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Pig And Whistle Pub

41 Ballarat Street | P.O. Box 1243, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 9055
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (5 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
41 Ballarat Street | P.O. Box 1243, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 475 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was hearty and well priced. Staff in particular was great, Ellen and Laura were very accommodating and ensured everything was much more than expected

Thank MarkandHeids
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great English pub food, well priced. Loved the dough balls and the steak. Excellent music to accompany our meal.

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another nice meal here, had the steak which was really cheap and just beautiful!! A lovely setting and great place for a drink

Thank Trina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I with friends had lunch in this hotel. The food was great, especially the sweet potato wedges, service was fast and friendly and great range of drinks. Very enjoyable!

Thank Stanley P
JamieM9055, General Manager at Pig And Whistle Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Stanley P, Thank you for your great review. Our sweet potato wedges certainly are delicious. I am very pleased you enjoyed our service and will pass your feedback on to my team. Kindly, Che M

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat and listened to a very accomplished duo performing outside in the sun this evening. Good music, the drinks were average price for Queenstown and the service was very good. Great early evenjngs entertainment. Thanks to all in the Pig and Whistle.

Thank peterwV975TL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an awesome afternoon drinking here with my family and met up with some local friends. Excellent service, cold beers and awesome food! Thanks guys! Will be back soon!

Thank Jase777
GarethCHCH, Owner at Pig And Whistle Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear! Glad you had a good day, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group celebrated our MARATHON ACCOMPLISHMENT & food, staff, atmosphere were wonderful. The group celebrated up stairs with plenty f space & then we decide to go & sit out side down stairs. It was easy to find, we had a great night here. Staff...More

Thank Carrie V
GarethCHCH, General Manager at Pig And Whistle Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for lunch two days on the trot. Wife had the gammon which was superb - reminded me of living up North in the UK. Beef burger is a winner, Caesar salad was nice too. Fish chips and mushy peas was as good as what...More

1  Thank ppac4726
GarethCHCH, General Manager at Pig And Whistle Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic to hear, will pass on your comments to the team and hope to see you again next time you are in Queenstown.

Reviewed 13 January 2018

We stopped in for quick lunch at 1:45 PM, wanting to get on with our afternoon activities. The pub was about as busy as you would expect at that hour, in the lull between lunch and dinner. Nonetheless, we were handed menus and then ignored...More

Thank greg3305
JamieM9055, General Manager at Pig And Whistle Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Greg. Thank you for your review and feedback. My sincere apologies for the service issues you received. I have addressed this with our team as it is far from our usual level of service. Kind regards, Che M General Manager

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Good all day breakfast, staff friendly but service a little muddled. It’s not sure whether it is a pub or a restaurant

Thank Bob B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Ballarat Street | P.O. Box 1243, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 9055
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Description
Queenstown's original English pub, located in the heart of town, is a favourite with locals and visitors alike!
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