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Boots and Jandals

$$ - $$$,
1 Chain Hills Highway | Corner on state highway 8 and 83, Omarama, New Zealand
+64 3-438 9713
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb salad” (6 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
“orange roughy” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1 Chain Hills Highway | Corner on state highway 8 and 83, Omarama, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely veg cannelloni. Fabulous flavors. Good comfort food after a long walk and then hot pools. Friendly helpful staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank rosm977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had suprisingly good Thai lamb salad, the better half had cannoli. It is rural NZ doing a better than passing effort. Friendly staff. 5 star it ain't, but good honest tucker it is...

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 834colinm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totaly s..t place to go to eat. Rude , arrogant woman withou housband , without boyfriend, not surrprise me :D . Stolen money from my credit card and didnt want to giv it back. Had to block my card in bank so they will not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank dejvous
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overnight stop on our A20 cycle ride. Good menu and nice pub food. Handy location and clearly the locals pub.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 338PeterG
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We just got takeout and it was great Reasonable prices and good size serve We would eat at boots and jandals again

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Dizzyr32
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Sat outside for a quick bite of dinner. Reasonably priced, nice fod, good local wine and beer. At the crossroads you can watch the world go by. Rustic charmer!!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 325jt
Reviewed 14 October 2018

After lots of walking I was craving a good old counter lunch. I called into Boots and Jandals for lunch and it was just what I needed. No chicken schnitzel on the menu (maybe that's an Australian thing) but great fish and chips with a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Don’t stop here if you can avoid it. Seems to be a spot for locals - they are not very friendly to those passing through. Ordered the ‘cannelloni’ and it was almost inedible. I think it had BBQ sauce on top? I suspect the good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rachele T
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

So it's an old school country pub on its last legs o feel. The main pub is great but the restaurant and bedrooms are very average. Needs upgraded hence why its up for sale. Service was ok but the food was spot on. Couldn't fault...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ScottyMack2016
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely to locals, RUDE to visitors! DO NOT VISIT if not local! Burnt pizza, told not allowed to use bathrooms/toilets. Food was burned. The old blonde lady in the kitchen was rude as! 10/10 do not recomend!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank akuyf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Chain Hills Highway | Corner on state highway 8 and 83, Omarama, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Omarama
  • Phone Number: +64 3-438 9713
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