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Buccleugh's on High

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Buccleugh's On High is a stand alone restaurant but part of the Recreation Hotel. Diners can eat in the restaurant but also have the option of eating off the restaurant menu in our lively and clean bar.
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, New Zealand, International
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb food, attentive staff, lovely atmosphere - what more can I say? Well, maybe this: Deep fried Camembert with spicy plum dipping sauce: the best crumbed and golden-fried cheese I’ve ever tasted. Cajun chicken and jasmine rice: rich, creamy and tasty with a mild zingy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peragro-ergo-sum-100
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our motel recommended this spot for NYE and we are able to get a booking on late notice. The service and the food were both good. Nothing really stood out good or bad but we enjoyed the meal and it was convenient for us.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank agrugger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a busy night without a booking, and the staff accommodated us and were nice and friendly. The meals were pretty good. The only thing that we could fault were the kids meals came out after the adults, and our table wasn't meal...More

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

walked in without a booking at 7.30pm so the main seating area was full, but they accommodated us in the bar area which was self service - they had arranged a workflow where we order and pay through a window at the counter, and were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KYH60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner here after reading good reviews here, but were very disappointed. I ordered a steak cooked medium, but it came out very rare. Sent it back expecting a new steak cooked properly. The same steak came out and had been sliced down the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bernard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a new years eve dinner for three of us here. We all had 3 courses which were all amazing. Deep-fried camembert, crumbed mushrooms, s & p squid, fillet mignon, venison, surf & turf, affogatos and a cheese board. The standout was the squid...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Inverness1966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the best meal we had in a month in New Zealand. The restaurant is tucked behind a pub but don't let this put you off. We started by sharing a scallop dish and followed this with the fish of the day - on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mrs1111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the front you see a pub, but around the side is Buccleugh's very good restaurant. Good service, and food was very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Shazza1972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner in this restaurant on an overnight stop in Greymouth while travelling south and were lucky to pick this place for dinner. Don't get me wrong, this is not a fine dining place but a very enjoyable restaurant attached to a hotel. For...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 23PeterJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommend restaurant by Coleraine acorss the road. Great location for the apartments. Food was tasty and very decent size. Glad that we listened to apartment owners as the restaurant was very busy so definitely recommend that you book. Some great sounding dishes but garnish or...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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