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Gown & Gavel

$$ - $$$, , American
24 Hess St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 3M8, Canada
+1 905-523-8881
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average41%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
2 Sep 2017
“Dinner with Family ”
10 Jul 2017
“Great patio ”
Closed Now
Bar, Canadian, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
24 Hess St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 3M8, Canada
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Very tasty food with generous portions. Friendly atmosphere. Clean washrooms. fabulous burgers.

Thank Vinny G
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Thought we would check it out as was walking distance food was ok not great typical greasy Pub food not in a hurry to return

Thank digger4008
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Located on Hess Street and nice outside seating area. We enjoyed two nights while in Hamilton for business. We decided to go back because the service and food was so good. If you like Bloody Marys, try the Caesar Cocktail. The salad and The Fried...More

Thank SailSunJay
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

First time there , nice patio, friendly service and the food was great. The G and G burger was delicious ! Will go back!

Thank JeniaToronto
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stopped in for lunch with my wife and a friend. Menu offered a good selection. We ordered Grilled Chicken and Buffalo Chicken sandwiches with house salad and a Royalty Burger with sweet potato fries. Good plate presentation and great tasting meals.....no complaints. Wait staff very...More

Thank PLSOntario
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It's Novemburger time and a close friend and I stopped in and shared their offering called "the Donald" A typical American or Canadian burger on one side of a wall of fries and a the top of the bun on the other side of the...More

Thank dmcampbell1977
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We asked at the Staybridge Suites for a nearby restaurant. This one was recommended and is so close it only took us a few moments walk on a rainy Wednesday night. Excellent customer service, attentive and observant. After he had calculated our bills he noticed...More

Thank vanclan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Love sitting outside on their patio on a nice day. Great for relaxing with a cold beer. Decent food but not the best in town. A casual dining experience.

Thank Cynthia C C
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Its been a staple place in Hess Village forever. The menu hasn't evolved much over the years. The food is predictable. The wait staff can be unpredictable - it changed over the course of our visit and the first staff was friendly and helpful, whilst...More

Thank bfreelizzy
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were driving around Hamilton looking for somewhere to have lunch that had a patio since the weather was so great. Hess Street was recommended by a local. It is apparent that it is a late-night location as not much was open. We parked (did...More

Thank DallasMeetingPlanner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Canadian, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Hess St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 3M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton>  > Downtown Hamilton
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-523-8881
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