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The Ship

$$ - $$$American, ,
23 Augusta St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1P6, Canada
+1 905-526-0792
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (106 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
“clam strips” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Brew Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Augusta St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1P6, Canada
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21 - 30 of 195 reviews

Reviewed January 30, 2018

Good food and great service. It open at 11.30 am. No reservations taken. Be there early as it gets filled up soon with the lunch time crowd. Great sea food and burgers and craft beer. Small place but cozy. Just a couple of tables downstairs...More

Thank Vijit W
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

One of the first restaurant-bars in Hamilton’s “renaissance” to be made for and by a younger generation of locals, The Ship retains a credibility many newer establishments lack. Once an occasional venue for the city’s independent music scene, The Ship retains its DIY feel while...More

Thank Johnny C
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

I still think about the The Big Pickle burger I ordered about a year ago! It was massive and very flavorful! The sweet potato fries with chipotle were an excellent addition! The restaurant had a great atmosphere and friendly staff. A great meal with friends.....More

Thank Andrea Z
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Best burgers in the hammer! Looking for a great place to have an awesome burger. Look no further. There is a large variety of burger options. Burgers are cooked to perfection buns are fresh and quality is consistent. Not greasy just scrumptious. Servers are friendly...More

Thank Valentina G
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Our favourite place to eat in Hamilton. Lots of great burger options and a fantastic craft beer selection that's always changing. Friendly staff and the food is always top-notch.

Thank Brent M
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

My daughter goes to McMaster University, we went to visit her in her birthday and wanted to have dinner together. She recommended this small old Victorian style house turned into restaurant cum Pub. It was on a Sunday night and not too many people were...More

Thank ssabil
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner after reading some reviews ok place I had the Catfish Po’boy wife had crab cakes little greasy but not bad wine was a little pricey not in great hurry to return

Thank digger4008
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Four of us visited The Ship on a Saturday night about 6 pm. Was told there could be 30 minute wait but we had a drink at the bar and table was ready in 15 minutes. This is an old Victorian style home turned into...More

Thank EastTravels
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a great selection of large burgers to choose from and beer on tap. Good choices as well for vegetarian options. We ordered the clam chowder, crab cakes and coconut shrimp for starters. We all agreed the coconut shrimp was excellent while the...More

Thank jeboerner
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had gone to this restaurant because it was recommended by everyone in the area. The overall environment was fun and cute. The girl who served us was friendly. Maybe I was super hungry but this location has the best burgers I've...More

Thank Cindy C
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Angela E
August 27, 2017|
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Response from ShipTwits | Property representative |
Hi Angela, our front patio is accessible but the washrooms unfortunately are upstairs and not accessible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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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