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Mattson & Co

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, American, Canadian

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Mattson & Co. is an elegant restaurant and jazz lounge located on a busy corner in Hamilton's west end, overlooking the bustling and trendy Locke Street.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, American, Canadian
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Exceĺlent service. Food was great. Chicken Thai coconut soup, house salad and turkey bacon sandwich were beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. Atmosphere was relaxing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Patty T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes the food was good but what really stood out during our experience was the absolutely outstanding service. So professional and friendly without being pretentious or insincere. I wish we could bottle the positive energy that we encountered by all the staff! The atmosphere was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sandybF4465TM
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandy, Thank you so much for sharing your Mattson experience. First class service, food and ambience is our standard and we are always pleased to hear we have met or exceeded our guests expectations. Can't wait to see you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere nice to celebrate graduation, that also offered gluten free and vegan options, we were thrilled to find Mattson & Co on Locke. From the ambiance, the attentive staff, and fun specialty cocktails and of course the delicious food offerings, everyone in our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maxine J
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, Maxine! We are so glad that you and your group dined with us and that you enjoyed your meals. Thank you especially for noting our efforts to provide a variety of fresh and delicious offerings for our vegan, vegetarian...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ron and his staff recently catered a party at our house for family and friends. We had about 50 people at the party. They did an excellent job. They brought two chefs as well as bar and serving staff. They arrived a day earlier and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Waterdown
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You, we really appreciate the time you took to share your thoughts regarding the Mattson & Co. experience. We are blessed that you chose us to host your special event but more importantly made all of our team feel so welcomed into your home...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I HIGHLY recommend this lovely restaurant. Everything was outstanding. The ambiance is perfect: elegant without pretension. Staff is friendly and familiar while remaining absolutely professional. The food was remarkable! So many items on the menu sounded worthy of being a last-meal-before-dying! I went with the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tanyabryant
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love hearing reviews like this and appreciate the time you took to share your thoughts regarding the Mattson & Co. experience! Thank you for your kind words regarding the atmosphere, service, and food. You made some great choices for your meal, and we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic! Food was incredible and the drink prices were surprising reasonable! Definitely will go back! And Monica, our server and Assistant Manager, was exceptional!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Geoffrey B
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Geoffrey, Thank you so much for your kind review. We agree, Monica is a wonderful member of the Mattson Family team! We will be sure to pass these lovely comments on to her. We appreciate your comments about the food and the drinks. Looking...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this lovely restaurant for dinner last Saturday evening with my fiancé. A wonderful experience, our waitress Jazz was super polite very kind and helpful. The food was absolutely excellent, complements to both our waitress Jazz and the kitchen for an amazing evening. Would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Taylor J
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Taylor, Thank you to both you and your fiancé for visiting us for dinner! It was a pleasure. We appreciate the kind words about the food, and service, and will be sure to pass your comments onto Jazz. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i took my mom to Mattson & Co. for her 88th birthday recently. the food was delicious but the staff were particularly kind when they found out it was my mom s birthday. they brought out a birthday dessert with a candle and sang happy...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank toronto196
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for celebrating this special day with us. We are appreciative of your kind comments regarding the service and food and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meal was delicious and so fresh! A pleasure for a French person to eat overthere. I really want to emphasize on the quality of the waiters and how they are doing everything perfectly in order you enjoy your lunch/diner. Thank you very much for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adventure34206601900
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us, and for your kind words about our team and food. They will all be so pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourself. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the shrimp and marrow, octopus and calamari, both features (pickerel and pork tenderloin), and the coconut cream tiramisu. It was simply amazing and I might be drooling as I write this. Every staff member we interacted with was professional, knowledgeable, and very sweet!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank etanasijevic
MattsonFamily, General Manager at Mattson & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us, it was our absolute pleasure having you. We really appreciate your kinds words about our restaurant, our food and our talented team. We can't wait to see you again as well!

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Vince C
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Hi Vince, This policy only applies to groups of six or more. The reason for the automatic tip is because larger groups occupy much more of the server’s time and the table turn over is less likely to happen because a group... More
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