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226 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8H 3Z6, Canada
+1 905-549-3556
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“ciabatta” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
226 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8H 3Z6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After sampling the various ethnic foods available in Hamilton, Dundas and Westdale Ontario this was by far the best Italian food that I have ever had. The Penne Bella is amazing. Penne with sautéed mushrooms, pancetta and caramelized onions in a rose sauce. The pancetta...More

Thank 304minew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were shocked and surprised about this place loved the service as we were fed in minutes. The servers were fabulous, who knew this lovely place was on Ottawa Street, going there again

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found ourselves childless on a Saturday night and decided to go out for dinner. The restaurant we agreed on was closing early for a special event so we decided on Cafe Limoncello as we had never been disappointed with it in the past (but...More

Thank MelanieH820
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you go for lunch, dinner or the weekend brunch, all are served with friendly smiles and care. There are certain standards that they do slightly better than others. In all they do show appreciation for those who have taken the time to stop in....More

Thank Li M
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy the food at Limoncello. I've had the fettuccine alfredo and the lasagna and both were delicious. The tomato sauce especially is really fantastic. The food here tastes homemade. The service is good and the prices are on par with other similar restaurants.

Thank stefbcanada
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and i went out for dinner at Limoncella for the first time last Friday. The food was authentic and delicious. The service was very good

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

We made a reservation, and good thing - it was busy. The wine selection is limited, but we found some to drink. The food was uniformly good - and we ordered a lot. I have been trying to eat vegan, and I had the minestrone...More

Thank SLT1962
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Bad service – actually when you had the waiter’s attention it was good – had to twice go to the bar area to get service – all the waiters were standing there talking to each other ignoring the clients in the restaurant – and this...More

Thank sohodig
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My wife and had dinner here last week. It was really good. Excellent service a great restaurant for date night or family. Top quality food.

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Service was good. Food was just okay. Not bad but my husband makes great Italian food so my view could be a bit skewed.

Thank gillybean28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8H 3Z6, Canada
    (Edinburgh Ave.)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-549-3556
  • E-mail
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