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Black Iron Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Canadian, Steakhouse, Bar
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152 Riverside Dr, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 5Y4, Canada
+1 250-276-2447
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:30
Tue - Wed 16:00 - 21:30
Thu - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Montreal, Canada
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77 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We came on a Sunday Evening but did not know about the buffet - There was a long wait so if you're planning on going I'd highly recommend making a reservation! We were told it would be about 45 minutes before we could get a table but it did not end up taking that long which was great! Two of... More 

Thank Rebecca D
Summerland, Canada
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130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Sunday evenings the Black Iron Grill has an incredible Prime Rib Buffet. Many items to choose from and reasonably price. Service is great, but make a reservation so you aren't disappointed.

Thank Terry S
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This place attached to the Days Inn makes you feel relaxed. We sat outside, it was warm, but not bad. The food is a variety, Lamb burger with Feta cheese was my choice, really good. Great wine list too. Service was top notch.

Thank Kerry M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Great service and even better food! Food came out hot and perfect, we will be going back to try their legendary steaks!

Thank Lindsay W
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Wife and I went for appetizers, just to try a selection of the different things on the menu First off we had the crab cakes and with out a doubt they were the worst we have ever tasted. They were fishy tasting and had mostly filler and no visible crab.The shrimp cocktail was very good as was the baked Brie.The... More 

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south slocan
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

the rock and roll music invited us in. clean, pleasant, had fish and chips and partner had poutine. quick, polite, well presented.

Thank SouthSlocanMarg
Penticton, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

The all you can eat Sunday evening buffet at $25 is good value. There is always roast beef, as well as other meat selection, plenty of salad veggies, and desert treats. The outdoor seating is great in the summer. I've been there quite a few times. My only complaint might be that the last time we went the roast beef... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

We finally tried the prime rib buffet at BIG - terrible, tough beef - very sparse buffet. Shared stuffed yorkshire which was inedible - our waitress discounted the yorkshire 15% (big whoop). Will not return and have told many people not to bother trying either.

Thank Pentictonen
Vernon, Canada
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We heard good things about this restaurant but we're disappointed from the start. The hostess seemed pre occupied and was on the very edge of being rude which was our first sign of an unfriendly evening. The food was acceptable but I think overrated by the reviews. If your seeking an average place to eat this would be an ok... More 

Thank Hawker88
Penticton, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Had 6 friends from out of town, one couple staying in the Park Royal RV site which is right beside the Black Iron Grill. We decided to walk over and try the Black Iron and we all really enjoyed it. Three of us ordered steaks, one had fish, one had clams and mussels and one person ordered a vegetarian plate... More 

Thank Dawnie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Canadian, Steakhouse, Bar
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Riverside Dr, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 5Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-276-2447

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?