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Local on Lakeshore

12817 Lakeshore Dr S, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z1, Canada
+1 250-494-8855
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (47 reviews)
“ribs” (33 reviews)
“duck” (14 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12817 Lakeshore Dr S, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

booked into the waterfront resort and spa and fancied a quick drink after a long flight, the bar was empty but we were told we couldnt grab a table/quick drink as we had not booked (again not one person in the bar) after 10 min...More

1  Thank nick172018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice and thoroughly enjoyed it both times. The food was inventive, reasonably priced and the portions were a good size. Service was attentive without being intrusive. Wine list had a good selection of local wines that were attractively priced. Fantastic waterfront deck although...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waterfront views--patio supreme--very comfortable ambiance! Service was accommodating and friendly. Interesting cocktail menu. Pasta with meatballs were tasty! Ribs were the Highlight--fall off the bone, excellent. Sides were generous. Overall--definite repeat!

Thank alan a
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Food was awesome. We had just done a 12 hour drive to get here and it started out a little rough as they had tried to seat us in door which was like a sauna instead of on the ample patio. We mentioned it was...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We arrived at this restaurant just after 3 pm. There was only one other table occupied and we were given the choice to sit wherever we wanted. We chose a lakeside table with a panoramic window and two extremely comfortable chairs. The view over the...More

Thank SuzieQ1001
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Service was very good, except slow on drink service. Food was excellent and well presented. Large portions.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Lovely room with a great view of the lake. Maybe Monday night effect but the food was completely average. Lots of overdone deep frying. The Manhattan clam chowder had two clams, riblets dry and somewhat overdone. Risotto balls again overdone and dry. Everything could do...More

Thank IntSommelier
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

What a nice restaurant. Beautiful view, very friendly staff, and great food! We had burgers the first night! Excellent! Salmon entree the second night! Also excellent. Very conveniently situated by the Summerland Waterfront Resort.

Thank SanMuy
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Service was good and views continue to be outstanding however they can not make up for the lack of inventiveness or breadth of the menu. Very much pub like food and not what we expected on a Sunday .

Thank Lou B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Our party of 4 enjoyed a wonderful dinner and dessert at this gorgeous little restaurant on the Lakeshore in Summerland. Food truly all locally sourced. Great service. Highly recommend.

Thank Marg C
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Yes, they do......Just call 1.250.494.8855......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $38
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12817 Lakeshore Dr S, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z1, Canada
  • Public Transportation: There is no public bus service in Summerland. Taxi service is available.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Summerland
  • Phone Number: +1 250-494-8855
  • E-mail
Local is located on the west shore of Okanagan Lake in Summerland, BC. Since 2009, Local has been serving both quality interpretations of classic dishes and cocktails. Local on Lakeshore features an adult oriented restaurant. Local on Lakeshore's dining room is considered one of the Okanagan’s premier adult oriented restaurants that merges casual sophistication with an upbeat metropolitan style. Our 65 seat restaurant atmosphere is often described as an urban retreat with amazing views of the water and natural elements. Featuring a large selection of local BC VQA wines, innovative and Classic Craft Cocktails and a wide selection of BC Craft Brewed Draught Beers. coupled with a menu that blends classic global styles with seasonal fresh ingredients, and a passionate team delivering exceptionally delicious cuisine.
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