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New Orleans Hotel

27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1748
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“roast pork” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in the heart of Arrowtown this place is essentially a bar that serves food. Staff are friendly and get things done and the food is well presented and tasty.

Thank Bernard R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For lunchmy family had pies which were decent size with large chincks of meat but very dry. $16 each I tried the roast pork meal $23. Absolutely disgusting old and funny tasting meat. Could not touch it. The menu description lists crackling but non was...More

Thank slickb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very late breakfast here and it was really good. Great selection of food and the service was really good. Lovely setting with an outdoor verandah as well.

Thank Heatherbells52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Arrowtown took us down the main street where we came across this Hotel. A typical old fashioned hotel we were there early so didn't eat but the menu looked very inviting. Had a drink and enjoyed the atmosphere. If I venture back...More

Thank dennisp859
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on Christmas Day as everywhere else was pretty much closed. Understandably we expected service to be slow due to shortage of staff and large volume of diners but it was way too slow when we had to wait for 40 minutes...More

Thank Wileen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great late lunch at around 4pm. Great service & the roast pork & gravy sandwich was fantastic! Really tasty & filling. My friend had the calamari - great serve, perfectly cooked! Would be great on a cold day with the fire burning!!!

Thank Tracie W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We have tried this restaurant back on Nov, we were quite disappointed with chilli chicken as the chicken were over cooked(over fried) and the flavour of it got spicy taste only. I expect the chicken texture should be more tender or juicy. But the most...More

Thank kpy000
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Good drinks, but pricey but worth it for taste. Very nice staff, friendly. Can’t buy doubles though (only disappointment) - A+ service

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 October 2017

After a long drive from Franz Josef, we settled into the Millbrook Resort and ran into Arrowtown for some food. We took the Mac n' cheese and the seafood chowder back to our apartment. This time we also got the smoked salmon. All of this...More

2  Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for breakfast after seeing a breakfast special sign. Nice hotel, warm and comfy. Bacon and eggs served swiftly and well cooked. Nice experience.

Thank berylQueensland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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