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Cascata Bistro

281 Carlisle Rd | Carlisle, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
+1 289-895-7986
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cioppino” (3 reviews)
“boar burger” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
281 Carlisle Rd | Carlisle, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was delicious!! I was very impressed with the high quality of ingredients. Service was personal and friendly. The outdoor patio was a treat on this gorgeous summer day. Cascata has earned a spot in my top tier of go-to places!

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Last week I had an excellent lunch in pleasant surroundings on the patio, albeit at the junction of two roads. The minimal traffic did not disturb. I had a superb dish of jumbo prawns in a delicious broth served with a generous salad of mixed...More

Thank rosbot
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wonderful! So glad we could be a part of your visit :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found on Trip Adviser recommended as a hidden gem. Discovered they had entertainment on Thursday nights on the patio. Decided to give it a try. Unfortunately, the patio is on the same side of the building as the main street passing through Carlisle and at...More

1  Thank Mark P
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh dear, sorry to hear you were so disappointed in our little bistro. We prefer to address any concerns at point of service, since there is little we can do over an online interaction. We do work hard to design a reasonable priced market menu,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a little restaurant on the corner of Carlisle Road and Centre Street. Been there twice, once for dinner and yesterday for lunch. Service is very friendly, helpful and efficient. Lunch portions were perfect, we had the shrimp scampi in a white wine and lemon...More

Thank Bev H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant many times and enjoyed it, but last night was a total disaster. There were four of us, and as we arrived for our 7.30 reservation we had to wait a little as they were finding room for people with...More

1  Thank MacBheathain
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a difficult night indeed, with unexpected turns. We definitely needed a bit more time with main meals as guests enjoyed drinks and appetizers. We remember your table well, farfalle noodle instead of penne, correct? We make our features fresh, sometimes we get playful...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently moved to Kilbride it’s just a short ride to Cascara on a Sunday... We saw the patio full on the move and were excited to see a local restaurant not far from us. It didn’t disappoint, after a long week of moving we jumped...More

Thank Jessyka S
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wonderful! Welcome to the neighbourhood ....looking forward to feeding you again :)

Reviewed June 13, 2018

I'm lucky enough to live just around the corner from this little gem but for those who are not...get in the car. Although the food is mostly Italian you will find one of the best burgers you've ever had on the menu. "The Board" changes...More

Thank Boxtergrl
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

We are so happy to hear that you enjoy our experience the way we intended! Thanks so much for your kind words :)

Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit to Cascata and even though it had been a while, the staff if very attentive and friendly and the food is "well worth the wait". With a nice and relaxing setting in Carlisle the patio was our preferred place and...More

Thank Nic K
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

We are glad you came to see us again, thank you!

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

This is our local and how lucky are we to have such a great bistro so close. The ambience is warm and welcoming .Angela , the owner ,is almost always around and hands on. She and her staff have worked immensely hard to provide such...More

Thank Rebfoodie
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

So lovely! Thanks for loving us :)

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a quick business lunch and it was incredible. The owner herself served us and was professional and passionate. Quick drive up Highway 6 from Hamilton. Definitely worth the trip!!

Thank scottdomjones
Angela C, Owner at Cascata Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Passion is what we do! Thanks for coming to see us :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Carlisle Rd | Carlisle, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 289-895-7986
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