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The Ancaster Mill

548 Old Dundas Rd, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3J4, Canada
+1 905-648-1828
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (185 reviews)
“crab legs” (13 reviews)
09:30 - 14:30 Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
548 Old Dundas Rd, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3J4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently had my wedding here at The Ancaster Mill. First of all, the location and scenery is perfect to have any wedding or event here. The food and drinks were amazing! All our guests even agreed and thought it was a beautiful ceremony and...More

1  Thank _Ant0n1a_K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a romantic meal. Food is excellent. Recommend the key lime avocado pie for desert. Our waiter Steve was great recommending dishes and local beers.

Thank swgdan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ancaster Mill prides itself for serving local produce of which much is grown on their own farm. Even without this criteria it is one of the 3 great restaurants near Hamilton. The ambiance is always fantastic especially when taking out friends. During the winter...More

Thank Henk W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Sunday brunch we had. Eggs and bacon. Selections of cold seafood,cold cuts cheese,crackers and fruits. And best of all roast beef, and lamb. If youre big eater this is the place. Selection of desserts as well.The best place for brunch and worth...More

Thank maricris m
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We have had several great lunches in the waterfall room. Good food and lovely view. Last time we had an evening meal there we chose the Chef’ s special pick. Excellent

1  Thank Bpreston105
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We have been for brunch to celebrate most special occasions over the last ten years. Something for everyone to eat. Staff seat you and then leave you to celebrate and are always available if something is needed. Very clean and a great selection of food.

1  Thank HamiltonIsHome2018
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve wanted to try this place for ages and I’m glad I finally got here! I was supposed to meet my nephew for a celebration Sunday Brunch, but he had to cancel at the last moment. I decided to go anyway as I’d driven to...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Recently came here for a brunch. Have been previously which is why we returned- previously had a great experience regarding service and food. With this visit, there was a notable difference. Every other table seated around us received complimentary brunch cocktails and follow up service...More

1  Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I put 5 stars because I was blown away! Not only is the seafood selection the best I've ever had at a restaurant, but I was pleasantly surprised by the eggs, delicious crepe station, carving station, carb station, bacon, and more! The food was great...More

Thank MarkandSteph2011
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My sisters & I celebrated the visit of a dear cousin with the champagne brunch. Wow! Both the cold and warm buffets were deliciously fresh & plentiful, and the champagne flowed freely. The array of desserts was eye-popping and our cousin, a professional baker, pronounced...More

Thank Judith R
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Julie A
1 January 2018|
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Response from Cindy J |
Yes there s valet parking.The staff are prompt and courteous.I have never had any problem with the valet parking. I tip $5.00 but that is voluntary.Enjoy your meal at this beautiful place.
Adele H
17 October 2017|
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Response from Habsfan51 | Reviewed this property |
They have been in the past so I would check
kawa h
17 October 2017|
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Response from MsMPHS | Reviewed this property |
I have been the 3 times in 2017.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 548 Old Dundas Rd, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3J4, Canada (Formerly The Ancaster Old Mill Inn)
    (Wilson Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-1828
The beautifully restored Ancaster Mill boasts a picturesque and Historic setting. The Dining Room features floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views of waterfalls and naturally landscaped gardens. The interior decor accents the authentic look with warm earth tones and large stone fireplaces, creating a relaxing atmosphere. Ancaster is home to one of Canada"s most diverse and productive agricultural regions. With seasonal offerings inspired by Landmark Group's Earth to Table philosophy, Ancaster Mill's menus offer impeccable local ingredients from neadby farms and food artisans. The Ancaster Mill beverage selection compliments this with featured signature drinks and an expansive Wine List, including several by-the-glass selections.
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