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Wobbly Kea Cafe & Bar

108 Main Road, Arthur's Pass National Park 7654, New Zealand
+64 3-318 9101
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“curry” (21 reviews)
“garlic bread” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 Main Road, Arthur's Pass National Park 7654, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and was pleasantly surprised. Restaurant is small and cosy. Shared a pizza and garlic bread between two greedy eaters and both were satisfied. Food was wholesome and tasty but nothing fancy. Prices for meals are more expensive than usual, however given...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The service is great bar lady and chef nice to chat to. We had pizza fish n chips soup carrot cake all couldn't be faulted. I see people have commented on pricing u have to remember food has to be transported in so I thought...More

Thank LeannaW49
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on wayvtgriugh Arthur’s Pass. Fries was expensive and cooked in rancid tasting dripping. The young woman counter attendant was short with customers and told my two kids to “stop running around” (at the time I was holding both of their hands...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Warm and welcoming little bar restaurant. Good home made pies and coffee what more could one want on a cold sunny day crossing the Southern Alps?

Thank robin p
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Coming back through Arthurs Pass the kids wanted to try the Wobbly Kea instead of the Arthurs Pass Cafe & Stores across the road. This place could be really special if it had an injection of atmosphere and some professional management - a bit sad...More

Thank Dakar1967
Reviewed 1 July 2018

It's a pretty charming place with kind and merry service, enjoy some hot beverages or drinks, wide selection of booze, but for God's sake don't eat here! The food is overpriced, I had beef and nachos, it was a pretty large serving, I ate the...More

Thank vargabeergo
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Small selection of food. Over priced food. It was warm inside and very cold outside and the warmth was the only good thing going. Wish we had of gone else where.

Thank squiglepop
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed Couple of meals here. Food was awesome and sitting at the window looking up at the mountains was nothing short of stunning. Watching the sunset on the snow capped peaks. Colourful and eye catching

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Lovely setting, however it was cold inside. Food was of average quality, but pricey. The pies were of the type that you would buy at the local corner shop - avoid them. Toilet facilities were clean, but small repairs needed. Part of lock came off...More

Thank Kim T
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Limited menu was a clue I guess. Pork sausages and mash sounded simple but the (4)sausages were Hellers precooked suitable for a barbecue at best. I don't think much of the menu is fresh food , the fish being definitely not fresh. There is constant...More

Thank GrahameS33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Main Road, Arthur's Pass National Park 7654, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Arthur's Pass National Park
  • Phone Number: +64 3-318 9101
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