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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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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goat” (21 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (18 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (8 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
St Andrew Street | Adjacent to the Northern Tavern, Invercargill, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 378 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed my meal as I usually do but the service seemed particularly slow for the amount of people that were dining that eveningMore

Thank Amanda K
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Amanda K, Thank-You for taking the time to review us, Thanks for bringing this to our attention, and our apologies that the service was not up to the usual standard. I will pass this on to the team. We hope that you will visit...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Salt and Pepper Squid cooked to perfection. Would have been nicer with a chipotle aioli. Staff were lovely . Food was pleasant but sauces were all the same

Thank wendy t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was amazing & generous size. Lovely wine & fantastic service. Had a great night & their free shuttle took me back to my hotel afterwards.

Thank Roxanne M
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Roxanne M Thank-You for your feedback, we are pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and we look forward to seeing you next time. Kind Regards James Botting Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to try this place after reading reviews. So glad we went. Hubby and I loved every bit of it. From the very friendly staff to the great food. This will be on our list on our visits to Invercargill from now on. In...More

Thank pepperkaz
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for feedback, we are happy that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, look forward to seeing you next time. James Botting Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outstanding restaurant all round... The Pork Belly entree, and the Beefalo were excellent. The restaurant is a good couple of kilometres walk from the city centre, but the walk was well worth it. They also offered me a courtesy ride back to...More

1  Thank TheBismarck
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi TheBismarck The team at The Saucy Chef are pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us, We look forward to seeing you next time. James Botting Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the saucy chef for my daughters birthday. Although we knew the meals were of a decent size we still could not resist having a three course dinner. I had the sweetbreads entrée an eye fillet as main and shared a trio of...More

2  Thank Jessie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited first time due to all the great reviews with my partner. He ordered the lamb shanks and trio of icecream which were excellent. I ordered the surf and turf which was terrible steak, ordered rare and it came out medium, unrested so it haemorrhaged...More

Thank K C
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there K C, we are very disappointed to hear about your unsatisfactory experience with us. I can assure you this does not reflect our usual high standard. It would be very appreciated if you could please contact us so we can get more details...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first meal at the Saucy Chef. It was a Tuesday night and still reasonably busy. The staff all went over and above, particularly our waitress whose name I've forgotten. She was genuine, helpful, friendly in a nice natural not over the top...More

1  Thank Deb P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a wonderful menu filled with game options. The food is prepared to a world class standard and the service is amazing.

2  Thank AA J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and exceptional service from Dayna. Our table ranged from elderly to kids and everyone enjoyed the meal and atmosphere. Music is great and subtle. Thanks saucy crew for making delicious meals for our family. We will be back.

3  Thank ludimac
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Gail P
24 March 2017|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 42
Meals
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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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