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Village Inn

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41, Talbot Street, Geraldine, New Zealand
+64 3-693 1004
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41, Talbot Street, Geraldine, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Good value, home style cooking in a friendly environment. Pork roast and lamb shanks were great. Large servings and quick service. Pub like environment with adjoining restaurant. Pick of Geraldine eateries for mine.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Village Inn is a pleasant enough setting, being comfortable, clean, well looked after, and warm - a good thing at this time of year - a nice, hospitable place for a drink, but the food is expensive for a Canterbury rural town and the...More

Thank MobileKiwi
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Service was excellent- especially the spanish/latin american (can't remember which) lady. Friendly and helpful. We both had the lamb chop- big and scrumptious. Just under $30 for the lamb chop, which we thought was maybe too pricey (this was the beginning of our NZ adventure,...More

Thank Dr_Rebecca_P
Reviewed 22 May 2018

A meet for drinks with friends and enjoyed the selection on the wine list - Graham Norton - then a move to the bar area for the snack menu - our platter was amazing for $28 - so much food & best of all ample...More

Thank jaymaybee
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Went here on advice of campground receptionist and glad we did. Staff very friendly , very cosy and warm inside, beer cold, food fantastic what more can I say will be returning on next trip to NZ

Thank wratts
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Tables with comfortable seats indoor/outdoor. Good sized meals reasonably priced. My wife had steak cooked medium as requested with just the right quantity of chips and salad on a ciabatta bun cooked to perfection. I had Roast of the day which was roast beef and...More

Thank Kiwi12
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Excellent light meal while we were on our way to lake tepako. Very clean with spotless restrooms. This is off topic but--while driving out of town there is a speed trap waiting to get you going over the speed limit (the sign is posted at...More

Thank MarzMarz
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Service Ok. Meals pretty good really. Had to ask for tomato sauce. Asked for no onions in burger, got them anyway. Found it quite expensive & meals weren't that big.

Thank sherbsfamily
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Dinner on a very wet August evening – the restaurant was busy but we had made a reservation, so no problem. Service was attentive and the menu provided a good choice for each of our group of four. Draught beer available and a decent selection...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Restaurant is well situated in the middle of Geraldine and it was deservedly recommended by the people who run the B&B we were staying at. We had an excellent meal of garlic bread followed by Tequila Chicken for me and Dinner ribs for my husband....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41, Talbot Street, Geraldine, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Geraldine
  • Phone Number: +64 3-693 1004
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