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Robbies Bar & Bistro

$$ - $$$, ,
2 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 21 154 1822
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“ribs” (15 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing service and great food. If there was a 6/5 star rating i’d do it. We were served by Akash who provided prompt outstanding service. We’re definitely coming back

Thank foodlife456
Reviewed 3 days ago

The waiters service we couldnt fault-- attentive and did not need a pen to take our orders.The restaurant was surprisingly quiet.Three meals were ok 2 fish of the day with chips and salad and a chicken burger.the 4th meal of rib eye steak was a...More

Thank Normanski_nz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice family trip and decided to have dinner here. Ordered 3 burgers on special and a kids chicken nuggets. Burger tasted like fat and gristle. Definitely frozen product as it was half cooked and really wasn't nice at all. It had a squishy texture in...More

Thank Donovan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looks nice from outside - but do not go in... Worst wienerschnitzel ever. Amazing how bad one can make one ! Other meal average and despite giving feedback to staff, poor handling of feedback Many other good places in town Suggest avoid this one

Thank Jan Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I as well as 4 teens went here for a meal. Was good service and nice meal. I recommend this place for a good place to eat.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't get what was described on the menu for 2 of the lunch meals and were maybe 'average' at the very best stretch of imagination, the 3rd lunch meal was well below average. Staff nice enough but seemed surprised when we took it up with...More

Thank johnnygotshoes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for dinner and had the pork belly & lamb shanks. Both were melt in your mouth delicious. Super quick service. The only reason we didn't give it a 5 was because the apple pie we had was a bit dry. It was cosy...More

Thank Reggee83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only went in there for dessert so we didn't think we could go wrong. We ordered the chocolate mud slice and Apple pie with coffees. The mud slice came but quite clearly wasn't, we questioned it with the staff member who wasn't sure what...More

Thank 921samanthab
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a drink, attentiveness of waiters top notch but sadly the food left a lot to be desired. Roasts of the day has mashed and boiled (undercooked) potatoes, undercooked (microwaved?) veges and packet gravey, roast beef tasted more like corned beef. Also ended...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good but not great. Service was average even though it wasn't busy. Still, it's easy to find and the drinks are cold and the price was fair. For an easy night, this is very suitable.

Thank oldredjag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$28
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 21 154 1822
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