Merchant of Matamata

44 Broadway, Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand, 3400
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Open Monday , Tuesday 11.30am till late.
Wednesday to Sunday 11am till late

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Alfresco Dining

About Merchant of Matamata

Merchant of matamata is a fresh, modern provincial pub in the heart of Matamata offering welcoming kiwi hospitality mixed with great food and locally brewed craft beers and ciders. Located in a former farm supply depot the pub contines this fine tradition replenishing and refreshing locals and travellers alike. Good Merchant proudly serves Good George craft beer and cider which is brewed locally in the region at their brewery in nearby Hamilton. Their brews are delivered fresh to the pub from the brewery and includes a reange of enjoyable, easy to drink beers and ciders and a rotating range of interesting specialty brews.

Cuisine: Burger Joint, New York Grill, Pizza, Steak
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Tuesday, 04 May 2021

We were a big group, and we got the correct food that we ordered and everyone loved their dinner. Thanks.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

Yes I'm keen to come back again. Just a quick note: the pizza bases were undercooked , also the lamb shanks were luke warm at the time of arrival at table and didn't take long to cool down to cold temperature, great flavor but ended up eating cold lamb shanks .

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

Huge thanks to the team. Kat, Alice, Reuben and Rory. Appreciate the hard work you all did and created a perfect night for our daughters 21st birthday.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 April 2021

Always enjoy our visits with friends and family

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Visited On Saturday, 27 March 2021

Great food and fantastic service

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Visited On Sunday, 14 March 2021

Very friendly and helpful, enjoyed our visit.

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Visited On Tuesday, 09 March 2021

My wife and myself are new to the area and thought we would give Good Merchant a try! We had a fantastic meal and service and will definitely return there again!

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Visited On Sunday, 07 March 2021

Thanks for switching on the netball without a fuss - much appreciated! Lovely, clean place. Will be back

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Visited On Thursday, 04 March 2021

Loved it

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Visited On Sunday, 28 February 2021

A nice venue for a relaxed 60th. Staff were friendly and only too happy to help. Only suggestion would’ve been for some quiet music to be playing in the background.

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 February 2021

Service was very efficient and friendly. Tasty pub food and generous portions.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 February 2021

Awesome service.. food is delicious as always... The staff are always welcoming you when u walk in.. Even when your sitting down at your table they come over to make sure your food and you are ok..

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Visited On Friday, 29 January 2021

Family friendly.

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Visited On Friday, 08 January 2021

Unfortunately the errors marred the meal and experience, and at no time was an apology offered. under toasted bread with pate is a rookie error but serving mains while entree is still being eaten is not even excusable. If staff are going to ask at the til if everything was okay they need to be trained how to react when customers say no, not just look shy and ignore the comment.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 January 2021

Your new booking system was a mission to get around. We ended up somehow booking into mission bay Auckland and then deleting that. We did double book the second attempt but who knows where that was. We got a phone call during dinner to ask if we were coming. As a hearing impaired person being able to use online systems is awesome, frustrating when you have to spend 10+ minutes booking the right place though.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

LOVED our meal here! First time dining since we are from out of town. Cool environment, staff were friendly and super efficient, while the food was just yum. Loved the free craft beer samplers. Next time we're back in Matamata, we are definitely coming to Good Merchant for tea again!! Kia ora nunui.

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Great night beautiful food .Thanks so much from the Inspiring Minds Team 😁😁😁

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Great space for groups, loved the outdoor area

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Our waitress was efficient, never leaving us with empty drinks. Our dinner was excellent.

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Nice looking place. Food was standard fare. Not happy that tax was not included in the menu price as I noticed it was additional to the stated price on the receipt. Very deceitful. If this is the policy for first table customers it is not in line with what every other first table restaurant does

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Visited On Friday, 11 December 2020

Great service with plenty of smiles! Warm inviting feeling upon arrival. The food tasted great and came out efficiently.

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Visited On Thursday, 10 December 2020

Delicious food,all meals were excellent Thankyou! Very enjoyable evening! Thankyou especially Reuben for scheduling our booking and making it work! X

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Visited On Thursday, 03 December 2020

Excellent customer service from all staff! Also I would definitely recommend the chicken burger!

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Visited On Friday, 27 November 2020

Excellent evening with great service - highly recommend

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Visited On Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Easy booking, confirmation and reminder system.Great service from waiter, accurate orders, on time meals, not hurried once we had our meals. Enjoyable conversations with colleagues in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Thank you.

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