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Carey's Bay Historic Hotel

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
17 Macandrew Road | Carey's Bay, Dunedin 9023, New Zealand
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Macandrew Road | Carey's Bay, Dunedin 9023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For an Entrée we ordered Bread and dips. When they came out I asked where the dips were, and was told that was on the plate. On the plate were two different breads and three spreads. No joy for our dips. The breads were nice...More

Thank rleck2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had family dinners here a number of times and the food never disappoints. Check out the Seafood Platter option.... wonderful!

Thank LauderSchoolBandB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carey’s Bay Hotel was suggested by a friend as being a great place for lunch and it did not disappoint. Upon arrival at this clearly popular venue, we were greeted by the staff and shown to a table by the window, the menu provided a...More

Thank Pressy72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a celebration birthday lunch. Perfect, helpful, smiling service by the waitress. Four meals and couldn't fault any of them. Fish and chips, all day breakfast and seafood chowder. Thank you for a very pleasant lunch.

Thank Southernmummy
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our experience was not the best. I would not take the time to go there again. It is a very long drive to get there and we were disappointed.

Thank alexaellen
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Popped in on the way out to Aramoana and wasnt disappointed. We were greeted well and asked to take a menu and find a seat. We parked up next to the fireplace which was the best idea as it was pretty chilly outside. We ordered...More

Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Went for lunch on a Sunday with my wife. It was our first time at the restaurant. When we arrived it was very busy but we managed to get a table after a short wait. Nice cosy atmosphere inside -- especially on such a cold...More

Thank Matt N
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We had dinner here one cold night in June. Entrees comprised of Soup which was good, deep fried Calamari which was overpriced for the miserable serving, followed by main courses of a Fisherman's Basket which was average, Salmon was again rated average but with a...More

Thank CadigalSydney
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We went for a quiet birthday dinner. We had a medium seafood platter and fish of the day. Service was quick and knowledgeable. Food and wine was lovely. We will be back again no doubt.

Thank SMM_2009
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Fish and chips with salad and Thai red chicken curry. Food was average nothing special. If your going here give the curry a miss. It was most certainly not worth the 26 bucks. Over all a nice place staff were lovely. Bit over priced for...More

Thank travelatitsbest92
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Questions & Answers
12 December 2017|
Response from JoannaK6322 | Property representative |
No I'm sorry we close Xmas Day and Boxing Day
Laura L
16 October 2017|
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Response from JoannaK6322 | Property representative |
Hi Laura, Not from the main train station in Dunedin city but it is walking distance from the port where the train stops on cruise ship days. Are you coming in on a cruise ship? Regards Jo Kidston Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$48
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Macandrew Road | Carey's Bay, Dunedin 9023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: 472-8022
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