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Blue Ice Cafe

Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0707
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (80 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (20 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was very good and reasonable portions but the meal was quite pricey. Understanding where the town of Fox Glacier is, this is understandable.

Thank CarolSteve95726
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was with a large party and everyone was delighted with their meal, I had venison which was cooked perfectly and had well balance vegieis. Afterwards the upstairs bar does karaoke, if enough people are up for it, we had a great night. Relaxed atmosphere,...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good food. Pleasant waitress. Quick service. Probably the best restaurant at Franz Josef. Prices can be costly but it's expected.

Thank alvinwcloo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the fried rice with chicken which was good. Spaghetti was ok a bit too sweet for me but I would imagine some would love it. Coffee was good

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just enjoyed a lovely dinner with cocktails at Blue Ice restaurant. Amazing high quality food. Tomato soup, duck, chicken stuffed with spinach, sun dried tomatoes and Camembert with an incredible mushroom sauce. Vegetables were cooked perfectly. Duck was excellent. Would eat there again if...More

1  Thank deborahG255100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a meal at the upstairs bar. The service and food was excellent. The meal was very good (and large) for the price I paid. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Anonymous4765
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We turned up without a reservation which I would not recommend. The place was very busy, but nevertheless the Manager managed to accommodate us, prior to another booking. The other staff were extremely polite and attentive. In view of time constraints we shared a starter...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As well as providing great food and service you can be picked up and dropped off to and from your accommodation in a stretch limo. Well worth a visit.

Thank Adrian242
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a night out here. They collect and return you to your accommodation free of charge which is cool. Food was good and would recommend this to other travellers.

Thank wendywalsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good restaurant for Franz Josef, considering the number of overall restaurants. But on the whole it is pretty average. The fish and chips are good, the Lamb Shank is good, the Rack of Lamb is good, the Beef lasagna is good...More

Thank incognitoDiver
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14 November 2016|
Response from DebbieB2010 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ask Blue Ice Cafe directly that - I am only a reviewer, not the owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0707
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