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Captains Restaurant

11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1633
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rack” (84 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (77 reviews)
“steak” (130 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet. Only 5 other patrons We are US - had them further cook bacon and sausage. No problem Overall good service and breakfast

Thank renostew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place on trip advisor and followed the Pate (shared) with a steak and rack of lamb all delicious and staff friendly and informed. No room for dessert!

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered eye filet steak and ribeye steak; ribeye was a bit overcooked. Soup and salad were good. Service was great. Atmosphere was relaxed and quieter than many which we enjoy.

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a fantastic dinning experience. I had looked at the menu earlier on in the day and was dying for the lamb rack. Once there i learnt that the menu had changed and the lamb no longer came with its vegetables and instead we needed...More

Thank psmall17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a later dinner of salmon with quinoa and potato patty and a brilliant sauce. Lovely Irish server and good atmosphere. Worth the visit.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic customer service, food is excellent, mulled wine is the best I have tasted. Great breakfast & dinner. We will be back!

Thank lisa h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was out first place to eat upon arriving and it was lovely! The staff are so friendly and welcoming. Meals were delicious and decently priced.

Thank amyz19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled across Captain's when we were looking for somewhere for dinner. No reservation, no problem. The portions were huge and the food was divine. We had the braised beef cheek (huge!) and the prawn hot pot, then the lamb rack (with a side of...More

Thank Revampnzgirl
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came here for breakfast and were very pleased with the service and the food. Much like everywhere else in Queenstown, the prices are a little steep, but here, the portion sizes make up for it. We ordered an Eggs Benedict and...More

Thank Sashabrrp
Reviewed 15 September 2017

captain restaurant was very good for the price, but last time we been there we didnt received, beer was warm, asked to change and have same warm. food come wrong, the the worse part was, the restaurant was empty, so would have no reason to...More

Thank Juninho-NZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 1633
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