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Yamas Restaurant

1630 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 8L1, Canada
+1 250-763-5823
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“greek salad” (18 reviews)
“potatoes” (19 reviews)
“souvlaki” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1630 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 8L1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pleasant and attentive service, delicious food, and lovely ambience. We really liked Yamas. The souvlaki is a big serving, so come hungry!

Thank Kirsti P
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were in the mood for Greek food and were delighted to find that there was a restaurant close to our hotel. We had a few appetizers to share and then I had the spinach and feta cheese in a filo pastry, which was delicious....More

Thank Cathy_Cl
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had not had Greek food for a while and the Yamas restaurant is less than 15 minutes from our home. We all had a great Greek salad, I had calamari, it was delicious, not overcooked and tender. All 4 of us were quite satisfied...More

Thank 261deb
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We returned to Yamas after a few years and was sort of disappointed. The Greek salad was drowned in to much dressing and the chicken souvlaki was a but overlooked. The music was cranked for the belly dancer and it was impossible to talk. As...More

Thank CalgaryScarlett
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Yamas had been consistently good over more years than I can remember. We were warmly greeted, quickly seated, and provided with attentive service. The décor provided a glimpse of Santorini in downtown Kelowna and the menu provided ample choice for anyone who enjoys Greek food....More

Thank Just2LetUKnow
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I think this is the best this town has to offer in terms of Greek food, but that's not necessarily saying a lot. Compared to offerings I've had in Burnaby, Vancouver... even Abbotsford, I would say Yamas is a little below average. But here in...More

Thank Steeeeeven
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Our family (3 teenagers) joined another family for a wonderful dinner. Our friends are Greek and their recommendation meant a lot. Our server Sarah was super. The food was first rate! The atmosphere exactly what you'd expect in a restaurant in Greece. This is truly...More

1  Thank MarkTCalgary
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Yamas is a must EVERY TIME we travel to Kelowna. And every time the food is great, the staff is great and we always want to go back.

1  Thank sezlennox
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The ambiance and decor were nice and plenty of free parking after 6 pm. We have had plenty of Greek food in the past and this was our first and last visit here. Our meals lacked freshness and flavour. The grilled calamari ($21) was a...More

Thank GuiWong
Reviewed 25 June 2017

4 of us went at short notice, and all of us were very impressed. I've been to Greece many times, and this is a good as going to any of the Islands and much easier. The portions were huge, and the value great (as I...More

Thank Brett C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1630 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 8L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-763-5823
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