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The Ranch Cafe Bar & Grill

) #7 of 22 Restaurants in Te Anau ££ - £££ American, , British
Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9681, New Zealand
+64 3-249 8801
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (32 reviews)
“lamb” (53 reviews)
“surf and turf” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9681, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 750 reviews

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stopped on our way back from Milford sound on a late Sunday afternoon. The Sunday roast dinner caught our eye. The outside dining area was very enjoyable and the dinner was substantial and very good. I ordered the lamb and it was very good....More

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Thanks For tasty dinner. My mum had Warm lamb salad and she Was really Happy. Dad had Lamb burger and said that was tasty and spicy. I had zealand classic Lamb shank which is always good. 👍🏼

Thank Lea L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had dinner here one night and walked away very satisfied. Their ribs were fresh and tender and the lamb was fantastic. Reasonably priced for Te Anau. Service was good Made the mistake of trying the Moose pub for dinner on our second night. Should...More

Thank eog
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Food and beer are good here. Standard NZ pub food except in names and ribs. Staff can get a little overwhelmed by a huge in flux of people so the service can be a little slow. Overall, not a bad option in while in Te...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

After an evening to the Glowworm Caves, The Ranch was recommended as a good place to eat - with a $15 Sunday roast. We had a wait of 15-20 minutes for a table even at 8pm. Service was ordinary - 1 person said the wait...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went there on a Friday night about nine o'clock thinking we might be a bit late to get a meal but pleasantly surprised when we were told that could . Between the four of us we had spare ribs pasta steak and blue cod...More

Thank aytosdairy
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Myrtle and I hadn't booked but we had a drink at the bar until a table became available. We both ordered burgers. Mine a fish burger and Myrtle's was a beef burger with an egg and beetroot. He didn't get an egg or beetroot with...More

Thank Viv W
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Greeted upon entry. Pub like eatery. Service friendly and prompt. Good choice of food on the menu. Specials of the day as well as board full of desserts. Food arrived quickly well cooked and tasty. Reasonably priced.

Thank GingerRose63
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Informed by Trip Advisor reviews I chose The Ranch for a lunch stop before heading to the Glowworm caves. Served quickly. My lamb salad was delicious and the ale was too.

Thank CHT_2008
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Would recommend popping in ATMs the staff are nice. Do a few happy hours and things for 6 dollar beer and wines. The staff we're nice and we had a nice desert. Didn't sample the food. Would recommend

Thank Pete H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9681, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 8801
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