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150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 9099
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza bread” (9 reviews)
“pork” (20 reviews)
“croquettes” (7 reviews)
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New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 366 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Busy but really cool staff. Good surprise in Hamilton. I got there without reservations but the staff offered us some place to wait outside. It was a lovely weather so we decided to stay even after they offered us a table. Good food and wine...More

Thank Flavio S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was one of a group of 16 who dined at the Furnace. Across the board the food was excellent and the service was first class. To top it all off Grace was amazing. By far the best waitress I have ever had. No one...More

Thank Voyager15090062104
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dined at Furnace on 3 occasions. Every time I have been impressed with my meal and the service. The wine service was fantastic, we were offered a taste to help us decide between a couple of wines. The last dinner was on a...More

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking along the street looking for somewhere to eat. Furnace was busy and that’s usually a good sign. We asked if there was a table and were told it would be 20 minutes before one was ready. We decided to wait and were...More

1  Thank GrantH1160
Reviewed 11 October 2018

exellent experience for opening the door Friendly helpful staff ( we had booked) seated straight away, very busy (saturday night) Food deilghtful tasty well presented not to much .Partner had trio of pork recond it was great I had fish with a side of steamed...More

Thank Pete A
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Had the pate (fantastic), and the 'trio of pork' followed by the apple and apricot tart. All the food was excellent. The staff were friendly. Overall an excellent dining experience. I would have given it 5 stars except that my table for one was not...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The food and service is great we visited on Sunday night after five days in Hamilton and eating out every night and wish we found the place on night one

Thank deluxenette
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Five of us for dinner with all different tastes, the food was absolutely fantastic , the service was brilliant.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Food was AMAZING, favourite restaurant in Hamilton! Prices a bit on the steep side but well worth it!

Thank Ongaunderarmour
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Great service all around, especially by our waitress Georgia (she made the best coffee). Food and wine was delicious and would definitely come back again! Would recommend to stop and have dinner here if youre coming through Hamilton.

Thank aprylmcentee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 9099
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The Furnace menu provides for many tastes, with a wide range of pizzas, pastas and salads as well as generous and familiar main meals. The drinks list features quality tap beers such as Heineken, Tiger and Monteiths as well as more than 60 wines from New Zealand and abroad. Featuring leather booths, oak joinery and distinctive schist stonework, the décor is stylish and comfortable and the staff are friendly and attentive. Whether it be an intimate meal for two or a celebratory dinner for twenty, you'll be glad you chose Furnace.
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