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Chamois Bar & Grill

Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
+64 3-435 1646
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
4 days ago
“An informal popular restaurant”
1 week ago
“Walk in Meal for Two”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Chamois bar and grill is an informal, popular restaurant in the Alpine village. It is the cheaper option out of a choice of 3 restaurants. You order at the bar and collect your food when it's ready. We ordered beefburger and chips,- well cooked,...More

Thank Sheilambutcher
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were hungry after a long afternoons walk near Mt Cook and were famished. The Chamois Bar and Grill which had a fire and seemed not to busy so we called in. We ordered the Duo of Pork and the Porter House Steak. Both meals...More

Thank Connexus2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good, we ordered the pizza and something with chicken. Bit of a long wait but when everything arrived it was worth it!

Thank Cedric C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

In a village where the choices are limited, Chamois has the market as the "affordable" option. We waited an hour for our food - ceaser salad and a burger - as there were two large groups that order d before us. When the food finally...More

Thank Supers_2
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This restaurant is part of a large hotel/lodge and consists of a bar-restaurant layout. You find your own table from a choice of normal tables and high stool/tables along the scenic window. The views are magnificent. You go to the bar to order food and...More

Thank Bernard C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We dropped in here a couple of times and found the place friendly and with good views of the mountains. It is a good place to enjoy a drink and if has a reasonably priced menu selection. Nothing flash just a nice place to go.

Thank Wangary
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Good basic food. Reasonable selection of entrees and pizza. Fast service. Nice staff. We ate there two nights as it realas close the the motel village.

Thank glenn y
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We had perfectly good food and reasonably priced drinks (happy hour) served by friendly and helpful staff who answered all questions honestly and fairly. Questions were posed after reading some reviews. We were told there would be a 35-minute wait on the food because of...More

Thank andywithers752
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We had a gluten free pizza which was very nice. Freshly cooked and a nice pepperoni topping. Drinks were very reasonable price and the views were great.

Thank Craig J
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Expensive options, long wait, loud unpleasant music in dingy open plan food hall. When our food eventually appeared it was played up by 3 shameless 'chef's. How can anyone at all feel happy in that place. Couldn't wait to get our foul food so we...More

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Are you all open for lunch?
28 April 2016|
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Is The Chamois open for breakfast and lunch?
30 October 2015|
Response from Rodney Y | Property representative |
Hi FloOH. Sorry for the late reply as I had a issue loading when I tried replying earlier . Regarding breakfast we are starting to serve breakfast on the 20th November. Lunch we are still in discussion. Rodney.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 20
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Mt. Cook Village
  • Phone Number: +64 3-435 1646
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The Chamois Bar & Grill offers a great range of local beers and splendid choice of different foods, from Pizzas and salads to seafood and steaks, there are plenty of meals for everyone's taste buds and dietary requirements. Sit back relax with a beverage and take in the priceless mountain views from your table or soak up the live sport on the big screen TV.