Holiday shopping have you ready to relax this Christmas Eve? Decided not to cook a big meal for Christmas Day? Looking for somewhere to continue toasting 2018 on New Years Day? These Kelowna dining establishments have you covered. 

Christmas Eve

Holiday themed brunch at Hotel Eldorado's Lakeside Dining Room will start your Christmas weekend off right, and get you feeling spirited. Reservations recommended. 

Some additional options for brunch: Bonfire at The Cove, Sunset Organic Bistro, Smack DAB, OAK + CRU, De Dutch, Milestones, Moxie's,


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Enjoy classic French cuisine at Bouchon's Bistro. They're hosting a decadent three-course Christmas Eve dinner. Reservations recommended.

Some still taking dinner reservations: OAK + CRU, Gulfstream, Milestones

Christmas Day

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West Coast Grill wants you to celebrate Christmas dinner with them as they serve a delectable five-course menu, including plenty of fresh seafood. Reservations recommended. 


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OAK + CRU Social Kitchen and Wine Bar has you covered all day! Offering a three-course Christmas lunch and dinner menu which highlights all your holiday flavour favourites. 

New Years Day

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It was a long night, and now you're ready to enjoy great food and drink and reminisce about 2017 and the celebrations that closed it out. Head to one of these great local tables:

Old Vines Restaurant at Quails' Gate Winery, The Keg Steakhouse + Bar, OAK + CRU, Smack DAB, Milestones, Moxie's, Bonfire at The Cove.

Jen Widmer (Blog Photo)Jen Widmer is a proud Kelowna resident who loves highlighting everything great about our city to media and potential visitors through her Tourism Kelowna role. Away from the office, Jen enjoys game nights, golfing one of Kelowna’s stellar courses, a good book with a glass of local wine, Netflix (who doesn’t) and scoping out great food and wine events in Kelowna. She and her husband have two young girls that love weekend brunch, Okanagan Grocery croissants, and exploring the many wonderful parks and walking paths the city offers.