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Cavallo Nero

370 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
+1 905-648-8888
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“tenderloin” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (8 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
370 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for 7 pm dinner for 4. SERVICE was very prompt and friendly, FOOD was delicious and the portions were very large. We loved the jazz duo, it adds a nice touch. Food and drink pricing was very reasonable, would have liked to try...More

Thank Toby F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited last eve. with a reservation for 10. Unfortunately 2 could not attend which was a good thing as the table was so cramped in to the adjoining table, it would have been impossible for 2 more to be there., Wait staff was good but...More

1  Thank Marnie23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. More for an after work get together. My teens didn’t enjoy the surroundings. Needs to be a little more trendy. Very average.

Thank Cindy20012
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I've been here a few times and have never been disappointed. In fact, it's been a phenomenal experience almost every time. Friendly people, nice location, great ambiance and the food is fantastic. If you choose to dine here, you should expect great service. Enjoy

Thank thedob32
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were here on our anniversary and the food and service were both wonderful. Prices are very good and the portion large.

Thank lilycrofters
Reviewed October 6, 2018

6 of us went for dinner. Service was good. Food was very good with a wide variety of choices. 2 people provided dinner music.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great spot. It seems like a little hole in the wall, but it is fine dining. The meal was delicious, with gluten and dairy free options. I would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Originally picked this restaurant based on its great reviews especially those who raved about the GLUTEN FREE Pizza as my daughter is celiac and cannot enjoy pizza at many restaurants. Well, they made a huge and very irresponsible error when they gave her a regular...More

2  Thank FellowTraveler39907
Reviewed September 22, 2018

We enjoyed our lunch at Cavallo Nero. This restaurant is located at the front of a strip mall and is easily accessible from the highway. We enjoyed the pizza of the day and salad and the veal parmesan sandwich with fries. The portions were generous...More

Thank ProfessorOT
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Cavallo Nero used to be one of my favourite restaurants; offering Mediterranean fare. There have been some changes since new ownership. Menu items removed. Welcome bread and garlic dip removed that most customers dining here enjoyed immensely. Quality of the food has remained good.

Thank Susan P
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Harry C
September 20, 2016|
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Response from Wendy T | Reviewed this property |
370 Wilson St E., Ancaster, ON L9G 4S4.
Henry G
January 6, 2016|
Response from MississaugaTEACHER |
food was very boring, service was terrible. One salad came. the rest of the salads came 20 minutes later. prices were way too high. cannot think of a positive thing to say. contemporary surroundings were okish... More
December 23, 2014|
Response from Norman C | Reviewed this property |
Never stayed there but from the info on the web both are great hotels but I think the Palace is superior. It then comes down to the cost.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 370 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-8888
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