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Cavallo Nero

370 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
+1 905-648-8888
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
370 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 Timbale2140
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank FellowTraveler39907
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had planned to go to a different restaurant for dinner but this place was highly recommended by the hotel we were staying at. Wow we were delighted with the great service and our excellent meals. I always eat the portion served until tonight when...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Whilst the meal options were not exciting they were safe and well prepared including mussels and buffalo wings. There was nothing outstanding to draw me back although the live music was very pleasant. I'd go again if there was no choice but would look for...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Excellent menu, very well rounded. Pleasantly surprised with the selection made available for special dietary needs. Enjoyed the best gluten free pizza I've ever had!

Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We came to Ancaster from Paris, Ontario, in search of a neat little restaurant. We found Cavllo Nero just by Googling ‘Restaurants near me’ and decided to check it out. We were very impressed with this place from the moment we walked in. Classy black...More

Thank thekeylb
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were visiting family and this was the restaurant suggested. So glad it was! The atmosphere was perfect and the meals were picture perfect. Taste well the table felll silent we laughed because we were all enjoying our meals so much. We started we the...More

Thank sabrinacat6
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Harry C
20 September 2016|
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Response from Wendy T | Reviewed this property |
370 Wilson St E., Ancaster, ON L9G 4S4.
Henry G
6 January 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
23 December 2014|
Response from Cdntraveller1996 | 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
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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