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Sammy J's Grill & Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
525 Highway 97, West Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
+1 778-755-5675
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
525 Highway 97, West Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sammy J's has excellent food and drinks, my favourite being the Blackjack Strips (caution: very spicy). Friendly staff, fair prices and good drink deals.

Thank Grits71
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Great decor and attentive service... This venue offers an eclectic mix of starters and entres - choose from items like fried cauliflower or Jambalaya or go the safe route with a burger. It doesn't matter what you choose on this menu it will be served...More

Thank Debra W
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went there specifically for happy hour. When the bill came we were charged the full price, I pointed it out to the server and she said she would fix it. She came back and explained that it was OUR fault because we pointed to the...More

2  Thank MarieM1221
Kevin C, Owner at Sammy J's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hello, I am really sorry to hear about your experience. This should have been handled much better and I have spoken to my staff about this. I would like to offer you a $25 gift card for your troubles and hope you will give us...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We just went with the idea of having a tiny snack before heading back home. We were so pleased with the surroundings that we decided to have lunch there. It turned out to be an excellent decision because the food was great, and the waitress...More

Thank johane777
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Went in August and had the BBQ chicken pizza and backyard burger with a lettuce bun. A quick dinner before the movie at the Xtreme theatre. So spoiled we get to live in this city with amazing restaurants. Thanks for serving us, Sammy J's team!

Thank Thekeekinator
Reviewed 4 October 2017

With the popularity of craft brews Sammy's is missing the boat.Most popular restraunts are bringing in local brews instead of cheap factory beer.The food was unsatisfying with slimy wings the start.Browns or Joes a much better choice.

Thank Randy Y
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A local restaurant for us and a great go-to choice any night of the week. Close to Extreme cinema so easy for a movie night. Happy hour has great deals on drinks and appies. Service is always friendly and accommodating. I have many allergies but...More

Thank lindavellis
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My past experiences at Sammy J's have been very positive, so I was quite disappointed with a recent less than great experience. I made reservations for 7 people, showed up to find out that there was no reservation. I told the host that I most...More

Thank pjjames39
Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

I am really sorry to hear about your experience at Sammy J's the other day. My team is usually spot-on with regards to reservations. I have reviewed your experience with my team here to ensure it doesn't happen again. I really appreciate your feedback as...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My husband ordered the cheeseburger Caesar and was blown away when in came. What a treat to get a slider and a yummy beverage.

Thank Maddie R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The food here is fantatsic! We were all unexpectedly surprised at how great it all was. Everyone loved everything, portion sizes were good, prizes are a bit high but you get a lot! Staff were friendly and everything came out hot, fresh and fast.

Thank sunsilkroses
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Response from sylviegoulet1 | Reviewed this property |
I never had salmon there but I will verified and let you know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Highway 97, West Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada (Formerly Sammy J's)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  West Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 778-755-5675
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