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Sammy-Jo's Place

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American, Canadian, Diner
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2 Cameron Dr, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2L3, Canada
+1 905-648-6756
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Hamilton, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Food excellent and menu has something for everyone. Server was very efficient and pleasant. Always busy. I would make this a go-to place for these reasons, but for two issues.....the washrooms are so small as to be absurd, and the acoustics have to be dealt with - it is so noisy as to make conversation almost impossible. Otherwise, it is... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointed. Overpriced food..Staff seemed robotic...Not overly friendly. Was hoping for local charm...Wonky unlevel tables and boring interior.

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Thank s j
Ancaster, Canada
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has been in Ancaster for years, and is a great place to get breakfast. Very friendly servers, and good food.

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Thank Martha O
hamilton
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158 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped by on a Sunday around noon and the diner was jumping. Most tables were full but it seemed that everyone was enjoying their meals. We were lucky enough to get a table and had service right away. It's definitely not a complicated menu. Simple choices for an all day breakfast kind of place. We both... More 

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London, Canada
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I am from out of town and have family in Hamilton. We enjoy meeting at Sammy's for Brunch on occasion. We are big 'eggs benny' fans so that is customarily our choice and they always satisfy. Planning a gathering of the girls tomorrow.

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Thank Highwayqueen
Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Sammy's on Wilson, Ancaster, Ontario We love diners, so when my man's father suggested Sammy's, we both perked up and said sure, yes, let's go! The parking lot was busy (always a good sign) so we parked across the road. A little cool walk does the body good in winter is what I say....snicker snicker ;) We were escorted to... More 

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Thank AJnumberone
Hamilton, Canada
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had not been to this restaurant in years. A friend told me that they made a great Monte Cristo sandwich. When we got there, it was not on the menu, but the waiter said that ordering a Monte Cristo was no problem. Told me to try it with maple syrup (am I the only person in the world who... More 

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Thank Thorneymonster
Ancaster, Canada
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Alway have enjoyed taking friends and family to this restaurant. Good diner style food with plenty of it on your plate. Highly recommended!

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Thank Skiwiz01
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The service just adds to the great breakfast or lunch. There are a lot of regulars there but it is large enough especially in the summer with outside sitting.

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Thank Dan E
Hamilton, Canada
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The title says it all. There are so many better restaurants in Ancaster. In fact, They are all better than Sammy-Jo's Place. We waited and waited in line only to have the hostess pick other people from the back of the line and seat them first. Once seated, the service was very slow and our breakfast specials were average at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cameron Dr, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-6756

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?