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The Saucy Chef on St Andrew

St Andrew Street | Adjacent to the Northern Tavern, Invercargill, New Zealand
+64 3-217 1980
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef cheeks” (24 reviews)
“goat” (13 reviews)
“steak” (36 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St Andrew Street | Adjacent to the Northern Tavern, Invercargill, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went there because of their rating. The place looks fancy and the interior is well done and stylishly comfortable. The menu is rather restriced towards vegetarians: soup and/or the vegetable stack. I went for the vegetable stack and was pleasantly surprised. Plenty of different...More

Thank Tijs v
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was good but I wasint to happy with the dessert they said death by Carmel more like death from no Carmel I think I was lucky to have more then half a teaspoon of Carmel in each pasty was very disappointed tbh

Thank Adog351
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rocked in the Saucy Chef for another family get together. I had the chowder again. Yep no doubt about it they serve up a consistent plate of chowder. I rated it at 7.5/10 again. Nothing wrong with that score. The chowder just didn't seem to...More

Thank Tracey-Murray P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was recommended by the people at the motel I was staying in as it was nearby. I was made to feel very welcome and the food was excellent although the portions were somewhat large. The catch of the day was very fresh and tasty.

Thank Annabel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner, food was delicious, I had the lamb rack which was cooked beautifully, and our waitress was lovely!

Thank KarynStewart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the food, the atmosphere was great and the service was excellent 👍 Refreshing to eat in such a relaxed environment

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is large but subtlety divided into smaller spaces to create a warm friendly atmosphere. The food was well presented and the beefalo was fantastic.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not realising it was the Bluff oyster festival this weekend, i guess we were lucky to get a table at this restaurant. As we had been eating for most part of the day it was going to be difficult to do this fine dinning establishment...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my partner for a meal out on a freezing cold night. Apart from being seated in the lounge for 15 minutes before being seated in the resturant, everything was absolutely outstanding. The cocktails we had were outstanding and delicious !!!!!!! The entree...More

Thank 1990J
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We've had 5 seafood chowders in 10 days while driving around the south island and theirs was THE best by far. I even tried to bribe the waitress to get me the recepie from the chef, but to no avail. The mains were excellent also....More

Thank Doug W
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Gail P
24 March 2017|
Response from thesaucychef2017 | Property representative |
Good Evening Gail, We are child friendly restaurant and at this stage do have availability for 10 people on 6th April at 7pm. If you could please email us with contact details or book online. Apologies for not being able... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Andrew Street | Adjacent to the Northern Tavern, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-217 1980
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