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Captains Restaurant

11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1633
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb rack” (82 reviews)
“steak” (128 reviews)
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stumbled across Captain's when we were looking for somewhere for dinner. No reservation, no problem. The portions were huge and the food was divine. We had the braised beef cheek (huge!) and the prawn hot pot, then the lamb rack (with a side of...More

Thank Revampnzgirl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came here for breakfast and were very pleased with the service and the food. Much like everywhere else in Queenstown, the prices are a little steep, but here, the portion sizes make up for it. We ordered an Eggs Benedict and...More

Thank Sashabrrp
Reviewed 5 days ago

captain restaurant was very good for the price, but last time we been there we didnt received, beer was warm, asked to change and have same warm. food come wrong, the the worse part was, the restaurant was empty, so would have no reason to...More

Thank Juninho-NZ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have to say this was the highlight meal of our trip to Queenstown Loved the ambience ,food and the service was exceptional This was our farewell meal on our last night in Queenstown and we were not disappointed Garlic and chilli prawns and scollops were...More

Thank Kerry F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Queenstown for 2 nights. We booked in for dinner at the restaurant for his birthday. Being a chef his very particular about anything to do with food! I'm glad a chose captains for his birthday dinner. I couldn't rave...More

1  Thank nadrolass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of dinner options and shareable plates...I ordered the braised Lamb and it was excellent! The waitress describe the meat being slow cooked and falling off the bone, so very true!!! Very tender and the au jus had a great flavor. Must order when visiting...More

1  Thank Sharice J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were welcomed in to the very attractive dining area and enjoyed beautifully cooked lamb shanks and salmon dishes. The young staff were not very busy and were happy chatting amongst themselves. While this was not a big problem they made no attempt to offer...More

Thank Ros E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were exceptional! We had dinner at 6:30pm with a 1.5year old. We were met and greeted and given a high chair, then staff offered to get something underway for the little one first.. awesome! The food was really Good, the service excellent, great...More

1  Thank Kerry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at the Captains restaurant after a recommendation from a friend in Sydney. The food, atmosphere, service and location was perfect. The lamb rack was superb and I loved the generous bowl of roasted root vegetables. We returned a week later at the end...More

1  Thank FreedonGirl57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went her twice for breakfast whilst in Queenstown. Beautiful décor, open fire and comfy chairs. Staff very friendly. Yummy Chai. Breakfast was yummy and they had the most delicious homemade tomato relish. Would also be great to sit outside if warmer.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 1633
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