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Star and Garter

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$$ - $$$European, Soups,
9 Itchen Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 5246
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Itchen Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Garter has a menu of basic wholesome food well prepared. The staff are true treasures and the place has a great atmosphere!

Thank SDAtherly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chanced upon this restaurant and are so glad we did! Friendly welcome as soon as we stepped in the door, wonderful waitress with great personality and helpful advice, delicious food and very reasonably priced to boot! Highly recommend both the Seafood Chowder and the Blue...More

Thank Kate-and-Bruce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly front of house staff Who straight away go true the menu with you. Excellent food! Fresh ingredients, home made, and a really big portion, all of that for a Good price. One of the better places we had lunch at in our 7 months...More

Thank WimNijs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by without a reservation so lucky to get a table on a week night!! I ordered the medium size blue cod dish (fish & chips). Very generous in the sizing & a reasonable price - always a bonus. The meal was delicious, staff...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I called in without a reservation and was lucky enough to be able to have tea in this great restaurant. The atmosphere was very cosy and clean. The restaurant was inviting as well as the very friendly and helpful staff. I ordered the Blue cod...More

Thank LFairweather
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most beautiful hostess, Lisa, Terry and team. Exceptional meals and service, such a friendly environment, with ambiance, relaxed feel. Not to mention the outstanding menu and price for all the family to enjoy. Totally recommend and worth the visit. Situated in the old Victorian...More

Thank shellm0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone knows to go to Star and Garter for the seafood chowder! It is delicious, and probably the best I've had in NZ. The Staff are Friendly and helpful. Ask for your chowder to go if you're in a rush. All of the food is...More

Thank ivyyaker32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a group of 14 for dinner on a Sunday night. Everyone loved their meals. We had great service. Well worth a visit.

Thank ADJW16
Reviewed 14 April 2018

A group of 13 of us dined at Star and Garter for lunch. Lovely atmosphere. Great staff. Food was so lovely. I had soup of the day which came with garlic bread and cheese toasted french stick floating on top of the soup. Waitress was...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Open lunch and dinner, this restaurant serves beautiful food with big helpings and the seafood chowder is a meal on itself and good value.

Thank Stormpipes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Itchen Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-434 5246
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