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Paroa Hotel Restaurant & Bar

The Paroa Restaurant is one of Greymouth's best kept secrets. Located on the outskirts of Greymouth, and very popular with the locals a wide range of dishes for all tastes. Our menu cater's for all ages, with an extensive children's menu.
US$13 - US$26
Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Grill, Gastropub
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were staying in an Airbnb up the road and they recommended here for dinner. Wasn't disappointed. Menu is very varied so there should be something for everyone. Lots of specials on the board too. I had the panfried scallops and my partner had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kirajs
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

My girlfriend and I were visiting New Zealand from the States for the first time ...so much to see and experience, and in the South of NZ was taking the Tranz- Alpine highway from Christchurch to Greymouth. As it would be a rather full day,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Greg A
paroaham, Owner at Paroa Hotel Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hello to you both, so nice to hear from you again! We really enjoyed getting to know you both in the short time we had. We hope you had a great time at the glaciers and for the rest of your trip. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Supper starts at 6:00 PM. We found this out only after arriving at 5:30. Grab a menu off the bar as you walk in, check it and the chalkboard for any daily specials especially what the ‘roast of the day’ is. Go to the kitchen...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 86calgary
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the adjoining hotel after a ride on the Tranzalpine train, and it was a nice dinner. The "go-get-it-yourself" method of serving was odd, but maybe it's more common in NZ than in the states. The dinner was good, and the breakfast was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Smoletx1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night here and we wish we could stay a month! The food was high quality perfectly prepared. Our steak was perfect. The salad bar was very diverse and delicious. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. We wanted for nothing. The chef...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ylahey2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for dinner lastnight with a few friends I had the pork belly with vegetables it’s was delicious and great crackling .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KimberleyW460
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Chicken Parcels. They have great tasty Lamb. The Bar selection is massive. Very good food. Really a casual place to eat.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KellyPevehouse
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Horrible meal. Over cooked chicken parcel. Soggy chips brush bristles in fili pastry. Great waitress

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AnnieC3376
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

This Hotel/Motel is 8 kms south of Greymouth. The dining room is cozy in the alpine lodge sense of that word. The menu is expansive. On our dinner visit Mrs S enjoyed the pork roast while I had the schnitzel. The Goldfields Pinot Noir which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bluemanna
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Had the most wonderful experience here at this hotel. Was on my way through from Wanaka to Nelson. The food was delicious and the service wonderful. A wide variety of drinks on offer and served with a smile by the amazing bar staff. A cute...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jmonk724
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30 December 2018|
Response from KiwiLynda15 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as far as I'm aware the only day of the year the restaurant is closed is Christmas Day, so I believe you could dine there on New Year's Day. Not sure if you meant New Year's Eve or New Year's day...if the former, sorry... More
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