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Thar and Feather

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410 Elles Road, Invercargill, New Zealand
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 9
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
still good eating here

been here several times and my friend dined here recently and raved over the food, the quality and price. good dining in pleasant surroundings

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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English first
Christchurch, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Typical pub meal. Service just adequate. The menu was ok but not spectacular and I thought quite expensive. I have been there a couple of times and would not go back.

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invercargill new zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

been here several times and my friend dined here recently and raved over the food, the quality and price. good dining in pleasant surroundings

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

A well priced nice meal. We had a nice meal and go there sometime to the front bar for a budget meal at the front Bar. The Seafood Chowder and Sausages and Mash and mine and my husbands favourite, everyone I have taken have loved the price and food.

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Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Six of us had dinner together and all were happy with the meals, a very good menu. Dining room pleasant nice décor.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

the meal is the worst this year burnt potatoes a vegetables that left a bad taste in your mouth thanks for nothing ILT

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New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We arrived no booking and quite late, but nothing was too much trouble. Warm welcome, warm place. Delicious steak with divine mushroom sauce, twice baked cubed potatoes and salad; dining partner had roast of the day - pork with the loudest crackling ever. We couldn't resist and had heavenly apple pie and cheesecae respectively. So so good.

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Southland
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

This review is no so much for the Thar and Feather but the bar menu next door at the Southland. They utilize the same kitchen as the Thar and Feather and many of the same items on the menu but by far the standout is the chicken burger. It truly is outstanding and to date the best burger I can... More 

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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at the Thar and Feather this evening and our first impression was "bland". Just tables and chairs and a little plain bar. The waitresses seemed more intrested about gossiping than they did in serving us. None of them looked like they wanted to be there, fair enough I wouldn't either. Waited around 15 minutes for our food which... More 

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Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We attended an 80th family birthday party and there were about 25 people in our group. We had a choice of 2 course menu for $30. I chose southland blue cod, chips and salad and ice cream sundae for dessert. I was impressed that the meals came out pretty much at the same time. I wish I had chosen the... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

What a great delight & experience we had last night at the Thar & Feather, nice surroundings, excellent food great value for money and excellent service, what more could you ask for. The restaurant was full and some of the waitresses were new but you would never have known, we are telling lots about it and would highly recommend the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 410 Elles Road, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

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