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Lauder Hotel

$$ - $$$, , Healthy
3313 Lauder-Omakau Road | Rd 2, Lauder 9377, New Zealand
+64 3-447 3706
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“venison pie” (6 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Contemporary, Pub, Healthy, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3313 Lauder-Omakau Road | Rd 2, Lauder 9377, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was amazingly nice and staff were friendly. It did take over an hour to get our food - although to be fair they warned us when we came in that it would be a long wait. Loved the pub cat.

Thank Sophia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stay as long as you can with these great hosts, enjoy a relaxing meal or two and some good conversation

Thank humu23
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just love country pubs and the people who run them. Nobby and Vicky are great examples of country hosts. Nobby is a winegrower and Vicky an expert on the local district and are both more than happy to share their knowledge. Dinner was very...More

Thank TheHighlander2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here of a very high standard. Derek was fantastic. As a family of 5 we were very impressed. Thank you 😊

Thank Megan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying across the road while cycling the Otago Rail Trail, so decided to eat dinner at the Lauder Hotel. So glad we did! We were made to feel very welcome by our host and we all really enjoyed chatting with him over the...More

Thank TheRobertsons43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After four hours biking on the rail trail we were warmly welcomed by Nobby & Vicki and felt right at home straight away. The beer was cold and the food was fantastic - (The Lamb Shank Pie). Nobby's knowledge of the area was an added...More

Thank djwakefield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the opportunity to enjoy a few pints with the group of local folks living in the area. Everyone was very friendly and we had a great time exchanging views from politics to business to water and family-values. Thanks everyone I met and feel free...More

Thank Johan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a little find. My husband and I were beyond happy with the food ( exceptional) the wine lovely. A very unpretentious atmosphere with a great publican “ knobby” The ladies in the kitchen are brilliant at what they do! Hands down was much...More

Thank Aliana74
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Thank you for a very tasty meal, home-cooked, and friendly chats and welcome. Enjoyed an evening relaxing here, met friendly Irish couple too, who ended up cycling parts of Otago Rail Trail with. All part of a great few days experience on Otago Rail Trail.

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Real NZ rural pub vibe, its always a good sign when the locals prop up the bar! The food was far beyond pub standard and the hospitality was fantastic.

Thank sjclarke21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Contemporary, Pub, Healthy, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3313 Lauder-Omakau Road | Rd 2, Lauder 9377, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Central Otago  >  Lauder
  • Phone Number: +64 3-447 3706
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