Mill St & 5 American House ~ In the heart of Waterdown since 1824
Mill St & 5 American House has remained in operation since 1824. It is known as one of the oldest hotels in Ontario. It has change ownership many times, yet the authenticity and integrity of the building's history remains. The archways of the old stone structure that once delivered guests in a horse and buggy are still visible.
It contained the last old-time stand-up bar in Ontario and maintained the segregation of men and women up until 1966.
Welcome to Mill Street & 5 American House. ~ We have many dining options available including our Heated & Covered Patio, Extended Patio and Indoor Dining.
Dining Options ~
We are pleased of offer many dining options.
We are slowly transitioning our covered patio. We will have an enclosed & heated patio space to enjoy all winter long. Our covered front porch is perfect for days with inclement weather.
Our extended patio will be available until October 31st or as long as weather permits. Tents and umbrellas are placed throughout our extended patio to provide some coverage.
Please dress accordingly for all outdoor dining.
Indoor dining is available for those in accordance with the current Ontario Government mandate. Please visit our Policies & Procedures page for details.
We are looking forward to a comfortable & cozy patio season at Mill Street and American House.