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Cookhouse Bistro

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787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-647-2012
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

My friend brought me to the Cookhouse Bistro for dinner for my birthday, the menu was great, the staff were amazing and friendly and the food was so delicious I will definitely be going back. I settled on the parmesan crusted chicken breast with alfredo...More

Thank YorkshireJoan
Reviewed May 20, 2018

We came here in the mid-afternoon and had some interesting food (deconstructed cabbage roll soup, shrimp Caesar salad) as well as good service. Our waitress was evidently familiar with a lot of the clientele, she asked all that had come in about if they had...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

This place has been open for 20 years . It is like having dinner in someone's old quirky front room. Service is warm and friendly ,menu is slightly old fashioned , heavy on the meat and chicken and the clientele a rural mix. Most have...More

1  Thank Rebfoodie
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

First-time here for Dinner ... Nice little Cozy Spot .. ☆ Reservations Only ☆ .. Give yourself lots of Time to Eat.. Ones it comes .. Its Delishes and Save room for Dessert.. All Whole Made foods .. We Will be Back ♡

Thank Sue H
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Went here on Easter weekend with family. 2 if us had the chicken cordon blue and I had the steak and shrimp meal. Both were good but not 5-Star worthy. Staff were terrific and the restaurant was cozy and small. I would recommend this place...More

Thank thedutchbus
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I have eaten at the Cookhouse on and off since it opened many years ago. In fact, we had my father's 80th with his friends and family there we liked it so much. I haven't been there in several years however. A friend and I...More

Thank Thorneymonster
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Was here for dinner and found the food fantastic, the atmosphere amazing, and the service was SUPREME. Thank you to all involved for making it a great birthday celebration evening.

2  Thank Kelmof222
Reviewed February 6, 2018

We had the pleasure of enjoying a quiet dinner with friends here we live in Cambridge and had not yet heard of this place. The food is so so good an all home made I had the best broccoli and cheddar soup if I knew...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Great Homemade food at this place. Do not listen to the bad reviews people give about this place because someone who orders a grill cheese should not be writing a review! Service was good. Steaks and ribs were cooked perfectly. Desserts were homemade which is...More

Thank JBS1993
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Went out for supper with a good friend. I have been here before and found this to be a consistently great food experience over the years. The server was excellent with lovely customer service skills. The menu is varied with lots of good choices. Plates...More

Thank DilysH
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July 13, 2018|
Response from Thorneymonster | Reviewed this property |
I would say that it would probably be the Shell at Peter’s Corners (where hwys 5, 8 and 52 intersect). That would be about a 5 minute drive.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 519-647-2012
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