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Perky's - Floating Bar Restaurant

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Bar, New Zealand
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| Queenstown Bay, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 21 664 043
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great concept. Stunning views, fabulous service, so friendly and helpful. Good drinks list, dome snacks or byo! Highly recommend.

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Thank Kaylene H
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My favourite spot for a Friday afternoon pint after work. Max the owner is an absolute gent and despite the extraordinary setting it actually comes close to being one of the cheapest pints in Queenstown

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Thank Andrew S
Wellington, New Zealand
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunny afternoon drinks on a floating bar, friendly barman, who encourages you to bring your own food aboard. Refreshing in an area that could be labled a tourist trap. Bought some great empanadas from a hole-in-the wall nearby, and washed it down with a Boundary Road Golden Ale, while leisurely watching the watersport activity going on around us.

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Thank Hermanicus
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beer or a coffee this is a place to visit. Views of the lake & activities that are going on around you. Awesome Sunsets, Awesome Atmosphere. A place to chat, meet people & relax.

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Thank Tarnee66
Bristol, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warm, friendly welcome. Reasonably priced drinks. Stunning location. What's not to love?! We became regulars in the day here with our baby son whilst we were in Queenstown. Even took our Fergburger here to enjoy with a drink away from the crowds. Real gem of a place.

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Thank Louise S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great bar: cheap beer (for Queenstown), good music and friendly owner behind the bar. Our favourite in Queenstown.

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Thank ewallworth
Overland Park, Kansas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to have drink. Moored at Qtn jetty, in the middle of all the action you can get your drink (s) and sit on upper deck looking a th most fantastic scenery, people watch or just whatever. You can even take your one food on board. Very friendly staff/owner. Going back.

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Thank john g
Queenstown, New Zealand
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very cool place to have a drink, always fab to be on the water and it's quite a bit more quirky than just having a drink in a bar. Friendly staff, good wine selection, small but cute so not ever going to be too crowded and you can't help but chat to other patrons which is fun,... More 

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Thank aliebeau
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite places in Queenstown to grab a coffee and just chill. The kids love it too although it does require a bit more attention than a normal coffee shop

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Thank Aimeenz
Victoria, Canada
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a quick beer and saw that you could bring your own food. Fantastic idea - get a waterfront seat in a comfy boat eating exactly the food you want while having a cold one.

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Thank SteveH250

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Cuisine
Bar, New Zealand
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Queenstown Bay, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 21 664 043
Description
Queenstown & New Zealand's only floating bar and coffee shop. Enjoy a hot or cold drink on the water with stunning views with fantastic friendly service. Our vessel is immaculate with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. So regardless of what the weather you will be very comfortable. Come down and see for yourself, I guarantee you will love it as much I do.

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