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Huntsman Steakhouse - CLOSED

311 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 8009
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
19 Jan 2016
“waste of money. steer clear”
27 Oct 2015
“Leaking roof”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Italian, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
311 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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61 - 70 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 2 January 2012

You can expect a nicely done steak at the Huntsman. The salad bar is simple, but pleasant enough. The dressings could use an upgrade; at the time we saw two: an Italian and perhaps a ranch. The restrooms need a severe overhaul, perhaps a revamped...More

Thank Whats4dessert
PeterBDunedin, Owner at Huntsman Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2012

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. From the information that you have provided it is apparent that you visited us on Christmas Day. Unfortunately bering a Public Holiday it was very difficult to plan for the day with most of the...More

Reviewed 28 December 2011

The Huntsman is in a less fashionable part of George Street and is not a large restaurant. However, they can cook a truly memorable steak. The salads at the salad bar are well above average and no one would ever go away dissatisfied with the...More

Thank GingePalmy
PeterBDunedin, Owner at Huntsman Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2012

Thank you for taking the time to comment - I am very pleased that you were happy with your steak and the salad bar Thanks again Peter B Owner

Reviewed 6 December 2011

My wife and I like a good steak and always try to look for a good steak on our trips all over the world. This has included places that cost several times more than here. So far, the Steak Madagascar at the Huntsman is the...More

Thank jtcs
PeterBDunedin, Owner at Huntsman Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2011

Thank you for visiting the Huntsman Steakhouse and for your great review. I am so pleased that we were able to porvide you with food that you enjoyed. We only buy the best steak and we do our very best to present in simply and...More

Reviewed 30 October 2011

NZ's first restaurant - still looks a bit like the 70s - but the steak is great. Lot sof options for how you want to have it. The salad bar is a bit 1970s too though, sadly. Could really do with an update. Don't expect...More

Thank KiwiRugbyMum
Reviewed 18 July 2011

Cosy restaurant with intimate booths and unpretentious atmosphere. Served by Peter who really made us feel at home. We both had fillet steak cooked medium rare which was exquisite. Ordered fries as an accompaniment, and would highly recommend. Personally would titivate the salad bar, as...More

Thank mirthnz
Reviewed 30 March 2011

Maybe the best steak we've had,1 kilo to share,prime export.Don't expect 5 star but be hungry.You will need a doggy bag!

Thank TravelingWilburys11
PeterBDunedin, Owner at Huntsman Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2011

Thanks for coming to the Huntsman and enjoying our steak - we only buy the best - our motto is to make it good and keep it simple - great steak speaks for itself - thanks again fro choosing us and for your review

Reviewed 18 December 2010

had a great meal, food served quickly and was well looked after even on what was a very busy night. Highly recommended

Thank jymc
Reviewed 31 August 2010

We recently called in and had a meal on our return journey from the North Island. I had dined at the Huntsman about 18 months ago, unfortunately this time the meal was not up to what it was when I last dined. The salad bar...More

1  Thank LesPlemonandp
PeterBDunedin, Owner at Huntsman Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2010

Hi Firstly I am astounded that it took 40miniutes on a quiet night for your food to arrive Secondly we pride ourselves in cooking steak as ordered and on checking that steak is cooked to our customers satisfcation - I am very disa ppointed that...More

Reviewed 16 July 2010

We returned to this restaurant having been there last year. Once again we were more than pleased both with the quality of the meal (steak both times - every time!) and the friendly and efficient service. Had I read previous reviews of the Huntsman before...More

Thank GWillSydney
Reviewed 29 November 2009

Excellent steak, we went twice during our trip to Dunedin and both times we weren't disappointed. Definitely a must-go!

Thank cldy
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 8009
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