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Coach & Lantern

384 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
+1 905-304-7822
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“perch” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
384 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coach & Lantern deserves a 5, not for being high end but for being successful at what they intend to do. Awesome pub atmosphere, great pub food and great pub service! I have never been to a place where you had different servers taking care...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had lunch with some friends today for my birthday. The server was good but did not explain the $5 beer special. I ordered a beer for my friend and I and when the girl brought the drinks I told her that I should have asked...More

Thank johnnyb2
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Monday night is kids eat free night. Good food, kids enjoyed it. Quiet night-- snow probably kept people away. Would go back!

Thank DundasTeslchick
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I love The Coach and Lantern.Great food,and the entertainment is great.Haven’t seen the ghost yet but I keep hoping!Wonderful cozy friendly relaxed atmosphere.A part of Ancaster’s history!

1  Thank Cindy J
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We just love this place. They have many different beers on tape and great pub food. The atmosphere geeks life your in an English pub and they quite often have live music playing. The fish and chips are great. The hot wings are delicious. Great...More

1  Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 20 December 2017

I always love having dinner at the Coach. We've been going there for years and love the service, food and the homey atmosphere.

1  Thank 372navdeepd
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Went on Friday night at 5 o'clock. Good thing we did because by 5:30 it was full. Very pleasant server and delicious food. I had stuffed Yorkie that was big enough for two accompanied by very nicely done roasted cauliflower, carrots and broccoli with mashed...More

1  Thank Kim K
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were staying at The Barracks Inn across the street. We were given the recommendation from there to eat here. (Bonus...get a discount for mentioning that we are staying there) The atmosphere was very old, pub like. Warm, cozy find a seat...More

1  Thank wny53
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Love this place. We have been several times. Summer time patio is like being in a local UK pub. Awesome food: pulled pork sandwich mouth watering. Good beer, friendly service. Had a 90th birthday party there for my father in law: so fun!

Thank TimAgi
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Go back in time to the war of 1812 and try to imagine how difficult life must have been between these cold stone walls.Well that was then and this pub is no longer a cold and dangerous place to be.Today it is quite the opposite=...More

Thank Dukatese
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-304-7822
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