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Pappa's Firehall Bistro

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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6077 Main Street, Oliver, British Columbia V0H 1T0, Canada (Formerly Firehall Bistro)
+1 250-498-4867
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Oliver, Canada
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friends invited us to meet them there for dinner. We knew there were new owners, so we were anxious to support them . Surely it would be an improvement over previous visits. Unfortunately it wasn't. We were a party of four and there were only 3 other patrons in the restaurant. The menu was predictable and unexceptional. Drink orders were... More 

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Thank Reg M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Was not busy but service could be better. Maybe they where having an off day. I will come again.

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Thank Cory B
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

I would recommend Firehall brewery and pub to anyone who's passing by Oliver. The food is really good and their nachos are to die for. The service is fast and the venue has a modern look. I never had a disappointing experience here.

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Thank Dilara C
Edmonton
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Stopped in for lunch over Thanksgiving weekend. The place was packed and understaffed. Our waitress did her best; but she was covering a LOT of tables. She also thanked us for our patience which softened the annoyance of being kept waiting. Food was OK; nothing special.

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Thank Ann C
British Columbia, Canada
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922 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We stopped at the Bistro for lunch. They have ample off-street parking in the upper and lower parking lots. Inside it is very dark, with small halogen/LED lights hanging from the ceiling. This made reading the menu extremely difficult, especially areas that were red on black. Service was prompt and the waitress very pleasant. I had the burger special and... More 

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Thank Gla_Rangers
Penticton, Canada
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Best value restaurant in downtown Oliver. Love the food and wine & beer they serve. Has a nice atmosphere in the summer, when the patio is still warm from the summer heat and you sip a nice beer or wine with your food.

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Thank travelbeat1955
Okanagan Falls, Canada
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

If you like beer and wine and food Canadian food in Oliver Pappa's is the place to go. Friendly staff, fresh prepared food and your choice of local made beer or wine.

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Thank Beat J K
Calgary, Canada
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Three of us ordered two beef burgers and one veggie burger. All three were very good. Good selection of brews. We sat on the patio which faces Hwy 97 so busy but not too noisy and lots of action at least. I would definitely go again. Lost one notch cause the waitress wasn't very knowledgeable about their beer. It is... More 

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Thank thealbertasipper
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

This place is definitely worth checking out. I went a few times during my trip and got the herb chicken both times - it was that good. They claim to have the best calamari....it was probably the worst I've ever had. Over cooked, rubbery - the seasoning and coating was great though. But even with that, I still give this... More 

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Thank Brenden G
Kennewick, Wa
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

We were in Oliver yesterday and I had not done my Tripadvisor check on food in this area. There were a lot of cars in the parking lot. Usually a good sign. The outside seating was full so we sat inside. We overheard the BBQ is excellent but we were there for lunch and the BBQ unless it is on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6077 Main Street, Oliver, British Columbia V0H 1T0, Canada (Formerly Firehall Bistro)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Oliver
  • Phone Number: +1 250-498-4867

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