We had to go twice to Rata during our one week stay in Queenstown. It was a little difficult to find but tucked away behind the popular Pig and Whistle Hotel it was easy to remember. Every rush we had was superb and the wines...More
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My son and I dine at Rata once or twice every year during our annual fishing trip since Rata opened. The service is excellent and staff are very helpful and friendly. The food is excellent, from hors d'oeuvres thru desert. The Beef Wellington is outstanding....More
This is on the higher end of dinning establishments in Queenstown and it is worth every penny. I had the best lamb I've ever had in my life at Rata, cooked to perfection. I actually never knew lamb could be that good! We ate at...More
Fresh regional ingredients are transformed with a light touch into delish and innovative dishes that satisfy on many levels. Wine list is extensive with lots of reasonable options. Definitely try the octopuse and goat cheese profiteroles. The crayfish ravioli was also a great selection.
Absolutely one of the best Restaurants i've ever stayed. The quality of the food and wine was amazing and the service did a perfect job. At the end of the evening the bill was much lower than we expected, so it gave an amazing end...More
Decided on this place for my boyfriends birthday dinner. The reservations I had made fell thru, thankfully they were able to sit us up at the bar. Which was so cool to watch the kitchen in action. This place really cares about each dish and...More
Rats is in a convenient location and has a good ambiance. We had to complain about the poor choice of music. Hearing a loud back beat and no melody does not fit a high priced restaurant. It just forces everyone to talk louder and raise...More
This restaurant definitly lives up to the hype. The food, service and drinks were all fantastic. This was among the best meals in Queenstown.
This is a lovely vibrant restaurant Staff young smart friendly and efficient Restaurant design and layout excellent and difficult to choose from the menu as all dishes were appealing What we chose was first class and definitely the best we had in Queenstown Wine list...More