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The Powerhouse

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, ,
21 Jones St, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1X7, Canada
+1 905-930-7381
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“mussels” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
21 Jones St, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1X7, Canada
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

5 guests for dinner. One order was incorrect so it was sent back to correct it. In the interim I told the waiter that my fries were overcooked and very greasy both in touch and mouth feel. They had the taste and look of 'old'...More

Thank minione49
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This eating establishment has a lovely spacious interior and parking is close and plentiful. We were directed to an upper secluded area where our group of 12 enjoyed the location within the restaurant. The waitress was very cheerful, patient and menu knowledgable. I ordered the...More

Thank Allan A
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We go every so often on Tuesdays for buffet mussels, 3 or 4 different flavours are available from 5 till 9 with fresh bread, add a generous basket of fries with that and your table is set. This is a great historic location, perfect for...More

Thank Marleen V
Reviewed 13 August 2017

First time at the Powerhouse, celebrating my sons move to the area, and the food was very good. We had a vegan with us and there were a choice of things for her to eat as well. The atmosphere was great, nice bar in a...More

Thank Counsell445
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Were driving by the place the other day and decided to stop for a few drinks with my husband! Hostess tried to seat us in a different section we preffered saying there's only one waitress on the other side but yet plenty of seating options...More

Thank TardissPrincess
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I went on a Tuesday night, which was a mussel all you can eat. The mussels were outstanding, constantly filling up with the most amazing bread I've tasted in a long time. The beer on top selection went on and on! So much to choose...More

Thank needsomehelp1234
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt the powerhouse as per usual remains my number one place to eat out. Family in tow with our favourite server Jo, we've had the best nachos and poutine I've had in my life. We come here a minimum of once a week...More

Thank Kenny H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My family and I stopped in at the powerhouse in between visitations for my fathers funeral. They were nice enough to accommodate almost 20 of us on such short notice. our server Devon was very friendly and knowledgable about the menu. The menu is quite...More

Thank Stacy C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

4 of us went for lunch recently and were happy with the choices except the beet salad. Usually beet salad consists mostly of beets but this one was mostly lettuce with a few little pieces of beets for colour. It was disappointing. Others had poutine,...More

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good food, service so-so. We went there for Easter Sunday brunch. It was a brunch so we served ourselves from the wide variety hot plates offered on that day. It was just hard to get coffee/tea since servers were no where to be found.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Jones St, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1X7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-930-7381
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