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Eichardt's Bar

$$ - $$$, , European
Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 0450
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (337 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (76 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (9 reviews)
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New Zealand, Bar, European, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Marine Parade, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a good selection of tapas including calamari with a squid ink tempura batter, pork cheek and beef bao. Nice Gibbston Valley pinot gris and good ambiance with open fire. Definitely recommend if you are in Queenstown. Not sure if they accept reservations but it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I ducked into this bar on our first night in Queenstown. It was rainy and freezing - this place was perfect to warm up and enjoy a few drinks. We only had bread to eat but the menu looked delicious. The drinks...More

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Imperium_Group, General Manager at Eichardt's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, great to hear we managed to set your Queenstown visit off to a perfect start! cosy fireplace, comfy lounges, great cocktails, local winelist, light and delicious bites; CHECK! Best regards, James Cavanagh

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a light dinner after having had a belly-full of wine and cheese that afternoon. The tapas were all very good, especially the beef bun, lamb cutlet and pork croquettes. The bread and dukkah was also really delicious. They have an extensive...More

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Imperium_Group, General Manager at Eichardt's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, great to hear you enjoyed your Eichardt's experience. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, James Cavanagh

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight based on reviews I have read. The bar staff are amazing and make real cocktails. I had the Eichardt Mule to start and the Apple Pie Martini after finishing my tapas - both were wonderful. Off the tapas menu I had...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed several hours of cocktails and tapas here last night and were very impressed. The well-presented, polite and attentive staff took great care of us and the whole experience was wonderful. The seafood chowder's reputation is well-earned and all the cocktails...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Nothing too pretentious, just a nice warm room with comfy couches and good cocktails. Regular prices for cocktails, professional but not overly-friendly wait staff. Would happily come here again for a quiet drink.

Thank edwardwarrenok
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Beautiful atmosphere to soak in the view of the mountains at the front table near window and eat lovely tapas and drink beautiful red wine what more could you ask for

1  Thank Jmaduncs
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had breakfast here several times during our last stay. The hotel has history and the picturesque setting on the waterfront is wonderful. Try and get the table in the window. Interior is elegant and the building has history. Great ambience and very cosy with...More

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Imperium_Group, Manager at Eichardt's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Dear FloMcLellan, Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the ambiance at Eichardt's Bar. Our fireplace is great for warming up in the winter months. We hope to see you again during your...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Called in on a quiet day during the week , staff hooked us up with some cocktails and some food to pick at that was done perfect ...! Well looked after as far as service goes and even got a tour , cheers

1  Thank chasingpubsandsurf
Imperium_Group, Manager at Eichardt's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Dear Ben F, Thank you for your feedback for Eichardt's Bar. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your cocktails and food with us. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Kind Regards James

Reviewed 4 June 2018

We went for breakfast which was served in the really cosy bar on clear cold morning ..Really lovely surroundings and the food was great..Stewart Island smoked salmon and scrambled eggs, portobello mushrooms, eggs and hollandaise sauce and the wild boar chorizo with smoky tomato sauce...More

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Imperium_Group, Manager at Eichardt's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Dear Maisiemao, Thank you very much for your comments regarding your breakfast spent at Eichardt's Bar. The mushroom hollandaise is a favourite amongst everyone in town but you should definitely come back and try the new breakfast menu that we have just launched! We have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
New Zealand, Bar, European, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 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 0450
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Modern New Zealand cuisine served Tapas style with tasting plates. Fresh, local produce. Outstanding wine selection and brilliant cocktail list. Please note it is not possible to reserve tables - Eichardt's is a small bar with 7 tables only, bookings are not practical. When full, guests are offered the option to wait in the hotel foyer and drinks may be taken there.
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