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Shakespeare's Steak House

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) #73 of 1,002 Restaurants in Hamilton $$$$, Steakhouse, Canadian, Seafood
181 Main St E, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H2, Canada
+1 905-528-0689
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (13 reviews)
“steak” (42 reviews)
“jelly beans” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Canadian, Seafood
181 Main St E, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Been there a few times this time I was very disappointed in the presentation of the food.I found that there was other restaurants better presentation and cheaper price service was always very well.

Thank Marcogp7
Reviewed 23 November 2015

First time at this Hamilton landmark. Loved it! Appetizers of caprese salad and calamari were really good. Steak was awesome. Staff are super friendly and you can tell they enjoy what they do. Great dinner on a Saturday night (halloween) it was busy! Good sign!!

Thank briar338
Reviewed 2 November 2015

My husband have been to this restaurant several times in the page...and have loved the food and service and we have been back several times for special occasions as it is a bit pricy for Hamilton. However on this visit, I think the waiter forgot...More

3  Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 31 October 2015

The foods and service are both amazingly fantastic. The best dining dinner place in Hamilton ever! Very great experience!!

1  Thank Coral L
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Wonderful food and service. Best food in a long time.The service is exceptional.I love this place for a special occasion or for a" just because " meal

Thank Carole F
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This place is totally awesome. Been going to this place, For work. Personal. Always been great! hamilton's finest.

Thank James S
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Reservations a must The most amazing prime rib cooked to perfection Our waiter was classy and went out of his way to make this a wonderful Birthday celebration Even the dessert was delightful

Thank Cassandra R
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Wonderfull upscale dining. Great decor. Friendly staff. Took friends and they loved it. Had a very tasty steak. It has been a while since I have been there but plan on dining there again soon. You won't be disappointed. Bruce and Linda Wood Georgetown, Ontario.

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We went there for dinner last week... We had the filet mignon it was perfectly cooked and delicious!! The service is outstanding!!!! We'll go back there.... a bit pricy but worth it!!

Thank Y M
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Has been in Hamilton since forever but continues to deliver great food and great service. One of the best fillet mignons I've ever had. Their garlic bread is old style and delicious. The decor hasn't changed either, old england style with fireplace, dark and cosy.

Thank marie r
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Kathy B
Dress code?
18 January 2017|
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Response from CKTA | Reviewed this property |
Hi; I'm not sure if my response was sent properly, so I am sending it again. I have seen people in there dressed very casual.. We prefer to dress up a notch when we go there. I have seen men in nice jeans and a shirt. It... More
Paul Z
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18 April 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Main St E, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-528-0689
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