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Custom Steak House

Strathallan Street, Timaru, New Zealand
+64 3-684 5528
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (52 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 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place for great steaks and the wine jus sauce is the best anywhere. Dessert was also great had salted caramel popcorn sundae. Needs more wine selection to make a 5 star. Serve was fast we were there Tuesday night and busy. Highly recommend.

Thank CMB783
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We have eaten at this restaurant previously and to be honest the meal served was not to the usual standard. The entrees were solid but the main of steak was disappointing, to say the least. Two out of the four did not finish theirs. Two...More

Thank Cara G
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Sadly disappointing, we waited an hour for our food which was very pricey and small. The steaks were over cooked and some of the vegetables came to the table burnt.The service wasn't very good, nobody told us why we were waiting so long for our...More

Thank Steph_uknz
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant tonight with my husband, daughter and in-laws from overseas for what we expected to be a nice Christmas eve dinner in a very well rated steak house. But we were sorely disappointed on a number of counts. We ordered 2 entrees...More

Thank anivre
Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you are looking for simply the best steak in New Zealand, look no further. Custom Steak House know how the cook the best quality meat to perfection.

1  Thank TheunsH
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We went out with friends for Xmas meal. Lovely food but was a very expensive meal. The entree of deep fried Camembert was lovely. The main of lamb rack done to perfection and dessert just finished it off.

Thank Kartonfamily
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Three of us visited this place, ordering steaks cooked to differing tastes (one person disappointingly opting for medium well done). Steaks were perfectly cooked, with great sides and sauces. We make an effort to come here each time we are in Timaru with work.

1  Thank dropey69
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Didn't expect much from Custom Steak House so was pleasantly surprised to find a classic steak house offering decent quality beef with all the traditional sides one expects. Prime ribs were served with potatoes served in pretty well any way that took your fancy. We...More

Thank Rhysd61
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great food with friends. I choose a steak and it was perfectly cooked. I was surprised how busy it was. Good service, you certainly pay for what you get.

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Wouldn't go again over priced and service appalling , primarily a function centre not interested in individually diners

1  Thank JanDarryl M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
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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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