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The Wrinkly Rams

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24-30 Omarama Avenue, Omarama 9448, New Zealand
+64 3-438 9751
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Very enjoyable!

The sheep sheering demonstration was fun and informative! They also have a wonderful gift shop with... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Susan W
Solid restaurant

The restaurant offers sold food for a reasonable price. It offers inside and outside seating... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
ThRued
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New Zealands most entertaining sheep shearing show.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“homemade pies” (4 reviews)
“gift shop” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 16:45
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
24-30 Omarama Avenue, Omarama 9448, New Zealand
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+64 3-438 9751
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"seafood chowder"
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"homemade pies"
in 4 reviews
"gift shop"
in 6 reviews
"all day breakfast"
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"lamb shank"
in 2 reviews
"muesli"
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"cabinet food"
in 2 reviews
"panini"
in 2 reviews
"blue cod"
in 2 reviews
"sheep show"
in 3 reviews
"great coffee"
in 3 reviews
"lambs fry and bacon"
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"south island"
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"wool"
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"queenstown"
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"merino"
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"shearing"
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

The sheep sheering demonstration was fun and informative! They also have a wonderful gift shop with beautiful wool products that I couldn’t resist!

Thank Susan W
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The restaurant offers sold food for a reasonable price. It offers inside and outside seating facilities. Its located directly at the main road to Lake Pukaki and as such always busy. Personally I can not give more than three stars as it appeared not to...More

Thank ThRued
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

The Wrinkly Ram has great honest food, excellent coffee and good staff. We had a few days in Omarama for a sporting event and ate at the Wrinkly Ram each day. Our private function dinner of Blue cod, chips and salad was a highlight but...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Breakfast is really good. Coconut cakes tastes good. Very nice and friendly serviers and good souvenir shop.

1  Thank Gaga J
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We had been looking forward to eating here on a Saturday evening, but on calling in at 4.30 to check it out we found the shop closed and the restaurant on the point of closing. We were told they were closed for the rest of...More

Thank Marion O
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

There is a wide variety of food for all tastes and the coffee is excellent. The only thing that annoyed me was that they charged the 15% surcharge on the public holidays. They are entitled to do this but many places don't do it.

Thank Hawean
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Our recent meet up with family from Auckland added to our many happy stop overs here. We always enjoy this great venue with such friendly and efficient service. We are so impressed by Trish and James's vision and hard work to develop their well run...More

Thank Rme48
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We happened to chance upon The Wrinkly Rams cafe on our way to Twizel & can’t speak highly enough of it. Fantastic selection of delicious food & fast & efficient service. Unasked, the waiter also brought out a container with a drink for our wee...More

Thank 229ceca
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

As I love fish, I had the blue cod, which was deep fried in a light beer batter, and served with a salad and tartar sauces. The service was friendly

Thank BobHart308
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the Wrinkly Rams for dinner on the recommendation of the motel owner. We loved the new extension with the open fire & corrugated iron walls etc. The staff were welcoming & efficient. The food was very enjoyable & well priced. The lamb shank...More

1  Thank Scott L
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Response from leoniehastings | Reviewed this property |
Looked on website. Their Sunday hours are 7.30am to 4pm. You can google closer to the time or ring the phone number on their website for Easter Sunday holiday hours.I went there on holiday passing through and live over 500... More
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