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Iguana St Bar & Restaurant

203 Victoria St, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
(07) 834 2280
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Ranked #56 of 193 Restaurants in Hamilton
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Sep 5, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Nelson, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Humans are creatures of habit, so we went back here after 10 years since our last visit and enjoyed yet another great meal. Thank you. Attentive but not overly so, variety of food options, loved the cup of seafood chowder.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Attended a farewell dinner and the service and standards in the private back bar/restaurant were great. Happy to recommend the Iguana restaurant.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Took my daugter for lunch with her patner and brother , They had salads and pizza nice they enjoyed it . I had lamb shank i thought.was not a shank. That came out as advertised on menu but suposely shank meat on a bun. Broth was watery and no flavour .glad i only paid 12 - 15dallors for this .wouldnt... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

IF you do nothing else have the dessert platter! Iguana has a lovely ambience, relaxed atmosphere, and even though we were late diners, we did not feel rushed out the door. Reasonable prices, and we left feeling very satisfied. We would definitely return here.

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

An interesting and very bubbly spot, there is lots of seating and lots of guests so not for a romantic evening but if you want to be in the midst of it all - perfect. There is a seating area for group bookings so if you are organising a work funtion etc this could be the place for you. The... More

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I don't frequent Iguana very much anymore due to past experiences, and this visit was similar to previous ones. We decided to eat at Iguana as there wasn't alot of choice in regards to what was open on a Monday night. We had a colleague from Wellington here so needed to take him out for dinner. The restaurant was not... More

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Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This place is a favorite of my friends and I can see why. Service was good as well as the food. Had the chilli lime prawns over pasta. Very yummy. The salads were huge and looked tasty. Could easily go back.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Really let down by my experience at Iguana. I understand that Hamilton has a large student base and perhaps this Restaurant was trying to cater to that demographic, however if you are a couple or even just out by yourself looking for a nice lunch this is not somewhere I would recommend. The food options were minimal and everything seemed... More

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auckland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Exceptional Friendly attentive service, have been to this restaurant a few times and never been disappointed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The service was avarage. The food was very good, fresh and the dishis had a nice presentation. Recommended.

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