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Saint James Espresso Bar and Eatery

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Cafe, , Vegan Options
170 James St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 2L1, Canada
+1 289-389-6565
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“avocado toast” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
170 James St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here for brunch with a "friend" ;) and it was absolutely amazing. The staff, atmosphere and service were on point. The food was absolutely delicious! I would recommend this place for anyone looking to have something different for brunch. Definitely a 10/10 brunch.

Thank corey s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got inspired by the Avocado Toast Table of three next to us - good choice! But also the pancakes and mushroom toast of my company were very good - all served with decorated cappucini by friendly personnel - what a start into the day!

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Been going here for years at this stage and it's always consistently good at brunch. Prices have been steeply rising over the past 12 to 18 months, but I suppose that's a reflection of doing business on James St. (Still though, its over $5 for...More

Thank cbcjock
Reviewed 28 February 2018

I used to love this place, even wrote a glowing review about the delicious Avacado Toast that they make Gluten free! I have Celiac, and last year, I went there, they were out of Avacado Toast so they suggested the Mushroom toast instead. I said...More

Thank Crasharoo
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Had a breakfast meeting at this restaurant- first time, had heard good things about it. Restaurant is small and casual- relaxing. Their menu offers a wide arrange of very interesting items- want to go back to try another dish. Service was good. Coffee types were...More

Thank Rockend86
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Really loved the restaurant space, although it was tiny it was fun and buzzing with activity! Enjoyed friendly service and a delicious meal - will definitely be back!

Thank Jenn H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This restaurant is very small and appears not to have A/C, so was very hot inside. I felt like I was going to fall down the stairs, as my table was right at the top of a very long flight down. Tables are very close...More

Thank HammerHeidi
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were the lst seating for brunch so there was no excuse for dirty floor (dropped my napkin & grey fluff balls & HAIR came up!)! Waiter had to be hailed for empty coffee cups repeatedly. Coffee had to be brewed (it's Sat morning brunch...More

Thank eiffelgurl
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Coming home from Toronto and looking for a place to eat breakfast. So happy we found this place. Service was great, the restaurant was very clean and the food was delicious!! I would definitely come here again!!

Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast and coffee have been rehashed again and again countless times over. There is an over abundance of brunch spots that have spent their time and budget on their decor while they offer dreary over-imagined dishes that are desperately trying to reinvent the wheel and...More

Thank Jared H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 James St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 289-389-6565
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