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The Observatory Millennium Queenstown

) #134 of 183 Restaurants in Queenstown ££ - £££ New Zealand
Frankton Road, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
+64 3-441 8888
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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New Zealand
££ - £££
Frankton Road, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food selection was great. They took our order right away. Took a bit of time before the food was served, but all tasted very good. But once the food was served, no one came back to the table to refill our waters or ask if...More

Thank 339gregoryh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were not expecting such a good meal and great service. We were very impressed by the delightful prompt and friendly service that was provided by the 2 young ladies who served us. Added to a very well cooked, tasty meal and a simply delicious...More

Thank kayeliz2016
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The food and its presentation were excellent. I was not so keen about eating pasta from a low table in the snack bar however.

Thank rrfaris
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We are staying here so decided to eat in and we're not disappointed with our decision. The scallops and salmon were both on the chefs choice menu and they were lovely. The fillet steak was overcooked (supposed to be medium rare but came out medium...More

Thank GruntaNZ
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were staying opposite the hotel and the restaurant was recommended to us by the reception staff. We only had to cross the road. We did explain this to the reception staff at the Millennium but they said we would have to check if we...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We weren't feeling well so this was the closest restaurant to our accommodation. We weren't expecting too much as the decoré is dated but the love on the plate was exceptional. Confit Pork Belly was the BEST I have EVER had and Deconstructed Pear Crumble...More

Thank leachab
DG9300, Manager at The Observatory Millennium Queenstown, responded to this review

Dear leachab, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to know that you had a great experience in our Observatory Restaurant. We appreciate that you made the choice of dining with us and left with a great taste. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Had a light lunch of flat bread with humous and lamb kufta pieces with taboula, delicious. In the evening we chose the chef's menu and it was exceptional. We both started with seared scallops on a chilled mango soup and it was excellent. For main,...More

Thank Moosie57
DG9300, Manager at The Observatory Millennium Queenstown, responded to this review

Dear Moosie57, Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your positive comments regarding your dining experience and glad to know that you enjoyed the food on offer. We have forwarded your comments regarding the cocktail knowledge of team members to our F&B Manager who has...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

After a long day of sightseeing, we were hungry and tired. The Observatory Restaurant in our hotel turned out to be the perfect choice. Their menu was surprisingly eclectic a departure from typical hotel food. Food, service and location were great.

1  Thank baymontsvp
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We decided to eat in as I was still sick. The restaurant staff were welcoming and attentive and gave us plenty of advice on the menu. We has a wonderful shared starter platter of cheese and crackers and extras. I had the rib eye steak...More

Thank Gay W
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had a lovely meal. All food tasted good, with a good amount too - starter, main and dessert. The waitress was friendly and knowledgeable. Cocktails were good too! The only downside was that it took a loooong time for each course to arrive. Considering...More

Thank Date90
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Restaurant Details

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New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frankton Road, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 8888
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