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Blazing Copper Restaurant - Heartland Hotel Croydon

100 Waimea Street | Croydon, Gore 9740, New Zealand
+64 3-208 9029
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (5 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Waimea Street | Croydon, Gore 9740, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

An arranged business meeting with building contractor took a little longer so stayed for tea.... just excellent... food was stunning and staff were brilliant.. polite and excellent service. A very pleasant surround and relaxed. The food was tasty and quick to the table. A definite...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank IsabelleA1573
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We were staying at the Heartland Hotel Croyden so we made a booking for dinner at 7:00 PM. I had deep fried Bluff Oysters and venison and my wife had a salad with salmon. The food was very good and it was nice to not...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I work a t this restaurant in the kitchen so sorry can't really give it a review but do know we are always busy and people enjoy there time there . I personally enjoy the food and staff are a great crew to work with

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank PaulineH1979
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I have just come home from the Blazing Copper Restaurant in Gore. What an excellent meal both my wife and I enjoyed.I had the Beer Battered Orange Roughy for a main. The batter was crunchy and the fish fresh and tasty. The salad was excellent...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Grovel59
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious food served by efficient and friendly staff. A fantastic evening. Good value. So pleased we found this place and grateful the staff fitted our group in. The pork was beautifully cooked and well accompanied. Thanks for a memorable evening.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ezra710
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Had room service and had the market fish with prawns. Great meal and well priced I think. Great service and the staff are prompt

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Although the surroundings are very pleasant at Blazing Copper Restaurant and the service good, the meal was exceedingly average and the chef had over ordered carrots for that day. The mousse portion was huge and uninteresting with what looked like a big rusk on the...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank ronakatet
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Fantastic service, amazing food, highly recommended. Thanks to the wonderful staff and chefs. We arrived early and there was a nice cosy space to sit and have pre dinner drinks. Food was delivered promptly, no wondering when the next course was coming. Between us we...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank debmatt749
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Booked a table for five family members to celebrate our daughter's Birthday. I chose the Three Flavored Pork Belly with broccolini, black pudding & potato galette, & apple sauce. There were three good sized slices of pork belly which were tender enough, have had worse...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank SouthernFoody1957
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good menu choices and great service from the staff when some of my family and I were there recently for lunch. Also catered very well for our little granddaughter by providing colouring in pencils and an activity pack. Kept her amused. Her food also came...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Rosebank430
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Waimea Street | Croydon, Gore 9740, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Gore
  • Phone Number: +64 3-208 9029
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A Vibrant Restaurant, newly renovated with an intimate feel, great outdoor dining in the summer and a warm and friendly winter place with our "Blazing Copper" fire place. Award winning dishes with a focus on great service.
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