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Victoria Street Bistro Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
153 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
+64 7-839 4444
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
153 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife took me to VSB for fathers day, food and service show why it is continually rated one of the, if not the best restaurant in the Waikato. We both had the duck for starters was excellent and I was impressed with the portion...More

1  Thank Shane B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a quick business lunch.Fast service and impeccable food...highly recommend this place. The prices are slightly high and the service iscattentive but not intrusive...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top shelf, they deliver fantastic service with a smile, great food and ambience. We dined as a group of six, all enjoying our entrees and mains. All very very good. The desert maybe left a little room for improvement. Overall a great night out

Thank WOW2010
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were a group of 7 women having a catch up dinner and we were extremely well looked after. Our waitress was fabulous and had great information about each of the dishes and recommendations for us. We started with the little ciabatta buns that are...More

1  Thank 871glynnisa
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A group of 7 dined here on a Thursday night. Great food and great staff, as you'd expect. Fantastic ambience.

1  Thank stevebB419SO
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Intimate seating... love the window seats.. good food and service But a bit over priced not suitable for young families but great a for date night

Thank pamela w
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here a few times for lunch and dinner. You need to make a reservation to eat here. It's a small place but worth going. We didn't make a reservation this day and they accommodated us as best they could. I ordered the duck...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

To dwell on the only negative, we asked for still and sparkling water as we were seated, subsequently asked for repeats of each, and somewhat naively did not realise the four bottles were to cost us $48.00 total!

Thank Johna8243833
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Came here for a business lunch. Service was perfect, not intrusive but attentive. This is a difficult balance to master. I was impressed. I tried the Fish Poke. The fish was very fresh although I am not sure the flavour combinations worked for me. The...More

Thank Don_K_Kingston
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner with a great wine selection and nice atmosphere. Great service too, thanks!

Thank Richard-Vicki B
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Questions & Answers
12 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from TheLawrensonG | Property representative |
Hello, You are unfortunately not able to dine here if you are under the age of 18 without your parent/s or legal guardian.
3 May 2016|
Response from TheLawrensonG | Property representative |
You sure can! We don't take bookings for coffee but walk-ins are welcome if space Is available. Give us a call in advance if you are wanting to check space availability, however after work you should be fine.
11 February 2015|
Response from TheLawrensonG | Property representative |
Yes we can, If you wish to arrange this please phone 078340912 Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 4444
  • E-mail
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