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Raceway Carvery

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20 Herbert Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
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Greymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great selection menu, Value for money, Friendly staff. One of the best eat out places in Greymouth Really enjoyed myself, had a mixed roast and vegetables were cooked perfectly to my liking

Thank aldonb574
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Was just after a good basic feed and we weren't disappointed. Complementary vegi soup, great pork roast and good sized steak all with lashings of gravey for a reasonable price. Reasturants decour a step back in time but part of the experience along with the friendly welcoming staff.

Thank Greg V
London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Most locals reckon this is the best "roast dinner" restaurant in Greymouth, and they're probably right! It's a good idea to get there early most evenings as it's very popular and rightly so. A choice of at least two joints is on offer plus other dishes. pasta, and steaks cooked to order. I eat there twice in a week, roast... More 

Thank RichardSS39
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Good selection of quality homely fare. Served with a hearty helping of delicious gravy. The complimentary soup is also a must to try. The carvery is a must visit for real West Coast hospitality.

Thank David M
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Both nights I had dinner here I had a roast meal. All mains at the restaurant include a soup and the roast was only $18.00

Thank cgibbs2015
Greymouth, New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Raceway carvery ( union Hotel ) is a great place for a good meal and is very child friendly, With a private hire room you can hold your own functions and this even comes with its own bar .

Thank Hayley S
Payson, Utah
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222 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We stopped in while staying in Graymouth, during our drive. It's a buffet style and some items on the menu the cook to order. My medium rare steak was well done. On the bright side the price is right.

Thank WanderingFarmer
Christchurch, New Zealand
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258 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016

My group was holding an afternoon meeting in the conference room and the committee met in the carvery over lunch. It was unpretentious and good quality. Some of the ladies, like S, settled for soup and rolls. Breaking my usual lunch rules, I had a small roast (beef) of the day with veges and horseradish. Further breaking the rules, I... More 

Thank Kiwi_rua
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Went as two couples. Reasonably bust night but service was ok. We were told due to the numbers (including a large group) in the restaurant that there may be a wait, but we were pleasantly surprised. The food was nice - flavoursome and fresh. Would recommend it.

Thank 1t-spoon
Christchurch, New Zealand
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The union is the place to go for a roast (or half roast), and with free vege soup who could resist. For those who missed out on boarding school or barracks this is a great alternative... The food is honest and tasty and doesn't pretend to be what it isn't. I'm sure the decor hasn't changed in over 40 years... More 

Thank Westportfrosty

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Restaurant Details

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Bar, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Herbert Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Greymouth
located in Union Hotel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?