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17 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-834 3562
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (311 reviews)
“polenta chips” (33 reviews)
“pork belly” (59 reviews)
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European, Fusion, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first visit to Gothenburg and we were not disappointed, we ordered some dishes to share. One of the things that impressed us was any of the dishes that we served in portions the staff were very accommodating to make sure there were...More

Thank VW-Foodies
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a place, there was so much tasty food, my husband and I were absolutely stuffed after. Excellent attentive staff too.

Thank BananaramaBananarama
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Never expected our experience was so amazing. Delightful food with impressive service, smiling and efficient staff. Definitely need to visit again.

Thank TongL196
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to lunch for my birthday. We saw Gothenburg was highly rated so we decided to try it. It was our best meal in New Zealandand, it was our 16th day. We ordered cocktails and a variety of food. They have a chart for...More

Thank 259angiem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a big group so we ordered the set menu. I was still so so hungry afterwards and had to grab a meal straight after. They served mostly chilled foods. The steak was WELL over done. Can’t believe they served that. Would have made a...More

1  Thank 709afrikam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here last week with friends. We thought the chefs choice would be their best dishes and good value for a large group. But wasn’t. Too much seafood and not enough food. Some dishes were beautiful but not enough of them. Nice staff but...More

3  Thank Overbitetoyou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 of us shared 6 dishes so chose 2 each. I ended up trying things I wouldn't normally eat - salmon soaked in gin with melon, and calamari. Everything was so tasty and beautifully presented. The service was great and the timing between dishes was...More

Thank liffy10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

9 of us went there last night. We were recommended ”Fixed menu” or “chefs choice”. Between 9 of us, most dishes we were only offered 2 plates/enough for 7 of us. It took ages between each dish. Too many raw dishes, and non of the...More

Thank forestlake2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So good for sharing food and has such a fun environment with amazing staff!! 100% recommend going here!

Thank Tour20535245791
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and I friend went for an afternoon outing and it was a great experience! We chose a selection to share, I’m vegetarian and they had tons of options which we could both enjoy 😍 We ended up ordering 4 sharing plates and a bottle...More

Thank Vicky B
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2018|
Response from Carlgothenburg | Property representative |
Hello, please call us at the restaurant and we can talk about some options. 07-8343562
Richard C
3 May 2017|
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Response from thenzfoodies | Reviewed this property |
I thought their response was witty and well thought out. They provided evidence dismissing your wife's claims that the chilli burnt her mouth. I myself have eaten the dish as well as many of my friends and we not once have... More
Kathryn H
12 April 2017|
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Response from Carlgothenburg | Property representative |
Hello We recommend 4 or 5 tapas for a table 2. Hope to see you soon Cheers Carl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-834 3562
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Gothenburg serves a great selection of tapas. We focus on having a relaxed atmosphere combined with excellent service. We have a beautiful view of Waikato River from our dining room and outdoor terrace, and are located just a minutes walk from the main street.
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