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Victoria Street Bistro

$$$$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, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
153 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

When we asked our 11 year old grandson where he would like to go for his birthday we were expecting something a little less grand (and less expensive) than Victoria St Bistro. However, he was aware they do a steak tartare and as that is...More

Thank Fairyroro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service. The food was fabulous and a nice amount. They acknowledged my birthday with a lovely plate of goodies at the end. A lovely way to end a super night.

Thank Maureen A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Victoria Street Bistro presents excellent meals and managed to avoid the distressing levels of noise that are found in a great many restaurants. Well done.

Thank regular634
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location, service and food choices. Great value and ambience. Also a great breakfast destination.

Thank Clanstone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of four. Found the service staff to be friendly and accommodating for special dietary needs. With a well thought out space it’s easy to hold conversation. Where you can enjoy the taste filled selection on the menu. It’s is at the higher end...More

Thank nztraveler88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have since returned to VSB and it was such a great experience this time! Perhaps the menu has changed or something since my last visit but the portions were much much bigger! The lamb was so incredible! I loved how different it was to...More

Thank hamiltonfoooodie
Reviewed 28 April 2018

An amazing experience!! Venturing out for a family lunch we were captivated by the staff's attention to detail which was second to none. The food was divine, full of flavour with subtle notes popping in my mouth. This is an establishment I would put at...More

2  Thank bradleyw22
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The menu is small but full of yummy sounding temptations. The beef cheeks are particularly good, with beautiful potato and succulent meat. A lot of pride has been put not the presentation of each dish. The menu is really pricey and only a couple of...More

Thank whatdowedonext
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Wow. Five stars to this place. We got a grab one voucher and wow. The ciabatta butter garlic bread was beautiful. I ordered the chicken and prawn laksa the best I have ever ever ever had. my friend ordered the chicken parmasean she absolutely loved...More

Thank leighNz
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We went here recently as a group of 10 for my husband’s 30th birthday. The staff were amazing and we could bring along decorations etc for the table. Delicious food and great service!

Thank Margie B
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Questions & Answers
6 January 2018|
Response from TheLawrensonG | Property representative |
We can certainly help you with this. Please call our Functions team on 07 834 0912 they will be able to assist you.
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30 December 2017|
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Response from PatGoulden | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual
sylvain d
30 December 2017|
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Response from Katieclem46 | Reviewed this property |
Hamilton is reasonably casual throughout but VSB is one of the best restaurants in town. Smart casual, but dress up if you feel like it, it is New Year’s Eve after all!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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Victoria St Bistro is Hamilton’s newest premium dining experience
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