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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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European, Fusion, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

An eclectic range of exotic and beautifully presented dishes that had the taste buds popping. Very good staff, well briefed on the menu, gave excellent advice. The view of the river and the flora and fauna outside completed the ambience of the internal room which...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing dinner at Gothenburg last night for my partners birthday. The food was exceptional and the service by our waiter Dan was outstanding! Definitely will be back for the beef tetaki 😊

Thank 391liv
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The atmosphere buzzes here. I have been several times and it is always busy, so it is a good idea to make a booking. The premise is clean, functional and modern. The food is so fresh, it is hard not to notice how fresh the...More

Thank jbcambridge
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I love the setting of the Gothenburg lovely to look out over the Waikato . The food was great as always. We went for the chefs special which gave a great selection of small dishes. Could not fault the service. Definitely worth a visit

Thank debbie m
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Took my 14 yr old son here for lunch to have some quality mum & son time, not only was the service amazing but the food was spectacular. Will definitely bring my other 2 sons here as well.

Thank Briar G
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We always have a great meal here. What's great about it you get to try different food and can still enjoy it. The staff are very friendly.

Thank trudimarksuzanne2017
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This was such a lovely night. Great service and meal delicious. Beautiful setting overlooking the Waikato River. Will keep going back. Our group where all happy.

Thank ccmainstream
Reviewed 7 September 2018

In terms of parking because of the location best to make sure you give yourself a little extra time to get in there, park and get to the location. They are pretty strict on timing so best to organise to be there early for a...More

Thank TimB87
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Had sirloin and pannacota - impressively well done, service was great too. If you like tapas, visit them, you wont be dissapointed

Thank fanga607
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Known to be the classic good in Gothenburg and this is at a food truck at Magasinsgatan. It is delicious especially for fish lovers

Thank melinayoonglih
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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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, 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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