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Fox Glacier

Cook Saddle Cafe & Saloon


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American, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is not elegant dining, nor does it pretend to be. The place is a bit on the rough side, but with a lot of friendliness and a certain charm. Efficient and friendly service. The cheapest wine on the menu was good, the garlic bread...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Fox Glacier for four nights and ate here each evening because we liked it so much. The interior is rustic and has a lovely open fire which adds to the ambience. The pool table is in a separate room and the bar...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Susan31960
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff and great service and atmosphere. We asked if we could do our meals as takeaways which was no problem, and had a drink while we waited. The food was ready quickly and was really tasty.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Kiwi10150
Reviewed October 28, 2019

Food and staff very good, with a good menu and beverages. Good area for walking and the lake nearby. Parking OK.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2019 via mobile

We had a feed, the fish l had was good. Good serving size. Staff were friendly and obliging. Reasonable priced

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank BJF24
Reviewed October 22, 2019

The restaurant is aptly named and felt very comfortable during our visit. The wait staff were helpful and pleasant to chat with. The sign advertised happy hour but the waiter wasn't really specific on what exactly was included in happy hour - not a big...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Luv2BTrekking
Reviewed October 6, 2019

We cam through recently in late August, the off season for the area and it was very quiet. There are not too many places to choose from for dinner in the area, but I had researched this and wanted to try this place. There was...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Ginges_revenge
Reviewed October 5, 2019

We had dinner here during our 2 night stopover- chicken pasta, beetroot and quinoa salad, crumble with ice cream. All were really yummy ... especially the crumble! The atmosphere was great ... it was busy. The live band were really great ... exactly what I...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 4, 2019

Cook & Saddle one of the most picturesque places with the food to match. Friendly and helpful staff with extraordinary town knowledge, and we’re able to put up with a few drinks for the night with a polite and friendly manner. Worth the trip to...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank edsurks
Reviewed September 28, 2019 via mobile

This is the best fish I have eaten this trip. Fresh blue cod pan fried, cooked perfectly. Service was nice but the fish was outstanding.

Date of visit: September 2019
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