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The Trading Post

13 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
+64 3-442 7084
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“carrot cake” (25 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group made a quick stop at The Trading Post on our way to the start the Routeburn track. After ordering our fantastic flat whites we were all taken by one of the featured artists and wanted to purchase some of her paintings but had...More

Thank HSimpson01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at Glenorchy and drove around looking for coffee. Came to the end of the street before the pier and found this little Trading Post Cafe. Nice tables outside looking towards the snow capped mountains - very majestic with an uninterrupted view. Coffee was great...More

Thank FfastEddy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Needed bug repellent, they gave very good suggestions. Couldn’t resist the baked goods: Seed Bar, Bliss Ball & THE Carrot Cake! Delicious! Youngest boy gave passionate fishing advice. You can order activities-a Real Modern Day Trading Post ❤️

Thank AndraYo
Kinloch_Lodge, General Manager at The Trading Post, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review Andra! Glad you enjoyed your time in our place.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had the chance to visit the Trading Post twice with overseas clients whilst on one of my photo tours and was very happy with everything that was provided. When you have clients with you it's obviously important to get the right place and...More

Thank ParadisePictures
Kinloch_Lodge, General Manager at The Trading Post, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! So great your clients enjoyed their time with us. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 27 October 2017

While staying with great friends in Glenorchy recently, we visited The Trading Post in Glenorchy several times. These premises are a must see while in Glenorchy for a good number of reasons. Firstly, the wide range of reading material in the beautiful books of all...More

Thank tuppence928
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The setting was pleasant,the food coffee & service was so so! Not an inspiring experience.Sister business to Kinloch Lodge… which is by far superior to the Trading Post.

Thank kimosabe2015
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after the drive from queenstown for coffee and delicious carrot cake which we fed the crumbs to the local finches who were very brave.

Thank Holidayreviewers99
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great coffee and a warm and friendly atmosphere in this little trading post near the lake. Inside seating with ample outside seating for enjoying the local scenery.

Thank ParadisePictures
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Great for a quick home baked snack or soup before hitting the tracks. Stunning wee spot looking over the lake. Great coffee too!

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Charming small cafe, perfect for a cuppa and a quick chat to the locals, good selection of prezzies and souvenirs.

Thank A C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Glenorchy
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 7084
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