Spirit of Downtown Tour

Beautiful Okanagan Lake creates a stunning backdrop to Kelowna’s spirited downtown. This area is the heartbeat of the city where you’ll find beautiful waterfront parks, public art, boutique shopping and, of course, many of the regions finest restaurants and eateries. Connect with the Okanagan vibe as you experience some of the best foodie delights in the city.

Tour Details:

Thursdays from 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Food Only
$95 (per person)
Tastings at 5-6 selected restaurants and shops with 3 restaurant seatings and a knowledgeable, friendly tour guide.
+ Alcohol
$125 (per person)
The above plus a refreshing, specially paired beverage to complement your foodie experience at 3 restaurants.
Meeting Location
“Bear” sculpture at 1414 Water Street in Stuart Park (across from City Hall).
Please arrive a few minutes early as we start at 1:00 pm sharp.
Parking available in the City Park parking lot or in the Library Parkade on Ellis Street. If parking on the street, be sure to check meters carefully as many have only a 2-hour limit.
Group Size
Tours normally are for 4-10 people. Please contact us for larger groups.
Best suited for Foodies 13+
Important Details
Tours go rain or shine.
Please dress accordingly and wear comfortable walking shoes.

NOTE: Please advise us of any dietary restrictions when purchasing tickets.

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Eateries Usually Include:

Soul de Cuba Café

Soul de Cuba Café has brought authentic Cuban cuisine to downtown Kelowna. They offer authentic traditional dishes for breakfast and lunch following grandma’s home-made recipes. On Fridays and Saturdays there is live music so be sure to stop by for the best Mojitos in town!

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J’s Cafe And Bistro

Canadian Comfort Korean Fusion!! Chef Jacob loves to bring the joys of diversity mixed with premium taste full of home cooked flavours. Serving up delicious breakfast plates and egg drop sandwiches, to unique lunch and dinner dishes, to decadent desserts, anytime is the right time to visit J’s Cafe And Bistro.

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El Taquero – Tacos & Tequila

El Taquero is an authentic taqueria which offers visitors tasty tacos and a refreshing beverage. Crafted by Taco Maker Izzy, the tacos and tortas (Mexican sandwiches) are inspired by the street side taco stands of Mexico City, his home town. Many family recipes are used in his flavourful dishes. Izzy and Marnie welcome tour guests to experience a taste of Mexico in downtown Kelowna. Salud!

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Maple & Manchester Fauxmagerie

This very special vegan cheezery is a fun and tasty stop on the tour. Local owners Damian and Natasha welcome all cheese lovers to try their cultured cashew cheezes and desserts. The creamy textures and variety of flavours are sure to win you over.

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Karat Chocolate + Pastry Boutique

At the Karat Chocolate Boutique the award-winning chocolates and confectionary are hand-made and crafted with care. Their showcase is visually stunning and full of sweet gems bursting with delicious flavours. You can’t stop at one!

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The Okanagan Table

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At The Okanagan Table you will get a look inside a professional chef’s kitchen where an award-winning culinary team not only prepares food for their high profile restaurants in town but also stocks their own specialty food market for locals to take home chef-prepared meals. Inside this unique space long table dinners, receptions and winemaker’s dinners are often hosted and as Kelowna’s premiere caterer you can find them at the best parties in town.

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