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Blue Ice Cafe

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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%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (86 reviews)
“venison” (43 reviews)
“pork adobo” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for coffee and a snack. We chose pizza which was delicious . A very clean peaceful environment.

Thank Margaretmolloy
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this lovely cafe/restaurant. Staff were polite and helpful and very accommodating. The food was awesome and prices online with everyone else. Definitely worth the visit!

Thank MollyNZ43
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Just decided to pop into this restaurant whilst in Franz Josef as the menu looked nice. Excellent food and really friendly staff.

Thank 7oakslady
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We are very disappointed. Last minute they cancelled the limo pick up and we were stuck in the middle of nowhere. Somehow got there only to eat some bad food - who adds cauliflower in fettuccine!! Really disappointing

Thank Dimple2013
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Among the better food outlets in the scenic town of Franz Josef. Dinner menu seems better value than the luncheon one. I recommend the venison, very tasty. Nice place, good food, descent all around.

Thank David S
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We walked in at 6 pm an hour early for our reservation and the hostess showed us to a small 2 Top in the middle of the restaurant next to a huge cement pole... worst table location they have in the entire place. The restaurant...More

1  Thank TravelnutNewMexico
Reviewed 8 February 2018

service is fast and professional, The salmon pizza with pesto is to die for, and you cant beat the view.

Thank jessvonnie
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived deliberately early to avoid waiting later on. Many tables were reserved and only two tables were available for two people. We were first in the restaurant and so the service was prompt in relation to drinks and food orders, if not a little...More

Thank Garny_65
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Food was okay but the service of the staff was dreadful, and it was very quiet when we were there. My son had pizza and it was more like a pie - it was not what you would expect from a pizza base. If you...More

Thank cgonsalv
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We managed to enjoy mid-morning coffee, lunch and dinner here. It was all good. The food at dinner was particularly good and, as you might expect, the restaurant was packed. Outside seats if you want, under cover.

Thank Landa14
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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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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