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Cavells Cafe and Bar Restaurant

3 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8692
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sausage rolls” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“nachos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 9 September 2017

nice location for over looking the shotover jet boats however lots of large tables so you sometimes have to share and the free papers were out of date open fire place but it wasn't lit coffee was average and service a bit slow

Thank chris c
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop for a late lunch on the way back to Queenstown from Coronet Peak. They have daily specials which are great meals and much cheaper than what you pay 💰 up on the mountain. You also get to watch the Shotover Jet...More

Thank Worldtraveller2044
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Good food. Comfy place. Kind staff aaaand Stunning view. What more can I ask for 👍🏼👍🏼 will definitely visit them again on our next trip to Qtown!

Thank jeszebell
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This place came as a great relief after a freezing trip on the shotover river! Nice hot coffee with a fantastic view topped it all to close the morning! Food was exciting with a good lot of choices. Works well with kids too as they...More

Thank Pratzila
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Maybe it was just a bad day for the chef but food was not as exciting as the last time I was there. I know it is hard to please everybody's tastes. Good but not great.

Thank tom a
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a nice place to stop just to see the colour of the water! They offer Shotover Jet Boat rides (which we didn't do) but looked like fun. Usual type of cafe offerings with pretty good hot chocolates, not bad but not amazing food....More

Thank ashofmelbourne
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

It was Great friendly service, good coffee and hands down the best pie we've ever eaten. So fresh and tasty! Yum. Such a great place to sit after doing the shotover

Thank meh79
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Nice café with excellent outdoor area to sit and relax while waiting to go one your Shotover Jet Boat blast down the river! Highly recommend this if you are doing a multiple Jet Boat ride in the same day, as you can sit at the...More

Thank stellanewbrook
QueenstownRafting, Public Relations Manager at Cavells Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thanks stellanewbrook, for taking the time to review our cafe & bar. We've had a new manager recently start, so I'm glad the staff made you feel welcome and friendly. I will pass your review onto the new manager and the team who will be...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

We had limited time and needed some where to grab a bite to eat. We came over before our jet boating tour and they had a nice selection to choose from.

Thank Kendra B
QueenstownRafting, Public Relations Manager at Cavells Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thanks Kendra for taking the time to drop us a review. We always appreciate the time it takes. Glad you enjoyed of selection of food and drink. You are welcome back anytime!

Reviewed 7 November 2016

Two of us ordered scotch eggs, we cut them open and the sausage meat was raw, we returned them to the counter and chose a quiche and sausage roll as substitute, but didn't eat all the sausage roll as the sausage meat also looked undercooked....More

Thank Vivienne S
QueenstownRafting, Public Relations Manager at Cavells Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review our cafe & bar and I'm sorry you did not seem to have the best experience. I spoke to the chef on the day, who said the scotch eggs were cooked for the same time and temperature as...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$17
Cuisine
Cafe, Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 8692
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