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Memphis Blues Barbeque House

289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
+1 250-868-3699
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (34 reviews)
“pulled pork” (50 reviews)
“beans” (30 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Canadian
$$ - $$$
289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small restaurant in downtown Kelowna. Portions are big so recommend that you just order the sandwich or the main meal but you may need a dogie bag.

Thank EricGolfer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fabulous dinner here. Anastasia was absoluetly WONDERFUL. We tried to share the Memphis platter. It was huge and so good. All the meat was cooked perfectly. And the fried cornbread desert they brought my wife for her birthday was outstanding. I would go...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The proprietor at this unique eatery in downtown Kelowna was very obliging when we told him we were following a Keto diet plan. (low carb) He mentioned that he had regular customers who followed this plan of eating and how they ate at this place...More

Thank Beverly C
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Desperate for food after a long drive, my friends and I stopped in at Memphis Blues. The place has a neat atmosphere. As a whisky fan, I was impressed with their bourbon selection, which was pretty extensive. They even had some Van Winkle Bourbons, but...More

Thank JonsReviews
Reviewed 3 November 2017

First time at this restaurant. We were looking for something different and we were pleasantly surprised. The place was small but by the amount of take out orders we thought the food must be good. We both ordered the half rack of ribs. We were...More

1  Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent Southern BBQ food. Casual, kid-friendly and fun atmosphere. We had the pulled pork sandwich and the BBQ nachos which we would highly recommend. Our server was helpful in recommending options and the food was served quick and hot. Don't miss out on a great...More

Thank ciriani
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Wheelchair accessible, awesome food, fun happy servers, great people watching place on the patio, great prices, and great atmosphere with the blues music

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Our first time here was a great experience. Went try an authentic BBQ place, a rare find in Canada. The portions are huge and it is reasonably priced. 2 could eat one order. The Catfish was amazing and the Jambalaya very tasty! you have to...More

Thank Rosalie G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We just happened to walk in for a late lunch. Service was friendly and quick, food was great and the music was fun too. We shared the Memphis plate and it was perfect. Pitcher of beer and others had local red wine, and all were...More

Thank Kirsti P
Reviewed 14 October 2017

You need to have a good appetite to come here! Big portions of very good food, not fancy as you find our own table, order at the counter, the food comes relatively fast. I had the seafood platter with tasty cat fish, succulent shrimps and...More

Thank y P
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Questions & Answers
Jennifer R
30 July 2016|
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Response from MemphisBBQKelowna | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We do not use nuts other than walnuts on site - no peanuts whatsoever. However, we do use bread from a bakery that is NOT nut-free and cannot guarantee that there will not be traces of peanuts... More
6 May 2015|
Response from MemphisBBQKelowna | Property representative |
Interior Health regulations do not allow dogs on patios. Despite this, we can sometimes accommodate if no one else is out there! Best to call us directly to inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-868-3699
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