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Cookhouse Bistro

787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-647-2012
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (10 reviews)
“garlic loaf” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on Easter weekend with family. 2 if us had the chicken cordon blue and I had the steak and shrimp meal. Both were good but not 5-Star worthy. Staff were terrific and the restaurant was cozy and small. I would recommend this place...More

Thank thedutchbus
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have eaten at the Cookhouse on and off since it opened many years ago. In fact, we had my father's 80th with his friends and family there we liked it so much. I haven't been there in several years however. A friend and I...More

Thank Thorneymonster
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Was here for dinner and found the food fantastic, the atmosphere amazing, and the service was SUPREME. Thank you to all involved for making it a great birthday celebration evening.

2  Thank Kelmof222
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had the pleasure of enjoying a quiet dinner with friends here we live in Cambridge and had not yet heard of this place. The food is so so good an all home made I had the best broccoli and cheddar soup if I knew...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Great Homemade food at this place. Do not listen to the bad reviews people give about this place because someone who orders a grill cheese should not be writing a review! Service was good. Steaks and ribs were cooked perfectly. Desserts were homemade which is...More

Thank JBS1993
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Went out for supper with a good friend. I have been here before and found this to be a consistently great food experience over the years. The server was excellent with lovely customer service skills. The menu is varied with lots of good choices. Plates...More

Thank DilysH
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Cozy small restaurant. Waitress very nice and efficient. Onion soup inferior. Escargot good. Rolled ribs not as good as I expected they would be, but I'm from Waterloo County so perhaps I am spoiled! All food served hot. Comment made about vegetables best he had...More

Thank judi20001999
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great place for a family get together for lunch. Reservations recommended as the place is small and was full through lunch in to mod after noon. Super friendly service, homestyle food and lots of it. Will definitely return to try dinner. Specials were varied and...More

Thank jboOntario
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Our group goes out to different restaurants every 2nd month. Each couple is assigned a month and pick a different restaurant. The Cookhouse Bistro was an excellent choice. The service was fantastic and the meal was fabulous. This is a quaint small restaurant located in...More

Thank funinthesun566
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Last night the wife and I when to the cookhouse with another couple. Food was great , the other couple had the chicken pot pie and the pasta, my wife and I had the chicken cordonblue, Everyone one stated they enjoyed the food. The service...More

Thank johnmZ6422XW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 787 Old Hwy #8 | Rockton,Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 519-647-2012
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