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1876 Bar And Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Local cuisine, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly

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About
1876 Bar and Restaurant is a distinctive & much valued landmark of Queenstown.The old stone courthouse building was erected between November 1875 and September 1876. The Old Courthouse is one of the few structures that survive from Queenstown's early gold mining days. Now over 130 years on 1876 offers an upmarket menu, relaxed atmosphere, great service & friendly staff. With the option of indoor and outdoor dining 1876 is definitely the place to be. During the winter season we will have live music between Wednesday and Sunday nights.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Gastropub
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here for lunch, it wasn't too busy at about 1.30pm so chose to sit outside in the sun, away from smokers. Ordered burgers (great GF options!) and drinks. Drinks are cheap, burgers tasty and filling. Great service, very friendly and we enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Mooie006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a place with a lot of energy, and inexpensive beer, this is your place. We stopped in for a quick drink before dinner and it wasn’t very busy (rainy and still early in the evening). Later that night, and anytime...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Diane W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we enjoyed our meals service was good staff very friendly and helpful with choices on menu we sat inside there was also seatiing outside price of meals and drinks reasonable .

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank brianpfj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to start your night in Queenstown, cheap and cheerful and the staff are great, shout-out to Lovely Liv and Shanice

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Georgehankey95
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, staff are always very friendly and serve drinks quickly even during busy times. Cheap drinks and good vibes

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Harsapler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is cheap and tastes delicious! Doesn’t take very long to wait. Good atmosphere and music, sometimes live music which always makes a place better. Bar tenders very lovely and fast at serving drinks

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cazzh2015
Reviewed March 10, 2019

The $20 dinners are tasty and very good value. Each evening is a different meat accompanied by green beans and excellent crispy fries

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank zl1rd
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for a quick lunch. It’s probably one of the cheapest places in town. The bar staff were fairly disengaged or hungover. They weren’t rude or anything negative as such, but a bit of enthusiasm goes a long way in hospo. Had a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tylere132
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Tasty fries, but the most unfriendly staff me and my friend ever met. Bitter bartenders when not even busy.... Will never go here again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anna S
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

This place was very busy and you can see why. The price. With cheap food and drink prices you can’t go wrong. Staff a little rude and more interested in serving women. But overall good

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ginger_jr
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