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New Orleans Hotel

) #23 of 26 Restaurants in Arrowtown $$ - $$$ , European,
27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1748
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“roast pork” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“whitebait” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here a couple of nights ago. We ordered a wonton starter which came out with the mains instead of before as requested. I got the chicken with mushroom sauce which was pretty good. My husband unfortunately got the ribs which were completely lacking...More

Thank CharlotteLee88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By the time we had driven out here from Queenstown and walked around Arrowtown deciding where to have breakfast the morning was half over. So it didn't help when the kitchen had issues with our order. There was only one group eating when we arrived....More

Thank Catherine K
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Reasonable value but room had many faults and we were moved albeit to a better room but one that was noisier and still had issues with the heater. Staff were pleasant but seemed unaware that Booking.com included free breakfast (which was very good i must...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We were looking for a pub meal with a TV to catch up on some rugby. We chose this hotel but were disappointed to learn that our two preferred meal items were 'sold out' - the roast and lamb shank. But we stayed and chose...More

1  Thank bert_nz
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a very hearty meal here with my husband on a particularly cold evening but the dining area was as warm as toast. Easy dining, quick service, sports bar with tv's strategically placed around the room. A few areas to choose from, both indoors and...More

Thank Kerrimai
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Loved this pub! Super friendly staff and really nice vibe, we sat by the fire, my partner had the roast pork and I had the dumplings which were really good!Definitely found it hard to pull ourselves up out of our seats to leave the fire!...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

We ordered our breakfast at 9.50am and waited for a long time for it like 50 minutes. The breakfast was only 2 poached eggs, 2 slices of bacon, 2 bit of toast x 4. This not a big order and the place was not busy...More

Thank michael H
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

There are 3 choices of menu. Pub fare, Asian, or pizza. We went for the Asian menu. Chose Beijing duck and chilli chicken. Both were really delicious. We sat on the deck. Great atmosphere. Very impressed with service. We received our meals within about 5...More

Thank kimlb1976
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Stayed here by luck, decent room good food and friendly staff (I enjoyed the rock on the PA too). The building is a historic one. Well worth a visit.

Thank jeff600
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel is in the high street. Free parking is available along the river - beware of the parking bays in the town...they all have limited parking times. The hotel has super friendly staff. It is an old hotel...dating back to the 1800's but the...More

Thank veekayhay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1748
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  • This restaurant is at New Orleans Hotel
Located in beautiful Arrowtown on famous Buckingham Street, The New Orleans (New O, as the locals call it) is one of the last historical running hotels in New Zealand. We pride ourselves on providing simple, honest old fashioned hospitality. The hotel has 9 well appointed rooms all featuring free wifi, New furniture,Linen and Decor (updated 2012). Our award winning Bistro and Bar features local seafood,an extensive wine list, NZ Craft Beer and much, much more. We are open 7 days from 8am, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinne.Recently (2013) we have extended our premises to Include Little Micky Finns, Arrowtown's very own Irish and Gourmet Pizza Bar. Featuring genuine Emerald Isle Memorabilia and boasting the best Whiskey collection in town.
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