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Walla Artisan Bakery & Cafe

114-1475 Fairview Rd. | (The Cannery), Penticton, British Columbia V2A 7W5, Canada
250-770-2001
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Ranked #2 of 162 Restaurants in Penticton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Fri 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Shanghai, China
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

If you ever hit Penticton in B.C. Canada, make sure you find this little gem and have the pastrami sandwich. And - be hungry. Its generous. For me it simply redefined this type of meat, and I am already looking forward to return. Although I have to fly for 12h. Seriously. Thanks to the owners!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

If you enjoy a good smoked meat sandwich, then you'll love Walla. Hidden in the back of the cannery complex, this little cafe produces the most outstanding hot pastrami sandwich you'll ever eat. Smoked and aged to perfection, the owners make everything themselves. It's a taste experience that has a multitude of flavors and layers to it and is guaranteed... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The owner is the baker and cook, the best rye bread I have ever had. He also makes quiche's, and the healthiest chocolate fudge with cocoa type dessert you can find. He and his wife are very helpful, I have several health issues, they took time to explain which items were best for me. Great people to deal with.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Perhaps the most exciting thing at market is the wafting smells of fresh bread and pastries beckoning you to Penticton's Farmers Market Stand, Walla Foods. I am never disappointed with the consistent quality that Walla brings to the table (literally) each and every time. Returning recently from Europe, I find that Walla foods surpasses my many indulgences both here in... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This past weekend, I was passing through Penticton and my priority was to stop at the Penticton's Farmer's Market to eat Walla's goodies. I have frequented this little cafe regularly when I lived in Penticton but have never had the chance to sample the goodies that are made for market. So here is my review: It started with a cheese... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My boyfriend and I stopped here on our day trip to Penticton and loved it! The food was absolutely delicious and the man who worked there and made the food was super nice! I will definitely be back when I come back to Penticton! Best lunch I've had in a long time!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I had dropped by myself to find no one there for lunch. I ordered the soup and bread combo and was also served pickled green tomatoes. This was such a great meal I took my whole office later and we all raved at the presentation, and excellence of the food. Everyone of the 6 of us will be back and... More 

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High Prairie, Alberta, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I saw good reviews for Walla, and we were hungry, so we followed the directions to this "hole in the wall" cafe, and we were AMAZED by how good the food was. Very classy, and friendly gentleman running the store, we bought a bunch of stuff from the farmer's market as well as it was awesome as well. Can't wait... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My husband and I eat here often and we have never been disappointed with anything we have tried. Every morsel is a labour of love and you will be rewarded for the amount of time the chef puts in to each dish. Real food made with real ingredients the old-fashioned way - but you won't find a BLT on white... More 

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Mission, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Lovely bread of all varieties, the baklava is very tasty and the cinnamon/hazlenut meringue was divine. They don't open for breakfast - brunch is the earliest you can get to sit down and eat.

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Additional Information about Walla Artisan Bakery & Cafe

Address: 114-1475 Fairview Rd. | (The Cannery), Penticton, British Columbia V2A 7W5, Canada
Phone Number: 250-770-2001
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
Open Hours:
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery, Delicatessen, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

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