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Black Forest Inn

) #8 of 1,032 Restaurants in Hamilton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ German, , European
255 King St E | corner of King St. E & Ferguson Ave. N., Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1B9, Canada
+1 905-528-3538
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Closed
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
German, Austrian, European, Central European
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
255 King St E | corner of King St. E & Ferguson Ave. N., Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1B9, Canada
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

I have eaten at The Black Forest Inn many times over the years and have always enjoyed a delicious German meal with good service. Will definitely be back!

Thank charlenesmith72
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I and another couple went on a saturday night early this month. Be ready for a wait. We arrived at about 6:30 and waited for about 45 minutes, the time goes by as you have a drink and chat. The portions are...More

Thank Cara M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

if you like german food,then this is the palce for you,delicious and scrumptuous excellent tasting wine as well if your birthday the staff will sing you happy birthday like a cathedral choir

Thank Elvis B
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We have been here several times and never a bad experience. The portions are large but they do have half portions of Schnitzel. Excellent soups , and save room for dessert, the Black Forest cake is delicious . It is small restaurant, so be prepared...More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The food served here is German, and its very authentic. Just like Oma used to make! The servers are friendly as well. The only thing I would change, is the venue itself. Renovations are needed!

Thank Gabriella B
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If you're craving Schniztel this is the place to go. Very large portions, and several different styles , so lots to chose from. The atmosphere is bright and the staff are friendly.

Thank katestar99
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Friendly and helpful service for my family. The food came in large portions and was delicious. It's not a big restaurant so it can get pretty full/

Thank ADM0NIC5
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Overall i love the food here. However i never know if the food will be dry and overcooked. I personally loved another german restaurant in hamilton but it has since closed. I would definately go back to black forest but i will be sending food...More

Thank Johnnie1972
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Black Forest in has been around for years, why, because the food is just as good now as when Fred and Rosa took over ownership. Same menu, same lovely flavours. I grew up on there food and still enjoy my visits

Thank anne n
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Four of us had diner, the restaurant was not as busy as we had anticipated and we were shown to a table immediately. The waitress was excellent and very attentive to our needs. The menu had a good variety of choices, especially schnitzel. The food...More

Thank jmcan
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MARINA1357
25 November 2016|
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Response from Cancub50 | Reviewed this property |
We went with a large group-most had a meat based order but some did have non meat dish. The salads were great and very well portioned. Everyone did rave about the schnitzel and spetzel.
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K9376WQdank
23 December 2015|
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Response from theklingon | Reviewed this property |
You are exactly correct. Many people will try to say a place is authentic but have no clue what that actually means. Their standard is slop and anything slightly better is great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 King St E | corner of King St. E & Ferguson Ave. N., Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-528-3538
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