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The White Pub Cafe & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
11 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
+64 3-751 0839
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rack” (6 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2018

food just ok but the bar scene was worth going to. Seems both the locals and tourist were enjoying themselves. Rugged log room which charcture to the pub

Thank mikeoly13
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A visit to the White Pub was the Highlight of our stay at Fox Glacier. Thoroughly enjoyed the warm convivial atmosphere.

Thank Roy E
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Visited for dinner on Wednesday 9th May. Big older style pub and hotel, dinner was served in dining room. Perhaps it was the meals we ordered but we expected a larger portion for the price paid however what we had tasted good. But then it...More

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The 3 rib lamb rack was delicious but small. Came with some carrot and pumpkin. Came back to the Motel and had toast to top up !! Was busy when we got there !!

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

With mediocre food, The White Pub Cafe & Bar is only “meh.” Nothing special: not great, not terrible. Expect typical pub food: burgers, fries and the like. It’s all fine: you will not die, but there are better options in Fox.

Thank CJ G
Reviewed 11 May 2018

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 10 May 2018 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 3 May 2018

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 29 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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