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Storms On The River

1502 River St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 1Y9, Canada
+1 250-372-1522
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (19 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
“clam chowder” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1502 River St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 1Y9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The food is good portion (ie not the American load your plate up full), great variety (salads, veg, meat) in a healthy proportion, service was good and attentive. The view on a few occasions was gorgeous. During the winter, the fog from the river made...More

Thank Ad C
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

I had heard about this place in passing but thought I would finally go and check it out. The restaurant itself is very beautiful and the view of the river makes it very unique and romantic! We started off with the calamari (this is why...More

Thank nataliestephanie
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Went to this place after reading the reviews. We arrived on time, only to wait for our table. Some mix up, they were also having a few Christmas parties. Should have known then it was going to be bad. Our table was nice. Our server...More

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StormsKamloops, Owner at Storms On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

I'm so sorry to hear this, we strive to provide a great experience. Could you email me some details so we can work to fix anything that could have improved your visit with us? stormsontheriver@gmail.com Cheers, Heather Chef & Owner

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Had a wonderful experience here, our group was well over 40 people and we all enjoyed ourselves! The food was amazing, served buffet style and the staff was so attentive! The view of course is amazing as well!

Thank Patti S
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing food! Just by the river which is awesome to eat while the river goes by . I'll definitely go again!

Thank Brittny S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Hadn't eaten here in years and decided to try for a birthday dinner. Very tasty food although the seafood dinner was expensive for what you got. Biggest hit was the linguine in tomato sauce. Will definitely go again.

Thank GusGristle
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Our server Allison, made our evening here a pleasure. She is pleasant, polite, knowledgable, and has a good sense of humor. We wanted to take our time being there and she didn't make us feel rushed at all. Some restaurants do that and I find...More

Thank buffy982017
Reviewed 7 October 2017

good atmosphere and menu. We were in town for medical tests and needed a relaxing place to eat without too much noise in the background. This restaurant fit the bill nicely and we enjoyed our meal. View of the river and nice evening sunshine made...More

Thank runfin
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The location of Storms is without question its trump card. As the name suggests it is literally right by the river and the views from the restaurant are lovely, particularly as the sun sinks down. On a warmer evening, an outdoor seat on the balcony...More

Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to Storms on the advice of local friends and were really happy we did. The décor is a bit minimalist but since we like booths we were happy with our seating. Our server was prompt and also was very knowledgeable about the menu....More

Thank John M
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Keiran W
27 August 2016|
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Response from Line B | Reviewed this property |
sorry it took so long to answer. In BC as in Alberta, most places are smoke free. Please refer to each place you go before lighting up as there may be fines. Enjoy the beautiful views, fresh air and clean environment anyway.
22 August 2016|
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Response from Bryan T |
No dress code / casual attire
Doug G
13 February 2015|
Response from Kathryn M |
There is a gluten free menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 River St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 1Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kamloops>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 250-372-1522
  • E-mail
At Storms on the River we love where we live. As such, we are passionate about the great variety of ingredients British Columbia has to offer. Our internationally trained and educated Executive Chef sources all of our ingredients as fresh and local as possible while our experienced team strives to provide you with a fine dining experience you’ll enjoy. Besides being a certified oceanwise restaurant you can also count on us for a wide selection of meats and other made-from-scratch dishes. Our menus are seasonally inspired but be sure to check us out for our weekly feature specials as well. All this goes hand in hand with what our bar and lounge has to offer: From local brews over an extensive wine list to the perfectly crafted cocktail your cravings will not be left unsatisfied. Come by and enjoy a meal with family & friends overlooking the South Thompson River or dock your boat at Kamloops’ only boat access restaurant after a day on the water.
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