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Brac & Bow

29 Fitzherbert Street, Featherston 5710, New Zealand
+64 6-308 8880
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Grill, Contemporary, Bar, Pizza, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Fitzherbert Street, Featherston 5710, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Theo is the ultimate host, quietly calm and efficient also prepared to chat if you want. Welcoming atmosphere, outside area has blankets for cooler weather and insect repellent for warm balmy summer evenings!! Our second visit and we enjoyed every bit of our 2 course...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 831joa
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a fabulous restaurant, great service and great food. The service staff are very friendly, helpful and efficient. We will gladly come here again.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 5, one of whom was in a wheelchair. The staff were attentive and the food was superb. I had the "fish of the moment", which was exquisite. I would definitely eat there again and recommend it to all food lovers.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Liz W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prides itself on "local" - and it is. Great vibe and decor that welcomes all to a good range of generally local produce, quality prepared food (for a variety of budgets) delivered surprisingly quickly. Theo and his friendly and helpful staff make you feel relaxed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Obzerva
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

I visited the Brac & Bow Eatery on a Saturday so there was brunch served as every Saturday and Sunday. The restaurant was nearly full. I ordered a pie of the moment (today one was with Mexican filling). It came with french fries and salad....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank G1923JTpeterm
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We stopped in for an early dinner at this charming eatery. The food was great, the service friendly, and the ambience unique. Definitely will go back next time we are in Featherston.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Fafa-Ahm
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

A weekend or anytime in Featherston is not complete without a feed at this divine eatery. From booking through to eating g it's all about you. If your a Foody go a day without eating and then sample this delicious fare. Hats off to Brac...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We've been to Brac and Bow 5 times in the last month and every time have had great food and attentive service. The owner Theo is always on the floor making sure you are looked after. Portions are generous and the menu has good options...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Earle H
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We were luck enough to secure a table for lunch. This place is dog friendly and even bring a bowl of water over before taking orders. The food was excellent and service great. We meet up with more family later that afternoon and due to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Neil S
Johnny3090, Owner at Brac & Bow, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hi Neil S, Sounds like you and your Nan had a great time at Brac & Bow, really pleased you enjoyed our new menu and you got to dine twice (Bonus id say :p) I look forward to seeing you all again soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Yesterday we had a meal at Brac & Bow, It was lovely. The food was delicious . I had the fish of the day and my husband had beef cheeks, Everything looked and tasted amazing, All the staff are so friendly, smiling ... Awesome customer...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank DaveandPatsyA
Johnny3090, Owner at Brac & Bow, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Hi Dave and Patsy A, Super pleased you had a lovely evening at Brac & Bow, I will pass your comments onto the staff they love feedback. Look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Brac & Bow team

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Salena D
29 July 2017|
Response from Johnny3090 | Property representative |
Hi there, We haven't got a set opening date yet! But aiming for early September. Cheers John.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Cafe, European, Grill, Contemporary, Bar, Pizza, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Fitzherbert Street, Featherston 5710, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Featherston
  • Phone Number: +64 6-308 8880
  • E-mail
A place for people to come together to experience local service, local produce and food you know done well. We are an eatery and bar set in an old school house, with a garden courtyard situated in the heart of Featherston.
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