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New Orleans Hotel

27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1748
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“roast pork” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A wet night means Seafood Chowder and refuge in a warm pub with a big screen showing ice hockey - USA v Canada. Good place for it.

Thank BigRedAl99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good location for a pub, food was average tasting and chowder serve size was a little small. Staff were Ok without being exceptional .

Thank ndags
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was very busy the day we went, so be prepared to share a large table (which we did),or wait. Foot choice was good and the food we had was very homely. Think I may have preferred to have the gravy as an extra...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was probably the worst roast pork I’ve ever eaten. It was so solid it was difficult to cut and eat. The service was very slow as well.

Thank kiwijokers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came in here after eats no elsewhere to have drinks and look at the menu for the next night. The bar staff were very pushy for us to eat there and not particularly helpful when choosing a local beer. Wouldn’t recommend this place at...More

Thank MimsandNin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been here for dinner quite a few times - it's normally the place we choose for a local family dinner ( have 2 kids under 10) but this time was extremely disappointed to see the Kids Menu has been revised and now only has...More

Thank Mellowgirl37
Reviewed 10 February 2018

stopped in this hotel for a glass of wine. Lovely old features in this pub. Nice decking/ patio area outside to sit.

Thank julie B
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Stopped in here for breakfast on the way to Alexandra. Meal was nice, staff were friendly, atmosphere was good

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This pub was busy after the festival. The ban was good fun. Dinner was average. So many menu options. Better places to eat in town. This wasnt our first option but the town was really busy and we wanted to eat after a long hot...More

Thank fourseasons2471
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Ok service, good size meals. Good value especially since we had an entertainment book that gave 2 for 1 meals

Thank shannonmT4544WM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1748
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at New Orleans Hotel
Located in beautiful Arrowtown on famous Buckingham Street, The New Orleans (New O, as the locals call it) is one of the last historical running hotels in New Zealand. We pride ourselves on providing simple, honest old fashioned hospitality. The hotel has 9 well appointed rooms all featuring free wifi, New furniture,Linen and Decor (updated 2012). Our award winning Bistro and Bar features local seafood,an extensive wine list, NZ Craft Beer and much, much more. We are open 7 days from 8am, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinne.Recently (2013) we have extended our premises to Include Little Micky Finns, Arrowtown's very own Irish and Gourmet Pizza Bar. Featuring genuine Emerald Isle Memorabilia and boasting the best Whiskey collection in town.
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