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Iguana St Bar & Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, New Zealand, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
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203 Victoria St, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
+64 7-834 2280
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Today
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I work in hospo myself. I know how it is. But when you don't get offered water, food takes almost an hour to come out (with a poor attitude/reason as to why), and payment takes 15 minutes to do a 3 way split, you can't help but wonder why I didn't trust the reviews on about them prior to dining... More 

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Thank Richard L
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The last 3 times I have been to Iguana (over the space of this year) the food has been amazing but the service has been terrible. It took an hour for us to get our drinks that we ordered & nearly an hour & a half to get our breads and dips. Fair enough if they were very busy, but... More 

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Thank Lisa S
Lancashire, UK
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with a few friends for dinner on the 22/11. We arrived around 8pm and made our own way to a seat as it didn't look like anyone would show us to a table after waiting a couple of minutes near the entrance cash till. After five minutes we had to get someones attention by going up and asking... More 

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Thank Leeq61
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best service and dining experience ever !! Delicious food. Wonderful menu. Fantastic service. Enjoyed every aspect of dining here. We will be returning regularly.

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Thank Holly P
Hamilton, New Zealand
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108 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here as a group of 8 on a Friday night. Place wasn't overly busy. We had an awesome waitress - she was friendly, efficient, took the time to explain any menu choices etc and interacted well with us. Meals arrived pretty quickly after ordering. I got the Fish of the Day, which was Hapuka and it was nice.... More 

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Thank JulieONZ
Wellington, New Zealand
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined here on $6. dessert night, so the place was humming. My salad was so tasty and fresh. The croissant Ice Cream was yummy and I highly recommend. The service was a little slack , due to it being so busy.

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Thank Andysafrica11
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had lots of dinner always good good sirvice lots to pick form coffee ok staff good good deals from time to time

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Thank PDM L
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We haven't been to Iguana for a while due to a bad dinner experience we had. But it popped back up onto grabone for lunch and we thought we would give it a go. We waited about 20 min for someone to take our drink orders. They arrived at the table pretty quick and the waiter was very friendly. We... More 

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Thank Lujuan S
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times in the past and was algood casual as. my recent visit was not as good i must admit. Slow service on both drinks and desert.

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Thank Talor P
Matamata, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Went on a busy Tuesday night and were offered a table straight away which we were very happy about considering the wait on tables. Iguana has always had amazing food and we were very happy with the quality for the price. However the only thing that let this visit down was the service from our waitress. She seemed disinterested and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Victoria St, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-834 2280

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?