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Soria Shannon Eric Keith Debra Erin Davis Wealth Management Team TD Wealth Private Investment Advice Office (250) 314-5121 Free 1-866-377-1511 eric.davis@td.com keith.davis@td.com www.daviswealth.ca Davis Wealth Management Team is part of TD Wealth Private Investment Advice,a division of TD Waterhouse Canada Inc. which is asubsidiary of TheToronto-Dominion Bank. ®The TD logo and other trademarks are the property of TheToronto-Dominion Bank or its subsidiaries #1 Investment/ Certified Financial Planner #1 Investment/Finan cial Advisor #1 Best Financial Pl anning Firm Invest We ll. Live We ll. We are honoured to have won in all 3 categories for the 2ND consecutive year! Thank you to our valued clients and readers. “ ” C4 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com

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Welcome to the city’s preeminent “best of” awards — the 2022 Kamloops This Week Readers’ Choice Awards. This annual competition is the cream of the crop in the business world because it is the customers of these shops who weigh in with their votes.And, as we know, the customer (and their vote) is never wrong. A Kamloops This Week Readers’ Choice Award signifies customer service like no other honour and is a benchmark against which all other businesses can measure themselves. The 2022 Kamloops This Week Readers’ Choice Awards winners are right here, with nearly 100,000 votes cast in 219 local categories, recognizing 682 businesses. The history of the Readers’ Choice Awards dates back more than 25 years in Kamloops. Many of the businesses listed in this special publication have won awards in their categories for many years running, while others are celebrating their first honours. Kamloops is a fortunate city to have so many community-minded, locally owned companies that are committed to quality and customer service.Along with being a publication honouring businesses for their customer excellence, consider this your guide to who your fellow Kamloopsians know, love and trust with their business. Hang on to it and use it the next time you’re looking for a service, an experience or something new to try – and watch for the coveted Kamloops This Week Readers’ Choice plaques hanging in your local business as the ultimate seal of approval from yourWecommunity.congratulate all businesses listed in this publication — and we thank them for their advertising support in these pages, in the pages of KTW and online throughout the year. Your patronage lets us tell the stories of this business community in print every week and online all the time — and also helps us support hundreds of local groups and organizations with hundreds of thousands of dollars in advertising support.That’s the power of shopping local.The next time you are on a social media site and someone poses a question, asking for tips on the best restaurant or best auto dealership or best veterinarian in Kamloops, the easy thing to do is point them to this publication (which is also at kamloopsthisweek.com).



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Thank you for voting us One Of The Best FOOD TRUCKS ONE OF THE2022BESTPoweredby Thank you Kamloops for your continued support. Check our Facebook to find out where we are parked for the day THANK YOU FOR VOTING US ONE OF THE BEST AUTOBODY SHOP! COME AND SEE US! 789 LORNE ST,KAMLOOPS •250-372-7511 •AUTOBODYKAMLOOPS.CA C10 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 NACHOS Iron Road Brewing • Hacienda Cielito Lindo • Fox’n Hounds Pub NEW RESTAURANT (OPENED IN PAST YEAR) Kekuli Café Coffee & Bannock, Kamloops • Hacienda Cielito Lindo • Underbelly - By The Pig PATIO ATLAS Steak + Fish • Monte Creek Winery • Carlos O’Bryan’s Neighborhood Pub PIZZA Bold Pizzeria • Red Tomato Pies • Boston Pizza PUB Fox’n Hounds Pub • Bright Eye Brewing • The Noble Pig ROMANTIC DINING Brownstone Restaurant • ATLAS Steak + Fish • Cordo Resto & Bar SEAFOOD ATLAS Steak + Fish • C-Lovers Fish & Chips • Blue Fish Sushi SPECIALTY COFFEE Amplified Cafe • Caffè Motivo • Sun Perks Coffee STEAK Twisted Steak • ATLAS Steak + Fish • Mr Mike’s SUSHI Blue Fish Sushi • Arigato Sushi of Valleyview • Oriental Gardens TAKEOUT Hacienda Cielito Lindo • Red Tomato Pies • Bright Eye Brewing AhhYaY is what customers might say after dining at the restaurant at the base of Royal Inland Hospital. AhhYaY Wellness Cafe was named best catering company and best healthy menu in the 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Awards. AhhYaY also placed third in the vegan dining and vegetarian options categories.

