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Alice May

30 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
+64 3-752 0740
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brie” (20 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
European, New Zealand, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely setting with easy walking distance from most Motels/ hotels. The $20 meal was perfect for us as meal was not too big. Blackball Sausages and mash with peas and gravy. Just like a home cooked meal. Perfect.

Thank 52Diane
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff here are friendly and service was good. Wide menu choice and some special offers too. We got a discount as seated before 6pm. Nice home cooked food and the desserts are highly recommended.

Thank CharAj2709
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ordered them beef cheeks and the braised lamb shanks for dinner. Both dinners came with potatoes and seasonal vegetables which were good. Both types of meat were warm but not quite as hot as we would have preferred. The ambiance was nice and service...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in here about 6pm for dessert since we ate early after skipping lunch. We got drinks and the passion fruit pavlova dessert. The dessert was divine! Great mix of berries, ice cream, cream, passion fruit, and airy pavlova. Friendly staff and fast service!...More

Thank Stacey W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a quick drink here one rainy day in the undercover outdoor area with heaters which was lovely. Returned for dinner the next night. Walked in and scored the table right in front of the fire. Score. Lovely staff and food. Very busy for a...More

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The friendliest of staff and an interesting story behind this restaurant. A very short walk from the RV park . We had a variety of dishes and all were superb . This is definitely a lovely way to spend a wet cold evening . Thanks...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came highly recommended and did not disappoint! Made welcome the minute we walked in and were early enough for the "Early bird" discount. Excellent meal, beautifully served.

Thank btrochdale44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our groups second choice to eat dinner at during our stay. Food is excellent and reasonably priced. Well worth the visit. Do take time to read the history of the real Alice May.

Thank ChrissyMack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been travelling Nz for the past 2 weeks. The wife has eaten salmon at nearly every location we've stayed. The salmon at Alice May was by far her favourite. Add this to the friendly table Staff and this added up to a great...More

Thank Zben89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we had our 2nd dinner here in the west coast! love both our meals ... go to this place when you want a decent meal 😀 we ordered salmon for mains and my boyfriend had the ribs which was very nice!! first awesome meal in...More

Thank Shelathexplorer
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Questions & Answers
jjcollis
11 April 2016|
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Hi - yes we are open New Year's Eve and we take bookings for 6 or more people. If less than that just wander in - no need to book. Cheers Jennie
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jjcollis
10 April 2016|
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Response from Judy B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unable to answer your question was not there at that time of the year...I would give them a ring to ask and if the answer is yes book straight away...Good Luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0740
  • E-mail
Description
As warm and welcoming, as a traditional English Carriage House. The white walls and exposed rafters are adorned with riding tack, farm tools and other historic artifacts. While the wooden floors, wagon wheel bar stools and open fireplace add to the warmth.
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