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Smith & McKenzie Chophouse

13 Lynden Court | Chartwell Square, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Ranked #50 of 222 Restaurants in Hamilton
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
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This place does lovely steak: tender, cooked as ordered and very tasty (especially the smoked T-bone, which was delicious) but pricey:in most cases about $36 for a steak, sauce and a side. A platter to share was very generous and tasty, the pork belly starter was great, and everyone raved about the deserts, which were huge portions. However, many of... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Steak was tough and chewy... considering its a steak house i thought ordering steak would be a good idea however i wasnt able to eat it. Must say the staff were great. Said they would tell the chef and pull that batch of steak and gave me a voucher for my next visit. Great service. Food average.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Went here with family for a birthday and though it wasn't bad I doubt I'll go back. Sadly for me nothing stood out, the food was ok but really pricey for what you got, the service was decent and the place itself was nice. I just can't see what would make this place great. If you want awesome there's better,... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I was given some vouchers from work for this place so thought I would take the family and give it a go. I had the 'signature dish' aged prime rib slow cooked for 18 hours, my wife had the Waikato organic lamb duo and the kids had ribs and cheese burgers. The main was amazing and I highly recommend it... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I visited this place for my birthday dinner. I went there without any reservations on a Wednesday evening. It was packed but we did get a table in 10-15 minutes. Highlights of my visit: Staff - very friendly Ambiance - excellent Appetizers - The waitress did mess up by informing us a wrong special and serving something else. Nonetheless it... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The attached pub complete with pool table and scruffy men really detracts from what was excellent service and food. The service was prompt and friendly and the meat excellent. Great wines and excellent selection of tap beer. Get rid of the pub.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Nice, big restaurant dining area with good space for your chairs to go in and out. We lunched in the restaurant and were met as we walked in by a cheerful waitress who showed us to a suitable table, near the window. Was raining outside so was quite nice watching it. Meal served in timely manner, preceded by a winning... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you like steak this is the place to come. But it can get very busy and alas my husbands order of medium, came well done but wasn't a problem. The steak tastes great but unless you order lots of vegetables (sides) you will miss your greens - but with the size of the steaks its hard to eat both!... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Went for tea with family on the weekend and found it to be a popular restaurant with the decor very interesting and how they have decorated the place.The meal was very good and the service was also good. As a steak house i would have thought that the menu would have more variety with their steaks as the choices were... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We just took our family of teenage boys out to this place to celebrate a family birthday. We didn't have high expectations for a steakhouse in the suburbs, but were pleasantly surprised. It is a large and popular restaurant. The decor was modern, tasteful, and a bit querky. There was an open fire which was lent a nice ambience to... More 

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Additional Information about Smith & McKenzie Chophouse

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

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