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Il Vecchio's

Certificate of Excellence
Canadian, Soups, Italian, Delicatessen
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317 Robinson St, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-492-7610
09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1 cheese, 2 meats! Yum! and the Tiramisu! So dangerously good! Friendly and informative customer service to boot too!

Thank anjgrant
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best little place in Penticton. Not much seating inside but perfect for on the go lunch. We picked up 2, 2 meat sandwiches on Kaiser buns with homemade tiramisu. Perfect for packing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Penticton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This little gem is only 4 blocks from my home and all of my family visit here regularly. Sandwiches are made to order so they are always fresh! Val started this deli 20 years ago and it is now run by her granddaughter who is keeping the same quality service and product. The BEST sandwich in the okanagan valley! And... More 

Thank pentictonpat
Level Contributor
69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This the best sandwich place in Penticton! Try to come outside of lunch hour as there is a long line! Choose from the 2 or 4 meat with your choices of cheese and a load of great veggies...I leave Canada for 5 months every year and when I get back one of the first places I need to visit is... More 

Thank laughinglotus
Penticton, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is so busy, the turnover of cold cuts, especially the Italian ones, ensures They are the freshest possible.

Thank _allon733
Spruce Grove, Canada
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We wanted to grab a sandwich to take along with us for a bike ride along the KVR. The menu is simple but overwhelming. You can order sandwiches with 2 meats and a cheese but the selection of both was huge! I didn't know what would be good together, so the girl working helped recommend everything. She also recommended that... More 

Thank happytravellers_SG
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Il Vecchio is an Italian grocery store that has excellent pasta, olive oil, and all the fine things that go with Italian cooking. It also serves the most delicious sandwiches. It is a grocery store, not a restaurant, although there are a few simple tables. The sandwiches are served in freshly baked buns, and the choices of fillings are enormous.... More 

Thank Naamshui
Penticton, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Fast friendly service in a clean friendly environment.Can't wait for the new tapas bar extention to open it will be amazing!

Thank paulnwen
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

This little place in Penticton has the sandwich nailed. Stunning range of meats and cheeses and a delicious formula combined with extremely reasonable prices make this place a sure winner. The deli is also stocked with excellent Italian oils, biscotti and etc. Worth a detour.

Thank Jes65
Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Whenever vacationing in the Penticton area, our itinerary ALWAYS includes a stop at Il Vecchio's for one their famous made-to-order sandwiches. We either eat-in at this family Italian deli-grocery and soak in the atmosphere (if we're lucky enough to score one of their window tables) or take the short walk to the beach with our butcher wrapped sandwiches. Sooooo good!

Thank Will K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Canadian, Soups, Italian, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Robinson St, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-492-7610

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?