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Theo's Restaurant

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687 Main St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 5C9, Canada
+1 250-492-4019
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Acton, Canada
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Make sure to make reservations as Theo's is deservedly very busy. Most romantic table is the Romeo&Juliet balcony in courtyard. We shared the saganaki and split the roast lamb shoulder dinner. More than enough for two. Lamb was very moist and tender. Right up there with dinners enjoyed in Athens last fall. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Venbroo
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is so cool. Great restaurant design with lots of history about it but most of all great food! We looked around the restaurant because we were admiring the design and coziness of it. It feels like I am attending that wedding scene in Mama Mia! So cool! Great place to eat when you are in Penticton. Thanks to... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was excellent from the time my sister and I arrived to the time we left. Our meal served hot and it tasted great. We had a wine paring that complimented the chicken kebobs we had. We enjoyed the ambience of the restaurant and would recommend it highly. For a restaurant near the downtown, it had plenty of parking... More 

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Thank Yvonne B
Benton City, Washington
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So many great bites starting with a shared Cretan salad followed by hummus. I went for the wild salmon in phyllo while he went for the beef souvlaki - enjoyed both with a NK'MIP Pinot Noir. Tempted and fell for a great pastry to share for dessert. Nice walk over from the Lakeside Resort.

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Banff, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great decor, warm ambiance, and friendly service. We only shared a salad and a couple of appetizers, but portions were very generous and everything was delicious.Will visit again on our next time to Penticton.

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Thank eisbarli
Penticton, Canada
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a friend for dinner as he was returning to England. This was the first place he ate when he arrived 7 years ago

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Thank Garles
Surrey, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is must a must go to place every time I'm in Penticton. There lamb is excellent and it's one of the few places that serve rabbit. Friendly staff and sitting in their plant covered patio area adds to the enjoyment.

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Thank Ted V
Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ok, I only had the seafood salad with the dollop of taramasalata (can't remember exactly what they call in on the menu) and bean appetizers, but both were marvelous .... came back again for the seafood salad ...

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Thank j r
Edmonton Alberta
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go there often. We love the decor. Waiters are always friendly and helpful. Food is mostly good. The rabbit is a favorite of my husband. I love the beet salad.

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Thank catwing
Collingwood, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love Greek food, but find most Canadian restaurants dumb-down on the spice --garlic, cinnamon, etc., and lacks real Greek flavors -- but not Theo's. Every time we visit Penticton, it is a must stop. Lamb is always excellent. Corkage fee of $20.00 is standard, and given wine selection, it is recommended to BYOB for that extra special night! Service is... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 19
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 687 Main St, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 5C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Penticton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-492-4019
Description
Theo's is a family run Greek restaurant which opened in 1976. We use fresh produce from our garden when available and work with our local farmers and suppliers in the Okanagan valley to provide a menu which is both rooted in Greek village cooking and inspired by Okanagan ingredients.

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