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“An awesome evening”

The Saucy Chef on St Andrew
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Ranked #5 of 119 Restaurants in Invercargill
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $69
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 17 March 2024

The chowder soup was excellent, dumplings also. The chicken menue was a very good composition and we dont know which desert was better: creme brulee or the banoffee jar. And the service was very attentive!

Date of visit: March 2024
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Restaurant Manager, General Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2024

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. We are so glad you had an enjoyable night here and we look forward to seeing you next time.

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Reviewed 16 March 2024

We dined in the conservatory, great light & warmth. Great choice of menu dishes. Delicious food. I had the lamb hot pot with a rich sauce. Attentive staff. Prompt service on a busy Saturday night.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Restaurant Manager, General Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2024

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you had a good night here at The Saucy Chef. We look forward to seeing you next time.

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Reviewed 4 March 2024

Hi it was a busy night at Saucy chef on Saturday and I'm not sure the staff were quite able to cope with that. We had a few hiccups i.e. one in our party did not get his entree and we asked for some tomato sauce to go with the chips but we are still waiting for that. Two of us ordered the chicken salad, the chicken was dry and the salad was minuscule, not good value for money. On the other hand I had the seafood chowder which was the best chowder that I have ever had.

Date of visit: March 2024
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Restaurant Manager, General Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2024

Hi Sue, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sorry to hear about the hiccups you experienced during your visit. We appreciate your comments and will address them with our team to ensure a better experience for all our guests.

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Reviewed 20 February 2024 via mobile

Very intentive staff
Casual and still polite
Probably best euro style food in town
Thank you to the staff front and kitchen

Date of visit: February 2024
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Madison O'Kane, General Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2024

Thank you so much for your kind words, Tom! we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 18 February 2024

We went to TSC for an early dinner after a weekend in the Catlins and the food - Southern fried chicken and mashed potatoes for me, and duck for my companion - was fresh tasty, hot and delicious. But what made the restaurant one we cant wait to return to was to lovely service which was attentive but relaxed. The bread and garlic butter would feed a family of four, and our server happily parclled it up for us to have for breakfast next morning (and it was delicious). If youre in the locale, pop in. In fact, it might even be worth a detour for, cos you wont find quality service and value like this in many places.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Restaurant Manager, General Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2024

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so happy to hear that you had a great experience here at the saucy chef. We look forward to seeing you again!

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