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The Ballarat Trading Company

7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 4222
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork ribs” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic venue! Food is amazing and Alex on the bar was so accommodating! Recommended excellent cocktails☺️

Thank Tourist40509699902
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came into ballarat trading co. on the off chance, just walking by the venue, such a cool looking place. Straight away greeted at the door by the friendly staff, asked if I wanted a table for food but we just were in for drinks. The...More

Thank sammattison
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Alex and the crew are amazing. Food was unreal and the atmosphere was so much fun with the live music

Thank Compass23890436066
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two of us both ordered the lamb shoulder and it wasn't to disappoint. Lovely, tender meat, really melted in the mouth. Accompanied by baby carrots and mash, this was a simple, but thoroughly enjoyable meal. A bit of a delay while waiting to pay due...More

Thank Ezra710
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great bar staff. Well priced. Not too crowded. All the 'kids' must be at the clubs, this venue was primarily an over 35's spot. Live music. Clean bathrooms.

Thank jana_213213
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good cocktails and amazing service. Thanks Britney for awesome service, getting us a front row seat to the game. Food was awesome, steak well cooked and best cocktails in Queenstown.

Thank danieljF1617ZQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the seafood chowder. It wasn’t like a nice creamy chowder with heaps of flavour. It was more like a flavourless purée. For $28 I was super disappointed. My boyfriend had the bangers and mash which he enjoyed.

Thank karleenicole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went into the Ballarat Trading Co. out of a gut feeling and it was the best thing I could have done that night. Thanks to Alex Monroe behind the Bar I had an absolute blast with my friends. Being a Bartender myself for several...More

Thank _richxgross
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place was packed as the rugby final was on. The meals were great and my husband had a tasting plate of wines and enjoyed them all. The garlic bread was so so so delicious

Thank MaureenL408
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at The Ballarat when the band was in full throttle, and we had an awesome night. The manager even let the band play an extra hour because the place was jumping.

Thank Linda K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 The Terrace, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 4222
  • E-mail
Description
A friendly pub for both tourists and locals alike, situated in the heart of Queenstown. Our aim is to have really good simple food and great service, in a welcoming environment
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