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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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  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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12817 Lakeshore Dr S, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never was one for posting reviews until we ate here. Clearly after reading other reviews (wish I had TA before coming here) and esp the owners responses this is one of the worst restaurants, not only because of their food or service but rather...More

Thank pattychap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This contemporary style restaurant offers a beautiful view of the lake. There is both outdoor and indoor seating. The menu offers a great variety. The staff were friendly and tended to our needs. highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Cindy P
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We went for an early Mother’s Day dinner and it was excellent! Food was fresh and delicious, and the service was great. Happy to have such a great place to eat in Summerland!

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed April 29, 2018

We went for brunch on Sunday - limited menu but we settled for the frittata which was very good. Service was very good and the facility itself is very modern and classy - wine was served in in proper glassware.

2  Thank charlouchar
Reviewed April 28, 2018

You would think that a restaurant right on the water on beautiful Lake Okanagan named "Local", advertising the motto "Eat local. Drink local. Be local" would be sensitive to its locality, to the best it's location had to offer. And that being beside a hotel...More

Thank lakeoffhewoods
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Sat on the lower level (for those who have challenges with stairs this might be difficult). Server(Carol) was excellent and recommended the specials and answered questions about the menu. The menu is limited but they do a excellent job of what they offer, We had...More

4  Thank PKS111
Reviewed February 7, 2018

We went to dinner here as we were staying at the SWR just next door. This is a great restaurant with food that is all prepared in house. We ordered an appetizer of calamari, and had a steak and the Shrimp Curry. It was all...More

5  Thank mochalab
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The best Eggs Benedict in Summerland...Husband & I visited for Sunday Brunch this past Sunday....The wait staff is fantastic & the view is incredible....

3  Thank Terry S
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Although the food was pretty good, it wasn’t worth the price. My husband had the salmon and was disappointed by the side. A roasted veg risotto.... I had a choice of two things I wanted to try from looking at the website, neither were offered...More

2  Thank N2675MIchristinem
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Response from Terry S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do......Just call 1.250.494.8855......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$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
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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