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“Great place to eat”

Cook Saddle Cafe & Saloon
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Cook Saddle Cafe and Saloon offers locals and visitors a variety of menu options at reasonable prices in a warm and friendly country atmosphere.Our wide menu selection includes ala carte and group menu’s, while our popular western style meals are enjoyed by young and old. A children’s menu is available and we endeavour to meet special dietary requirements upon request.The restaurant offers indoor and outdoor dining and during the cooler months visitors can relax and unwind by the cosy open fire.The saloon is full of local history, a comfortable place for visitors to the West Coast region to catch up with the locals and perhaps hear a few good old stories from days gone by!
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great place to eat”
Reviewed March 22, 2013

We had a great plate of ribs sitting outside looking over beautiful mountains.
Would highly recommend.

  • Visited February 2013
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great little restaurant in the middle of town”
Reviewed March 6, 2013

We stopped in at the Cook Saddle after reading some other recommendations and looking for a good feed after our glacier hiking full day adventure. We found there were many interesting vegetarian options to keep my partner happy, and the service was friendly and attentive.
We also enjoyed two ciders with our meals which we very much enjoyed. Highly recommended if travelling in the Fox area.

Visited February 2013
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Royston, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Lively cafe”
Reviewed March 6, 2013

There aren't many places to eat in Fox Glacier and this jolly cafe right in the centre of the village seems to be the most popular. It's easy to see why. The atmosphere is lively, but not excessively so, and the food is plentiful and good. I had a very acceptable (and huge) rump steak whilst my partner settled for the more modest - but still tasty - lentil loaf. Service is friendly and prices are very reasonable.

Visited December 2012
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Thank Twopeds
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N Yorkshire
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Friendly staff”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

Had the pork spare ribs and they were delicious. Washing my top as we speak!!! They made a mistake with my husbands meal but apologised so nicely and replaced it pretty quickly. Good place to eat.

  • Visited March 2013
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Thank cambia
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Canberra, Australia
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44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Enjoyable meal with friendly staff”
Reviewed March 1, 2013

We had the Hoki fillets and they were cooked well and really enjoyable. The atmosphere in the cafe was relaxed but professional and the staff were helpful and were happy to settle us with an outside table.

Visited February 2013
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Thank BarbB030451
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