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The Chop Shop Food Merchants

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Cafe, New Zealand
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews brunch turkish eggs hash pork hock huevos rancheros corn fritters fish tacos nasi goreng poached eggs bao prawns chilli salad japanese pancake wait for a table great coffee outstanding food
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've been meaning to eat here for a while as we know it's an Arrowtown favourite and it didn't disappoint. Had a delicious lunch - Turkish poached eggs for me and corn fritters for my hubbie - both tasty and not what you'd find on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NZTraveller20
Reviewed 6 days ago

For a place that attracts hordes of visitors "from away," the Chop Shop has plenty of local character. It's one of those bustling eateries with a quirky vibe and a big menu of interesting dishes that are both locally famous (roti doughnuts with cinnamon, vanilla...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CarolDM1900
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a gem of Arrowtown. Wonderful food, service and atmosphere. The produce was fresh and even the French toast felt deliciously healthy. Highly recommend checking out Arrowtown and dropping in here for a meal

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu is really exciting and its so hard to choose. The food and presentation is awesome. Really good value for money and the place has a good vibe. Service is average.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank local1403
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This brilliant cafe/restaurant in a wee lane in Arrowtown is serving up some of the best food around. Had the crispy beef curry today and their special pork belly dumplings and we were blown away. Good coffee and a nice ambiance and space top it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JTandMT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Arrowtown for breakfast and I had the reviews on this place....it did not disappoint! It is not cheap, but nothing is in this part of NZ. We had the breakfast special which was avocado on ciabatta with chipotle, tomatoes and poached eggs....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maxtedandlily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch here and were impressed by the quality of the food and the size of the portions. The staff are very friendly and always eager to please without too much fuss.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TopGunn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good Food and nice ambience. We had a late brunch and had a good time with family sitting at the Patio. Service is great. Want to come back someday

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kiky S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I posted a photo of my meal on Instagram and this was immediately met with lots of responses of chop shop also being my friends favourites and must eats and visits. Delicious nasi. Great service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AlexH5931
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Came here for a fix before we did a big bike ride out of arrow town. The service was great but food lacking. One of the meals had bread soiled by olive oil pooled I the bottle of the dish. The other dish had a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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