Eat & Drink in Queenstown

Queenstown-ers have discerning taste buds and we're lucky to have some of the best restaurants, cafes and bars in New Zealand right on our doorstep. Wether you're looking for fine dining, cosy cafes or vibrant bars - find a new favourite here:

Restaurants

Jervois Steak House

Jervois Steak House

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No longer just a well-kept secret in Auckland's Herne Bay, the JSH has spread its wings and nested in beautiful...

The Bunker

The Bunker

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Hidden away down a back alley in the centre of Queenstown behind a rustic old wooden door, The Bunker is...

N°5 Church Lane

N°5 Church Lane

No5 Church Lane is renowned for its world-class cocktail list, unsurpassable service and outstanding locally-sourced Mediterranean cuisine. Exuding understated luxury,...

Ivy and Lola's Kitchen and Bar

Ivy and Lola's Kitchen and Bar

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Positioned near Lake Wakatipu, in the Steamer Wharf building, Ivy & Lola’s serve up hearty food with an emphasis on...

Bella Cucina

Bella Cucina

Bella Cucina transports diners straight to Italy with a cosy, rustic Italian ambience. As you enter Bella Cucina you...

Sherwood

Sherwood

The Sherwood's kitchen team takes inspiration from its beautiful surrounds and the bounty offered up by the changing seasons. A...

Wakatipu Grill

Wakatipu Grill

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Wakatipu Grill is Queenstown's ultimate lakeside dining destination. Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa's signature restaurant is a contemporary grill with...

Lombardi

Lombardi

Lombardi offers a superb New Zealand dining experience with enthralling lake and mountain views. The Bar, Dining Room and Library...

Finz Seafood and Grill

Finz Seafood and Grill

Finz is the place to enjoy superb seafood and NZ’s finest meat produce in a warm and casual bistro style...

Fishbone Bar & Grill

Fishbone Bar & Grill

How lucky are we to live on New Zealand's South Island? Nowhere in New Zealand is more than 125km from...

Roaring Megs Restaurant

Roaring Megs Restaurant

Queenstown's favourite Lamb Restaurant Receiver of the NZ Beef and Lamb Gold Plate for the past 19 years and ...

The Stables

The Stables

The Stables was established originally as a hay store and barn in 1873. Since converting into a popular Arrowtown restaurant,...

Saigon Vietnamese Kitchen

Saigon Vietnamese Kitchen

Take your tastebuds on a tour of Vietnam. Saigon Kingdom Vietnamese restaurant offer exceptional Vietnamese dishes with high quality ingredients...

Yakitori Daruma

Yakitori Daruma

Located in the vibrant town centre of Queenstown, New Zealand, Yakitori Daruma Japanese bar and restaurant is a local favourite....

Public Kitchen & Bar

Public Kitchen & Bar

Public Kitchen & Bar is a casual dining option right on the waterfront in Queenstown Bay, making it the perfect...

The Postmaster's Residence

The Postmaster's Residence

Step back in time and enjoy a slice of Arrowtown's rich heritage at the picturesque Postmasters restaurant. The carefully preserved...

Coalfire Barbecue Bar

Coalfire Barbecue Bar

Housed in a historic 150-year- old building, Coalfire Barbecue Bar and Restaurant is situated in central Queenstown, in the Mall....

Left Bank Bistro

Left Bank Bistro

Infinitely elegant Left Bank Bistro, located on the ground floor of Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa, offers authentic French dining...

Me&Mee Chinese Restaurant

Me&Mee Chinese Restaurant

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Enjoy modern Chinese favourites in a lively dining space. Located at Kawarau Village, Kelvin Peninsula, this family friendly restaurant offers...

Coyote Grill's Casa Bar

Coyote Grill's Casa Bar

Introducing Coyote Grill's Casa Bar! The bar, located upstairs on Beach Street, has unbeatable views of Lake Wakatipu and...

Elements Restaurant and Bar

Elements Restaurant and Bar

Offering an array of mouth-watering New Zealand cuisine and a diverse Grill Menu with an emphasis on fresh local and...

Sombreros Mexican Cantina

Sombreros Mexican Cantina

Hey amigos, join us for a fantastico time at Queenstown's original Mexican restaurant! People from all over the world have...

True South Dining Room

True South Dining Room

True South dining room expresses our pride in the region with a menu of dishes based strongly on local produce...

HALO Forbidden Bite

HALO Forbidden Bite

On the corner of Earl and Camp Streets, Halo is located next to a beautiful old church, bathing in the...

threesixty Restaurant & Bar

threesixty Restaurant & Bar

threesixty is one of Queenstown’s top restaurants and their expert team of chefs use only the freshest produce to create...

Farelli's Trattoria

Farelli's Trattoria

Farelli's Trattoria is casual, rustic Italian dining at its best. They offer a dedicated vegan menu, gluten free pasta and...

The Observatory Restaurant

The Observatory Restaurant

Find your way to the Observatory Restaurant for a warm, relaxed and friendly dining experience. Located in the Millennium Hotel...

The Bodhi Tree

The Bodhi Tree

Christchurch’s favourite Burmese restaurant has a new home in Queenstown. The fresh, clean flavours of Burmese cuisine are served up...

Vista

Vista

Situated in the Mercure Queenstown, Vista offers inspiring, majestic views over Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables Mountains. Vista pride themselves...