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YOUR ONE STOP PRINT SHOP We print excepteverything,cash. Thank you for voting us ONE OF THE BEST Print Shops 2710B Tranquille Road, Kamloops • 778-910-1190 • www.StuckIt.ca t ONE OF THE2022BESTPoweredby C12 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 UPSCALE DINING Brownstone Restaurant • ATLAS Steak + Fish • Cordo Resto & Bar VEGAN DINING The Chopped Leaf • The Art We Are Cafe • ahhYaY - Wellness Café VEGETARIAN OPTIONS The Chopped Leaf • The Art We Are Cafe • ahhYaY - Wellness Café WINE LIST ATLAS Steak + Fish • Brownstone Restaurant • Cordo Resto & Bar WINERY Monte Creek Winery • Privato Vineyard & Winery • Harper’s Trail Estate Winery BAND/SINGER LooPS • Sabrina Weeks • Madison Olds EVENT PLANNER Elm and Peony— Emma Matusiak • Marta’s Tower: Events & Enchantments • Brandy Maddison FUNDRAISING EVENT Kamloops Daybreak Rotary Ribfest • Hot Nite in the city car show • BCSPCA’s Fur Ball INFLUENCER Tara Holmes • Justin Grover • Paige Caswell - @paaigeelizabethhh LOCAL FACEBOOK PAGE Supplement King • Bright eye brewing • Soul Stones LOCAL INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT The Nutritional Nerd • Tumbleweed Toys • Bright Eye Brewing Co-owners Maria Maywood (left) and Alicia Grover (right) and manager Deidra Delgado are all smiles after their Supplement King store in North Kamloops was recognized in the 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Awards as best athletic speciality store and as having the best Facebook page. The store also placed second in the health food store category. Altogether, it was quite a royal year for the King in this year’s voting.

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We appreciate the support of our community over the years. As afamily owned businesssupporting local is important to us. We are blessed to be able to continue doing what we love andmaking productsyou love. Craig’s Bakery bakes fresh, delicious breads, pastries, scones and handmade donuts, from scratch and without preservatives in Kamloops and Chase, BC. We offer deli and catering services, and custom cakes for any occasion! 1800 Tranquille Road | Brock Shopping Centre |250-376-1117 |www.craigs-bakery.com ONE OF THE BESTP2022oweredby &DELI Your dollar will go farther when youshopatCraig’s Thank You forchoosing Craig’s Bakery as #1 Bakery &One Of The Best Delis WINNER2022Poweredb Kamloops’ Own Asian Food Store • ASIAN GROCERIES • CHINESE, JAPANESE, THAI, KOREAN • DIM SUM-READY TO EAT/ BAKE • SNACKS, SAUCES, VEGETABLES • HOT POT INGREDIENTS • CHINESE MEDICINE • ASIAN COOKWARE, UTENSILS & MORE THANK YOU FOR VOTING US ONE OF THE BEST HEALTH FOOD STORES OPEN MONDAY SATURDAY 10:30AM 7:00PM • 250-828-6288 CORNER OF HILLSIDE & MCGILL, BELOW WAL-MART. 1023A MCGILL RD KAMLOOPS EASTUFF GROCERY LTD ONE OF THE2022BESTPoweredby 963 VICTORIA ST. CITYCENTREAUTOSERVICE.CA KE VIN&TERESAWALL ACE 250-372-5150 Thank You! Ahear tfelt thank you to our customers and to our amazing staffwho have helped us thrive and grow over thepast32years .Wecouldn’t do this withoutyou. ONE OF THE2022BESTPoweredby ONEOFTHE BEST AUTO REPAIR SHOPS WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 C15www.kamloopsthisweek.com

