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The Egg & I

American, ,
1242 Garner Rd W, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3K9, Canada
+1 905-648-0344
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Canadian, Diner, Gluten Free Options
1242 Garner Rd W, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3K9, Canada
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

The food beats Sunset Grill easily. The smoked meat eggs benny was almost perfect. The egg was not runny as requested, but the sauce was not over powering nor heavy. The smoked meat was a novel way of having eggs benny and was not overly...More

Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The Egg & I is consistent. Very good service. Clean. Very good breakfast. I do have a suggestion/request. Please upgrade your French Fries!!!! They are terrible; too big; under cooked. There so many great choices to serve. Please at least try something new and ask...More

Thank Abkboat
Reviewed 22 February 2018

“Excellent service, never had a bad meal here, doesn’t take long to get a table . lot;s of seating , service at it's best !

Thank elizabeth j
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Love their breakfast menu and very reasonable Always busy but great service Doesn’t take long to get a table even when lineup

Thank kajj21
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Had Lunch at the "Egg and I" following a medical appointment. First time fo my neighbour to be here. The waitresses were vey pleasant. Our server "Shayla" was very good in taking the order and providing excellent service to both of us. The daily soup...More

Thank Ted S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

On a Friday evening we arrived at 7.05PM. The sign on the door said they were open until 8:00 PM. When we went in the aisle to the restaurant to have a seat had a vacuum cleaner and cords strewn across so making it difficult...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very nice dining room. GREAT service. Very good food. Came for brunch with some colleagues. Had a very good omelette. Next time I would order different potatoes. These were to moist. A little on the expensive side - $13 for my breakfast and I didn't...More

Thank Sheumais
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A great family restaurant. Great food and service. Its busy. A standby family breakfast joint. Nothing fancy... Great for kids.

Thank MsMPHS
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visited with another couple. Service was quick and friendly. Quite a few guests which made cor a noisy buzz. Omlette was okay and lots of potatoes and two nice slices of rye bread.

Thank John B
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Good for a roadside diner. Wide selection, reasonably priced. Not a place that I would drive to, but passing and hungry it fits the bill.

Thank D D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Canadian, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1242 Garner Rd W, Ancaster, Hamilton, Ontario L9G 3K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Ancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 905-648-0344
Our breakfast menu offers locally farmed fresh grade A eggs, a variety of specialty omelettes or you can ask to create your own; the BEST eggs benedict, which is prepared to satisfy all tastes; freshly prepared hand cut grilled home fries seasoned to perfection, deep fried or plain; In-house made fresh ‘n fluffy buttermilk pancakes, Belgium waffles or Texas French toast all available with a variety of toppings for you to personalize Our Lunch menu features in house made 100% beef burgers; A Swiss mushroom burger topped with sauteed chopped fresh mushrooms and melted Swiss cheese; Homemade soups and an assortment of hot/cold Sandwiches try our famous Club house and roast beef melts cooked in house with fresh turkey and roast beef for anytime of the day. Come For Dinner and enjoy a variety of salads, fresh chicken, and in house made fish & chips with coleslaw. Recommended entrees: a 10oz New York Steak grilled the way you like and loaded with sauteed mushrooms; liver & onions; pasta, with or without meat sauce.
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