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“Christmas Day Lunch”

Glenfalloch Restaurants
Ranked #11 of 330 Restaurants in Dunedin
Cuisines: New Zealand, European, Contemporary
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Good for: Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Dine in one of New Zealand's most beautiful gardens. Enjoy superb cuisine created with fresh local produce from artisan suppliers and imaginatively crafted by an award winning chef. Glenfalloch's menus change regularly to showcase the best of Otago's seasonal ingredients and local delicacies. Try our "Trust the Chef" menu and experience taste sensations. Renowned for warm hospitality, excellent food and a gorgeous historic garden. Open for lunches, dinners and celebrations. Booking recommended. Free garden entry. Glenfalloch is Gaelic for 'hidden valley' only 15 minutes drive from the City Centre. - was established in 1871 as a gentleman's country residence. Today, the Garden's maturity means photographers are spoilt for choice.Casual dining in the Restaurant, Open Thursdays to Mondays from 9.30am till 3.30pm. Dinner Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5pm. Weddings, celebrations and festivities are a speciality.
Dunedin, New Zealand
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32 reviews
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“Christmas Day Lunch”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

Was a little bit disappointed with the food especially as it was Christmas Day and it was $95 per head including young children and the elderly. I understand it was Christmas Day re the cost, however there could have been more choice and not been so rushed. There was ham and rolled turkey, some salads and fish. Smoked eel had been frozen and thawed, salmon bit tasteless with lots bones. Little spring carrots, broad beans, baby beets would have been nice. Dessert choice was minimal, pav, trifle, fruit salad, choc gateaux and fresh fruit. Soup starter was nice.Have been here before and was much better. Will not go back for special occasion lunch. Our group was a party of 14. The waitress's were lovely

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Otago Region, New Zealand
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“Mothers Day or Xmas Day...always amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

Tucked in among the trees on the Otago Peninsula is this truly unique venue.
Their buffet meal is legendary and the setting is to die for.
We have had many occaisions to celebrate here and have never been disappointed.
Put this on your bucket list.

  • Visited May 2013
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“a bit pricey... but tasty”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2010

a bit pricey... but tasty

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