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Chefs International Restaurant

27 D Collingwood Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 6599
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (30 reviews)
“naans” (19 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, International, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 D Collingwood Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly eat at Chefs. We have never once been disapointed with our meal. We ate there last weekend and had a cheese and garlic naan. We have never had naan bread anywhere else that is as good as they make. our main meals were...More

Thank sandyjh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered Lamb and Spinach. Absolutely delicious. Atmosphere was warm and welcoming. Service is simply the best. Impressive variety in the menu with vegetarian options and gluten-free available too. We will be back for more.

Thank KrisLiss
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I decided to have dinner here after finding out they had moved from Garden Place and wanted to see the new venue. It's beautiful, tidy, clean and the service is fantastic. I was greeted with a smile and friendly conversation which was a very nice...More

Thank corona16
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I have had many visits to Chefs - mainly lunches but also the occasional takeaway and dine in. The food is always excellent and the service very friendly. Highly recommended

Thank OldCodger1958
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I have been there a few times with my family and have enjoyed the good food, good people and good service every time. Cheers!

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

By far the best Indian meal I have eaten out in Hamilton & Waikato :-) The chef's use of fresh spices & ingredients all made from scratch is evidential in its taste & sadly a rarity in many other Indian restaurants today in NZ. I...More

Thank 007adventure
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We have been eating at Chefs for many years, at their old premises and at the new one.We have always had wonderful food with friendly relaxed service and at a very reasonable price. Went this time after being at Waikato Stadium watching rugby. A great...More

Thank sand120
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit after reading a positive review in local newspaper. I had the prawn curry and parantha. The food is cooked freshly so be prepared to wait a little while longer and your patience will be rewarded, my prawn curry was probably...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

called for a takeaway and was not sure if would be able to be made as a big group had come in. Arrived before time spoke to waitress and yes would be ready. There was a big table of 20 so was surprised to get...More

Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Their new premises are gorgeous and the food is still wonderful. I plan to suggest Chef's International to my photography club for its annual dinner now that it can accommodate a larger group.

Thank TravelPhotog001
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22 June 2016|
Response from Chefs01 | Property representative |
Yes we are. 11.30am till late Monday to Saturday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 D Collingwood Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 6599
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