlgurl1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation for Waterfront Wines and finally got there for dinner. The reservation had to be made a week ahead because they always seem to be booked up! The menu had a good. Ariety of things and we places our order. When it...More

1  Thank finndawg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us (two couples) went to Waterfront Wines this past Saturday evening to celebrate my wife's birthday. The food was outstanding and, especially, the service was excellent. Our waiter (do not know his name, good looking young man, short dark hair) was very friendly...More

2  Thank Floyd999
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Great visit to Waterfront to celebrate our birthdays. Great service, and we appreciated the insight into the options from our server. While there was a slight mistake with the wrong entrée coming out, it was corrected really quickly which was appreciated - and they left...More

1  Thank gardiner2015
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This place is incredible. The server and management food and wine knowledge is amazing. Good perfectly executed, wonderful wine list. They also have a fabulous brunch place close by.

2  Thank Keyla O
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Alison was a superb Server. Took care of us 100%. We had a delightful meal. Could not fault the food..the service...and...we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

3  Thank Joan B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Business dinner with colleagues and spouses. Great food, but they will run out of some of the popular entrees. As one would expect with a name that has "wine" in its name, the wine selection was top notch. Service staff were decent, out waitress seemed...More

3  Thank thechief64
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Mediocre food at best!!! We tried a number of tapas type dishes, and absolutely none were memorable. Pleasing presentations to the eye, but not the palate. Oversalted mashed potatoes. The beef was incredibly tough that my jaw was tired of chewing after having only one...More

Thank YuccaBC
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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, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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