Wild Thyme Bar & Kitchen

Wild Thyme Bar & Kitchen

Wild Thyme Bar & Kitchen offers a great combination of excellent value, hearty NZ Cuisine with good service and great...

New Orleans

New Orleans

New Orleans has been serving customers since 1866, so you can be sure a good meal and a refreshing drink...

Hamills Bar

Hamills Bar

Hamill's is a family friendly restaurant with a great kids menu and a small play area for the little ones...

Tierra Restaurant & Bar

Tierra Restaurant & Bar

Open for breakfast and dinner, Tierra Restaurant and Bar at Goldridge Resort offers up a menu that is sure to...

Provisions of Arrowtown

Provisions of Arrowtown

Set in a historic miners cottage with a gorgeous garden setting, Provisions of Arrowtown is located just further along the...

Settlers Bar & Restaurant

Settlers Bar & Restaurant

Evoking the unique history of Arrowtown, Settlers Bar and Restaurant offers European and Asian fusion dishes. European and Asian settlers...

Póg Mahone's Irish Pub

Póg Mahone's Irish Pub

Friendly service, great craic and just 11,554 miles away from Ireland. Póg Mahone's has been the Irish heart of Queenstown...

Toro Kitchen & Bar Queenstown

Toro Kitchen & Bar Queenstown

It's how we eat.... Created locally in the heart of Queenstown, Toro Kitchen & Bar brings you a diverse mix...

Bazaar Interactive Marketplace

Bazaar Interactive Marketplace

Bazaar Interactive Marketplace is the signature restaurant of QT Queenstown (hotel opening September, 2017) boasting unparalleled views of Queenstown, Lake...

Searle Lane Bar & Rotisserie

Searle Lane Bar & Rotisserie

You will find Searle Lane Bar & Social tucked in between Church Street and Searle Lane in downtown Queenstown, which...

The Ballarat Trading Co.

The Ballarat Trading Co.

Queenstown's Original Gastro Pub. The Ballarat Trading Co. prides themselves on their relaxed and fun Queenstown dining experience! Located in...

The Brecon Street Merchant

The Brecon Street Merchant

In the 1920s prohibition was in full swing. Hard working citizens had to think of illicit ways to enjoy a...

Winnies Gourmet Pizza Bar

Winnies Gourmet Pizza Bar

Queenstown Gourmet Pizza Bar & Restaurant since forever! The menu, while specializing in the most amazing gourmet pizza, can cater...

The Grille by Eichardt's

The Grille by Eichardt's

Occupying an enviable spot on Queenstown’s stunning lakefront, The Grille by Eichardt's offers a fresh take on quality dining. The...

Kinross Bistro

Kinross Bistro

A blissful retreat outside of Queenstown, Kinross Cottages is set back in a beautiful vineyard, surrounded by stunning, uninterrupted views...

The Lodge Bar

The Lodge Bar

High-quality clothing brand Rodd & Gunn has opened a boutique bar with some of the most beautiful views in the...

Britannia Restaurant

Britannia Restaurant

Welcome aboard HMS Britannia. A unique dining experience, your surroundings are a feast for the eyes. Decked out like an...

Hillside Brasserie

Hillside Brasserie

Boasting views of the lake and a quiet location aways from the busyness of town, The Hillside Brasserie and The...

Blue Kanu

Blue Kanu

A fusion of Pacifica and Asian styles, this unique restaurant offers healthy and fresh foods in an exotic and atmospheric...

TAO Restaurant & Bar Queenstown

TAO Restaurant & Bar Queenstown

TAO, meaning ‘balance and harmony’ is a simple and elegant dining experience. The contemporary Asian fusion restaurant is affordable yet...

Napoli Street Pizzeria

Napoli Street Pizzeria

Napoli Street Pizzeria. When only pizza will do. Top-notch Napoli-style pizzas and street food can now be devoured in Frankton....

Reds

Reds

With unparalleled views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountains, Reds is a contemporary space ideal for après ski. Their...

Lounge Bar - Nugget Point

Lounge Bar - Nugget Point

Suspended above the famous Shotover River and surrounded by majestic mountains, The Lounge Bar at Nugget Hotel serves up breakfast...

Cafes

The Boat Shed

The Boat Shed

The Boat Shed is set in the newly restored, historic New Zealand Railways Shipping Office. Relocated to it's current...

Rehab

Rehab

At Rehab they create amazing food that’s good for you and the planet. Fact. IT STARTS WITH DIRT New Zealand...

Taste and Savour

Taste and Savour

Taste and Savour in Shotover Ridge on Glenda Drive combines a love for food and wine in an idyllic location....

Cookie Time store and Cookie Bar

Cookie Time store and Cookie Bar

Come check out the world's first ever Cookie Bar, right here in Queenstown! Lean on the Cookie Bar and enjoy...

Perky's - Floating Bar & Coffee Shop

Perky's - Floating Bar & Coffee Shop

Perky's is Queenstown and NZ's only floating bar. With tap beers and Central Otago wines, your favourite drink will be...

Bars & Pubs

Reds Bar

Reds Bar

REDS BAR With unparalleled views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountains, Reds Bar’s contemporary space is ideal for après...

Perky's - Floating Bar & Coffee Shop

Perky's is Queenstown and NZ's only floating bar. With tap beers and Central Otago wines, your favourite drink will be...

The World Bar

The World Bar

First established in 1996, the World Bar you see today is quite different to the notoriously naughty World Bar of...

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