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Sammy-Jo's Place

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American, Canadian, Diner
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2 Cameron Dr, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2L3, Canada
+1 905-648-6756
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hamilton
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155 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped by on a Sunday around noon and the diner was jumping. Most tables were full but it seemed that everyone was enjoying their meals. We were lucky enough to get a table and had service right away. It's definitely not a complicated menu. Simple choices for an all day breakfast kind of place. We both... More 

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Thank dwbcaa
London, Canada
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am from out of town and have family in Hamilton. We enjoy meeting at Sammy's for Brunch on occasion. We are big 'eggs benny' fans so that is customarily our choice and they always satisfy. Planning a gathering of the girls tomorrow.

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Thank Highwayqueen
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Sammy's on Wilson, Ancaster, Ontario We love diners, so when my man's father suggested Sammy's, we both perked up and said sure, yes, let's go! The parking lot was busy (always a good sign) so we parked across the road. A little cool walk does the body good in winter is what I say....snicker snicker ;) We were escorted to... More 

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Thank AJnumberone
Hamilton, Canada
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had not been to this restaurant in years. A friend told me that they made a great Monte Cristo sandwich. When we got there, it was not on the menu, but the waiter said that ordering a Monte Cristo was no problem. Told me to try it with maple syrup (am I the only person in the world who... More 

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Thank Thorneymonster
Ancaster, Canada
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Alway have enjoyed taking friends and family to this restaurant. Good diner style food with plenty of it on your plate. Highly recommended!

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Thank Skiwiz01
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The service just adds to the great breakfast or lunch. There are a lot of regulars there but it is large enough especially in the summer with outside sitting.

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Thank Dan E
Hamilton, Canada
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

The title says it all. There are so many better restaurants in Ancaster. In fact, They are all better than Sammy-Jo's Place. We waited and waited in line only to have the hostess pick other people from the back of the line and seat them first. Once seated, the service was very slow and our breakfast specials were average at... More 

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Thank digitalpics
Ancaster, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I visited Sammy-Jo's with my wife and 2 yr old for breakfast. We were recommended by several friends. Pros: - Great atmosphere - Fantastic service, our server was very attentive and kind to our toddler - wide selection of breakfast choices, enjoyed the menu selection - the food came quick - everything tasted great - coffees were constantly filled -... More 

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Thank nimamalekmanesh
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast. I go there almost every Saturday for breakfast. Local ownership which I like. Service is very good with friendly people. Owners take time to say hello

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Thank Dan E
Ancaster, Canada
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Spinach omlette with bacon, hashbrowns, toast and coffee was plentiful and tasty. It is a busy time there on a Sunday morning but the service was good and food and coffee were hot.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cameron Dr, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-6756

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