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) #7 of 305 Restaurants in Hamilton ₹₹₹₹ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
14 bridge st Hamilton, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 4329
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
14 bridge st Hamilton, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very welcoming venue on a cold winters evening, plenty of ambience and absolutely stunning food. Chim Choo Ree never fails to impress return diners or those experiencing it for the first time. It is the clever combination of seasonal flavours, freshest of ingredients and...More

Thank MelindaOrmond
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not good value for money. The decor was very basic and food were very small helping for the price charged. Very hard to access even by foot and very hard to get parking nearby

Thank medihah2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

A special evening out. We enjoyed a great evening with superb food, well cooked and delicious. The wine was excellent and the servise spot on. A great place to eat.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our new favourite restaurant. Not too sure when I first looked at the menu as nothing jumped out at me, but the food way exceeded expectations. I had the goat's cheese tortelini which is something I'd never tasted before. It was divine! Followed...More

Thank kiwi101NewZealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had anticipated a good night out for my wife's birthday and Chim-choo-ree was a place we hadn't tried before but had heard good things about. All I can say is underwhelmed!! No cocktails available which was a downer on a special occasion. Entrees were OK...More

Thank eje113
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big group, well catered for, very good food, quite open and informal. Food very good, prices okay, decent wine list

Thank chitake
Reviewed 8 June 2017

What a lovely surprise lunch at Chim Choo Ree was. A beautiful old building with a delightful arrangement of a variety of Art Deco lamp shades above the counter on entry. Our waitress was knowledgeable, charming and efficient.Food was to die for

Thank clearyj2017
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Took my wife of 21 years for an anniversary dinner out. Can't say much about the place as we were mostly gazing into each other's eyes but man o man was to the right place to go. Sensitive staff, excellent food wonderful night. Xxx

Thank i-r-mikey
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group of 30 friends for a joint birthday celebration. The food was sensational, great selection of craft beer and good quality wine. Staff were awesome!! Night to remember

Thank Braveheart14
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went to chim choo ree with my colleagues for a Christmas lunch. The ambience is good but thr is not enough parking in front of the restaurant. Food came promptly and service was good. Food presentation was also very good but the taste wS not...More

Thank garima14
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18 May 2017|
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Response from WTRNZ | Reviewed this property |
Mostly yes. But Thu-Sat seems to be more adult.
Marcus R
7 April 2017|
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Response from 675nigelg | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for long time taken to reply. Fine dining.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 bridge st Hamilton, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 4329
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