A Taste for Life


You're Invited to A Taste for Life!
May 1st, you are invited to join us for'A Taste for Life, a delicious annual fundraiser that helps us to support folks living with and affected by HIV in our communities of Hamilton, Halton, Haldimand-Norfolk and Brant. It's easy to participate - all you need to do is dine at one of our fabulous partner restaraunts on May 1st, and 25% of your bill is donated to The AIDS Network! It's that easy to make a difference. Help us spread the word, share our Facebook event!

Our current list of participating restaurants is:

The Purple Pear

946 Barton St E, Hamilton 



The Cat And Fiddle

174 John St S, Hamilton 


Sasso Pizza Market & Bar

1595 Upper James St, Hamilton,


Tracie's Place Restaurant & Karaoke 

592 Upper James St, Hamilton,



Maccheroni Cucina Al Fresco

1560 Main St W, Hamilton


Reservations are strongly encouraged. More restaurants will be announced in the coming days so stay tuned for updates!


About our Partnering Restaurants 


Sasso is Italian food with modern attitude - fresh local ingredients that are creatively combined, lovingly prepared and served up with style. Ever changing menu items, craft brews on tap and a wine selection hand-picked by chef Mark Farrugia keeps things interesting. Join us at Sasso Pizza Market & Bar May 1st! 


The Cat ‘N’ Fiddle :  Your little bit of Britain in Hamilton, The Cat 'N' Fiddle is a family owned and run British pub established in 1993. Specializing in tasty pub fare, daily food specials and 16 drafts to choose from, and some of Hamilton’s friendliest staff. Join us for A Taste for Life at The Cat ‘N’ Fiddle on Wednesday, May 1st!


The Purple Pear: Located in the former Martin’s Steakhouse, Hamilton’s First Steakhouse, founded in 1948 by professional wrestler Martin Hutzler, that same quality continues with the Purple Pear. One evening at The Purple Pear and you will see why this historic restaurant and established restaurant have merged to provide you with the extraordinary quality to which Hamiltonians have become accustomed. Join us at The Purple Pear on Wednesday, May 1st!  

Tracie's Place Restaurant & KaraokeHamilton's premiere "Every Night" karaoke place "Voted Best Karaoke, every year since opening. Tracie's Place is where family and friends come to enjoy fine foods and amazing karaoke 7 nights a week with Hamilton's most comprehensive song lists. Join us for good times, good eats and great friends May 1st! 


Maccheroni Cucina Al Fresco : Open since 1994, Maccheroni's is perfect for all audiences, from business clients and tourists to families and friends. Maccheroni's offers traditional and classic Italian dishes, along with chesished family recipes. Authentic Italian, simply prepared. Join us at Maccheroni Cucina Al Fresco on May 1st, Buon Appetito! 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 to Wednesday, May 1, 2019