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Valoroso Foods

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1467 Sutherland Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 5Y4, Canada
+1 250-860-3631
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Kelowna, Canada
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

I know the press made this tough on Valoroso but I trust the family and I am a foodie who knows when I have eaten bad or poor quality food and I fully believe everything I have eaten from here has been of impressive quality, amazingly home cooked from their hot food bar, and worthy of more trust than the... More 

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Thank timw33
Kelowna, Canada
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

I was always a big fan of Valoroso foods since coming to Kelowna. I thought i'd found a great little Italian market with people who loved food as much as I do. the recent expose on our local television station changed all that. It seems that Valoroso was caught, actually on camera with changing dates on meats and cheeses, pasta... More 

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3 Thank Lyle N
Kelowna, Canada
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

I have been a customer of Valoroso for many years. Valoroso has always sold excellent produce to me. Their Burrata and Buffalo Mozzarella is superb as are their sun-dried tomatoes in oil. They have a wide selection of cheeses; meats and olives. I have always been treated very well there. The service is friendly and efficient. It's like a little... More 

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1 Thank Maxiemagic
West Kelowna, Canada
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

As a previous customer who has experienced buying food that was suspect, I feel that the reasons for suspect food have come to light. An undercover exposé by an ex-employee that quit showed with a hidden video camera store employees changing best before and expiry dates on various products. Other employees have since come forward to support the claims. The... More 

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3 Thank Chris H
Kelowna, Canada
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015

Have been here for years... Great staff, friendly and knowledgeable. Food at deli and lunch counter is superb. People need to stop whining about one staff who changed an expiry Date. When I worked at justice, the guy who created this story was charged! This is a great place, fresh food and super selection.

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3 Thank Fred L
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

I was a Valoroso customer. I had purchased some canned foods there previously and thought they tasted tinny but thought it may be because they were imported. I also purchased grated cheese there that was a little off - again thinking it was my own storage methods or the type of cheese that I had purchased. I would occasionally get... More 

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8 Thank Annie_SK
Kelowna, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Terrible service. Food expiry dates are tampered with. Coffee bar is so uncomfortable. Go to Giobean coffee on Water street they have the best espresso's and the BEST attitude. Friendly, warm and appreciates there customers.

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5 Thank Graham B
Kelowna, Canada
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

This is a deli where you can buy sandwiches and coffee. They have always been a little on the shady side but if you know what to look for and don't buy anything that isn't obviously fresh, then you can find some nice things in there. It's overpriced but they don't have a lot of competition. They are currently suffering... More 

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5 Thank Quarm
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

I have been a happy customer for the past six years. There is always good service and a high quality of products. As a German I am not very easily pleased but Valoroso has done it! Thank you very much!

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Thank Doris S
Kelowna, Canada
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

Love this place! Such great food and always changing menu you can't come here for lunch too often. Great shop for foodies but it's the lunch that I love and the home made gelato and the coffee... My parents liked the food here better than their trip to Italy! Oh the ricciarelli!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1467 Sutherland Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 5Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-860-3631

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?