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Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
3799 Lakeshore Rd | Corner of Lakeshore Rd and Cook Rd, Kelowna, British Columbia V1W 3K3, Canada
+1 236-420-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beet salad” (36 reviews)
“braised lamb” (13 reviews)
“cioppino” (11 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Wine Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
3799 Lakeshore Rd | Corner of Lakeshore Rd and Cook Rd, Kelowna, British Columbia V1W 3K3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We hadn't been to Basil & Mint for years so wasn't too sure what to expect. But what we found was excellent service and great food. The server was friendly without being intrusive, anticipated our needs, was knowledgeable about the wines, and accommodated our needs....More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Janice115
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great dining experience: 1. Peaceful decor 2. Justin, our server, was knowledge, pleasant, friendly, attentive 3. The menu was interesting to browse through with hearty entree (boneless rib) for my husband and a lighter one for me 4. What a chef!!!!! The beet...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank kaphie
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wonderful! Thank you so much for the lovely review! We appreciate the feedback and that you had a wonderful time. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food at this establishment has never been consistent with the last tasting experience shockingly poor. The pizzas were unpalatable with the dessert wafting odors of the plastic container it was stored in. The service from the waiter was fair but the manager seemed a tad...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Epicurean300BC
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback, however we don't store any of our food in plastic and the desserts are made fresh daily.

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Basil and Mint on a couple of occasions and have never been disappointed. The service here is excellent and the food always interesting and enjoyable.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Keith P
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wonderful! We appreciate the support and for taking the time to review us!

Reviewed December 4, 2018

4 of us dined here and 3 of us had the 4 course fixed price offering for $38. Absolutely fabulous food and a steal of a deal for the quality, presentation and especially taste. EVERYONE loved their order from start to finish. Really reasonable wine...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lorna C
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We look forward to your return! Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us:)

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Our company was looking for a great restaurant to hold our first ever Christmas party and Basil & Mint was the only local restaurant willing and able to work with us, on short notice, to make it amazing. Chris was able to accommodate several changes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank allianceresponse
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for picking us to host your event! It sounds like everything went very well. We appreciate you taking the time to write such a glowing review! We hope to see you back next year!

Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant across from manteo resort. Had the 3 course meal for $38. Food was innovative and delicious. Dustin, our server, was attentive and friendly as was the manager. Would definetly recommend. Try it!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Vacationer78166
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us! We hope you had a lovely stay in Kelowna an come back again soon!

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Picked this restaurant because it was close to my dates home. Never bean they before. From the time we walked in the service was great. Our waiter told us it was his 3 shift and would do his very best to accommodate us and he...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Mr G
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

Thank you very much for joining us and for taking the time to review your experience! Hope to se you again soon:)

Reviewed November 6, 2018

We celebrated our moms 70th b-day. We had a private room for 21 people aged from under 30 to over 80. We had a set meals option. Chris (manager) was very helpful to arrange everything. We were able to to use the projector for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank VladK_12
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for joining us for such a momentous occasion! We are thrilled to hear that everything was to your liking and that your guests left happy! Thank you for taking the time to review us:)

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a regular for us and we always enjoy eating here. The staff are friendly and professional and the food is consistently excellent. We like the atmosphere of this restaurant with its high ceiling, open plan with lots of room between tables and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank abarker02
ShelleyPohl, Public Relations Manager at Basil & Mint, Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your regular business! Its people like you that help us through the long tourist free winters and we appreciate that! We hope to see you back again soon! Thanks for mentioning the parking options too:)

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Terry C
September 8, 2018|
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Evan E
July 26, 2017|
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Hello, Can you please clarify what your question is?
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carrie_rosie
July 18, 2017|
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Yes it has many gluten free options and the food is prepped so that there is no contamination. Please alert your server when you order. Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3799 Lakeshore Rd | Corner of Lakeshore Rd and Cook Rd, Kelowna, British Columbia V1W 3K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 236-420-2100
  • E-mail
Description
Located in Beautiful Kelowna, B.C., in the heart of Lower Mission, Basil & Mint offers spectacular West Coast Contemporary Cuisine! Directly across from the stunning Okangan Lake, our Executive Chef Peter McGeown, will amaze your taste buds and excite your culinary senses! Come and Join us for amazing food and our spectacular wine and cocktail selections. Parking under Playa Del Sol and across the street, at the radio station parking lot after 4:30pm! Open at 5pm daily.
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