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Thank You! We are focused on environmentally friendly practices and promoting renewable energy solutions. We give our clients the best value for their dollar through honesty, integrity and efficiency. We are honoured to be voted once again as one of the best electricians in Kamloops! greensleeveselectricltd.ca | ambercachelin@gmail.com ONE OF THE2022BESTPoedby 250-320-4507 WINNER2022Poweredby Nationwide Self Storage & Express Auto Wash Thank you for voting us #1 1502 Hugh Allan Drive | 778-362-2087 C18 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 BICYCLE SHOP Norkam Lock & Cycle • Bicycle Cafe • Spoke N’ Motion BOAT DEALERSHIP Domenic’s Marine • Captain’s Village Marina • Little River Boatworld BOOKSTORE Chapters • Legends Used Books • High Octane Comics & Collectibles CANNABIS STORE (LICENSED) BC Cannabis Stores • Shades Of Green Cannabis • Fiore Fresco Cannabis Dispensary CHILDREN’S WEAR Carter’s • The Modern Family Boutique • Winners/HomeSense COLD BEER/WINE STORE Stag’s Head Liquor Store • BC Liquor Stores • Sahali Liquor Store Inc COMPUTER STORE Kamloops Computer Centre • Josto Computers • London Drugs CONVENIENCE STORE Parkcrest Corner Store • Twin Rivers Market • 7-Eleven DELI Gary’s SausageEuropean&DeliLtd • Chop N Block • Craig’s Bakery & Deli FABRIC STORE Fabricland • Heather’s Fabric Shelf & Quilt Shop • Katja’s Quilt Shoppe FISHING STORE Surplus Herby’s • Canadian Tire • Casting Loops Fly & Tackle Dearborn Ford cleaned up in the 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Awards, garnering an astounding eight first-place honours in the categories of new auto dealership, used auto ealership, auto parts store, tire shop, new truck dealership, used truck dealership, auto body shop and diesel mechanic shop. The Valleyview business also placed second in the oil change category.

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1012 Tranquille Road, Kamloops • wiseguyscarwash.com Thank you Kamloops for voting WISE GUYS CAR WASH THE BEST, and we’d like to thank our employees for all their hard work. The Best Car Wash. WINNER2022Poweredby • Touchless Wash • Express Wash • 5 Self Serve Bays • 5 Indoor & 4 Outdoor Vacuums. C20 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 FLOORING STORE End of the Roll • Bridgeport Floors • Kami Carpets FLOWER SHOP Rose and Wild Florist • The Flower Company Kamloops In Hudson’s Bay • Art Knapp Garden Centre & Florist FURNITURE STORE Mattress LiquidationKingOutlet • LMB Designs • Winners/HomeSense GARDEN CENTRE Art Knapp Garden Centre & Florist • Lyons Landscaping and Garden Centre • General Grant’s North Shore Recycling Centre The 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Awards have come splashing down for Domenic and Frank and the team at Domenic’s Marine as the company was named best boat dealership and placed second in the boat services category.

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ORIGINAL INDIAN CUISINE DINE -IN ,TAKE- OUT &DELIVERY Thank you forvot ing us WINNER FORBUFFE T& One of theBes tE as tIndian Re st aur ant s 250-376-4444 KETOFRIENDLY, GLUTEN FREE OPTIONS, VEGAN AND VEGETARIAN OPTIONS LUNCH: TUESDAY-FRIDAY•11:30AM TO 2PM DINNER: TUESDAY-SUNDAY•4PM TO 9PM ONLINE OR DE RI NG &PAYMENT AVAI LABLE. WWW.SPI CE KA MLOOPS .C OM BUFFE TISBACKTHURSDAY&FRIDAY•11:30AMTO2 :00PM Original Taste of India 330 Victoria St, Kamloops,BC•( 778) 47 1-6364 Mondayand Tuesday5 to 9pm• Wednesdayand Thursday11:30 to 9pm Fridayand Saturday11:30 to 10 pm •Sun 9to8pm Thank youtoall our customers and our amazing staff! We areproud to be votedthe best Mexican Restaurant. C26 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 POOL & SPA COMPANY Desert Pools And Spas Ltd. • Parklane Pools & Spas • Pleasure Pools Plus PRODUCE Nu Leaf Produce Market • Costco • Kamloops Regional Farmers’ Market RV DEALERSHIP South MotorsThompson&RV • Fraserway RV • Butler Auto & RV Centre SHOE STORE Kennell’s Shoes • Runners Sole • the Truth Snow Skate Life SPECIALTY GIFT SHOP RC Nation Sales And Entertainment Ltd • Soul Stones • Tumbleweed Toys SPECIALTY MEAT STORE Chop N Block • Gary’s Deli • Summit Gourmet Meats SPORTING GOODS STORE The Truth Snow Skate Life • Dolson’s Source for Sports • Sport Chek THRIFT STORE Flutter Buys Thrift Store • Value Village • Second Chances SPCA Thrift Store TIRE SHOP Dearborn Ford Kamloops • Integra Tire • Andre’s Tire World TOYS, GAMES & HOBBIES RC Nation Sales And Entertainment Ltd • Tumbleweed Toys • Interior Crafts & Hobbies It’s salad success on the North Shore as Nu Leaf Produce is the city’s best produce store, as voted by you in the 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Awards. Owner Herman Hothi gives thumbs-up to the good news.

