Best Spots to Catch Raptors' Playoff Games


Want to go cheer on the Raptors in their historic run in the NBA finals? Here are some great game-on, sound-on spots (that will also fill your belly, too)! #wethenorth


  • Cozy gastro bar centrally located in the Landmark district, featuring a unique spin on classic comfort food, and great shareables, and fantastic drinks list. More info

  • 200 - 1615 Dickson Ave, KELOWNA (Landmark)

Perch Cafe and Lounge

  • Watch the game on a roof for $15 (includes a drink)! Perch is an awesome restaurant/bar downtown, featuring locally-sourced ingredients and a stunning view (because it’s on the roof of the Innovation Centre!). More info

  • 701 - 460 Doyle Ave, KELOWNA (downtown)

Canadian Brewhouse

  • Home-grown sports bar with huge selection of TVs for watching sports, great pub food and large drinks menu. Pub will be handing out ballots and drawing a winner for a Raptors jersey after the game. More info

  • 130-3030 Pandosy St., KELOWNA (Pandosy strip)

Flux 74 Eatery

  • Casual, cantina-inspired, family-friendly spot in Glenmore, featuring local craft beers, delicious appetizers and meals (including lots of plant-based options) and ice cream. More info

  • 974 Kane Road, KELOWNA (Glenmore)

Mission Tap House

  • Warm and welcoming Lower Mission bar and grill, featuring craft beer and great pub food. Beer lovers take note: They offer 30 taps with more than 26 different draft beers. More info

  • 3110 Lakeshore Rd, KELOWNA (Lower Mission)

FSH - Flask Social House

  • Downtown eatery with big, dog-friendly patio. Great for appetizers, and popular spot for beer and burgers. Gluten-free and vegetarian options available. More info

  • 101 - 1405 St. Paul St, KELOWNA (Downtown)

Dakoda’s Sports Bar and Grill

  • Downtown sports bar famous for its wings, and popular for catching live comedy, UFC games, poker nights, and karaoke. More info

  • 1574 Harvey Ave KELOWNA (Downtown)

Rusty’s Sports Lounge

  • Sports bar centrally located on Dilworth near Enterprise, with 22 flat screen TVs and two projectors to watch your favourite games and sports. More info

  • 1525 Dilworth Dr, KELOWNA (Central)

Outboard Waterfront Pub

  • Okanagan lake shore pub. Drive or boat in.

  • 7673 Okanagan Landing Road, VERNON



Kristen Thompson is a freelance journalist, and half of the team that makes up Do The Okanagan. She’s originally from Toronto, so naturally she’s a Raptor’s fan. But she’s also patriotic, so … naturally she’s a Raptor’s fan. She tolerates Drake.