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The Ship

) #13 of 1,032 Restaurants in Hamilton $$ - $$$ American, ,
23 Augusta St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1P6, Canada
+1 905-526-0792
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (82 reviews)
“po boy” (5 reviews)
“catfish” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Brew Pub, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
23 Augusta St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1P6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a few friends -- loved the atmosphere of this place. Upstairs decor is wonderful. Most of us ordered fish -- the catfish was really good, as well as the fries. Probably one of the best fries I've tasted in a while -- I...More

Thank AMLook
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wide varied menu with a nice list of appetizers. We had to try the crab poutine. Not sure what to expect, but it was really good. Most of he group went with the gigantic burgers. I went with the Lake Eire perch. Lightly breaded, moist...More

Thank Cheezman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had their boneless fried chicken with house made potato salad-it was awesome Words can't describe how great the combination was -they have a decent craft beer selection and their menu has something for most tastes Friendly staff cool vibe nice locale Would definitely return and...More

Thank dmcampbell1977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner with my wife after reading reviews and wanting to try something new. Place is small and nice has patio on street and behind. Service was good and food was delicious and hot. We tried some of the local beers and had to...More

Thank cruiseproblem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent music, fun setting and decor. The service was outstanding (and it was super busy!) I would definitely recommend the herb fries!! A very fun, charming venue. All of the food coming out of the kitchen looked so appetizing!

Thank PocketGuide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply WOW. Cheaper than a flight to Halifax. I felt wisked away by the amazing food as if we were dining at a seaport. So much to chose....crab poutine? Are you kidding me! You gotta try it. Clam chowder was out of this world, could...More

Thank spiderwoman808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a day trip to Hamilton. My friend and I spilt two hamburgers. We got the Special burger that had an egg (the breakfast burger was no longer available) and The Hawaiian. The beef patty was very good. Thick and juicy. We also...More

Thank Choco_robba
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Will be back! Amazing grub. Herb fries were killer! Great service. Gf had fried chicken, omg succulent​. Eat your heart out kfc! I had chicken club absolutely decadent. Win win people!

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Felt like a meal that could be found on a t.v show featuring restaurants. Deep fried pickles are so yummy. The burger was huge and so generous. The herb fries are so tasty and flavorful! I typically don't like fries because I find them bland...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 4 July 2017

great beer, and by far the best vegan burger ever tasted. Quinoa and black bean burger with a nice crispy outer layer. Good selection of craft beers on tap and in can. The patio in back was very nice, but i have seen nicer, i...More

Thank Lisa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$13
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Brew Pub, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Augusta St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-526-0792
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