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Rousseau House Restaurant

375 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C1, Canada
+1 905-648-8863
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“tapas” (20 reviews)
“rabbit” (2 reviews)
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
375 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C1, Canada
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stopped by on an early Saturday evening. We didn't have reservations and only chose this spot as a competing restaurant down the street was fully booked. Very lucky for us, as the Rousseau house was excellent. We were seated immediately upstairs and had the...More

1  Thank Matt J
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My husband and I only had drinks here so I can't speak about the food. The food we saw coming out however looked really appetizing. The building is beautiful and it has a great patio to enjoy a cocktail in the sun and watch the...More

Thank lucyl64
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Good food...good,atmosphere and lovely bldg. enjoyed the guitarist/singer on the large patio. Excellent quick service with comfy private booths for our party of four.

Thank 2mzungus
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Husband and I went for dinner as our first choice was full..We were able to get a table same day which was nice, but our table was right beside a walkway to a private room hosting a party and the door was open so our...More

Thank hammerfam1
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had had a disappointing meal there years ago so did not go back until this summer. We went in June and had a really good lunch on the patio and then went back in august for dinner. It is a beautiful location and we...More

Thank colleen m
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

After a golf tournament a bunch of very well off business men suggested we go to Rousseau house for a drink and to watch the Olympics. Upon arrival there was maybe 10 people in the entire restaurant and around 8 of us. We sat at...More

Thank TayD1387
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Do not get the strawberry shortcake Do not get the pork chop Honestly, regret going. We were all hungry and we left disgusted. How do they get away with charging those prices for such krappy, below average food? Go to mcdonalds, you'll be happier. Oh...More

Thank Marigo2015
Reviewed 25 July 2016

About 10 days ago we went to this restaurant with a group of 28 for a wedding dinner. We had the upstairs room for ourselves, which made for a nice, cozy atmosphere. We had the same two waitresses serving us for the whole evening and...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My wife and I visited this restaurant late one Tuesday afternoon to sample their half price tapas and relax on the patio which is one of their specials during the week. Not only was there an excellent selection of tapas, all from their regular menu...More

2  Thank hunterdune
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We came as a group of 6 for a special dinner. I picked the place as we'd never been and usually go across the street to Cavallonero instead. We will definitely keep going to Cavallonero instead let me tell you. The place was empty when...More

Thank Ally E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 375 Wilson St E, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 2C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-8863
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