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Yamas Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Central City
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1630 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 8L1, Canada
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here last night with our family of six. The service was great from start to finish. I wish I had grabbed her name. Calamari was excellent. Drink list was extensive with a nice variety. All of our dinners were so good! No shortage of feta on the Greek salads and they didn't even hesitate when we made requests... More 

Thank Eidsy1982
North Vancouver, Canada
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long drive from Vancouver we were able to relax with our sister in law at Yamas restaurant. First visit for us but not for her. It was great! Service was excellent and the appies, dinner and Greek beer were great. The added entertainment of belly dancing brought back happy memories. Though the dining room was large, there was... More 

Thank EllenGreenspoon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're going to order the flaming cheese, the Saganaki, make sure you tell your server you don't want it flamed if you don't want to get charge $2.50 for it. The menu doesn't give you an option of having it flamed for an additional cost and the server when she asked us if we wanted it flamed never told... More 

1 Thank Jack G
Kelowna, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a wonderful selection of food always served perfectly by the awsome staff. The souvlaki is great the calamari is highly recommended and if you love your potatoes you're gonna love this place! Yummy

Thank blair s
Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A family dinner on our last night in Kelowna was going great until the bill came. We all enjoyed the great food and large portions. The saganaki arrived at the table in a full flame, after the server had poured liqueur over it and lit it. Kind of fun and the kids thought it was pretty cool. It was not... More 

1 Thank SassGen
Kelowna, Canada
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64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I know little about Greek cuisine, but 7 of us came here to celebrate a birthday and we had a ball. Chelsea served us and she was great. We were advised to share an appie and I am glad we did, we chose Greek Ribs, to die for, soft, succulent and yummy. Friends had one of the platters which looked... More 

Thank Fosie
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The best Greek food in the area! The Calamari is fantastic and the beef souvlaki is a must have! Will be going back very soon

Thank Ibiza T
Kelowna, Canada
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47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

When in this area, pub fare we go to Tonics. For fine dining, we come here. This has been a favourite of ours for some time and continues to still be.

Thank Jason H
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

This was not our first choice for dinner, but being a busy Saturday night, ended up here. They had a couples platter on special, which both of us couples ordered. The platter was very full of food. Of course there was lots of rice and potatoes. The Greek salad was just okay, needed something. There was a big pile of... More 

Thank JXB356
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163 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

recently attended a dinner for charitable purposes - had not been for a long time. Although it was clear the dish had been pre-prepared - due to busy volume, was still nicely done - prawn souvlaki with Greek salad and rice. Salad was nice and fresh and rice and prawns were tasty. Service was pleasant. Was also nice to re-connect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
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
  • Neighborhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: 250-763-5823

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