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Whataroa Hotel

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Whataroa £ , Fusion,
77 Scally Road | RD1, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
+64 3-753 4076
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
7 Jan 2017
“Great food”
21 Dec 2016
“A surprise package”
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New Zealand, Fusion, Gastropub
77 Scally Road | RD1, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I didn't stay in the hotel (stayed in a cabin down the road) but ate my evening meal each of the 2 nights I was in Whataroa. Whitebait sandwich one night and a very large (and tasty) "Whataroa burger" the next. I chose to eat...More

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Small Hotel that provided a bit of fun during our stay in Whataroa with some very uninhibited locals dressed in strange and colourful clothing for a dart match. Friendly staff and patrons. Good night out..

Thank John O
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

On arrival we ordered a couple of drinks and were not impressed that the woman behind the bar used her fingers to put the ice into the drinks. This same woman then coughed all over the food whilst it was being served. The cleanliness of...More

Thank Sally G
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Fair service but staff personal cleanliness left a bit to be desired. Hopefully waitress was not involved in the food preparation, food was okay but out of a freezer box. Mixed grill was substantial. Hotel was scruffy and unkempt, seemingly a workmans pub on the...More

Thank Geraldine1159
Reviewed 10 February 2016

The pub serves meals in the evening and the food is fine and reasonably priced. This is not a first class restaurant but you won't find that in Whataroa. What you will find is pleasant, honest service and decent food and wine or beer.

Thank Grant D
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Typical atmosphere and ambiance Nice people Good food and service I recommande the whitebait A good stop before Franz Josef glacier

Thank Picci12345
Reviewed 17 January 2016

A great country pub on the West Coast. We stayed the night. Food was great. We had both dinner and Breakfast while there. Rooms are basic but comfortable.

1  Thank LutonAnderson
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Great experience, excellent meals, friendly owner operators, whitebait meal and the steak was cooked to perfection. Wish we could have stayed longer :)

1  Thank 8travel2015
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Stopped off at this old time West Coast pub on motorbike tour with my brother. On arrival, was a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. There has been some major work to update/renovate the building, which previously it was in serious need of. There were 4 young...More

Thank Tharizden
Reviewed 12 June 2015

I really enjoyed staying here, not for the night, but for a few hours. It was great to get away from the hustle and bustle of Franz Joseph and Fox Glacier. The people were very friendly and the meal that i bought was great too....More

1  Thank Ashley K
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New Zealand, Fusion, Gastropub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Scally Road | RD1, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Whataroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-753 4076
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