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Star Tavern

$$ - $$$, ,
Cape Foulwind Road, Westport, New Zealand
+64 3-789 6923
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“turbot” (19 reviews)
“grilled fish” (4 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Cape Foulwind Road, Westport, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for dinner having been advised that they serve great fish and chips, which proved to be so. The fish was turbot with a very light coating of a most savoury kind. Fresh crispy chips and a nice salad completed a most satisfying meal....More

Thank robertsU6169HQ
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The fire is always on & you'll find Gov the dog sprawled in front. The pool table is free, and you're treated as one of the locals. Food is hearty and generous. Family friendly.

1  Thank allwiredup
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Typical Pub Fare but good value and well cooked and presented. Mine hosts and staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

1  Thank patenap
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Very hospitable. They made up my meal and then allowed me to take it back to my accommodation next door rather than eat in as I was feeling very tired . Good food - great hospitality

1  Thank Jeanne N
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the motel next door and came over for dinner! A real old fashioned pub with a great log fire, resident dog and the best food ever! Staff were lovely and we had a fabulous night.

1  Thank JillyW56
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We popped in for an evening meal after the pub was recommended. Staff were o.k. but not up to the usual really friendly welcome we have come to expect in NZ. I chose the fisherman’s basket which sounded great on the menu but was a...More

2  Thank SLD147
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Coming from a long trip on our motor bikes, this little gem was just perfect to finish our great day. Fresh fish, beautifully cooked rare steak and a nice coffee to finish. Please call in on your way along the West Coast. It’s worth it...More

1  Thank 945dietmars
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We visited for dinner and to watch the rugby. The food was delicious and filling. The atmosphere was very family-friendly.

1  Thank aiakar
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Great food, friendly people, loved the big open fire with Guv (big friendly dog) taking prime position!

1  Thank Mandy W
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Right next door to Omau Settlers Lodge. This tavern had beautiful meals in a warm and friendly setting.

Thank adrienne335
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Foulwind Road, Westport, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 6923
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