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The Chop Shop Food Merchants

7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1116
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (69 reviews)
“turkish eggs” (59 reviews)
“hash” (19 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in here for Sunday brunch. I’m gluten and dairy free, along with a number of intolerances. While this doesn’t stop us from eating out it can be a bit of a mixed bag as to what I can have when we are out....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DianneAngell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for breakfast. Hot cakes were judged great by an expert in the field! Coffee was excellent. I had best Nasi goring I have had in Nz for some years. Overall food menu a little quirky or different which is great. This place gets...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Allan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously the best corn fritters i have had. I miss it so much. Coffee was nice and the outdoor sitting on a sunny day is just gorgeous.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pemba K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast and brunch specific eating and good quality, for two of us $60+ so they’re not cheap if that’s what you’re looking for.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kaizasulza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely love Arrowtown, and make sure I visit a few times when in QT. I never miss an opportunity to go to The Chop Shop - delicious breakfast, great coffee and a lovely vibe. This is a great place to have lunch or a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SMcAloon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast all day is my favorite. I was referred to this place by the local who had breakfast as well. The staff was wonderful and the food was delicious. I had the eggs and bacon (free range) on a toasted croissant. The only reason it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dgmiami
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at The Chop Shop nice friendly service. Managed to grab the last table not a big cafe so limited seating. Quirky look to place which we just loved.Food was great as was the coffee.Cost approx $60 for two meals and three drinks.Very enjoyable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MikeGlobal
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food and service, so glad we stumbled upon this little gem. The bao buns were so so good, and the funky exterior made it somewhere I would definitely come back to.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wander26524154683
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast (group of 6), had to wait for a table which we were happy to do. Sat at table and then watched as they served four tables in front of us as they sat first then asked if we could order and told...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Willsyfam
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Had the Pork Belly Bao buns and was blown away, such delicious flavours, massive servings and they do not scrimp on the pork!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank monlew92
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Arrow Lane, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1116
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