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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” (291 reviews)
“polenta chips” (31 reviews)
“pork belly” (53 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
European, Fusion, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff, great atmosphere, fabulous food. Can not fault this place. Been 4 times over the past year with different people and each time was exceptional. Highly recommend to one and all.

Thank Sue663
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another of Hamilton’s dining gems. Gothenburg has it all going on with an amazing range of tapas and accompanied drinks. Brilliant ambience and environment down by the river. This place is always busy so book in advance and be aware that parking can be a...More

Thank richriley72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the selection of tapas and wine. Beautiful flavours. Certainly one of our best restaurants in the city.

Thank marz022016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic dinner great service and great food. We had a vegetarian in our party and there was great choice. Deserts were amazing

Thank lynnefrench7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a table and advised we had two lively preteen girls. We are aware that people come to have a "grown up" night out at such places and we did not want to be seated in an area in which our girls might disturb...More

Thank Pathfinder825864
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really good place for tapas. Good for sharing. Me and my mates we all really enjoy the food. Service was really good

Thank Manish_B28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was the first time I had been to Gothenburg and absolutely loved it! Staff were lovely and food was amazzzinnng. Loved every dish we had but the lamb was definitely my favourite. It is one of the best places I have been to in Hamilton.

Thank Claudiapjones
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a hidden gem. Had a stunning lunch very friendly service and the food was outstanding. The food was simply amazing and we had a wide selection from the meat, fish and vegetable sections. We will be back

Thank Triumphstreet
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent lunch had by all. Every dish was a taste delight. They had a great vareity to choose from for those with specific dietary requirements. The service was excellent.

Thank Kiwitraveller_8
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We have just had the most delicious lunch at Gothenburg today. All our tapas were cooked to perfection. The staff are friendly and helpful. Service was excellent. We will be back. Highly recommend

Thank SherylNZ
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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
3 May 2016|
Response from Carlgothenburg | Property representative |
Hi there! You are most welcome to come in for a coffee any time. During the day time our bar area operates a little like a café, we have a cabinet full of goodies and the espresso machine is of course humming away all day... More
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
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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