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Smith & McKenzie Chophouse

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13 Lynden Court | Chartwell Square, Hamilton, New Zealand
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent meals

Great meals, upmarket price, nice evening out with friends or family. have pokie machines on site. good beers & wines to match meals.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
Courtz4444
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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Hamilton, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

The flexitarians in the family love going here, the staff are well trained, well presented and engaging, the ambience is nice, and if you'e going to eat meat, this is the place to do it. Great range of cuts, high quality meat, and cooked to direction perfectly. Good wine and beer list and some excellent desserts.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Great atmosphere, great menu, great staff, great food. Only downside I thought that the drinks menu was expensive for very average selection. If you go during the day then parking can be an issue so allow plenty of time.

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

We dined here because someone recommended it...we wouldn't go back. The prices are OTT and the portions just don't measure up. $16.70 for a GLASS of wine? Really?

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hamilton
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

The staff are nice, the food is good but the price is very high. nice atmosphere. but due to the price probaly wouldnt go back

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Great meals, upmarket price, nice evening out with friends or family. have pokie machines on site. good beers & wines to match meals.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Scotch fillet cooked medium rare perfectly with fries and a beef glaze. Can't fault their steaks. Shitake and prawn risotto once again very tasty. Highly recommended.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

My friends and I decided it was time for a girls night out. We went to Smith & McKenzie at the recommendation of one of the other girls. It was very busy as it usually is but the service was still amazing. All of our meals were lovely and the atmosphere was great. We would definetely go again.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I ordered a steak which was expensive, (which I didn't mind) however I was given a choice of 1side order, I would have thought a meal would at least come with a salad and possibly potatoes without having to pay extra.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Loved the atmosphere and rustic feel of the place. The food was amazing. Literally just amazing. Price wise they were acceptable for a higher end steakhouse Staff could be a little more aware of the needs of the diners but they were very busy when we arrived. Great place and has options for functions also! Recommended

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Waikato
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I have been on several occasions and twice int he last month. On every occasion the food has been spot on. There are always plenty of staff on hand. I had the Rump Steak, wife had Eye Fillet, adult daughter had pasta and adult sons had spare ribs, burgers, fish & chips. All very satisfied.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Lynden Court | Chartwell Square, Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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