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945 Lorne Street West •Kamloops, BC •250-372-7781 riversidesmallanimalhospital.ca Riverside Small Animal Hospital Thank you from the staff at Riverside Small Animal Hospital! Thank you for voting us One of the Best Vet Clinics! o Thank you Kamloops! 52 1 VIC TO RIA ST REE T KA MLOO PS BC 250 .3 14 .1 44 0 DOC TO RLOV E. CA We would like to thank all our customers for their support over the years. We wouldn’t be the best adult store in town without you! Thanks for all the love! WINNER2022Poedby OP EN MO N-S UN 10 AM -10 PM ONE OF THE2022BESTPoweredby (236) 425-1842 | 519 Victoria Street Monday Sunday 10:00 a.m. 10:00 p.m. shadesofgreencannabis.ca Thank KaYou mloops!for holding us in high regard! C36 WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 www.kamloopsthisweek.com READERS CHOICE2220 COUNSELLING SERVICES David Darwin - Perspectives Counselling & Consulting • C & C Resources • Synergy Counselling Associates DANCE STUDIO Academy of Dance • Mozaik Fusion Belly Dance - Tammy Morrison • Akimbo Dance Studios DAY CARE Colour My World Childcare • Parasol - Early Years Learning • 6th Ave Montessori DAYCARE PROVIDER Kaylee Fryer, Kamloops Child Development Centre • Caitlyn Munar - Parasol, Early Years Learning • Tiffany Quast, Kamloops Kidz (Pineview Campus) Staying in shape to lift a coveted 2022 KTW Readers’ Choice Award is Don Lam (centre) and his staff at DIY Body. Don was named best personal trainer in this year’s awards competition.

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OneOfThe BestVeterinarians Dr.AnilSharma The Kind of Care your Pets Deserve Tranquille Road Animal Hospital is proud to meet the pet Kamloops, BC, area. Our veterinary clinic and animal hospital Dr. Anil Sharma, who is alicensed, experienced Kamloops Modern day veterinary medicine is unique in the medical it is centered on the health of both animals and people. Monday -Friday: 8AM–6PM •Saturday &Sunday:9AM–5PM •CLOSED HOLIDAYS WINNER2022Poweredby 456 Tranquille Road, Kamloops, BC 250.376.6797 www.tranquillevet.com •Blood Diagnostics •Dental •Disease Treatment •Pet-Pharmacy •Pet Wellness Program •Puppy &Kitten Care •Radiology •Senior Care •Surgery •Hospice &Euthanasia Services •In-House Laboratory •Microchipping •Nutritional Counseling •Parasite Prevention TRANQUILLE ROAD ANIMAL HOSPITAL Missing from thephoto areDr. Joshi, Dr.JaspreetSaini and Dr.Dimple Puri Thank you Kamloops for voting us #1 VET CLINIC WEDNESDAY, August 31, 2022 C41www.kamloopsthisweek.com

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