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Howl At The Moon

££ - £££, ,
Main Street, Gore 9700, New Zealand
+64 3-208 3851
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (8 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Gore 9700, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were recommended to eat here by our Motel and were not disappointed. The food was very well cooked with generous portions and friendly and efficient service.

Thank LAHLAH50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we had a voucher to use here. First off we never got offered water when we sat down. Got offered the first drink but had to ask after that. The blue cod was the strangest tasting blue cod I have ever had, if indeed...More

2  Thank debmatt749
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Howl at the Moon for Saturday lunch with daughter & grand-daughter. Was 16 y/o grand-daughter's idea, as it had been ages since I'd been out for a meal. We had a bit of a wait as it was very busy, but that was...More

2  Thank SouthernFoody1957
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great fast and good rather large meal chicken nachos great pork belly awsome staff friendly and helpful

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a Sunday Lunch on the way to Te Anau after receiving a recommendation. Great value for Money, had the Steak Sandwich which was delicious.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We split the steak dinner and the dessert and both were plenty for 2 adults. Cozy restaurant with bar, couches in front of fireplace to sit, while you wait for a table. Busy, but not terribly noisy. Was a good meal at a good price.

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Finally got to try this restaurant as every other time we've visited Gore they've been super busy. The food was fantastic and service great. A bit of a wait on our meal but they were busy (and it was only a Tuesday night so must...More

Thank fallenfarmgirl
Reviewed 21 December 2017

You wont leave hungry, good size meal, well presented, beautifully prepared and tasty, friendly staff,will certainly be back

Thank kevmor
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

A friend who ate at that place in 2010 recommended it and we were glad we waited to have lunch there. We had seafood chowder, beef steak and a lamb. Everything was cooked beautifully to our request and we had a hearty meal.

Thank Carolaku
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Yes staff good and speedy with drinks and meals even though they were busy on a Saturday night. Freindly atmosphere

Thank Debbie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gore 9700, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Gore
  • Phone Number: +64 3-208 3851
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