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Gibbston tavern

) #73 of 186 Restaurants in Queenstown $$ - $$$ , Pizza,
Coal Pit Road | Gibbston Valley Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-409 0508
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Coal Pit Road | Gibbston Valley Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had hired bikes from the Gibbston Valley Winery just up the road. The distance to here was not too strenuous, though by the time we got there we were looking forward to something hot as it had be raining lightly. The food was yummy...More

Thank Catherine K
GibbstonTav, Manager at Gibbston tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey Catherine! Thanks so much for your lovely review! We're very happy to hear you loved our Hot Buttered Rum enough to tell everyone about it! We couldn't be happier that you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we will get the chance to serve...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great woodfired Pizza. Good indoor and outdoor rustic appeal. A nice craft beer on tap, a reasonable range of local wines (like made within 10 kms).

Thank nigeltrewhitt
GibbstonTav, Manager at Gibbston tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for calling in and for taking the time to give us a review! We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your pizza and beverage. Hopefully we'll see you again sometime, until then! Thanks and best wishes, Gibbston Tavern.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Best pub we visited in NZ (we're from the UK). Friendly staff, great food and perfect location.Seemed like a good mixture of locals and visitors and no tourist hordes.

Thank Irving W
GibbstonTav, Manager at Gibbston tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Irving! Thanks so much for your kind words! We're very pleased we could make a lasting impression for you while on holidays! Maybe we'll see you again sometime! Thanks again Gibbston Tavern.

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere plus in this small, cosy, rustic tavern in the midst of wine country... with the fire roaring our pizzas, cooked in the outdoor oven, were absolutely delish! Welcoming and relaxing... a must visit to this delightful place just a short drive from Queenstown.

Thank R W
GibbstonTav, Manager at Gibbston tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Tav, Thanks for taking the time to give us a lovely review. Until next time! Thanks, Gibbston Tavern

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We called in for lunch on our way back from Wanaka. Staff very friendly. Food was nice, but not quite as spectacular as the other meals we have had over the last few days. its definitely worth a visit as location great.

Thank Cynders2014
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Over the last few days we stopped their twice after activities for a few beers and their delicious pizzas prepared in their own pizza oven. They only serve Speight's in large bottles which suited us perfectly. The service was friendly and fast. Both indoor and...More

Thank Klaus E
Reviewed 12 March 2017

They have authentic wood fired pizza...and very yummy sandwiches. Good selection of beers and cocktails. Service was superb...made feel like we were regulars (passing thru from the USA).

Thank Timay11
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Went here with a couple of friends for food and a drink. One friend got the wood fired pizza and me and another got the fish and chips. The food was so tasty and fresh and loved the homemade tomato ketchup! My friend even said...More

Thank Jess R
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Gibbston Tavern was a great find. Having visited the nearby Peregrine Wines and on our way to Amisfield for lunch a visit to the tavern had been highly recommended. Food was not on our agenda but a cold drink on a warm day was. Walking...More

Thank Bridstow
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Simply a great bar with simple great food. You could stay for a while and be very happy. It's a great alternative to some of the winery restaurants.

Thank A W
GibbstonTav, Manager at Gibbston tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Very pleased you enjoyed your time here, it is a great unique little spot Thanks for the review, see you next time Cheers Gibbston Tav

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coal Pit Road | Gibbston Valley Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-409 0508
Description
Amazing location and relaxed setting away from the chaos of Queenstown. Fabulous wood fire pizzas!
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