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Italian, Pizza, Bar
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824 King St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1K3, Canada
+1 905-523-4240
10:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Hamilton, Canada
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this restaurant with 5 friends for dinner. Very welcoming atmosphere. Reasonable prices. A variety of wines are available to match nicely with the food. Authentic Italian cuisine.

Thank Ramuse63045
Binbrook, Canada
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reservations were made for our group, but it's not necessary to reserve however. Upon arrival, we were politely greeted and directed to our table. As a connoisseur of beer, I enjoyed the restaurant's own craft beer which was smooth, tasty and wholesome. The rest of our group enjoyed the red house wine. I ordered the veal parmijean (proper spelling??) which... More 

Thank Allan A
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210 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Total surprise. Been driving by for years. This is the first time I came in, thanks to my friend Jenny. UNBELIEVEABLE tasty and delicious. Great service and just about the right wait time.

1 Thank spiderwoman808
Hamilton, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I've been in the industry for 10 years and this is some of the worst staff I've seen. My family and I sat on the patio last summer and waited almost 1.5 hours for our meal. There was no communication and we even had to flag down a waiter for drinks. My dad and grandfather are big drinkers and as... More 

1 Thank Pam E
Dundas Ontario
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Went on a Friday evening for pizzas and beer. Pizzas were very good (we had the arugula, traditional and a choose your own toppings) but the beer, which is made in house, was the highlight of the meal! I had the Brown Ale, my husband had the other, lighter offering (they had two distinctly different made-in-house beers available) and we... More 

1 Thank Sandra E
Dundas, Ontario
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Went with my daughter to get a bowl of pasta. Arrived at restaurant around 1605hrs. We always get the same thing. Ordered a salad, 2 penne pasta and 1 pasta to go. There were 3 other tables of 2 people in the restaurant. We ordered right away. We sat for almost an hour for 2 plates of pasta. The waitress... More 

4 Thank carynschaefer
Byfield, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great selection and large portions. Service is excellent with to die for desert selection. Eat in or Take out

Thank jimf01922
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Took my family here for a mid week treat. The restaurant is clean and acoustically good which is important to me. Garlic bread and bruschetta to start which was really good. However, the main course took too long to come and was not hot enough which was a shame because the restaurant was basically empty by that time. Service was... More 

Thank John W
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Valentino's was recommended by hotel front desk as one of the best Italian restaurant in town. I made reservations for seven of us for dinner. When we got there no one was there to receive us. I grabbed one of the server and told him about our reservations. We were reluctantly told to go and sit on a table, which... More 

Thank gulab L
Hamilton, Canada
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Valentino's was in its hey day during the 1980's and even the 1990's. I guess the owners are not interested in who they hire (I assume they are hiring family and/or friends) because you really don't get that warm welcome when you enter this restaurant. The food portions have also decreased in size yet have kept the same price. And... More 

1 Thank Salvina L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 19
Italian, Pizza, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 824 King St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-523-4240

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