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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb salad” (5 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“orange roughy” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
1 Chain Hills Highway | Corner on state highway 8 and 83, Omarama, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I got a smile out of the barman! Food was excellent - remember we're not talking fine-dining here; just really good hearty pub food. Even 2 vegetarian options - and the Filo Mushroom was a hit with the wife. The burger is a serious challenge....More

Thank JnKnz
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The man who served us at the bar was very dour and not friendly at all. Not a good impression on a tourist route. Food, had filo pastry and salad which was swimming in dressing and sauce so was a big soggy mess. Dessert nice...More

Thank Nicky A
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We went to the Boots and Jandals for a meal before the hot tubs. It had a good atmosphere with the small pub all but packed on a Saturday night. We ordered the Rib-eye 🥩 from the bar. After a 40 minute wait we were...More

Thank Ryan E
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Just the service was lacking, we ordered and people that ordered after us we served theirs long enough for them to just sbout have actually finished eating by the time ours came, 35 mins for our first main and 40 mins till the second main...More

Thank freedreamz
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Well above average pub food, we had steak and orange roughy - never had before and it was very tasty. Good house wines too and nice outdoor dining.

Thank johnsY7314JG
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Surprisingly good menu for this local watering hole. Very happy with meals which are a level above pub food in a small locality with limited options.

Thank BillS2743
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great food- generous servings. Really enjoyed the burger. Friendly staff . Would definitely recommend

Thank liseg2016
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Had a very pleasant night here, enjoyed watching the rugby and commonwealth games. Enjoyed a couple of lovely drinks and had a super meal. The Cajun Chicken salad is amazing and we had the fettuccine Bacon & mushroom pasta which was fantastic as well. Great...More

Thank noonenz
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great pub burger here. Egg beet double beef patty. You may want to grab cutlery. Very good. Nice selection of ales on tap.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

There isn't alot to choose from in Omarama for dinner. Luckily it was a nice night and our group could sit outside as there isn't alot of room inside. The Boots and Jandals was an adequate place to have a meal. The servings were very...More

Thank ShortyHJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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