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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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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
European, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Itchen Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I popped in while stopping off in Oamuru whilst touring New Zealand and enjoyed the visit. Decent food and drink at decent prices.

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed it to sit outside in the sun after having walked around the historical district for quite some time. The service was really nice and attentive, the choices of food in the menu looked promising, but both of our dishes tasted really boring....More

Thank Energyseeker
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good place, clean, friendly. Toilets clean,what can you ask for.. All the food they do are on the notice board, also coffee and teas. We had Cake and Coffee. Which was lovely. Glass of wine was 10, Dollars which the thought was a bit...More

Thank Marlene D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this cafe walking the old streets of Oamaru and were surprised at the homely style of the food. The cafe is quirky and has a wedding themed wall and still hosts weddings etc these days. Service was polite, friendly and welcoming. We had the...More

Thank dnlcompton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here with my wife and daughter and what a little gem. The menu while homely had something for everyone. I tried the lamb shanks and boy go for the large serve forget the veg just too much on the plate those lamb shanks enough...More

Thank John2259
Reviewed 1 week ago

,charming folks welcome you to an amazing building , good food simply prepared but well prepared, not expensive and the fact it was really busy with locals tells you all you need to know. We enjoyed it.

Thank NevilleL123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reviews were good, and our host recommended it. Service was good. We were seated promptly and staff was friendly. Decided on the Blue Cod which is their specialty. The fish was cooked well - still flakey and moist - but not flavourful. There was a...More

Thank Luapekralc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in on Sunday night, just by chance, because almost every other establishment is closed on Sunday. The friendly ‘Hello’ across the room and wafting aromas drew us right in. My mate had the blue cod and I the lamb shanks(large) !!The two lamb...More

Thank Johnlovesgolf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined in this restaurent several times with family as a group with just my friend and as our ladies group never had a meal that was not enjoyable service great and the food and presentation wonderful. Best meal is the blue cod served with salad...More

Thank motherdoran
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There didn’t seem to be many places open at five pm on a Sunday evening but we liked the look of this restaurant. It turned out to be very good. Prompt friendly service and a cheerful welcome is always a good start. I had fish...More

Thank BarryD974
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Response from Barry-Jang | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I was asking how do you add photo to my previous review Barry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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