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The Ballarat Trading Company

7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 4222
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friends and I visited this awesome restaurant in November 2017, we were served by the lovely Nikki J who was more than friendly, and also gave us food recommendations (when we asked her). I highly recommend going there if you happen to be in...More

Thank Kamal K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When we went to Queenstown it was really hot and we really appreciated the outside area at this restaurant. Had brunch here and good quantity and quality. Very very nice.

Thank kevinsmith51
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great as Always. Good service. Can be.a bit over priced. But it is Queenstown prices. Tidy and clean and good staff.

Thank vhpb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Called in for lunch here and weren't disappointed. Generous potions, food served hot to the table. Children enjoyed their beef burger, best fish and chips I have ever tasted. Waitress was friendly and checked back on us while we enjoyed our lunch. Lovely and relaxing...More

Thank Katarine S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was fantastic - we had the lamb shoulder and the rib eye steak. Great selection of wines.. you can even get a taster board of the Marlborough sav blancs. Special shout out to Nikki J - our server - who went above and beyond...More

Thank KristaMc79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From when you enter the Ballarat you are welcomed by Nikki J with her glowing smile and such great charm. She is such an ambassador for the business and she delivers the very best in pure “Customer Delight” A trip to Queenstown without dining at...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Queenstown for 3 days and the Ballarat was recommended to us by our camp site. The staff welcomed us and originally we sat down for drinks only. It is set in the Main Street “The Mall” and on a sunny day it...More

Thank Lozzyloulou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and brother and law brought me here after they had been here multiple times in the past. Nikki J made the experience exceptionally amazing! Great vibes and even better food. Would definitely recommend to anyone and I will be coming back again!

Thank michelleadams93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First impressions are very positive : met by customer service focussed Nikki J and Rachel. On our first visit, we were so impressed with the attention to detail Nikki paid to my request for a main course that managed my allergies and she came up...More

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the New Zealand lamb, cooked to perfection. Great service from Nikki J. Look for a table at the window.

Thank mfe1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:30 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 4222
  • E-mail
A friendly pub for both tourists and locals alike, situated in the heart of Queenstown. Our aim is to have really good simple food and great service, in a welcoming environment
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