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Anchor Bar

) #116 of 1,028 Restaurants in Hamilton $$ - $$$ American, ,
120 King St W | 120 King St West, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4V2, Canada
+1 905-308-7888
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“wings” (135 reviews)
“pizza” (48 reviews)
“buffalo dip” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
120 King St W | 120 King St West, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4V2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from Buffalo, I am very familiar with the original Anchor Bar. This one is a near miss. Very friendly staff and good service made up for the not too authentic food. What is described on the menu, is not necessarily what arrives on the...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I attended here after a concert when in town and really enjoyed it. The food and service were both great - open late. Well recommend this place. We will be returning when in town.

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Great burgers! Friendly service. However - 3 people, 3 burgers, 1 soda, 2 beers, and 2 Caesars totalled C$90!

Thank 222elizabethw
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We arrived around 5 PM . Our waitress was nice and everybody enjoyed their meal. Presentation was good and the food was served promptly. Not sure if I would go back if in Jackson Square again

Thank Paulette S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Convenient location is Jackson square close to hotel. Food was good service was great priced right could watch the games on the different tvs worked for us that day!

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My favourite after work place to be. They have great drinks specials like $5 Caesars. Great atmosphere and staff. Love this place. 👍🏻

1  Thank Christine P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with my husband and daughter. Service was friendly but forgetful, we didn't get everything we ordered and then what we didn't get showed on our receipt. The food took a long time to come out. Mt daughter had Mac n cheese, it...More

Thank Nomad_Nat_Travel_Cat
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Recreating any epic landmark spot like the Anchor Bar from Buffalo here in Hamilton is a bit of a stretch especially now that they've been copied the world over and we have Buffalo Wild Wings, which hands down is my favourite place for wings. So...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My wife and I went to Anchor Bar recently for date night and when we arrived, it was extremely busy. The hostess was very friendly and informed us of a thirty minute wait. No big deal, it's a Saturday night and usually a full house...More

Thank Qualzog
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Went with friends again last night... same waiter as last time and again he was outstanding... tried a few appetizers and they were excellent and our burgers and sandwiches were fab... we will be back

Thank tracytalia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$32
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 King St W | 120 King St West, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4V2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-308-7888
  • E-mail
Home of the original chicken wing .The Anchor bar invented the chicken wing in 1964.This World Famous Restaurant also has WOOD FIRED PIZZA, 10 different salad options a very extensive full menu to satisfy the entire group. We also have a 120 person spectacular Roof Top Patio with Full Bar and Outdoor Wood fired Pizza oven
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