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Cowboy Coffee

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229 Victoria Street, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great coffee, great food

If you're a coffee snob (as I am) you'll love this place! The food and treats are great too, all made in house. And a bonus, it's only a 2 minute walk from the new Sandman Signature!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2014
Mat C
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Edmonton, Canada
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Edmonton, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

If you're a coffee snob (as I am) you'll love this place! The food and treats are great too, all made in house. And a bonus, it's only a 2 minute walk from the new Sandman Signature!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Open on Sunday, warm and welcoming, perfect coffee, exceptional beauty in every aspect of the presentation, flavours took me back to Central America, finest breakfast I have had in a very long time.

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Calgary, Canada
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62 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

This place is now called Motivo and is very much worth the trip off the highway into the heart of downtown Kamloops. One of the best lattes we have ever had. In fact I made a special trip back into the restaurant to let them know. Their desserts are made in house and are very tasty. Tack another 10 minutes... More 

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I had to return to Kamloops twice in June and I made a point of going to Caffe Motivo each time. The coffee is definitely a cut above the rest of the coffee scene in Kamloops. Stocking quality roasters and fresh coffee, definitely notice a difference in the cup. Also, allows to pick up freshly roasted beans for home use... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

great cappuccinos. Each time i go, the barista making my coffee seems to make it slightly different, which i love. Happy to experience real baristas and their signatures. They obviously have great beans to start with cause I haven't had a burnt or bitter experience yet. No gut rotting which is really appreciated as I'm grabbing a cup for the... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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37 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

The newly renamed "Cafe Motiva" is independently owned and managed. There is the same loyal crowd, seldom a free table. Free newspapers to borrow. Top-quality, wide variety of coffees and other drinks. New focus on fresh baked muffins, squares, scones...and lunch items..

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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

The service was good and the coffee strong. I like to add a little extra cream to mine to add to the overall flavor. If you want something a little different than starbucks with a good punch try cowboy coffee, you'll be pleasantly surprised.

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Auckland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Rating 8.5/10, considering I am a harsh reviewer this is for a sensational cup of coffee I had, didn't try the food, for me anyone that does a good coffee should do decent food. Highly highly recommended

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Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

This is now Caffe Motivo, but Ian and Jesse are still running it and still serving great coffee. They now have French pastries created by a trained patissiere: it is as good as you'll find anywhere. Plus, the atmosphere is great.

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Edmonton, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Whenever we are in a town or city, we look for "that place" -- a local coffee place that has good lattes, some imaginative food selections (baking, sandwiches, salads), often in the context of good music and decor. Basically, quality and character which distinguishes it from the chains that you can find anyplace. We stumbled on Caffe Motivo on a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 229 Victoria Street, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kamloops>  > City Center
  • Neighborhood: City Center

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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