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The Art We Are Artisan Market

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246 Victoria St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 2A2, Canada
+1 250-828-7998
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Kamloops, Canada
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always visit "The Art We Are", each time I am back in Kamloops. This visit, I had to stop twice:) I Love their London Fog Tea, it is the BEST I have ever had. Cannot wait to visit again next time. Staff is super, as is service.

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Thank Shauna T
pender Island , BC
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good selection of coffee teas and snacks. Some very unique artwork. A good place to catch up with friends or unwind in the evening after a long day.

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Thank katie066
Kamloops
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably the most fun place to eat in Kamloops. The food is really special and the art on the walls is so entertaining (and is for sale). Artisans sell here too. With a very "hippy" retro feel, great food, and great staff this really is a spot you must try when in downtown Kamloops.

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Thank sharronw320
Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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122 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an artsy cafe that has some vegetarian/vegan/gluten free options. Almost everything is pre made in house, so that limits your ability to modify your meal. I tried the "Marvellous Mexi Pockets" and one of the three daily soups, in this case, the "Peanut Butter Soup". The Mexi Pocket was warmed up in the toaster oven and served with... More 

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Thank NoshTraveller
Vancouver, B.C.
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for lunch we noticed "wrap" on the menu board. Went in and looked at the cooler counter and soup board and found we hit the spot.. Borsch soup and wraps were excellent. Coo. Interior with well spaced tables made it comfortable. Will try again.

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Thank Vancouverski
British Columbia, Canada
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159 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is pretty good - a bit pricey but much of it is organic and fresh so that is to be expected. Taste wise its okay but nothing spectacular. What makes this place shine however is the ambiance of the environment. Very nice place to relax and have a coffee and read a book. Trendy and artsy as the... More 

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Thank ihatesushi
Armstrong, Canada
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101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an adorable spot to stop for lunch or a snack. The walls are full of art, there's a book shelf in the back of the store and the menu board is large and full of mouth watering eats and treats. We were here on a Saturday afternoon and the majority of people were reading, studying or working on their... More 

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Thank Rolynnie
BC
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175 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

had lunch with a friend. Note this is not the place to go if you want quiet conversation. We arrived early and there were only 2 other customers. The food is all premade but even still there was a short delay while it was being dished up. We both had the Curried lentil and pineapple soup one with corn bread... More 

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Thank rhfarm
Kamloops, Canada
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Wonderful eclectic ambience - casual, great food, all made with high quality ingredients. Wonderful soups/wraps/quiche/salads/wonderful wholesome cookies and desserts. Quiet back booths for intimate visits and lots of small tables. Cozy and busy! Hosts concerts, friendly staff.

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Thank robynjoyce
Kamloops, Canada
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76 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Very quirky little place with lots of atmosphere. Great New York deli style food. A great place to have some lunch or a snack and relax with a coffee. They use the french press for coffee and I love it. Lots of local artists have displays of crafts and paintings which are greatly displayed and priced for sale. Nice place... More 

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Thank dpowers2017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Caribbean, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 Victoria St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 2A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kamloops
  • Phone Number: +1 250-828-7998

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?