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Welcoming Atmosphere

Yum. Funky picnic table style counter service. Nice atmospher. Music background. Tried the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ellen B
via mobile
Good beer, mac & cheese

Tried their Young Rival and Chanon, both very good beers. Also, their mac & cheese with gruyère... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
Charles G
Ottawa, Canada
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“Welcoming Atmosphere”
Oct 4, 2018
“Good beer, mac & cheese”
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107 James St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 2K6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yum. Funky picnic table style counter service. Nice atmospher. Music background. Tried the Young Rival brew. Excellent. Mac and Cheese with big hunks of bacon. Host was welcome and accommodating. Fun lunch time change.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ellen B
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Tried their Young Rival and Chanon, both very good beers. Also, their mac & cheese with gruyère cheese and chunk of bacon was served super hot and was very tasty; a good portion too. Even if there were few customers, the atmosphere was great. Huge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charles G
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Great beers, great food, always busy! Love the patio. My husband and I have been here on many occasions and we love coming here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leyajyla
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I've gone to merit quite a few times this summer and I am always amazed by the exceptional customer service. The brewmaster is funny, knowledgeable and friendly. He often comes through the taproom and is always willing to answer questions. The tasting room staff is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nichdie
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I love craft beer, a lot. This place is one of best breweries in Ontario. I love the thought behind not having TVs or assigned seating. Also the beer is top notch and brewed with passion.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jamiet818
Reviewed August 16, 2018

While on an afternoon pub/restaurant "crawl" we popped into Merit Brewing after our late lunch. As we had just had lunch we did not try the sausages which is basically all the food offered here at present. Beer , of course, is brewed on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Louise D
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

The flight selection was great. Beers are brewed well and the aesthetic was appealing. Open late which is nice as well. Their stout was very smooth and their lagers were tasty as well. The options for wheat beers were a little limited but it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jocro13
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Needed an afternoon snack and light beer...MERIT didn’t disappoint! Their SVP is the perfect light beer and the Duck Confi sausage was delicious.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paryse2018
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

First impression is trendy beer hall but lacking in palatable beer,tried two, one sour beer tasted like they added pickle juice second one was light and just barely drinkable, food looked amazing but was so loaded with salt it was inedible...tried our best but had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pjb0249
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Not a beer drinker - they have Italian soda here - meh! My partner loves craft beer but u fortunately didn't love any of the beer here . We did however love the gourmet sausage (Philly cheesesteak) the fries were great too! We got the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JeniaToronto
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