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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
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Healthy, 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 442 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We love dining at the Saucy Chef.Firstly our own waiter Samanto greets us with a wonderfull smile, knows exactly what we want to eat and drink and delivers to us our beautifully prepared and presented meal. Many thanks. It's also great to see whole families...More

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a very enjoyable experience from the moment we walked into the restaurant. Jordan our waitress was very accommodating, checking frequently throughout the evening to see if we needed anything. The meal was superb. Well presented and of a very high standard. Thanks to...More

Thank DawnC79
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi DawnC79, First of all i would like to say thankyou for your Tripadvisor review, this is much appreicated. Thankyou for your lovely comments about Jordan, i will pass this onto her, she will be pleased to hear that you loved your evening with us....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always fantastic food and amazing service! Once again thank you for a beautiful evening! Cheers 🥂More

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

Hi Kym R, Thankyou for review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us, as you know we take pride in excellent Food & Service, so we are pleased to see that mentioned in your review. We look foward to seeing you next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favourite place to dine. Excellent food and service in great surroundings. Nice place for a group or a quiet meal for two. Also very competitive pricing for the high standard of dining provided. Best to book online before you go to make sure you...More

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

Hi django r, Thankyou for your review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to seeing you again next time. Kind Regards, James Botting Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food are at a high quality standard. Thoroughly enjoyed my time spent at The Saucy Chef. Definitely recommended!

Thank krystaljayne
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Found resturant atmosphere great for occasion Relaxed night Food was very good staff very friendly Def return again

2  Thank donna k
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The dining was clean and well lit. The menu was explained throughly, meal was excellent. The staff were very accommodating to all our wishes for the evening. Well worth the visit. Would highly recommend Saucey Chef Restaurant to those who wish to dine out in...More

Thank 139mareeo
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

After reading the reviews we decided it would be ok to book in, my only initial reservation was that the menu was far to extensive which usually heralds disaster, I wasn't far wrong. I ordered prawn salad, my husband squid, mine was heavily reliant on...More

3  Thank Lisa O
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Lisa O, Thankyou for your feedback it is greatly appreciated. But i am Terribly disappointed to read this review, as we pride ourselves here at The Saucy Chef for excellent food and service, Our Chef's standard is incredibly high as you would have seen...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Had great expectations based on the reviews. Unfortunately this restaurant would not survive in any other part of the country. I suspect the locals like it because your get lots of chips with your meal. Sure there were plenty of staff on hand, but none...More

1  Thank Shayne T
thesaucychef2017, Manager at The Saucy Chef on St Andrew, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Shayne T, Thankyou for you review. I am disappointed to read your review, as we pride ourselves here at The Saucy Chef for excellent food and service. Our Chef's take pride in the work they do, as this is noted in our other 5...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 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
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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, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 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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