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Memphis Blues Barbeque House

€€ - €€€American, Barbecue,
289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
+1 250-868-3699
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (33 reviews)
“pulled pork” (50 reviews)
“beans” (29 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Canadian
€€ - €€€
289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 306 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at this restaurant. We were looking for something different and we were pleasantly surprised. The place was small but by the amount of take out orders we thought the food must be good. We both ordered the half rack of ribs. We were...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Southern BBQ food. Casual, kid-friendly and fun atmosphere. We had the pulled pork sandwich and the BBQ nachos which we would highly recommend. Our server was helpful in recommending options and the food was served quick and hot. Don't miss out on a great...More

Thank ciriani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wheelchair accessible, awesome food, fun happy servers, great people watching place on the patio, great prices, and great atmosphere with the blues music

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first time here was a great experience. Went try an authentic BBQ place, a rare find in Canada. The portions are huge and it is reasonably priced. 2 could eat one order. The Catfish was amazing and the Jambalaya very tasty! you have to...More

Thank Rosalie G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We just happened to walk in for a late lunch. Service was friendly and quick, food was great and the music was fun too. We shared the Memphis plate and it was perfect. Pitcher of beer and others had local red wine, and all were...More

Thank Kirsti P
Reviewed 14 October 2017

You need to have a good appetite to come here! Big portions of very good food, not fancy as you find our own table, order at the counter, the food comes relatively fast. I had the seafood platter with tasty cat fish, succulent shrimps and...More

Thank y P
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Elvis Platter for a party of 7 and had leftovers. It was a huge feed! The Peach Crumble and the Pecan Pie were so tasty as well! They were actually closing just as we walked in, but graciously stayed open to feed...More

Thank KSpeir
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We each had a 1/2 order of ribs and a local beer, a perfect combo! The ribs were meaty, perfectly cooked and came with cole slaw, potato salad, beans and corn bread which made for a satisfying meal. It's casual eating, you order at the...More

Thank Pamela F
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We treated ourselves to the "all in" platter which was a great deal and provided LOADS of food. This place had quick service and had a huge bourbon selection if you're in to that.

Thank LondonLady321
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I walked through the rib fest grounds, and the ribs looked delicious. We left the grounds and walked down to Memphis Blues and ordered ribs. That would be every rib restaurant owners dream wouldn't it? People walking through rib fest, and getting inspired to eat...More

Thank Barry T
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Questions & Answers
Jennifer R
29 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MemphisBBQKelowna | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We do not use nuts other than walnuts on site - no peanuts whatsoever. However, we do use bread from a bakery that is NOT nut-free and cannot guarantee that there will not be traces of peanuts... More
5 May 2015|
Response from MemphisBBQKelowna | Property representative |
Interior Health regulations do not allow dogs on patios. Despite this, we can sometimes accommodate if no one else is out there! Best to call us directly to inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-868-3699
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