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Cabbage Tree

$$ - $$$, , European
379 Dunns Road | Otatara, Invercargill 9879, New Zealand
+64 3-213 1443
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
379 Dunns Road | Otatara, Invercargill 9879, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Always great food and service. Extensive menu. Comfortable and warm. Child's play area inside and outside.

Thank martinandtania2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a warm freshly made gluten free loaf and is fantastic. Skip the half loaf and go with the whole loaf, you won't find something like this many other places.

Thank Mubu22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a lot on the menu here and t he price is up there so you would hope they can deliver. I chose the chicken burger and it was boring, needed seasoning which I did, the rest was tasteless. The other 3 at the...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I was taken out to a friend's favourite restaurant when visiting invercargill. It was a great meal, the ambience, and great wait staff. The whole experience was A+.

Thank HeatherC3418
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We were a party of 12 and visited here for a birthday meal. We ordered everything from steaks to kids usual fare and lemon chicken, but I went for the Chicken Curry. By crickey was it a big meal and tasted pretty good with a...More

Thank Geejae99
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Very impressed by everything when coming to the cabbage tree. Great big menu to choose from with all the different verity to suit everyone. The seafood salad is just Devine! The main reason why I come here. Delicious

Thank 94jessie
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Service wasnt the best ordered our drinks a bit before our meal orders and they didn't come out til the meals came out. after meals finished waited for waitress to come back with dessert menu but after waiting 20mins we decided to leave. Have had...More

Thank ANNAW8322
Reviewed 9 July 2018

everything was a problem with the woman who was taking our orders, we have been going to this place for a number of years being locals, in the last 8 months it has gone down hill. When our booking was placed the woman on the...More

Thank katebriggs2018
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The Cabbage Tree has been the choice of many in Invercargill for a number of years. The food has always been generously lavished across the plate and this visit was no different. Very big menu from all day breakfast to steaks, seafood and salads. Scallops...More

Thank tessscook
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Seafood chowder seemed to be a hit but my lamb salad was lacking lamb pieces. Wait staff attitude seemed to have improved, although we had to go up to bar and tell staff we were ready to order. So yes meals seemed to have improved...More

Thank Sharon H
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Jean R
22 December 2014|
Response from Lisa B |
I don't know where they get their steaks from sorry. I'm just a diner there not the owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 379 Dunns Road | Otatara, Invercargill 9879, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-213 1443
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