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Slainte

33 Bowen St, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Downtown Hamilton)
(905) 528-8000
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Ranked #103 of 930 Restaurants in Hamilton
Cuisines: Irish, Contemporary, Pub
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown Hamilton
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown Hamilton
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English first
Hamilton Ontario
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76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Great building, great beer selection, always something good on the menu. Very busy in the winter and much slower in the summer. No patio which us unfortunate. Very good food and attracts quite a crowd of younger folks later on the evening. One of the key places for kids to go later at night. Pleasant atmosphere, good food (some Irish/British... More

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Ottawa
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Awesome service ! Food was excellent. I had the bombay curry chicken on rice - lots of chicken and broccoli and cauliflower and curry sauce - very tasty ! My better half had the Le Snob Burger and said it was rich and unusual and delicious. (Unusual with the pairing of brie cheese, foie gras and the burger).

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Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is an Irish pub in a 200 year old building that was once a stable. The food is ok and some of the dishes can be pretty good. Some dishes are very large. Service is outstanding. Clearly, management is paying attention to customer service and there is a good deal of training for the servers. I am told that... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

Went for dinner with 2 friends food was decent for a pub. But when we saw several cock roaches crawling around we quickly left. It's a shame really is.

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TORONTO
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114 reviews 114 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

The Slainte is not much to look at from the outside, but don't let that fool you. Once you get in, there is traditional pub food and many other options and interesting spins on regular menu items. We had very good service from Haley and enjoyed our Shepherds pie and Dublin Bridie. BTW...the french fries are exceptional!! The Slainte is... More

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Toronto, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

Slainte is in a beautiful old stone building that was once a coffin factory. Warm wood tables, a painted floor and interesting lighting create an inviting space. The chalkboard tells you that the burgers are handmade and many other items come from local producers. Desserts are house made. We were offered a sample to try an unknown (to us) draft... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We went here on a Saturday to celebrate the kids winning their soccer play off match. Great atmosphere. Kids made to feel welcome too. Decent food, great service and good beer. What's not to like?

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Etobicoke
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

I visited this place on March 15th, 2013 to get a head start on the St. Patrick's Day celebration. My daughter and I did a little research and found this place for it's history. We were not disappointed. The owner was a gentleman and recommended the beer which was so delicious. We enjoyed the busy atmosphere and sat at the... More

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Brantford, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Awesome place! Nice city location not too far from other bars. Lots of fun, can get very busy though.

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Hamilton, Canada
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92 reviews 92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

Freshly prepared great food. Excellent service and interesting old Irish pub decor. Highly recommend -the fresh cut fries + lots of draft beer choices.

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