Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan

Kevlynn LoubierKelowna Food & Dining, Kelowna Wine Tour, Okanagan Wine Blog

Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan

Updated January 7, 2024

Welcome to our picks for the Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan. When it comes to wine and food, especially on the pairing side, many of us think about bold reds and juicy steaks or chicken dishes paired with a nice Chardonnay or Sauvignon Blanc.

Most wine lovers are also well versed in pairing Charcuterie to their favourite wines, but what about pizza? Pizza you say? That’s right! Increasingly, wineries across the Okanagan Valley are creating fantastic artisan pizzas, baked in wood fired ovens and pairing well with their wine offerings.

As we approach the 2024 touring season, the focus will be on affordable, yet tasty culinary experiences. While most winery restaurants in the Okanagan have menu options including mouth watering proteins and fancy creations, more and more consumers are looking for value driven items that won’t break the bank. Enter Pizza! So who makes the Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan? Here’s our list of the best winery pizza in the Okanagan.

Kelowna wood fired pizza
Best Winery Pizza in The Okanagan

O’Rourke’s Peak Cellars

Known for it’s award winning portfolio of wines, the Garden Bistro at O’Rourke’s Peak Cellars is becoming known for their mouth watering wood fired pizza’s including their decadent “Lobster Pizza”, a fan favourite! Handmade dough, fresh herbs and veggies from their onsite 1/2 acre garden and generous toppings make this a staple lunch or dinner option in Lake Country along the Scenic Sip wine trail.

Make sure to check in frequently as their menu is constantly evolving with new pizza offerings seemingly weekly.

Block One Restaurant At 50th Parallel Estate Winery

Incredible views, jaw dropping architecture, and award winning Pinot Noir, Block One is a “must visit” while touring the Scenic Sip Wine Trail. Lunch or dinner, come summertime, Block One’s pizza creations are a right of passage for all pizza lovers.

With numerous pairing options including several vintages of their medal winning Chardonnay and Pinot Gris, having fun with their pizza offerings is a great way to spend an afternoon in Lake Country.

If you’ve got a craving for gourmet pizza with creative toppings, balsamic reductions and top notch presentation, Block One Restaurant definitely has a cult following and makes our list of Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan

50th Parallel Estate Winery, Vivid Tours
Block One Restaurant

Chaos Bistro

High in the hills of Lake Country, a visit to the intimate Chaos Bistro at Ex Nihilo Vineyards will have you feeling as though you’ve been transported to the Napa Valley. Surrounded by vineyards and large patios, indulge in their amazing Pinot Noir, Merlot or Bordeaux style blends as your hand tossed wood fired pizza comes to life.

Executive Chef Danny Tipper and team work hard to move the culinary needle forward with tasty offerings that pair well with Ex Nihilo Vineyards’ extensive wine portfolio. Make sure to stay up to date with their events as well. Ex Nihilo offers several intimate dinners over the year that showcase the vision of their team as well as the terroir of the Okanagan.

Old world charm, meticulous attention to detail and unmatched atmosphere make dining at Chaos Bistro a memorable experience. Pair with some warm olives and your favourite wine it’s hard to beat Chaos Bistro as a top bet for Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan.

Ex Nihilo Vineyards on a wine tour hosted by Vivid Tours, Kelowna
Chaos Bistro

Miradoro Restaurant

Heading south to the wine regions of Oliver B.C., Miradoro Restaurant located on the Tinhorn Creek Vineyards property offers guests one of the top dining views in the entire Okanagan. Looking south towards the famous Black Sage Bench, Miradoro offers open fire neapolitan style pizza complete with decadent cheeses and cured meats.

Paired with Tinhorn Creek Vineyards generous portfolio of wines, Miradoro is absolutely the top pick in the south for Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan.

While pizza is the focus, in reality, their entire menu is outstanding and you should come away satisfied no matter which tasty morsel you end up deciding on!

Classic Neapolitan style pizza, Kelowna, B.C.
Miradoro Restaurant

Dirty Laundry Vineyard

A trip to Summerland wouldn’t be complete without visiting the famed Dirty Laundry Vineyard and Red Iron Grille. Offering 6 options from traditional Margherita style to chill infused spicy creations, Dirty Laundry’s pizza’s offer a consistent and hearty offering while visiting Summerland’s Bottleneck Drive Wine Tour.

Paired with their wines or local beers, Dirty Laundry offers the most casual dining experience on the list. Reservations are not required, allowing hungry travellers to pop in anytime of day to check out the incredible views and mouth watering pizza offerings.

While enjoying their tasty pizza, make sure to take in the view of the valley below. The vineyard and property offer one of the most scenic views in the entire Okanagan Valley!

Dirty Laundry winery pizza in Summerland British Columbia
Dirty Laundry Vineyard

Upside Cider

Yes, Upside Cidery is not a winery, but we couldn’t resist giving these fine folks a shout out. Located just minutes from the Kelowna International Airport (YLW), casual diners will love the cozy atmosphere and laid back staff.

With a focus on supporting local and organic, from their dough to the cheese, the wood fired pizza’s at Upside Cider are made with love! Well priced and with generous portions, don’t forget to taste some of the incredible hot sauces available table side. For those that like heat, Upside definitely ups the ante with some of the hottest sauces we’ve tried!

While pizza is the focus, their entire menu is tasty, leaving something to be had for everyone! A local fan favourite, Upside Cider is a top bet for Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan.

Upside Cider wood fired pizza in Kelowna B.C.
Upside Cider

While there are countless wineries serving pizza in the Okanagan, the six listed above continue to be fan favourites offering consistent and tasty pizza creations coupled with incredible atmosphere and decadent wines. Enjoy!

Wesbert Winery

Located along the famed, Naramata Bench, the newest addition to our list of best winery pizza in the Okanagan is Wesbert Winery. Offering a down to earth approach to both their wines and food, this is a “must stop” location on your next wine trip to the Naramata Bench.

Wesbert offers guests a casual and relaxing patio and wine experience. A true breathe of fresh air along the crowded, more established wineries of the Penticton and Naramata region, their pizzas are made with love….just like their wine!

Wesbert Winery pizza along the Naramata Bench
Wesbert Winery Pizza

While there are countless Okanagan wineries offering pizzas nowadays, some simply do it better than others. We hope you’ve enjoyed our list of the best winery pizza in the Okanagan and we’ll continue to review our list to ensure you have the best information at your fingertips. Enjoy!

Best Winery Pizza In The Okanagan