Are you a foodie on a budget? Have you been searching for some of the best lunch deals in Kelowna? Well, lucky for you, plenty of neighbourhoods in Kelowna offer a plethora of great dining choices that won’t empty your wallet. Especially when it comes to an area like downtown Kelowna, you’re guaranteed to find some wonderful lunch spots. Here are some of best cheap eats Kelowna has to offer for lunch.
Try Some Asian Fusion at Mad Mango Cafe
Modern and bold in its flavours, Mad Mango Cafe is a must visit for both Kelowna locals and tourists alike. Offering a variety of Asian fusion and sandwich choices, this friendly, family-run restaurant is renowned for its Laksa and is always packed with hungry customers. With its very affordable prices, there is no doubt that Mad Mango is usually on top of most locals’ lists when it comes to preferred breakfast and lunch places. Other recommended dishes include the Vietnamese style wonton soup and the spring rolls. Mad Mango Cafe is located at 551 Bernard Avenue in downtown Kelowna.
Have a Relaxing Lunch at Streaming Cafe
If you’re looking for a nice, relaxing place to have a small lunch in while you sip some specialty coffee, then Streaming Cafe is the perfect lunch spot for you. With a neat and uncluttered decor, top-notch service, quality hand-brewed coffee, and fresh, seasonal food items at very reasonable prices, you will definitely be able to enjoy a comfortable lunch here. What’s more, there is even an enclosed play area where small children can occupy themselves while you finish off your lunch and handcrafted coffee. Streaming Cafe is located in downtown Kelowna at 596 Leon Avenue.
Enjoy a Delicious Brunch at Cafe Soleil
Widely considered one of the best brunch places in town, Cafe Soleil is your ideal lunch spot if you are looking for some good old-fashioned American-style breakfast and brunch food. Cafe Soleil prides itself on serving only fresh ingredients, and all burgers, soups, dressings, dips, and salsas are made in house. The restaurant offers very reasonable prices (ranging from just $5 to $16), along with daily and monthly specials that feature great deals. Cafe Soleil is located at 553 Bernard Avenue in downtown Kelowna.
Indulge in Burgers at Carl’s Jr.
Who doesn’t enjoy a little fast food every once in a while? If you’re going to indulge for lunch, then make sure you head to Carl’s Jr. in downtown Kelowna. Highly rated on both Yelp and Urbanspoon, this particular location is clean and welcoming, and offers big, fat burgers that are so juicy and delicious your mouth will water just thinking about them. If you fall in love with the burgers here and are hoping to find this chain in other Canadian cities, you’re out of luck, because while Carl’s Jr. can be found in various locations in the United States, there are very few of these burger joints situated in Canada. That’s why you can find Kelowna locals and other Canadian tourists alike frequenting this Carl’s Jr. in Kelowna, because you won’t such massively stacked burgers at such a reasonable price anywhere else. Carl’s Jr. is located downtown at 1688 Bertram Street.
These are just 4 of the many great $5 lunch locations that you can find around downtown Kelowna, not to mention in other neighbourhoods of the city as well. Whether you are looking for some Asian fusion, bistro food, breakfast fare, fast food, or everything in between, you can be sure to find what you are looking for in this diverse city. The next time you’re craving a budget-friendly lunch, try one of these great spots – they won’t disappoint.