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Smith & McKenzie Chophouse

13 Lynden Court | Chartwell Square, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Ranked #60 of 188 restaurants in Hamilton
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 17, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I have been to Smith and Mac many times for different occasions. Romantic dinners, work functions, special breakfast for the football World Cup, drinks and even in for just desert etc. It always provides good service and good food and is our usual go to place as you know that it will be a good choice. We have been here... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This was our long awaited return after poor service last time over a year ago but given the wait times, having to get up and find more drinks (ever water), chewy duck and cold vegetables... We won't be back in a hurry.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Asked for my Angus steak medium rare to rare when it was put in front of me the first time I told the waiter that it wasn't My steak as it was well done( I didn't even need to cut it you could see it was over cooked ) it was taken away and five minutes latter the same piece... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

FOUND A PIECE OF HUMAN HAIR THAT I HAD TO PULL OUT OF MY STEAK!!! in attempt to make up for it, they asked if I wanted the Chef to cook me another Steak??? I DON'T THINK SO! They said they wouldn't charge me for, so they shouldn't! and then they offered me a free side worth $6. So they... More

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HamiltonNZ
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77 reviews 77 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My first time here. I joined two friends for dinner before heading to the movies. The service was a bit slow....especially our drinks order. But when the meals arrived it was worth the wait. I had a petite eye fillet with honey glazed carrots. It looked beautiful and was amazing. The staff where really great. I was impressed at how... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Two couples went here for lunch last Saturday . The staff were very attentive, friendly and knowledgeable about the dishes on offer. We were using a voucher and that was fine. I had chicken pasta, the men had steak sandwich and my friend had big breakfast. We were all very pleased with the size and quality of the dishes, and... More

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Waikato
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I have often been to this restaurant during lunches and dinners and find it is one of the best experiences. The staff are super friendly and nothing is any trouble to tweek the menu if possible. I would always dine here.

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Hamilton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Very nice steak. Stylish restrant, a little bit expensive. Suggest to try the pre order the signature dish

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Lazy Sunday lunch at S & McK on a Grab One deal. Magic Scotch Fillet steak and a Chicken pasta. Great food in excellent surroundings.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Staff were not at all interested. Much training needed for all Not likely to go back in a hurry too many other places in town. 115 at last count.

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