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Custom Steak House

Strathallan Street, Timaru, New Zealand
+64 3-684 5528
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (53 reviews)
“croquettes” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
Strathallan Street, Timaru, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time here the food was fabulous very tasty indeed, the service was very good to say there was only 1 guy doing it, a great night great meal but the price was steep at the end, dont mind paying for top food and service...More

Thank yourworsenightmare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the superior quality dining options in Timaru. Steaks are all cooked to perfection and the fries are a must which are triple cooked in duck fat. Great service and venue to match, highly recommended if you are a steak connoisseur or want to...More

Thank SanjTripNZ
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place to eat the food and service were first class and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal

Thank Plum12
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Been here before in 2016 and had the chef competition special - lamb 2 ways. It was so delicious and creative. Went back again in Dec 2017, service still top notch, food was great except steak was slightly over cooked (asked for medium rare but...More

Thank Beaniebean7
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Looked up trip advisor for a restaurant to go to and chose the custom steak house.We had a lovely meal,both had steaks and were cooked to perfection.They have a good wine list and the waiter had a good knowledge of wine.The service was great and...More

Thank Vaughan D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you are looking for somewhere special to celebrate and occasion then this is a good choice. The service isn't fast but the food is great and front of house engaging but not in your space. Great for couples or groups.

Thank jmd632017
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Wow! Arrived with no reservation. It just happened that 3 other groups arrived at exactly the same time. Maitre'd, waiter, wine waiter (all one person) took it in his stride. Service was exemplary. The restaurant had a really comfy ambience which encouraged interaction with other...More

Thank daveanddihall
Reviewed 30 May 2017

So so so good - I don't know how he does it but steak is perfect - Suggest partnering with duck fat potatoes - I have traveled a bit but have not found anything to go past it.

Thank AJ B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Yum Yum Yum. We all enjoyed our steaks and we also had a selection of side dishes. I highly recommend the duck fat chips. Pretty good value - the most expensive thing on the menu was about $35 and was a huge steak with a...More

Thank chrisanddon2016
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Fantastic service, attentive waiter, delicious food. However the restaurant itself was like a fridge. Both in the side bar where we had predinner drinks and in the restaurant we were frozen. The waiter turned on the heater when we arrived in the bar and it...More

Thank nettie19602016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strathallan Street, Timaru, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-684 5528
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