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La Bussola Restaurant

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Wed., 23/1
20:00
2

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Menu

DINNER ANTIPASTI​
9.95
Antipasto Italiano
Mixed cold cuts, & cheeses, w/ antipasto mista
7.95
Olives Mista
Mixed olives
11.95
Proscuitto E Melone
Prosciutto di parma & melon
9.95
Pimentos E Filet of Anchovies
Roasted red peppers w/ filet of anchovies & olive oil & vinegar
9.95
Lumache Alla Romana
Snails in mushroom caps w/ garlic butter sauce
10.95
Baked Clams Arreganata
Fresh clams baked w/ marinara & fresh Italian seasoning
11.95
Baked Baja Scallops
Baja scallops baked in a herb & garlic sauce
ZUPPE​
5.95
Minestrone
All vegetable soup
6.95
Stracciatella
Eggdrop consommé
6.95
Zuppa Del Giorno
Soup of the day
11.95
Pacific Smoked Salmon
Pacific smoked salmon w/ onion & capers drizzled w/ olive oil
12.95
Raw Oysters Served in the Half Shell
Six oysters served w/ hot sauce & a vinagrette
12.95
Fresh Baked Oysters
Fresh oysters baked w/ marinara & fresh Italian seasoning
11.95
Steamed Mussles Marinara
Mussels steamed w/ a garlic, tomato & white wine sauce; when available
15.95
Seafood Salad in Lemon Vinaigrette
Steamed clams, squid, octopus & prawns in a lemon vinaigrette
5.95
Bruschetta Della Casa
INSALATE​
5.95
Insalata Verde
Mixed green salad
6.95
Tomato & Onion Salad
13.95
Insalata Caprese
Italian buffalo mozzarella & tomato w/ a basil vinaigrette
About
Located in the heart of downtown Kelowna, La Bussola is perfect for families, entertaining clients, large group function, or simply enjoying an evening out. With over 950 wines to choose from, La Bussola holds the largest selection of sought after BC wines as well as the most extensive Italian selections in British Columbia. A family business since 1974, La Bussola is minutes away from Prospera Place Arena, Rotary Center for the Arts, Kelowna Community Theater and walking distance from the Delta Grand Hotel.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been dining at La Bussola for 30 years now and I'm pleased to say that it is one of the best choices for local fine dining in the Okanagan. The food is always excellent (I usually have the Veal Marsala) as is the service....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dave P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had our wedding anniversary dinner with family on a Friday night. The service was typical Italian excellent. Professional waiters. Food was great. They really took care of us. Great wine list with some reasonable pricing. Comfortable atmosphere. Meals not too expensive.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dan M
Reviewed 29 November 2018

My husband and I love to have dinner at La Bussola when we are in Kelowna visiting family. As it was last week six of us got together...ordered a nice wine, appetizers....then we ordered our main course. My brother in law ordered the lasagna. At...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RitaFan
Reviewed 21 November 2018

I have been to this restaurant twice, and enjoyed both dinners. We had Veal Parmigiana and Chicken Parmigiana both excellent. Second time we had Ravioli Funghi and Rotini. Also had the Carrot and Ginger Soup which was Excellent ( huge bowl) and the Scallops. Nice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I arrived on Saturday evening, solo, and without a reservation. They welcomed me warmly but there wasnt a chance to get a table but I was offered a spot at the bar which I was happy to accept after a long drive to Kelowna. While...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank colleenpalumbo
Reviewed 18 October 2018

I recently had a business dinner here with two colleagues. I booked our table online and it was ready when I arrived. Service was exemplary the whole time we were there without being intrusive. I had the recommended soup of the day (squash) and their...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vancouverbraces
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We went as a larger group for a family dinner and really enjoyed the atmosphere, serving staff and the food was excellent. The menu has a broad range of choices, all of which looked and sounded great. Our server was excellent as was the entire...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We visited La Bussola for a special occasion. The waiter was fantastic and very entertaining! Food was great! I will visit again next time I am in Kelowna!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank suef140
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing! The food is delicious , not as pricey as rated, the staff is so pleasant and kind! This is an awesome pick when coming to Kelowna! Their lasagna is A-MA-ZING

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank camfigueiredo
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The food and the ambiance were very good. They started off strong on service but became busy and unfortunately we felt neglected. We will try again as everyone was very polite and they did ultimately acknowledge they were overwhelmed. Had they been more attentive we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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