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The Chop Shop Food Merchants

7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1116
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best food we’ve had NZ so far, I had the Crispy Beef Cheek It’s slightly spicy and a good amount of heat Highly recommend this place for anyone visiting Arrowtown

Thank MarkJ9346HD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow. Had the lamb shawarma when it was on special & it was insane some of the best food I have ever had!

Thank secrethippyninja
Reviewed 4 days ago

We first tried this restaurant on our honeymoon about 6 months ago and sought it out again on this trip. Its our go-to when visiting Arrowtown. The atmosphere is nice and cosy with interesting furniture (think lamps constructed out of bike chains, chesterfield sofas, plants...More

Thank Annarion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stepped into Chop Shop with an empty stomach and were greeted by a friendly server with a charming Irish accent. She saw how cold we were and placed us at a cozy corner table. Thank you for looking after us! We both ordered the...More

Thank RDNZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cold wet day we arrived just as they were getting ready to close the kitchen but they let us in. Absolutely delicious food. I had blue cod in taco with avo and salad and my partner had chicken satay in bad buns. He said best...More

Thank MILMAX12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere in here. The food is fabulous and the staff are so friendly. Old school chairs and couch sofa's make for the relaxing seating in this restaurant. Very warm and sunny on the balcony. A must to visit. We came back!

Thank Sheryl E
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this spot for breakfast. It has a lovely deck and they even provide hats when it is hot! A favourite of locals as it is up the hill of the main tourist ‘drag’. Coffee was great service friendly and welcoming! Can’t ask...More

Thank BradandJanet
Reviewed 10 May 2018

While visiting Arrowtown we stopped here for a mid morning breakfast. Restaurant not your typical standard decor. A bit quirky but adds to the enjoyment. Has a balcony overlooking the tree lined hills. As diners it was difficult to know what to choose as all...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Quirky and eclectic cafe. Great coffee and amazing food. Crispy beef cheeks dish was an explosion of flavour. The Nasi Goreng was layers of delicate flavours with the perfect amount of spice. Looking forward to the next visit.

Thank Terrybelle1966
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

The chop shop is amazing coffee , fabulous food , great staff . Lots of favourites here the Nassi goreng on this visit spicy and well presented. The breakfast went down very well. Also the Japanese pancakes were great . Just the dumplings which are...More

Thank Jill B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1116
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