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Pesto - CLOSED

18 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 0885
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
1 Feb 2015
28 Jan 2015
“Dinner with friends”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pizza, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
18 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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51 - 60 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 5 January 2013

Good sized meals, helpful staff and an accommodating kitchen. Pesto is always a "must do" in Arrowtown for our family.

Thank Ace3kiwi
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I had a killer pasta here and so did my friend. Not really much to say other than it was super good and only a ten to fifteen minute walk from Millbrook Resort. It is kind of hidden off the street in an alleyway near...More

Thank Livelif
Reviewed 21 December 2012

We ate here twice, once while having drinks in the Blue Door and once in the restaurant. The food is good, the anti-pasta was big and the pizzas are very nice. It is a highlight having the Blue door and it's great wines available, well...More

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Was en route to Queenstown and as it was getting quite late, we stopped in Arrowtown for dinner. As it was an Italian restaurant, we decided to go with some pasta for our mains. My tomato pasta was lacking in flavour and I didn't end...More

Thank millzorz
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Very outdated decor not inviting at all. Meal was very average - could have done better myself at home. Was not good value for money. Waitress was friendly but had little knowledge of the menu

Thank Bevrabb
Reviewed 9 November 2012

I have lived in Queenstown about 20yrs and Pesto used to be one of our favourite Rest. Admitedly we haven't been for a while, but after the movies with friends we went down and thought we would have a meal. Our friends were from Oz....More

Thank Elvis707
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Nice casual place with solid good food and family friendly. Goos quality ingrediants. Relaxing and in summer be good to folow on with a beer at the Blue Door

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Ate twice at this yummy Italian restaurant. Great food and service. Our friend took a photo of us with Sam Neil in the background. (hence the reference). Go there. Find Sam.

Thank Aussietraveller777
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Family friendly, but food was average and the room was a bit cold.

Thank clyde-camper
Reviewed 5 July 2012

Got a yummy pizza, nice staff, warm, happy people. A little bit pricey I thought.

Thank Jane L
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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 0885
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