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La Rumbla

54 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 0509
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (121 reviews)
“ceviche” (18 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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1 - 10 of 554 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Staff were engaging and the service prompt, despite the place buzzing. Interesting range of drinks. Fun!

1  Thank 1950BGN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and all I can say is wow! Every dish was yummy. We shared the civeche, octopus, seafood pasta and Wagyu between the two of us, as well as the semifreddo for dessert. All of them were on point, and I...More

1  Thank petre1912
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been for dinner 2 years ago on a golfing trip and having had a great meal then, went back again with my wife. Was not disappointed! Ordered 4 dishes (tapas) that turned out to be more than enough - each dish delicious and and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An awesome, super friendly restaurant with great vibe. The food is always fantastic, a must do for an evening in Arrowtown.

Thank 968ChrisS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for dinner and enjoyed the Spanish food and service.Service was friendly, quick and the range on the menu was very good.

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic experience here — from the cocktails to the lovely meal (sharing plates — we ordered the calamari, salad, chicken and wagyu beef, we were so full we had no room left for dessert unfortunately) to the ambience and the excellent and...More

Thank geoffreyandjanice
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Two couples dined together. Ordered 7 dishes to share. All very tasty. We followed these with dessert. Great service. Highly recommend, but do book.

Thank Di B
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

So the food is great. Make a reservation. Tough to walk in. Truly inspiring. We shared the seafood pasta, cod fritters and ceviche. The issue I had in not making this a five star place is although they tell you the food comes out when...More

Thank jdfranco
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Everything about La Rumbla was perfect. Staff was super friendly and very helpful with recommendations for ordering. The plates were the perfect size for four or five people to share. Food was delicious and the drinks were even better!

Thank Mitchell M
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

My lovely wife and I were staying with friends in Arrowtown and we all visited La Rumbla for dinner one evening. Wow! What a great place! Relaxed ambience. Beautiful decor. Friendly staff. And amazing food! We shared the octopus, the tiger prawns, the salt cod...More

Thank eddymaya
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, 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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