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Two Black Sheep

) #20 of 1,027 Restaurants in Hamilton ££ - £££ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
163 John St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 2C3, Canada
+1 905-525-1001
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“oysters” (62 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
163 John St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

...this place deserves it. Cool, laid back and fantastically priced oysters from 4 to 6. Friendly, knowledgable servers and a treat to visit. Just don't tell too many people... ;-)

Thank WaterlooReviewer
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I loved the concept of this place the minute we stepped inside. Chalkboard menus for cocktails, wine and beer, oysters and a charcuterie menu. We were there for the buck and a bit oysters. We had two dozen- half were Irish Point and the other...More

1  Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Been here many times, always leave happy. Like it's big sibling Rapscallion across the street, Two Black Sheep is about passion. To me, you come here for a proper cocktail. Great bar, trendy location in shabby downtown. It's a special place for drinks and snacks....More

1  Thank Jules_S_Ancaster
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Oysters were amazing and service was great. Go visit this place it is so worth it. The meat was amazing as well.

Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Arrived in Hamilton off the go-train and met my daughter there for a beer and oysters. It is convenient to the go-train. We sat at the bar (because the place is small) and luckily it was 'happy hour for oysters'. I have to say, these...More

Thank shelley_2011999
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this establishment to have a few drinks, tho they offer oysters for those who like that stuff. Great selection of beers, wine and cocktails. Nice and knowledge staff. Make sure to come early as the place is smaller and space is limited. Will be...More

Thank Nic K
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Since moving to the Hamilton area a number of years ago, we'd been waiting for a place like Two Black Sheep to open. Small, relaxed, a bit chaotic at prime time but always friendly and welcoming. The oysters are fresh and well presented. Yes, the...More

Thank Remy_VB
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The best cocktails in the city... incredibly fresh oysters with a great variety... friendly staff.. cozy atmosphere. It's no wonder my friends from Toronto call this their favourite place in Hamilton! We've celebrated graduations, birthdays and a just plain ol' end-of-the-week toast. Love you guys!

Thank Kristin R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple times oysters are fantastic as well as the shrimp cocktail always a great atmosphere very friendly staff would recommend this place for a first date or just a little escape from life the have a great selection of oysters as well...More

Thank djfester
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Very relaxed atmosphere! Love the wood style, and the big common table you sit at with strangers surrounding you! It's very chill. Oysters are their thing as well as cocktails! They also have amazingg cheese and salami boards! Yum. Have gone about 4 or 5...More

Thank nevsav
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 John St S, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 2C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-525-1001
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Cocktails, oysters, charcuterie and happiness.
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