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The newest offering by acclaimed restaurant group Wai Dining, Public Kitchen and Bar is now open on the Steamer Wharf. Offering exceptional local cuisine Public Kitchen is all about local produce caught in the hills or farmed down the road or caught off the coast. The closest restaurant to the lake the outdoor terrace is a must dining option to take in the views and enjoy the exceptional sharing dishes on offer. Open daily from 9 am for Breakfast, lunch, bar grazing, drinks and dinner. Open Everyday from Midday till late
Nice place and service and we drank some delicious milk stout sitting at the window. Only negative was the food. The cheese rolls were horrible - 3 deep fried tiny finger sized bread rolls for $10 - nothing like the delicious ones I've had elsewhere...More
Came here for dinner, food was delicious and service was friendly. Food was on the higher price end but with plenty of tapas style options and was absolutely delicious. View of the lakefront and surrounding mountain ranges was gorgeous, would highly recommend.
Visiting Public is becoming somewhat of a tradition now as we have done so on the last night of our last 3 Queenstown holidays and we are never anything but thrilled by our meals - it is a real "comfort food" destination with good sized...More
Had a meal tonight with my wife.
Had initially called up to confirm certain allergy related questions.
Spoke to Josh who took the time to answer all our questions thoroughly without sounding like it was a hassle like so many places do.
We arrived and...More
Really disappointing visit to Public. We live in Queenstown and wanted to try somewhere new for my birthday dinner last weekend but unfortunately the food was rubbish. Menu looks awesome but doesn't taste it. Service was good - the waitress was lovely. Don't like to...More
Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sophie L
DavidD12384, General Manager at Public Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2019
I’m very sorry to hear about you experience on your birthday. I would love for you to send me an email with a bit more information. What time and date you were in ect. I would very like to get to the bottom...More
My wife and I had midday lunch here. The menu is extensive, and they can cater for Gluten free. This is in a great spot and you can sit either inside or outside to take in the lake view; which is good when the weather...More
The food was great and there was a huge choice...which made it difficult. The service was okay, could have been better. Would recommend, however, there are plenty of places to try in Queenstown and would recommend trying others before Public.