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King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar

70 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0060
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter chicken” (28 reviews)
“vindaloo” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Indian, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
70 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Coming from a singaporean, the Asian dishes served were quite tasty and authentic. Ordered garlic naan with butter chicken as well as a chicken briyani. All were quite good but please be reminded to take note of the price. A $8 sgd chicken briyani costs...More

Thank Yao Min W
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband I went there for dinner and decided to eat Indian food. I had a mixed vegetarian tick platter while my husband had Chicken tikka masala. Both were very good and spicy food on a cold night was really satisfying!

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surprised to find this great restaurant in Franz Josef Glacier township. A group of 8 of us had lunch there. We ordered a variety of Cheese, Indian and Thai dishes and everyone really enjoyed their chosen dishes. Some of us even had a taste of...More

Thank O8936FHmarys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the cold weather, piping hot Tom Yam soup is always appreciated. It contains plenty of ingredients - prawns and mushrooms, and allows customers to choose the level of spice - mild, moderate and spicy. For someone who can't take too much spice, mild was...More

Thank Cassandra T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Thai green curry and it was so yummy. Although it had not much meat in it, which was the common denominator amongst our group of 20. My friend ordered sweet chilli chicken and was given a plate of stir fry veggies with...More

Thank DMurphy24
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quickly popped in here for a bite to eat before doing the walk. Great gluten free options. Fast service and good food

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So recommend this restaurant, it's a favourite for Franz Josef. Great ambience, food and attention to detail.

Thank Kiwisinasia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at King Tiger last night during our stay in Franz Josef. We were staying just out of town and booked there as they provided a free pick up and drop off to the restaurant. But the food was excellent, we had both Thai...More

Thank Moira M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great cocktails and food, try the lychee 'special' they have a courtesy bus if you over did the cocktails.

Thank Dean H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little restaurant which for the first time i've ever seen all around asian - Indian, Chinese, etc. I had the Chilli Chicken with Mango Chutney, And then Masala Chai after dinner. I was not disappointed at all. Everyone else i came...More

Thank Neraj C
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21 August 2016|
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Response from Aney60 | Reviewed this property |
They do serve a kind of fusion Indian food which can be said to have some 'north Indian' type dishes. But it is quite basic & not very authentic. Considering it is in a very remote area, it suffices. S.G.Aney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0060
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We Bid You Welcome To Kingtiger Our Philosophy Is That Even A Simple Meal Can Become A Feast When Taken With Friendly Companywe Present To You A Menu Carefully Chosen To Include Dishes From South & East Asia. We Offer You The Opportunity To Sample The Merits Of Both, To Seek Your Own Destiny, Selecting Either A Known Favourite Or A New Taste Experience.join Us For A Voyage Of Discovery
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