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The Last Post Pub Restaurant

££ - £££, ,
12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 8080
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I decided to try thus restaurant on a grey, wet evening... We found the staff very friendly, the service was quick, our dinners were excellent....I had the big breakfast (yes, for dinner) & my wife had a large burger meal. I had...More

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recommendation we eat a lunch of chowder and fries with garlic toast. The orders are big so be hungry. The atmosphere is good and the pub isolated at the end of town and easy to find. Prices were reasonable, especially when taking into...More

Thank WhyAmIStillworking
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Nice. Cosy. Friendly staff. Choice of main dinner area. Inclosed courtyard for functions. Leaners for small groups. Even a small sun deck for those nice sunny days. Cannot fault the food available. Highly recommended.

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Busy popular place with very nice roast or fish chips and salad meal Welcoming staff who are quick to serve drinks while we waited.

Thank brenda d
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great meal as always! Good quality steak cooked to perfection and a good size portion too. Friendly helpful staff and a warm and cozy atmosphere. Dinner here is never a disappointment with an extensive menu of tasty dishes to choose from. Guinness on tap available...More

Thank suedownton59
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Cute atmosphere, real old pub feeling. The dining room is quite small and well lit, so suited to small groups.The most boring menu couldn't get us to stay, though.

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We went to the last post for lunch with Mum & Dad as a celebration for Dad's 80th and to see off my sister and her family who had travelled over from Auz for this. Something for everyone including the vegetarian diet and the onion...More

Thank 40batty
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This was one of our favourite meals of our recent trip to New Zealand. The service was fantastic warm and welcoming and on a cold night getting to sit near an open fire. I had the lamb shanks which were great and generous portion sizes,the...More

Thank Greensnottyflyer
Reviewed 29 July 2017

7 of us including 2 children enjoyed a night out at the Last Post. Staff were friendly, service was reasonably quick for a Saturday night and the food was good too. The chicken and the steak dishes were definately the highlight. Only reason its a...More

Thank funho57
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Having left dinner a bit late we soon found out our first choice place its kitchen already closed. We ventured into town and bumped into this pub. Life saver: more importantly it was cozy and welcoming! Food was served reasonably quickly; Portions were abundant and...More

Thank Gianluca A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-434 8080
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