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Little River Hotel Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
4099 Christchurch Akaroa Road | Banks Peninsula, Little River 7591, New Zealand
+64 3-325 1007
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (2 reviews)
“country pub” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, New Zealand, Pub
$$ - $$$
4099 Christchurch Akaroa Road | Banks Peninsula, Little River 7591, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Great atmosphere and staff. They offer a ride home after dining and drinking which is exceptional service.

Thank LeAnne R
Reviewed 8 October 2018

What a great place to have dinner on a chilly night. The lady behind the bar was really friendly and welcoming. I had the blue cod and chips and my husband had the chicken schnitzel. Both meals were huge and delicious. I wasn't expecting much...More

Thank Fluffy
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff, made you feel most welcome, food was amazing,l large servings at a very reasonable price and that includes drink prices too. Would definatley dine here again. Although the dining area is just off the main public bar area it wasn't noisy at...More

Thank dweavers
Reviewed 29 July 2018

No-frills country pub with simple (but tasty and good value) food and friendly service. Have stopped in here for lunch or snacks and a pint several times, always left full and happy. Great nachos!

Thank nicolegQ5835UP
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We stopped for coffee on way to Okains Bay on the Banks Peninsula. Wonderful selection of tempting sandwiches and snacks. So many choices in fact that we had to stop again on our next 2 trips along that road to try something different..... Service was...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here when we were staying at Silo Stay. A short walk or cycle along the Little River rail trail. We had steak and veg and fish and chips. Well cooked and tasty food. Quiet evening in the bar but friendly and welcoming.

Thank LAHLAH50
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We arrived in town late, the restaurant was closed but were happy to provide a couple of plates of food - hot chips and potato skins - both plates were huge to which we could finish either, we then had a couple of drinks with...More

Thank mikebrown21
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is a place to pick up a choice of quiche, other entree' or gourmet desert and head to the tables in the sculpture garden in back. The gallery displays some of the finest art I saw in New Zealand and also sells jewelry by...More

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in at this restaurant as it was close to our accommodation. The place is not much to look at, still worth walking in as the food and the service is awesome. Such large portions and delicious. Thank you.

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to eat and enjoy a couple of beers. Service was excellent food was also very good Blue cod and an all day breakfast both presented well and great flavour. Tomato soup to begin with was exceptional and nice flavors. Will be back

Thank John H
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Dorothy S
15 January 2017|
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Response from Willy R | Property representative |
“Not sure if you already have received doesn't seem to be showing up Thanks for your question, yes we will be open the kitchen closes between 8 - 9 Look forward to seeing you on your arrival, enjoy your stay at the silo... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Bar, New Zealand, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4099 Christchurch Akaroa Road | Banks Peninsula, Little River 7591, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: +64 3-325 1007
  • E-mail
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