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Robbies Bar & Bistro

$$ - $$$, , European
360 West Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
+64 3-307 7032
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, New Zealand, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
360 West Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointing evening - food was very ordinary and overpriced, had to ask for the bits left off the plate, also had to ask for the childrens desserts, ordered another beer which we didn't get but looked on the receipt when we arrived at home...More

Thank Morry8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us came for s meal here last week. My previous recent experiences here had left me unimpressed. This night all staff were male and were all very friendly and welcoming and helpful. We had good service which certainly was what had lacked...More

Thank Rosemary73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Lake Tekapo. Food is not extraordinary and the service was quite slow. Only stopped cuz it was convenient, but would not do that a 2nd time.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very appalling service, not advised of blackboard specials, given very little time to order, waitresses mannerism was not by any means professional, waited over 50 min for meals before asking where the meals were, finally the meals arrive with the chips missing. That was the...More

Thank Jamz666
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places to stop at to eat when in the area ( several times a year visiting family). Family friendly. Awesome food at great prices. Very friendly atmosphere and staff

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Ideal for a Sunday Lunch or for no reason at all you won't be hungry after your visit, well worth considering

Thank Rodney O
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I was just going to let our experience here slide until I came on tripadvisor and read several other recent poor reviews for this restaurant. Obviously management are just not listening to their customers. When we arrived on Easter Monday we had to hunt down...More

Thank tyney
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Perhaps Easter Monday was putting a bit of pressure on this establishment but we found the service pretty average and the meals dry and over cooked. He had the Ribs which needed heaps more sauce and I had the Beef burger which also needed Tomato...More

1  Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We went here for tea last night. The service was just crap. No offer of dessert, no one cleared our table, no one told us the specials, no offer of kids menu for kids (we asked for one), no offer of drink refills. Not even...More

Thank sherbsfamily
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were staying in Taylors motel across the road from Robbies so this was an obvious choice for a meal and ended up being an excellent choice. The staff were so friendly and helpful and the food brilliant. Would definitely go back again if we...More

Thank Macleod1076908
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, New Zealand, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 West Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-307 7032
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