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) #697 of 1,028 Restaurants in Hamilton $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
25 John St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1H1, Canada
+1 905-525-7811
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
25 John St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Whoa! Like a scene from the Godfather or Sopranos! We dined in the private back room...bright red/burgundy carpet on the walls. Copper metal art in shapes of sailboats or houses adorn the walls. Beautiful, timeless, takes you back to another era...dark brick arches and a...More

1  Thank Gail B
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I ordered some food through JustEat.ca for delivery. After an hour of not getting anything delivered, I called the store to ask how long delivery through JustEat.ca should take, she said an hour. She said she didn't know if it had left cause she's​ in...More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As mentioned in previous reviews, the service here is very slow, that is to say.... extremely slow. No fault of the only waitress on the floor, pour woman is running around trying to serve all tables. I could have dealt with that, as we were...More

Thank day_V51
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Capri was a restaurant I frequented when I lived in Hamilton 30 years ago and the downtown core was more vibrant. They still,serve big portions of homemade Italian food. The staff is friendly and service us good. The fresco of an Italian landscape is...More

Thank GardenAngel58
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Capri was one of my favourite Italian restaurants in Hamilton and we frequently ate there. However, a few years back the food started to decline. The tomato sauce looked like tomato juice and was flavourless so we stopped going. However, my boyfriend had dinner...More

1  Thank Kim H
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Unbelievable service, was told to hold on for a minute to get a table, 25 minutes later we were seated, 15 minutes after that we got asked for drinks, got one at a time. Place was busy and only had 1 waitress and one person...More

Thank golfpro97
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The Capri has been around as long as I can remember and their Italian food is just as good today as it was 40 years ago!

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great atmosphere. Great Italian food. Great staff. It's a good idea to book a reservation. If you like Italian food, this is one of the oldest operating restaurant in Hamilton that you must visit.

Thank Ramuse63045
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Terrible service...poor food...not everyone recieved their food at the same time...random server took the parmesan cheese off our table and gave it to another one...under cooked tasteless reheated pasta...

3  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 9 November 2016

we were 2 couples, celebrating a birthday on a Saturday night, and we picked Capri's based on its menu. It was right in downtown Hamilton and very cosy and "old world" inside. Service was extremely slow. We constantly had to ask other wait staff to...More

Thank barbintoronto
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
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Open Hours
15:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 John St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton>  > Downtown Hamilton
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-525-7811
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