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Social 242 Lounge and Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
242 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6L3, Canada
+1 778-484-0242
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“bruschetta” (50 reviews)
“prime rib” (35 reviews)
“ribs” (47 reviews)
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American, Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
242 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6L3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three adults from my family tried to have dinner here. Last time we visited we had such a nice time that we were looking forward to our return. Seems like the lounge part usurps the grill part. One highly overserved patron was going from table...More

Thank Kathy N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location, food and ambiance earned this place 4.5 easily. What tipped it up to a 5 was our server Caitlyn; friendly, professional, attentive not smothering. Caitlyn made a couple of recommendations that were well considered and perfectly complimented our choices. She made the evening's dining...More

Thank canawalian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place even more now. They have the best wings in town for sure. Staff is super friendly drinks are good it's always a good vibe in there. I have reviewed this place before as it's one of my faves but seriously the...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Right from being greeted at the door by Jessica (our server); to the fresh crisp salads, the piping hot main courses followed by a yummy desert - well, the evening could not have been better! Jessica was very informative about the meal menu and the...More

1  Thank Nick K
Reviewed August 20, 2018

My husband and I had a fantastic dinner this evening! Our server, Jessica, greeted us at the door and was very attentive to our needs. Her recommendation of the Okanagan Chicken was spot on and I was blown away by the variety of fresh, perfectly...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed August 7, 2018

2nd time I've been here and again had a great meal. Sat outside on the patio and enjoyed the fresh air

Thank Ron L
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Same price on the Groupon deal as anyone walking off of the street. There was no savings and we would've paid full price to try the restaurant. Didn't like being deceived so we got up and left. I got my money back from Groupon and...More

1  Thank brin1956
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Eight of us went to Social 242 for a birthday celebration on a quiet Monday at 5:30. The entrance glass door was filthy and had obviously not been cleaned in months, that should have been our first clue of what was to come! When we...More

1  Thank VeganCrush
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I celebrated our 1 year anniversary here this past Canada day, and for it being in the middle of downtown Kelowna on a busy Canada we were fully prepared on what to expect in terms of atmosphere and environment for an establishment...More

Thank Jesse G
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Jess B is an amazing server, always smiling. The $30 tasting menu is a real bargain, you don't need the Groupon to get the price. The ribs are truly fall off the bone. Once I went for the $40 menu and had prime rib. It...More

Thank gowron1
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Questions & Answers
September 3, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from sujoh56 | Reviewed this property |
They are open 7 days a week.
Deneen M
June 25, 2016|
Response from SocialDan | Property representative |
Hi Deneen, Thank-you for purchasing a Groupon with us, we look forward to having you in! We do have DJ's on Thursdays but they don't start till 9pm for late night service. If you have any other questions please let me know... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 778-484-0242
  • E-mail
Social is a modern meeting point. A place to eat, drink and socialize, both for special occasions, and for casual everyday affairs! We are locally owned and operated, a "hidden gem in the heart of downtown." We look forward to seeing you soon!
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