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Things to do in Hamilton City

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Garden
“Feel like your visiting different gardens from around the world in 1 place. ”
  • 112 locals recommend
History Museum
“The Waikato Museum is a regional museum located in Hamilton central city. If you would like to know more about Waikato's history, this world class museum will be a great place to go.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Playground
“A short drive and well worth a look. Excellent playground of the kids, a 30 minute walk around the entire lake and cafe/bar with nice views.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“A very large shopping complex located about 10-15 minutes drive away. Free parking.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Zoo
“Take a picnic with you as there are lots of green spaces at the zoo to stop and enjoy.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Fabulous shopping mall.. one of Hamilton's first! Has been upgraded over the years and will have everything you need. Free parking.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Located in the centre of Hamilton City, a great mall with free parking (validate your ticket at the info centre!), also easy walking distance to the unit.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great Shops a Food Hall, and Cafe's and Restaurants, Acquisitions is a great shop for NZ Souveniers ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“With a large outdoor area in amongst the brewing tanks, the Dining Hall is the perfect spot for enjoying a glass of beer in the sunshine. Good George’s menu is crafted to match the beers, and their award winning ‘Blue Me, I’m Irish’ burger has gone on to receive popular acclaim. Proudly Hamilton, proudly Waikato - these enthusiasts are local favourites and community heroes. People gather a few times a week for confession, under the stained glass windows depicting hops and beer.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“This is a Swedish restaurant and we go there quite often. Its not cheap but the food and service is great ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“International Rugby Fields. Park your car and a 20 minute walk to Stadium. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Casino
“Lots of choices for food and entertainment in one spot, has The Confinement Room, Ten pin bowling and of course gambling.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 6 locals recommend
University
“10-15 minute walk to campus. ATM, bank and postal services are available here. The annual Balloons Over Waikato Nightglow is held here. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Located 100m down the road, try one of their whacky flavours or stick to the tried and true then enjoy the sunshine at the park across the road”
  • 8 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“With a large outdoor area in amongst the brewing tanks, the Dining Hall is the perfect spot for enjoying a glass of beer in the sunshine. Good George’s menu is crafted to match the beers, and their award winning ‘Blue Me, I’m Irish’ burger has gone on to receive popular acclaim. Proudly Hamilton, proudly Waikato - these enthusiasts are local favourites and community heroes. People gather a few times a week for confession, under the stained glass windows depicting hops and beer.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“This is a Swedish restaurant and we go there quite often. Its not cheap but the food and service is great ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great atmosphere and food. Great entertainment till late with a live band to dance the night away. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Store
“Gorgeous foods, tea fields view including high tea and Tea tasting activity”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Two doors down is the local Good George Bar with weekly specials and live music. Or you could enjoy a cider out the front and watch the local sports teams play at Steele Park across the road.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Despite its name this is a French/NZ cuisine restaurant which has excellent food and service but not cheap ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Sometimes after a busy week at work, the last thing you feel like doing is facing the city again for an evening meal or after hours drink. However, the suburbs of East Hamilton now have a hub of their own. Hayes Common is bringing delicious, wholefood cuisine right to the neighbourhood with flair, style and good taste.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Good casual place for lunch, brunch, dinner or just drinks. Not too expensive. Locally brewed beer and cider. Can be busy so might pay to call to book ahead on weekends. ”
  • 6 locals recommend

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