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Il Mercato Social Kitchen will be CLOSED Monday October 3 & 10 RE-OPENING for Pasta Mondays on October 17. See you then, Grazie!

Our Story

Trevor Jones

Proprietario del ristorante
Il Mercato Social Kitchen

I have always loved the idea of food and wine bringing people together. Family, friendships and community are meaningful and important to me – I believe deeply in this and it is where the concept of Il Mercato Social Kitchen came from. Although I am not exactly of Italian heritage, I have been around the Italian culture my whole life either through friends and colleagues (you know who you are!) or as an apprentice growing up in the kitchens north of Toronto. I think family, firneds and community is the Italian way – or at least that is how I have come to know it – is is also how my family functions. We garden, cook and eat together using the freshest local ingredients for the season and we spend time in the kitchen together. With family, friends and neighbours we share food & wine, stories, memories and gratitude. We serve food on platters in abundance, there are always leftovers – when you are here, you are family, everyone is welcome. Food is simple, approachable and honest. The best ingredients prepared with care. This is how we live, and it is our way at Il Mercato Social Kitchen.

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****Holiday Gift Card Promotion!**** Show the people you care about a little love and stuff their stocking with an Il Mercato Social Kitchen gift card!! …and get a little something for yourself as a thank you! Until...
Making moments since 2019. #whenyourehereyourefamily #ilmercatosocialkitchen #westkelowna #westkelownalife #westkelownaeats #westkelownaeatspizza #ylw #ylwrestaurants #ylweats #ylweatspizza #okanagan #okanaganlife
Simple. Honest. Delicious. Veal saltimboca paired with Orofino Syrah #whenyourehereyourefamily #ilmercatosocialkitchen #westkelowna #westkelownaeats #simplehonestdelicious #bestitalian #ylw #ylweats #okanagan #okanaganlife #westkelownalife
A perfect start….. For the first time since 2019 we can celebrate the holidays with colleagues, friends, neighbours and loved ones. We are here to help make it special for you, groups of 6 -...
Our November price fixe is available now and showcases some of our favourite winter dishes! Cacio Pepe, spicy sausage and lemon ricotta pizza, winter squash risotto and butternut squash soup. Www.ilmercatosocialkitchen.com for the details. #ilmercatosocialkitchen #whenyourehereyourefamily #westkelowna #westkelownaeats...
Fresh is best! Fall is one of our favourite times of year. Around the table with family, delicious food in abundance. #grateful #whenyourehereyourefamily #ilmercatosocialkitchen #westkelowna #westkelownaeats #ylwrestaurants #ylweats #ylweatspizza #okanagan #okanaganlife #westkelownalife...