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Bean Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Bar, Canadian
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1012 King St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1L4, Canada
(905) 524-2326
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Stoney Creek, Canada
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went with a friend today to the Bean Bar. I had been here previously, but only for coffee and dessert. I saw that they had a large menu, so was wanting to try it for a meal. I had the french onion soup that had phylo pastry on top instead of crouton. Nice. My meal was a To Die... More 

Thank Jana J
Muskoka District, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I love going to bean bar, especially for their dessert. They're cakes are so amazing, they have a huge selection and if you need help deciding a worker will come by and name every cake for you and help with suggestions. I also love the main course meals, the only thing is I wish the sandwiches would come with a... More 

Thank haymanmm
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Great meal at reasonable price. Waitress was very friendly and interested. My wife has a milk allergy and this didn't phase them at all. Good choice and clearly appeals to all ages. Great desserts. Thanks

Thank Simon B
Hamilton, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Have been wanting to go here for awhile and decided to stop in on a Friday, around early evening. Busy, but not so busy that we couldn't get seats. Seated promptly. Ordered the special (sesame garlic ribs with vegetables and truffle fries). My boyfriend ordered the Bean Bar Club (chicken, prosciutto, cheese, etc). He also ordered sweet potato fries (it... More 

Thank crazycrazylady
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

My friends and I went there on a Tuesday evening and everything we ordered was really tasty. The staff was really welcoming and gave good recommendations. Definitely try the pulled pork quesadilla! As for dessert, they have the most amazing cakes that they order in form a bunch of different bakeries. The white chocolate coconut meringue cheesecake is one of... More 

Thank Elsa T
Hamilton, Canada
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We ordered dinner which was pretty good, but the dessert was amazing!!! They have the best cakes and cheesecakes in Hamilton. They are open late which is nice because not a lot of places here are.

Thank LilyDee22222
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here to celebrate our anniversary. We ordered a pitcher of the Hamilton brewery Blue Collar beer - it was served with frosted glasses and tasted delicious! We also ordered 2 starters to share: the calamari and fried cauliflower. Calamari was cooked just right and came with some tasty sauces. The fried cauliflower was interesting! A... More 

Thank Charlotte B
Lethbridge, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Greeted warmly. Seated comfortably. Beer chilled. Waitress well educated on menu. Great service. I ordered "Beef Cheeks" it was out of this world delicious! Vegetables seasoned and done to perfection not too limp not too crisp absolutely perfect. Meat melt in your mouth tender. First time having poutine chips so good. If you find yourself in Hamilton looking for a... More 

Thank Cornelia1313
Stoney Creek, Canada
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

All the cakes are on display with no signs letting you know what they are so the server has to explain what they are. She was very annoyed that she had to do this. When the carrot cake came it was stale and although they were fine to replace it with a different cake she didn't even ask how it... More 

Thank Sherry D
Hamilton, Canada
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

This place never disappoints. The high quality and numerous options of desserts is outstanding. The main dishes, salads and sandwiches are great. My favourites, and I have many here, are the "to die for" and "grilled cheese from heaven" sandwiches. There are too many desserts to list here. The truffle fries are fantastic! Great atmosphere and the service is great.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Bar, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 King St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: (905) 524-2326

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