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Captains Restaurant

11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1633
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rack” (89 reviews)
“steak” (138 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (75 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to Queenstown last January, and this restaurant was recommended to me by a friend. Never regretted this recommendation. The food was beautiful, staff very friendly. Highly recommended. The seafood was delicious.

Thank Nota-Bene1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the middle of downtown Queenstown. We went here for dinner, we both ordered the seafood chowder for a starter then shared seared scallops and a rocket, pear and walnut salad. Portion sizes were good. The atmosphere of the restaurant was warm, with friendly...More

Thank Stumpy18688
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Captains to celebrate our anniversary. It was a Sunday night and quite, so booking wasn’t necessary. We shared the seafood platter for two. The platter consisted of mussels, prawns, fried calamari, bluff oysters, fish fillets, house smoked salmon, salad, garlic bread and...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had the seafood platter bit pricey but definitely worth it they also do great breakfasts most of the day

Thank wendy0002018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was average at best. Scallops and lamb rack were undercooked and salmon was over cooked. The service was inconsistent with one waitress being quite good and the other very unenthusiastic. We both had a starter, main, drink and shared a side which...More

Thank BIGbUrJe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw good review but were quickly disappointment as soon as the food arrived - tomato soup was too sweet - rack of lamp with chips - chewy - mistook risotto - tasteless

Thank Mookimoto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the food here excellent. We went for lunch at two thirty pm, seven of us [ 2 children] and they gave us to back room which was perfect, comfort chairs etc and we didn't bother anyone else and the food was lovely. Still...More

Thank F9738BIdianec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Captain's Restaurant is a great, cozy and fun little restaurant right in the heart of Queenstown. A little pricey, but the food is so good! I got the venison, it was perfect. Not too gamey, and the sauce they put in the was amazing....More

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled across this restaurant during our trip to Queenstown and the experience was so great we kept going back each night we were there.

Thank hzed
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I wandered around and stopped here because of the pork rib description on the menu outside. He had the ribs. I had the risotto which was better than I had anticipated. Both were good but pricey. The service was excellent.

Thank krison2ur
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 9 - USD 23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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