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Bigfoot Bar and Restaurant

39 Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
+64 3-751 0022
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (15 reviews)
“beef ribs” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place has a lovely atmosphere to it. Wooden tables and chairs, comfy chairs, old bits and pieces on the walls and a massive screen that my husband could watch the ashes on. The chandelier made out of old metal bunk beds and beer bottles...More

Thank Esemkay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really friendly bar/restaurant. We had a drink here in the afternoon, had a look at the menu and decided to return later for dinner. We shared a delicious chicken starter - a good start! We would not usually choose curry in a...More

Thank MObelf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was during a heavy downpour that we arrived here to have dinner. The atmosphere is warm and lively. Definitely crowded. We ordered Beef Rib, Afghan Chicken and Vegetarian Pizza. The beef rib (as mentioned by others) are superb. Highly recommend. The afghan chicken is...More

Thank SingLai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not a fancy place. It’s a backpacker hotel. But I would happily give a big thumbs up to the staff who were friendly and so very willing to please. They offer an excellent variety of drinks and the food was generous in its...More

Thank Jgatz86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's not a lot of choice in Fox Glacier, and prices are quite high, but we were pleased with the meal we had here. The bar has a good ambience, staff are friendly and service good ( it was a wet midweek early evening in...More

Thank Sedgemoor54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried this place as was close to where we were staying. It was lively and busy but no problem finding a table and service was friendly and attentive. The food was very nice. Lamb shanks were really good, as was the steak. We liked it...More

Thank mjh123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bigfoot was a fun and refreshing backpackers bar in Fox Glacier. We headed there for a cheap meal and a few drinks and it provided. It had a big screen for sports and some terrible karaoke from some top ten travellers. Would recommend if you...More

Thank tashiness
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Options in this town are limited so I guess beggars cant be choosers but this place was very disappointing. Prices are high even for an area like this which is expected to be so. The staff were all nice and the place is well kept...More

Thank 869Kelly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the food but what caught our eye was the ambience and the aura of this place. The architecture was very creative, there is an unusual chandelier that caught our eyes. It was made up of empty glass bottles OMG. Never saw this before....More

Thank ntcuece104
Reviewed 7 November 2017

quick service and great meals even in such a small town it did not disappoint. view just out the window of snow capped mountains.

Thank Tomas B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Fox Glacier
  • Phone Number: +64 3-751 0022
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