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The Dream Cafe

67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
+1 250-490-9012
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed August 22, 2014

Had lunch with my son today - Artichoke Sweet Chili Chicken Caesar Salad - and all I can say is WOW! My third time here and always consistent friendly and prompt service.and simply amazing food. Even got to see some fellow musician friends on the...More

Thank randy b
Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stopped here for lunch and sat outside. The food was pretty good and the service was okay. having popped inside to visit the bathroom we were disappointed we weren't visiting in the evening instead as the restaurant looks pretty cool and has a stage...More

1  Thank pillinho
Reviewed June 22, 2014

We were invited to go to the Dream Cafe to hear a guitarist perform with his small band. We arrived to find a most eclectic atmosphere and a warm welcome from Pierre. Our table was close to the stage and we were able to enjoy...More

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed June 7, 2014

I arrived with a group and we were crammed into a corner of the restaurant. The table I sat at blocked ingress/egress for half of our party. I told my friends if they had to use the washroom, to cross their legs. Very cool décor;...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed May 31, 2014

We went with a group of friends, mainly because we had dietary restrictions to accommodate and the menu looked promising at first glance. To start, we ordered the salad rolls as an appetizer to share, which were advertised as being 4 for roughly 9$. In...More

Thank Krystyna N
Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have been here many times and always look forward to our next visit. Always great musicians and wide variety of music. Anyone who plays here comments on the intimacy and atmosphere of the Dream Cafe. It seats 100 and can be quite 'cozy'. Performers...More

Thank Bowerfan
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Some words that come to mind when thinking of the Dream Cafe are: Special, unique, eclectic, musical, laughter, fun, great food and wine, ambiance........there is nothing better than experiencing the music, food, and laughter at The Dream Cafe on a hot summer evening......except for maybe...More

Thank CanadaMavis
Reviewed March 18, 2014

We 'discovered' the Dream Cafe many years ago because we were following Michael Kaeshammer's career. We'd seen him perform with Harry Manx in Red Deer and were dazzled by his talent. Then I read that he was performing at a place called the Dream Cafe...More

1  Thank Elaine L
Reviewed March 4, 2014

We had one fabulous meal there, but the next time it was not that great--because of the hockey game, place was empty and they don't usually get guests then. We also went for entertainment only and enjoyed the music. So, timing here is everything!

Thank slsunfrog
Reviewed January 31, 2014

Thank You Pierre and Family for all the years of Good Food and Good Entertainment. This is by far the best live music venue in the Okanagan, I have travelled to many parts of the world to see live music... If you are ever in...More

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Questions & Answers
Pierre C
June 1, 2016|
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Response from BCbikeGuy | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate section of the menu for Gluten Free dishes. You can find the menu by going to the Dream Cafe website : Check Dream Cafe Penticton Menu Hope that helps.
September 22, 2015|
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Response from Meghan W | Property representative |
Ooops it would appears your question was missed! Yes we have many gluten free options available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $12
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Front St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-490-9012
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HOURS Saturdays for Market Brunch & Lunch 10am till 2pm And SHOW NIGHTS 6pm till close The Dream Café is a music venue and restaurant located on Colourful Front Street in Penticton, BC. The Dream was established in 2001 and holds over 100 shows every year. Everything from folk, blues, rock, jazz, world, spoken word and everything in between! A little something for everyone. Our menu is always changing & evolving but the essence of the Dream is always there. Our emphasis has and always will be to serve clean, healthy food with a variety of cultures represented on the menu that reflect the eclecticism that is The Dream Café. The Dream Café is a wonderful community that has evolved around music. People from many walks of life and cultures have joined us in the audience as well as on our stage. The beauty is the energy that happens in the room. Thank you all for your continued support!
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