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The Ancaster Mill

548 Old Dundas Rd, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3J4, Canada
+1 905-648-1827
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (118 reviews)
“crab legs” (12 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
548 Old Dundas Rd, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3J4, Canada
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous food and great, friendly wait staff. We were made to feel very special as if our experience mattered most.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

A recent Sunday brunch visit revealed that prompt and courteous service remains a priority - but what was once a special experience feels tired. Menu items have not changed in over a year, and execution is not consistent. Hot table items are not replenished until...More

1  Thank UrbanDayTripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located in a quiet part of Ancaster but close enough to access the highway 403. Plenty of parking for any occasion especially wedding. Their brunch is pretty famous and get you good quality food although it quite expensive.

Thank Psyduck_3000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Mill is a 5-star restaurant renouned for the quality of food and it's amazing views of a local waterfall. Highly recommended.

Thank Q5617IBlorim
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't find a more atmospheric venue to dine, day or night !! The food is well prepared, the menu varied, service attentive. We have friends that always want to go to "The Mill" whenever they come to visit, which is 4 times a year!...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the Ancaster Mill numerous times and have always had good food. My last few visits have been particularly good. The service is also been great recently, particularly the Manager at the Sunday Brunch, Annie. She has always been friendly and happy...More

Thank jemcasey2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The times I have had brunch at The Mill ,I was very satisfied with the type of food , how plentiful it was and how good the service was .

Thank moeoless
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

7 of us had Sunday dinner there in June 2017. The menu was specific for that dinner with 3 courses ($50/pp) plus drinks and tips. The options of each course was simple (2 to 3 choices). Every dish tasted very good. All were in high...More

Thank wwwhome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for an anniversary lunch with my wife and father in law...his treat! With advanced notice they were very accomodating with my many allergies as well as my wifes and father in laws. Yum!!

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couple times a year Large family togethers celebrated, usually do the Sunday Buffet. Everyone is content. Atmosphere and Staff bring it all together with great food.

Thank Ed G
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November 15, 2016|
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Response from Dragica G | Reviewed this property |
The Ancaster Mill has been open for Christmas Dinner in the past. I have been on Christmas Day, myself with family. I would call way ahead and plan if you are planning on going on Christmas Day.
Patty E
July 11, 2016|
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Response from Dragica G | Reviewed this property |
Buffet or fixed menu, usually.
Melissa D
April 22, 2016|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
On 403 take the Rousseau Road turnoff. Follow it till it comes to an end at Wilson St. Turn right and at the first stoplight turn left. This street goes about 50 yards and you come to a stop sign. Turn left and proceed along... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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: +1 905-648-1827
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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