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Brownstone Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings


Spinach, Sauteed Prawns, Warm Feta-Dill Dressing, Red Wine Compound Butter Crostini
Mixed Greens, Okanagan Goat's Cheese, Toasted Pumpkin Seeds, Sherry Vinaigrette
The best of the season, locally inspired
French Onion with Emmenthal Cheese and Sourdough Crouton
All served with organic greens and our duck fat frites
Pulled Pork with Apple
Onion slaw and our own smoky BBQ sauce on potato bread
Grilled Chicken Panini with Bacon, White Cheddar, Tomato and Balsamic Onion Jam on a Ciabatta Bun
Duck Clubhouse
Confit thigh, prosciutto, lettuce, tomato, dijon mayo on sourdough bread
Beef to Dip
Thinly‎ shaved and served with caramelized onion and melted Swiss served on sourdough bread with our richly flavored jus
Tempura Prawns, Caramelized Orange Sauce, Roasted Red Pepper, Sauteed Snow Peas, Bok Choy, Basmati Rice
Mussels Steamed in Saffron, White Wine Broth with Grilled Baguette and Hand Cut Frites
Thai Fishcakes with Nuoc Cham, Lemon Aioli, Fresh Cilantro, Greens
Duck fat fries, truffle oil, cheddar curds, roast chicken gravy, mixed greens
Quebec Tourtiere Pie
Pork and mushroom, rich butter crust, sweet corn and pepper relish, greens
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved this place. Cosy restaurant in a cool old brownstone building in the centre of town. Great menu - everything we had was perfect - wedge salad, snails and elk meatloaf as the main course. Service was excellent too. Looking forward to going again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SimesHK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy going there when visiting Kamloops and have visited many times. Our server Julia was brilliant and we enjoyed her loving service as well as the great dishes. Always some nice surprises on the menu. This time was a bit challenging because they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Xenalook
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Back again. We go to this restaurant for dinner every visit to Kamloops. Well tonight's visit did not disappoint. We both had the wedge salad which was beautifully presented along with the fresh homemade bread of the day. We both had the elk meat loaf...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The food was excellent and the staff extremely friendly. This is an experience for those special occasions since the costs are a big higher than many wish to pay for a simple night out. However, for the special occasions it is well worth the money.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Norman W
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely friendly homely atmosphere. The food was delicious and just what we wanted after a long day travelling. Darkish interior but fine for a chilly October night. The staff were helpful and friendly and the place just has a relaxed family feel. Quite large dessert...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EnglandPorsche
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Situated in an atmospheric old bank building this restaurant is next to the railway line so it vibrates when the occasional freight train passes. The menu changes regularly taking account of local produce. The Butter Lettuce Salad was excellent as a starter and all the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing mussels, ravioli and elk meat loaf!! Service was excellent too! You know it must be a great restaurant when it is packed with locals celebrating special occasions :)

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chuangdf
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is a small (make a rez) but really good place for drinks/dinner in Kamloops. Located downtown and lots of parking on street or gov building across the street. We did not have a rez, but we sat at the (small) bar and were served...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KHorne
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I have not been here in many years and decided to try it again. I used to eat here quite regularly and then the ownership/staff changed and things went down hill a bit although the food was still good. I was not sure what time...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank TravelS106
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Took TripAdvisor’s advice & visited this restaurant for dinner The restaurant was very busy when we arrived (a good sign)& we were lucky to get a table. Our waitress was charming & the food excellent. The decor charming & quirky Certainly would recommend a visit

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank william21Cheltenham
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Abrela F
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Response from Vezzie72 | Reviewed this property |
You could call them and ask, but I doubt it, it's a pretty swanky place.
3 February 2018|
Response from Robert A | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. I'm a old man now. So I have no interest in Valentines Day. Pathetic hey...
Kylie B
14 April 2017|
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Response from Gottagosumware | Reviewed this property |
Why not? (after you have checked out the menu). If a meltdown happens, they just get removed, and go with you for a "walk." How else do they learn? We took our son everywhere with us.
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