We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Lord Byron

Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Main st., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 47: English reviews
Hamilton, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

My husband and I have been to Lord Byron's many many times. We visited this past week and were extremely disappointed to see that they no longer put out the plate of feta cheese, pickles and olives. You still get the garlic bread, but none of that other tasty stuff. They also no longer offer feta with your baked potato.... More 

Thank EnJay422
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Was invited for a company business lunch and was very pleased all around including professional service, excellent New York steak and made at your table Spanish coffee and dessert. For sure not a modern looking steakhouse but definitely worth going back for everything else.

Thank Streeze
Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I visit Lord Byron yesterday, with my husband and another couple. The food was perfect and the service also! We'll be back soon!!!!

Thank Mark R
Burlington, Canada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

The service initially was good but fell dramatically after we were served. It is very misleading to order the ceasar salad for two and be charged $14.50 each. Yes that is $29 for a couple . My ribeye steak had a metal rod and hook in it. I asked the waiter what it was he said he didn't know but... More 

Thank dissatisfied96
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

I rarely put out a bad review! It was my husbands birthday meal out tonight and I am writing this while sitting in the bathroom with the runs! I ordered clam chowder , chicken with crab and had the vanilla cake offered. My husband had salad steak and chocolate cake .The chicken , steak and vegetables were "ok" . The... More 

Thank Shirlpeq
Level Contributor
88 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

For many years we thoroughly enjoyed The Lord Byron, dining there a few times a month for a few decades. It was a fine establishment when Frank was the owner but it's declination almost seemed inevitable when, at first, the one son took over and most recently as a result of the new ownership. We've visited under each of the... More 

Thank Sandcastler
A TripAdvisor Member
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

It's been many/many years since I have been to the Lord Byron. I thought, nice change...a little formal, intimate surrounding, no noise...a la keg or canyon creek etc. I ordered the prime rib - omg...obviously a previously cut bone in piece of prime...one side gray, zero seasoning, over cooked(asked for medium rare)...the bone had the appearance of micro wave.....it was... More 

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Region of Waterloo, Canada
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

From the attentive perfect service to the amazing mouth watering food, we had an amazing evening ! We went as a group on Boxing Day . For appetizers we had saganaki, jumbo flambé shrimp at the table , salmon & bacon wrapped scallops . Mouth watering ! My entree was the chicken Neptune ( probably the best meal I've ever... More 

Thank pegd
Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

My friend and I, had dinner for the first time. There are no words to describe how perfect our night was! The service, the food, was awesome ! We will be back with our families!

1 Thank maria v
Grimsby, Canada
Level Contributor
234 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 384 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My husband and I went here for our anniversary and it was a lovely treat. The head waiter has been with the restaurant for years and provides prompt, professional , friendly service. We ordered the Chateaubriand which was cooked at our table - a rare treat any more. The food was delicious - steaks prepared perfectly, sauce was delicious and... More 

3 Thank happytravellor4

Travelers who viewed The Lord Byron also viewed


Been to The Lord Byron? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main st., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: 905-689-9587

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Lord Byron and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Lord Byron staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?