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La Spaghett Italian Restaurant

970 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A5, Canada
+1 905-318-8211
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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970 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to go somewhere that we have not been before for our anniversary dinner. Read some reviews on trip advisor and decided to try La Spaghett. Only trouble was it was Saturday morning and it said we would need reservations. So I called and got...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nestled into a tiny strip mall on Upper James its easy to miss La Spaghett but you want to pay attention and find this place because it is totally worth it. Reservations are highly recommended due to the small size of this restaurant, but that...More

Thank Carl A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Years ago when we stilled lived in Hamilton this was our go to place on the weekend for 'date night'. Reservations are a must though in this cozy restaurant so drop in only if you feel lucky. Choose your pasta, sauce and added extras separately...More

Thank 660jillr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best service and best pasta in town! Reservations are a MUST as restaurant is so small. The intimate atmosphere and super service and delicious food make a visit worthwhile. We come from Toronto and like to get there at least once a year. We went...More

Thank DonnaWebber
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Extensive menu of spaghetti and sauces: tomato, cream, pesto, cheese, seafood. Small dining room but elegant. Service was excellent. The crostini appetizer is fabulous. Limited alcohol with beer - 5 or 6 bottles - and nice wine list by the glass or bottle. Food was...More

Thank Klaas W
Reviewed 6 August 2018

One of the best dinners I have had in ages. Everything was absolutely delicious. The pasta was fresh and flavorful, the Cesar salad was amazing, the cheesy garlic bread was awesome. I only wish I had a bit of room left for dessert as they...More

Thank betsgirl2017
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Good things come in small packages. This restaurant is smaller than most, perhaps holds 24-ish people but the food is outstanding. The garlic bread is an excellent start to many familiar Italian dishes that arrive hot and in large quantities. Our group included a vegetarian...More

Thank Q5617IBlorim
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Quaint little place on Upper James in Hamilton. The food was absolutely fabulous and the service was great! Prices are very reasonable also...would highly recommend, and we will be returning!!

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My wife & i were taken out for dinner by a dear friend to one of her favourite restaurants the La Spaghett Italian Restaurant. This restaurant is very quaint and small located in a strip mall it is extrememly busy and you must have a...More

Thank tony c
Reviewed 24 June 2018

A tiny, intimate restaurant perfect for a romantic dinner, celebration, or just a fantastic meal out! The food is amazing, with a variety of entrees, sauces and pasta to choose from, as well as salads and soup. Hot bread on every table, a good selection...More

Thank Cat S
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Questions & Answers
29 January 2016|
Response from Dan S |
No... If you mean are they licensed, then yes and could potentially ask to see ID if they suspected people ordering alcohol were under 19.
David S
19 May 2015|
Response from logonfire | Reviewed this property |
No, but you would feel out of place if you went in after leaving the beach in shorts and top. No ties needed, no suits either. But this is a place people go on date night and to celebrate so most people are dressed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
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16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 970 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-318-8211
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