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One Duke Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$, ,
1 Duke St | Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1W9, Canada
+1 519-757-0910
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Diner, Contemporary, Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Duke St | Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1W9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in for lunch and had a very pleasant experience. I had the Chicken Caeser salad and was pleasantly surprised when I realized that they make their caeser dressing in-house. Very tasty. They offer a very nice selection of traditional meals...More

Thank Murray A
Reviewed September 28, 2018

friendly service and great pub style food...something for everyone here. Easy to find and park. The place was clean and accessible

Thank Charlene E
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We have been episodic patrons of One Duke since well-prior to the current proprietors. The current incarnation is the best yet. The menu is full of delicious and reasonably priced options, and you can never go wrong with their oysters- especially during their regular nuck-a-shuk...More

Thank kellyopined
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Hi Kellyopined. We are so pleased that you have 'publicly' recognized our 'incarnation' and the myriad of ways we focus on our visitors, like you. Yes, our 'buck a shuck' and other daily specials are very popular and now we are introducing Duke 'til Dawn...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018

I love coming here the food is always amazing and they treat us like family. Here is my suggestion for a pasta dish for the menu. Sicilian Pistachio Pesto Recipe Prep Time 5 mins Total Time 15 mins Sicilian Pistachio Pesto Penne Cuisine: Italian Sicilian...More

Thank shaynaplunkett
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Hi Shayna. Thank you very much for your wonderful review and your dish suggestions. We will have a look and let you know what we can do. We very much look forward to seeing you again soon. (oneduke.ca)

Reviewed May 6, 2018

I wanted oysters and decided to call my friend, Lyndsay, if she wanted to join me at this restaurant/bar for a late lunch. We arrived at 3 pm and the place was busy, the patio was open, our server was quite busy because he was...More

Thank joe d
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Hi Mr. DaCosta. Thank you for your visit, 4 star rating, and your detailed and complimentary commentary. Our oysters have increasingly become more popular and even though we get several shipments a week we occasionally run short but they are replenished the next day. We...More

Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

One Duke has a great atmosphere where you can have fun, have great drinks and even better food. The food is fresh and flavourful with Wine that pairs nicely to it. I will definitely come back!!!More

Thank Alliechaps88
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

Hi Alliechaps88. Thank you for your wonderful public statement regarding all our collective efforts at One Duke to make our 'guests' experience, like yours, a great one. We have more changes coming up soon like 'Duke 'til Dawn' introducing a selection of great cocktails with...More

Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here several times, and I just keep coming back! The food combinations on the menu create a mouth-watering dining experience! Do yourself a favour - get a One Duke Lager with an order of Seared Scallops on Pankhurst Crusted Portobello!More

Thank Nicole P
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

Hi Nicole P. Thank you for your wonderful public statement and your '5 star' rating. Your choice of One Duke Lager and Scallops is a great favorite; you have nice taste. We really do appreciate your return visits. Soon 'Duke 'til Dawn' cocktails will be...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

The sirloin burger was moist, cooked to order and served on a fresh pretzel bun. I had the Canadian burger with peameal. Very good. Fries are home made, fresh cut and tasty. The spicy chicken sandwich was also very good. Definitely would go back to...More

Thank Don_Kovacs
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hi Don. Thank you very much for your visit and wonderful review of the items you ordered. You will be equally pleased with the dinner selection and taste. We have introduced 8 new items on our Pub Pasta menu that are being recieved quite welll...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Go with friends or meet new ones, the casual and easy atmosphere is welcoming enough. From oysters to burgers to pasta, the food is creative and delicious without being pretentious. They have wine and beer. They may have hard liquor but I didn't ask. Enjoy.More

Thank Vicki B
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Hi Vicki. Yes we do have liquor as well :). Thank you very much for your visit and '5 star' rating as well as acknowledging us in such a complementary public way. We really do pride ourselves with our food variety, quality and moderate pricing...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Food is always really great. Good variety and consistent quality. Servers are super competent and work hard to make your dining experience wonderful. Staff are doing all this great work but management need to step up when it comes to the venue itself. The windows...More

Thank Horsemama
zigmisiak, Public Relations Manager at One Duke Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2018

Hi Horsemama. Thank you for your wonderful comments and rating related to our food, service and quality. We do apologize for the 'drafty' windows. As we all know it's been an exceptionally cold winter and we have been assessing and formulating a plan to rectify...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Cuisine
Diner, Contemporary, Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Duke St | Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 519-757-0910
  • E-mail
Description
Open 7 days a week for Lunch/Dinner in a casual rustic setting; an outdoor 600 sq. ft. patio with 2 pergolas & night lighting. Oyster specials every day. Pub-pastas, pork, beef, chicken, seafood & appetizers. Ongoing specials in FOOD & BEER/WINE/LIQUOR. Visit One Duke Web for menu & details.
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