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Best Restaurants in South Island, New Zealand

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La Rumbla (Arrowtown)
#1 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 35 Restaurants in Arrowtown
Price: $10 - $32
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas, South American, Pacific Rim
Map | Visitor photos (7)
La Roulotte (Te Anau)
#2 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 31 Restaurants in Te Anau
Price: $3 - $9
Cuisines: French, Creperie
Map | Visitor photos (49)
Gramado's (Blenheim)
#3 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 88 Restaurants in Blenheim
Price: $7 - $33
Cuisines: Brazilian, Bar, New Zealand
Map | Visitor photos (23)
No.31 Restaurant & Bar (Hanmer Springs)
#4 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 27 Restaurants in Hanmer Springs
Price: $12 - $28
Cuisines: European
Map | Visitor photos (34)
the BURLEiGH (Blenheim)
#5 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 88 Restaurants in Blenheim
Price: $2 - $14
Cuisines: European
Map | Visitor photos (24)
Pedro's House of Lamb (Christchurch)
#6 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Cuisines: Spanish
Map | Visitor photos (30)
Hopgoods (Nelson) Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Restaurants
#7 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 144 Restaurants in Nelson
Price: $14 - $26
Map | Visitor photos (25)
#8 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price: $72
Cuisines: New Zealand, Continental
Map | Visitor photos (22)
#9 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#3 of 88 Restaurants in Blenheim
Cuisines: Winery, New Zealand
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#10 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 1 Restaurants in Ophir
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Map | Visitor photos (15)
#11 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 13 Restaurants in Takaka
Price: $13 - $30
Cuisines: International, New Zealand
Map | Visitor photos (39)
#12 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 4 Restaurants in Cheviot
Map | Visitor photos (12)
Taco Medic (Queenstown)
#13 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
Map | Visitor photos (23)
The Millhouse (Arrowtown)
#14 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 35 Restaurants in Arrowtown
Price: $12 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood, European, Contemporary, Pacific Rim
Map | Visitor photos (40)
#15 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#3 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price: $7 - $18
Cuisines: Vegetarian, Healthy, Vegan
Map | Visitor photos (9)
Malabar Restaurant (Hanmer Springs)
#16 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 27 Restaurants in Hanmer Springs
Price: $6 - $28
Cuisines: Indian, Asian
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Dimitris Greek Food (Christchurch)
#17 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#4 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Greek
Map | Visitor photos (15)
#18 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Price: $29
Cuisines: Spanish, New Zealand
Map | Visitor photos (20)
#19 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#5 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price: $7 - $22
Cuisines: Greek
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#20 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 9 Restaurants in Fairlie
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Bakeries, New Zealand
Map | Visitor photos (17)
#21 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 2 Restaurants in Oturehua
Cuisines: Healthy
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#22 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#2 of 144 Restaurants in Nelson
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Eichardt's Bar (Queenstown)
#23 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#3 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Price: $6 - $19
Cuisines: Tapas, New Zealand, Chowder, European
Map | Visitor photos (65)
Caribe Latin Kitchen (Queenstown)
#24 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#4 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Price: $3 - $11
Cuisines: Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, South American
Map | Visitor photos (50)
The Batch Cafe (Invercargill)
#25 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#1 of 66 Restaurants in Invercargill
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Map | Visitor photos (20)
#26 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#6 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price: $20 - $36
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi
Map | Visitor photos (47)
#27 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#7 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Cuisines: Indian
Map | Visitor photos (9)
Vknow (Queenstown)
#28 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#5 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Cuisines: Contemporary
Map | Visitor photos (25)
Fergbaker (Queenstown)
#29 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#6 of 203 Restaurants in Queenstown
Cuisines: English
Map | Visitor photos (52)
Nobanno (Christchurch)
#30 of 2,482 restaurants in South Island
#8 of 664 Restaurants in Christchurch
Cuisines: Bangladeshi
Map | Visitor photos (10)