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The Grille by Eichardt's

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Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 0444
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (9 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (22 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, Grill, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

From the moment we stepped through the door the service we received from the whole team was some of the best anywhere in the world. Our initial waiter was engaging and very creative at adapting the menu to suit my wife's allergies and created a...More

1  Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us had dinner here. Great choice of wine and menu. Loved the Seafood Chowder and whitebait. The Sautéed fish was excellent as was the Pork belly and Venison Wellington. The Dessert Platter was fabulous. All nicely cooked and presented. Great service from all....More

1  Thank RobertLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steaks cooked perfectly to our individual liking, and attentive, amiable staff. Menu appeared to cater for most tastes and diets, and full wine lists although wines weren't cheap even by the glass. A very pleasant meal made nicer by the manager chatting with us, ensuring...More

1  Thank Wilburight
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wilburight Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. It was great to hear you enjoyed your experience and enjoyed your steak I look forward to see you back at the Grille very soon. Kind regards James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yesterday, ( 4 April at 2pm ) quite possibly had best steak of my life and beer was nice and cold. My previous 3 star review is hereby upgraded. Steak was best ever and beer was cold, crisp and nicely carbonated. Gonna come back on...More

1  Thank Paulycoo
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paulycoo Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It was great to hear you had a such a lovely time and that your whole dining experience was such a great experience. I look forward to see you again soon at The...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rate restaurants against what they are trying to be. So this is 3/5 for a premium restaurant on the lakefront parade in Queenstown. That isn’t to say there were real problems with the food or dinner, just nothing that was that remarkable, especially by...More

Thank Bruce M
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Bruce Thank you for your feedback, I am glad you thoroughly enjoyed your Pinot and are happy with our pricing and that you had a lovely experience with our service staff. If you would like to discuss your meal in detail please feel free...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the wharf and a busy/buzzy atmosphere. Food was great too - we had superb wagyu steaks and lovely wine. Service could do with some polishing though. They are super friendly but all feels a bit amateur with plates being passed across people...More

Thank James B
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear James B Thank you for taking to the time to give your feedback on The Grille. I am glad to hear your enjoyed the Wagyu Steak and our wine selection. I will be sure to speak to the team about your comments as you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very hungry and had an early dinner. The atmosphere was very nice and warm on this freezing cold evening. We were welcomed by an eloquent waiter who told us all about the menu and the specials. We chose the Angus steak and the...More

Thank BrealeyJCMD
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review the Grille. I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal and that your waiter was able to give you good explanations of our vast menu. We will pass your compliments on to the chef and do hope you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both of us had the pork belly and we shared a portion of fries and both were very good. There seemed to be a large group over a number of tables and so noisy it was hard to have a conversation or hear the waitress....More

Thank emptyhead
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear emptyhead Thank you for taking the time to review The Grille. I'm glad the meal was to your satisfaction and you have enjoyed both our lunch and dinner menu. I can only apologise for the hustle and bustle of a busy restaurant but we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy, but found a table and kept us informed. Buzz was a bit noisy but it added to the feel. Great attention to detail, good view on outside tables. Good knowledge of wines.

Thank alastair n
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear alastair n Thank you for taking the time to review The Grille, I will pass on your comments to the team and we look forward to seeing you back soon. Kind Regards James

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a classy restaurant with the prices to boot, it is worth the money. The service is good and the waiters know their stuff. The food is great tasting and a late afternoon/early dinner meal was a good idea. Everywhere in Queenstown between 7pm...More

Thank Crete_Ohope
Imperium_Group, Manager at The Grille by Eichardt's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Crete_Ohope Thank you for taking the time leave your comments on The Grille. It was great to hear your feedback on our Wagyu Burger & Fries and that your dining experience with us in the late afternoon was so enjoyable , I will happily...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$62
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 0444
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Description
The Grille by Eichardt's offers a fresh take on quality dining in Queenstown. With an approachable yet stylish atmosphere and a menu that showcases the unique tastes of the region where the bounty of Central Otago and Southland awaits. An extensive wine list offers a great range of local and international wines, with superb local boutique beers available, Moa and Asahi on tap. Brilliant cocktail selection.
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