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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 good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
“beef tips” (6 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 2 days ago

The wing chairs in front of the fireplace are the favoured spots to sit when you come in out of the cold. You can might believe you are in a local pub in England. Not fancy, but just down at the heels enough to remind...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank haliburtonlake
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We enjoy the atmosphere at the Coach and Lantern and so have dined here often. The food is delicious and staff very friendly. It offers your typical English tavern fare. Some evenings they have entertainment, including a sing along which can be quite fun.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Susan P
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We were in Ancaster 3 nights and topped off each evening here. Great selection of beer. Nice atmosphere and great staff, who helped with the local beer selections. Outdoor space available. Short walk from the Barracks and a discount offered to hotel guests. Love this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank swgdan
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A great place for a relaxed meal in the open courtyard under trees and with live music. Food was very well prepared and enthusastically served. Would go again.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Philip L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Food is excellent, good portion size for price. Outdoor patio is quaint, indoor is more pub style and dated.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Best Beef dip around. Pair with the french Onion Soup and thank me later! Kudos Coach...you guys rule!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Brad S
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Historic building in the old Ancaster Village. Great ambiance - if you like an old style British pub. We went on a weekday, so didn't encounter heavy crowds. We had a place that was half full. Service was fantastic; regular check-ins without being overbearing. There...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 795davec
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Such a charming place but in dire need of renovations. Carpet is worn, the uncomfortable chairs need updating, cloth bench seating is dirty, the wooden table tops are sticky and the bathrooms were not clean. Having said that the food was good and the service...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sandybF4465TM
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Had dinner with friends here and the service and food was excellent. The menu offered a wide selection of appetizers and main courses. The bar selection was vry extensive

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cimbricus
Reviewed 28 June 2018

we don't dine out a whole lot but when we do, The Coach and Lantern is always on our short list of choices and of course our last visit did not disappoint. We prefer to sit on the cozy patio but since it was a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Carl A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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