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The White Pub Cafe & Bar

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11 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
+64 3-751 0839
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rack” (5 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub was recommended by the manager of the motel where we stayed. We looked at the menus of some of the other restaurants in Fox Glacier but found it difficult to find anywhere that served good, healthy food that we enjoy. Most menus seem...More

Thank Benaroon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cost effective dining with good bar prices. Traditional New Zealand meals and great desserts. Personal service and good off license.

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the main place you see for eating in fox glacier and it looks very nice and quaint. I ordered the salmon and my husband ordered the lamb rendang. The salmon was served with vegetables, deep fried mashed potato, tomatoe sauce on top of...More

Thank Jakarta01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was ok - several in our party ordered burgers and it had more of a "meatloaf" on a bun taste than a grilled burger taste we had anticipated. After we ordered we realized we should have known better but when you're set for a...More

Thank Wanderlust34212
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my dish this evening. The rib-eye steak was ordered medium/rare and was just mouthwatering tender and delicious. Compliments & Thanks to Chef Solo.

Thank BesterNJ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sadly, there isn't a lot of options for eating out in Fox Glacier. The place is kind of loud since the restaurant and pub are kind of in one big room. The service was ok. The food was not very good. My wife and I...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

After a big day of hiking it was definitely the white place at the white time for a few beers. Family freindly. Good selection of beers and right in the middle of the town.

2  Thank Colin M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The food was ok but not worth the prices. Locals get a good discount to dine there but tourists pay a premium. The town is very small and relies on tourists, so they should count yhd blessings and not try to rip tourists off. Most...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

This place was quite a surprise- we judged a book by the cover and didn’t expect much based on the simple decor. Staff were extremely friendly and attentive. I ordered the lamb rendang, meat was lovely and tender- rice a little over cooked though. My...More

Thank aussiechicka85
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Not great, but given the location and the large number of tourists, they did a good job. People were seated as soon as someone left and then the table was cleared. The staff did a good job of trying to serve everyone as fast as...More

Thank Alicia W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Fox Glacier
  • Phone Number: +64 3-751 0839
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The White Pub Cafe and Bar is open from evening dining from 5.30Pm until 9pm in the winter and until 9.30Pm in the summer. The Bar opens from 4pm and is equipped with a large screen TV, pool table, and small casino.
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