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The Trading Post Restaurant

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” (24 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank A C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After popping into the Glenorchy Cafe and popping straight out due to ridiculous overcrowding, headed down to The Trading Post. The chai was hot, the toasties small and simple, made with excellent bread and the slice of carrot cake was easily big enough to share....More

Thank Lemroy
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We dropped into the Trading Post to have a look at their gifts & ended up having a coffee. The timber fronted shop is super cute with wooden outdoor tables & also some inside. The store sells coffee , tea & cakes which makes it...More

1  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

...it has a Tesla charging point! A nice spot on Lake Wakatipu. You can also get the Dart Jet Boat from the Glenorchy jetty. The ferry to Kinloch only runs in the summertime - but you can drive around there.

1  Thank Willowsinoz
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This little place was much less busy than the noisy crowded cafe a few doors up. The views are stunning, a great selection of hot drinks and snacks and very friendly service. We really enjoyed sipping our hot lemon and ginger outside watching the birds...More

Thank Flidley
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Quick stop for coffee and cookie to figure out my plans for where to walk and came to the perfect place. Cute building, excellent coffee and the cookie was incredible - especially so as the lady serving warmed in the microwave so was deeeelicious :)...More

Thank lsok2015
Kinloch_Lodge, Manager at The Trading Post, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks so much for your lovely review! We hope you enjoyed our stunning neighbourhood.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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