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La Rumbla

54 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 0509
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (133 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Yummy, as usual. I love that they have gf options or can make gf options. Same with dairy free. Our dinner was yummy, service was amazing and my food issues, weren’t an issue! Thank you. And the honey cocktail was the bomb!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DianneAngell
Reviewed 4 days ago

Greeted by a very professional young man who directed us to a table - even though we had not made a reservation. Lovely tapas offerings with some very good wines. Only downside was the female wait person who referred to us as " my dears"...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Penny D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our B&B host recommended we dine here as and we are so grateful we took his advice. Service was outstanding, opted for some share plates. Beetroot and goats cheese tapas, wagyu beef, asparagus, and the epic roast potatoes cooked in duck fat. Deliciously washed down...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debsydney7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with 5 friends. Excellent tapas, recommend all. Cocktails great. Excellent service, very helpful.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank megana919
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat and found La Rumbla, immediately we felt at home and very welcome. The service was superb and the recommendations were spot on. The food was so good and the duck and calamari was so tender that I wanted...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michele P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Book ahead as this place was heaving the night we visited. Great staff with good recommendations made ordering a breeze. The food was excellent and the drinks menu creative. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BALSydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really interesting and tasty tapas. Good service and helpful waiting staff. The place was full for Halloween, but we didn't have to wait long for any of our orders. We really enjoyed our evening at La Rumbla, even if the waiter's face paint was a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bigjake33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked in a back courtyard off of Arrowtown’s Main Street, La Rumbla delivers amazing food and drink with incredible hospitality. We started with the Smoked Plum Negroni and Mango Chili Marg, both of which were fantastic. For food we enjoyed the calamari and roasted beetroot....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank adaml98
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a fabulous meal here before heading off to cycle the Rail Trail. The menu selection was fantastic and we all wanted to order three or four of the sharing plates each. Our waiter warned us that we would have a lot of food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kerre W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The night before we actually dined here, my travel group (myself, my partner, my two-year old daughter and my brother) checked in to see if they had space - despite being busy they did, but didn't have any high chairs. So when we returned the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris W
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Questions & Answers
19 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sundaylunches001 | Property representative |
Hi, We have a full wine list so no BYO. Thanks La Rumbla
Julie M
30 October 2015|
Response from just_brisbane | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any, but in saying that the staff a are accommodating, i would simply just email them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 0509
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