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Snake Bite Brewery

$$ - $$$, Asian,
28 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0234
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nasi goreng” (52 reviews)
“burger” (98 reviews)
“beef rendang” (15 reviews)
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Bar, Asian, New Zealand, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popped in for dinner after booking tours and wasn’t initially impressed with the menu but was too lazy to walk elsewhere after a long day so decided on the below Dish which was chicken noodles and my what a surprise? Beautifully cooked and very tasty...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 447stephb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had lunch here after our heli landing and was not disappointed. they provide gluten free food and was able to provide food free of nuts for my little boy as he's alergic to nuts. Again...food portions were huge and hd a fusion style to it....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pigletau
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to this place for dinner after seeing some hearty sized meals being dished out a day earlier. We ordered some Thai dishes and the quality was excellent. Only downside is that the service although friendly, was painfully slow on numerous occasions and we ended...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JamieC1237
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to eat great food and have a beer. I ate here twice...once for a sit down meal and another time I got takeout. The staff is very friendly and competent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank worldhorse-
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Pad Thai I've EVER had (and I've tried maaaany), incredible service and very friendly staff, great location and amazing live performance. There was a singer and her band that played amazing and the food is increeeedible also!

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

If you like asian food, they are serving decent food here. Both the nasi goreng and pad see ew is ok

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jokl78
Reviewed 1 week ago

The eating here was not exciting and the room was cold. Rather ordinary. And a bit more to make up the minimum words.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank readysteadyteddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a hike on the glacier we stopped here for lunch. We got in just in time because it get very busy as it got closer to 1pm. We had one of the burgers and the nasi goreng. The burger was very good and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JenniMalta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, music and atmosphere. My husband had the hamburger and I had the seafood laksa. The service is awesome. Very friendly. Great beers. Would definitely go again.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank cpaula1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eighteen bucks for a big burger. Fries extra. Lamb burger was very good. Grilled burger good too. They do have beer.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank W1988MKsteves
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Questions & Answers
6 November 2015|
Response from adamh316 |
Hi Violet, Thanks for your question. We had our first dinner service tonight. We will be ready to start taking bookings by the end of next week. We have re branded the restaurant as Snake Bite Brewery. Same great food and... More
24 October 2015|
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Response from SnakeBiteBrewery | Property representative |
Hi Violet, Thanks for your question about 88 Asian Fusion. We had a major fire in May which closed us over the winter. We are all set to re open mid November 2015. We will be back with a improved menu, full of local... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0234
  • E-mail
Asian Street Food and Kiwi Favourites. Experience a variety of authentic dishes from Southeast Asia. Beer is what we unashamedly love. Some of NZ's best Craft Beers in stock. Start the day with a hearty breakfast. Served from 7:30am We bake our own pies, cakes and slices daily.
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