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Casual Comfortable Eats

Craft beers × Comfort food × wood fired pizza

Located downtown Kelowna, The Curious is a purveyor of craft beers, fun food and a great atmosphere.

Photos by Jon healy

 

The Curious Café opened in November 2014 and is located in the heart of Kelowna's cultural district. Since then, The Curious has been serving both quality interpretations of classic dishes and daring new ventures into the uncharted territories of food.

The Curious interior, designed by proprietor Luigi Coccaro and designer Rhonda Lebedoff, reflects the hip sensibilities urban area's while also paying tribute to Kelowna's storied past. Adding to the mystique of the setting is the location's history, as it used to be a run-down tobacco shop, now transformed into a warm hang out.

The multi-room restaurant offers the choice to eat comfortably on the café side where one may watch the art of cooking as it occurs in the open-kitchen room or sit on the community table side where 16 beers flow from our rotating taps.

 

Phone

(778) 484-0490

First Come First Served

Location

1423 Ellis Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y1Z9

 

Hours

breakfast 
9am - 3pm

lunch 
11:30am - 3pm

dinner 
Sunday - Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Friday - Saturday

4:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Also visit barnorcino.com 

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At The Curious we have 16 rotating taps and are constantly researching for the best beers we can find. Our beers are focused on the Pacific North West, however we do venture to other parts of the world as well. The Curious carries a variety of 'sippin' spirits, and a great selection of unique wines priced in the 40, 50, and 60+ categories. 

Upcoming Events

At The Curious Café & Bar Norcino

 

MARCH 30

Brasserie Dunham Tap Takeover - At the curious

Featuring eight beers from Brasserie Dunham – one of Quebec & Canada's top brewery and ranked top 100 breweries in the world.

  • Saison du Pinacle
  • Leo’s Early breakfast IPA
  • Cyclope Alpha (Mosaic + Lemondrop hops)
  • Cyclope Iota (Denali + Calypso hops) 
  • Sirkawa (Imperial Stout with coffee)
  • Ping Pong Wizard (Farmhouse Ale)
  • Lapatt Porter
  • Imperial Black IPA

On tap all day. Free admission.

 

APRIL 3

LADIES NIGHT - AT BAR NORCINO

Three courses paired with three Bisol Proseccos. Guided by Italy's own Stefano Marangon. $50 (tax incl.)

SOLD OUT

 

APRIL 25

50th parallel winemakers vegan dinner - AT BAR NORCINO

Five wines paired with four course vegan dinner. Guided by head winemaker Mathew Fortuna. $75 (tax incl).

 

MAY 11

category 12 beer dinner - AT BAR NORCINO

Three course pairing menu guided by brewer Michael Kuzyk. $50 (tax incl)

 

MAY 12

four winds beer dinner - AT BAR NORCINO

Four course pairing menu guided by Bret Mills of Four Winds Brewing. $75 (tax incl).

 

MAY 12 - 13

tap takeover - AT the curious

MAY 11 – Featuring Moody Ales, Yellow Dog Brewing, Four Winds Brewing Company, & Trading Post Brewing Company.

MAY 12 – Featuring Boneyard Beer Co., Beau's All Natural Brewing Company, Twin Sails Brewing & Le Trou de Diable. 

On tap all day. Free admission.

At The Curious we accept group bookings, we treat each group uniquely and customize menu's for every group. Please fill in your request and we will contact you to confirm the details.

 

For breakfast and lunch groups larger then 10 we will customize family style menus for your group. We also encourage guests that are coming for lunch to pre-order. To do so please fill out the form with what you would like to have.

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