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New Orleans Hotel

27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1748
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“roast pork” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch today with two kids and my wife the service was average and then the food arrived. Horrible is how you'd suggest what arrived, the kids toasted sandwiches were the bread with unmelted cheese, tomato and ham with raw red onion. What...More

Thank madbadmuffin
Reviewed July 22, 2017

A real mixture of Pub Grub and Asian food. I had the lamb shank which was slightly overcooked and served with huge portions of Mash and Vegetables. The kids (7 and 5) both had a Kids Mac n Cheese which was too big for them....More

Thank leestevens1979
Reviewed July 19, 2017

The New Orleans is the sole pub in Arrowtown these days, the Royal Oak having been converted to shops about 10 years ago by Irish entrepreneur, Eamon Cleary. A man who generously gave $1 million to Otago University. The New Orleans is a hotel in...More

Thank W001
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Place jampacked but to be expected during school holidays. Food always good and a great selection of drinks.

Thank Steven_WLG
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Cold winters day, fire roaring, nice lunch, plenty options with traditional pub fare & a few asian dishes also available. We had roast of the day and the duck pancakes both were nice. Another trip advisor moment where average rating is a bit harsh but...More

Thank StewyNT
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Came here after a disappointing lunch at a local cafe across the road and found the staff to be friendly and accommodating. Meals are well priced with two fires on the go. Have been here many years ago and it is still inviting.

Thank HasoClan
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

My partner and i went to the new orleans hotel for a meal as everything was between lunch and breakfast. We has the new orleans roast lamb. And it was delicious. Huge meal. We had to take what we couldnt eat in a doggy bag....More

Thank Fionahead
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a couple of drinks as we sat in old leather arm chairs in front of a toasty fire. A good spot which was busy with families ordering $15 pie lunch specials! We liked this place. We walked downstairs into the Irish bar on...More

Thank 240traceyr
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here a couple of nights ago. We ordered a wonton starter which came out with the mains instead of before as requested. I got the chicken with mushroom sauce which was pretty good. My husband unfortunately got the ribs which were completely lacking...More

Thank CharlotteLee88
Reviewed May 26, 2017

By the time we had driven out here from Queenstown and walked around Arrowtown deciding where to have breakfast the morning was half over. So it didn't help when the kitchen had issues with our order. There was only one group eating when we arrived....More

Thank Catherine K
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1748
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  • This restaurant is at New Orleans Hotel
Located in beautiful Arrowtown on famous Buckingham Street, The New Orleans (New O, as the locals call it) is one of the last historical running hotels in New Zealand. We pride ourselves on providing simple, honest old fashioned hospitality. The hotel has 9 well appointed rooms all featuring free wifi, New furniture,Linen and Decor (updated 2012). Our award winning Bistro and Bar features local seafood,an extensive wine list, NZ Craft Beer and much, much more. We are open 7 days from 8am, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinne.Recently (2013) we have extended our premises to Include Little Micky Finns, Arrowtown's very own Irish and Gourmet Pizza Bar. Featuring genuine Emerald Isle Memorabilia and boasting the best Whiskey collection in town.
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