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“Waste of time”
1 of 5 bubbles Review of Luggate Hotel

Luggate Hotel
Ranked #53 of 80 Restaurants in Wanaka
Price range: US$7 - US$28
Cuisines: Bar, Pub, New Zealand
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Central Otago's best kept secret. Lunch and Dinner served daily from 12 noon till late Reserve grade Beef,Seafood,Venison, Relax in our dinning room in front of raring fires or in summer in our beautiful garden bar. We cater for dietary needs and have been serving the locals since 1867
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“Waste of time”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013 via mobile

Usually pubs have a great menu, afordable and alot of variety but this pub is insulting! You wouldnt want to be vegetarian as the 1st 4-5 pages are pictures of raw meat! And finally get to the menu and its mainly meat meat meat and a few seafood options. Wouldnt return and wouldn't recommend

  • Visited October 2013
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“disappointing”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2013

small menu! service average used fingers for lemons just wrong! chowder luke warm no clams! irish stew tastless had to ask for bread which should hv come with it! below average food disappointing!!!

  • Visited July 2013
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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10 reviews
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“Everything a pub should be”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2013

We are so fortunate that this is our "local" The service is as good as it gets. My wife and I recently took some friends there for dinner, one of our friends has certain dietary requirements that were not met by the menu but it was no problem for them to make up a special for her. When the food arrived it was great, an enormous rabbit pie, my steak was just perfectly done and a really good portion, the venison was equally good. If you want a place that is as close to the old english pub as you will find in New Zealand with no annoying pokies and the sad people that seem to be addicted by them, then this is the place to go.

  • Visited April 2013
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1 Thank David H
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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“Luggate Hotel”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2013

A really lovely little pub with superb meals. Great place to visit either on a hot day to quench your thirst out in the garden bar or on a cold day to sit by the warm fire and relax and take in the ambience of the place without the noise from pokies and sportscasts from the tv being rammed down your throats.

Visited February 2013
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1 Thank Pene S
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Wellington, New Zealand
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11 reviews
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“OMG!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2012

Having visited this lovely pub in 2006 and regularly ever since, I have found the service to be improved slowly by degrees until I feel this establishment has one of the greatest environments for a visitor in Central Otago for an evening out. Excellent service, quality food, superb entertainment....good stuff. My recent visit in September 2012 surpassed all previous visits.
Go Luggate Pub!

  • Visited September 2012
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Thank Helen L
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