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Giobean Espresso

1320 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9P4, Canada
+1 250-868-2992
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (35 reviews)
“scones” (23 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
1320 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9P4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In the summer when we are in the area we usually go in for gelato. A wide array of flavours and quite delicious. The various "coffee" selections are also good. I like the cappuccinos. If I happen to be at the Art Gallery I sometimes...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 261deb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great coffee, superb treats, wonderful staff. A worthwhile stop on your walk along the waterfront and a great patio for people watching in the milder weather. Enjoy!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cstewake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to Kelowna is never complete for me until I've visited Giobean - the coffee is really delicious and the pastries and snacks are always fresh. Staff are friendly. There is always a bit of a line which tells you the folks in Kelowna...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gail042014
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Best coffee shop in Kelowna! Nice little taste of Italy right here in the Okanagan! What makes it so special is the owner and his amazing staff. The snacks are always very good too and very child friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank marty003
Reviewed November 9, 2018

I love this spot I go here instead of Starbucks for a change, Gio says hi to everyone who enters his door. Excellent coffee and scones !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trunorth2015
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is the true coffee shop for serious coffee fans. Giovanni the owner is there every day to ensure the standards at maintained and you get an excellent order.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Winedogs3
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited often as we are riding around the waterfront on our bikes in Kelowna around Lake Okanagan. Love the patio as well as the baked goods and the coffee!! The Sicilian owner is well known in kelowna ad it’s a favourite spot for locals...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank theMaja
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This establishment is located in Water Street, right across from the museum. It offers outside seating. Guinean offers a wide array of coffees, from a straight cup to an Americano to Latte. It also sells breakfast egg sandwiches and organic breakfast bars (oatmeal base), delicious...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Roberto C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Love this place to stop at when walking the board walk. They are very friendly. The service is good and their banana bread is something else.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Virg4422
Reviewed August 30, 2018

If you like coffee don't miss a visit to this Italian based espresso spot close to the hotel. Very nice owner and staff.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ken927
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1320 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-868-2992
  • E-mail
Giobean is an Italian style coffee house/cafe situated in downtown Kelowna serving Giobean's proprietary blend of coffee. Teas, smoothies, sodas are available, in addition to a selection of ready to go sandwiches, soups, pastries, cakes and scones. Artisan Italian gelato available in the summer months. Seating inside as well as a large outside patio.
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