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Botswana Butchery

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Archers Cottage 17 Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6994
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rabbit” (55 reviews)
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Archers Cottage 17 Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely open fire and welcoming service greeted us. Food is of a good standard, wine list expansive but seemed pricey. My wife had rabbit pie which she thought delicious and I had fillet mignon with duck fat potatoes and cauliflower cheese. All very well prepare...More

Thank timbF5398QH
Reviewed 2 days ago

We managed to get a last minute table here, despite not having a reservation, and were glad that we did. The food was delicious - we had the Philly Steak Sandwich and Lamb Roti Rolls, and both were fab. The wine was good and very...More

Thank RDLO1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love Botswana butchery and dine at their Auckland and Queenstown restaurants whenever we’re in NZ. Consistently great meals, friendly service and a good, if slightly over priced, wine list. We will keep coming back. The lamb shoulder for 2 is one of our faves.

Thank Natalee R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great at atmosphere, food and wine. I am not a meat eater so wasn't going to go there. Finally went with friends and it is now my absolute go to restaurant for all special occasions. Fine dining at its best. They have a great selection...More

Thank Hatzidis
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had our 2 year old with us so were hesitant as to whether we'd get a table on a whim but they accommodated us in a private room with arm chairs and a warm "fire". It was pleasant, out of everyone's way and the...More

Thank Amelia W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our very good friend booked this restaurant for our stay in Queenstown. She made a very very good choice. Food was exquisite service was great and they had a good Pedro Ximinez.

Thank royelind
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent our first evening hear to celebrate a much needed holiday. Staff were great and recommendations were helpful. Food was sensational and very special.

Thank kate_sands098
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best steak of my life. Not budget friendly but superb food. Highly recommend. Easy to access from anywhere in Queenstown.

Thank Carebear79
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful restaurant. Very elegant and high class. Beautiful decor. The meal is absolutely devine and the staff very friendly and accommodating. A beautiful little pre dinner bar upstairs which is so warm and cosy. Simply gorgeous! A must to visit while in Queenstown.

Thank Sheryl E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They were really booked on a busy Sat night but still found us room. Food was amazing, service was a little slow but this may have been as they had a wedding and were super packed!!! We missed out on a few meals which had...More

Thank nelbells10
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Carissa E
21 February 2018|
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Response from brala519 | Reviewed this property |
no it's not a byo restaurant
2 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
It's available on their website. The slow cooked Lamb Shoulder was the BEST I've ever had anywhere in the world!
26 November 2015|
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Response from SchmegChez | Reviewed this property |
Look up This for the Botswana Butchery web page so that you can email them your questions so you can find out in time for Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$35 - US$104
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Archers Cottage 17 Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 6994
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