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Famous Recipe

158 King St W | Unit 1, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1A5, Canada
+1 289-389-9740
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
1 Mar 2017
“Bomb curry chicken”
13 Aug 2016
“Best in the Hamilton area, including Toronto.”
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
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158 King St W | Unit 1, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1A5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Tender, cooked to perfection, right balance of flavours. The owner gave me a choice of saucy or not. And of course the Scotch Bonnet pepper sauce is brings heat and flavour. So big I had to eat it in two go's.

Thank Campbell Y
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My wife always gets a chicken roti, with some hot sauce on the side. The shell and innards are the best around. I usually get curried chicken. It comes with rice (and kidney beans) and Cole-slaw on top.

Thank camper226
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

First of all, great roti -- tasty filling and large portion. We visited Christine at this small take away food stop and found she was incredibly friendly. We were there tonight soon before closing, but she still had most of the menu still available. Wife...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

By 3pm this place has usually run out of doubles, so I thought this might be a sign that people love them... WROOOONG... these are the worst doubles I have ever had... I dont think they ever changed the oil that the fry the dough...More

3  Thank Sashad14
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Just tried this place today. I was really impressed with my meal. My business client was from Trinidad. She said it was surprisingly authentic. This is a place just for quick takeout. I had The chicken roti.. A very generous portion of deliciousness. My client...More

Thank GODofFOODIES
Reviewed 12 March 2014

The roti, doubles, curry and samosas are the best in Hamilton! Always fresh, hot and served with a huge smile! We stop here every time we're in the downtown/west end.

Thank K_W_Ontario
Reviewed 13 December 2013

I came to Hamilton from Toronto 13 years ago and there I was easily able to find quality caribbean food. Hamilton at the time was lacking in that partof eh restaurant industry. Over a year ago I discovered this restaurant and since that time I...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 5 December 2013

I came across this place by chance.. Luckily!! The roti was very tasty and the portions are big for the money. I also had the soup was it was straight from tanti kitchen. True Trinistyle cooking!! The owner is friendly and welcoming. I will be...More

Thank Shayhays
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Best hole-in-the-wall restaurant in downtown Hamilton. You need to eat here if you're in the city. Chicken Roti is amazing.

2  Thank mcrawford
Reviewed 10 August 2013

Want a good value for your dollar got to Famous Recipe.Great Food no bull..Home made not like those corporate stores.Great Mom & Pop Restauarnt. Tradation at it's best.

1  Thank reggieb68
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 King St W | Unit 1, Hamilton, Ontario L8P 1A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 289-389-9740
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