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“Good pub”

Monsoon Bar & Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 23 Restaurants in Franz Josef
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 10 - USD 21
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: Monsoon bar and restaurant will quite possibly be your favourite bar in NZ, with roaring fires & regular DJ's. We carry a large range of New Zealands finest beers and wines. The Monsoon restaurant will satisfy your hunger whatever your budget with all you can eat pizza nights, bar meals and a specially created ala carte menu specially designed by our head chef Ronald Lacanilao who has created a menu of mouth watering local delicacies to treat you after a hard day glacier exploring. Monsoon: it rains... we pour...
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Pleasant staff. The pub was very busy at 7pm. Happy hour time so house wine and a couple of the beers were $5. The food was good fayre. Not haute cuisine but tasty and filling. If you sit in the covered and heated outside area note this is a smoking area so if you may prefer to eat inside. Good vibe about the place.

Thank Martin B
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The food in this place is great (don't leave without trying the lamb!) and the atmosphere is buzzing! There is a bar and a semi-outdoor area with an open fire. Great for mixing with other backpackers or enjoying a meal and a drink with your friends.

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Thank Brian P
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Our best meal in Franz Josef was eaten here.
Simply marvellous, although not inexpensive.
Choice of music was from the 70s and 80s when we were there. Brilliant. Wish we’d gone back as some of the other eateries in Franz Josef are dreadful.

Thank HellholesLtd
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, great service and fantastic environment....not too happy about the 15% public holiday surcharge.....but the food was worth it

Thank Enrique V
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

What a great bar. Busy and fantastic vibe. Staff funny and so helpful. Don’t have the beer you normally drink. They take the time to get you to taste some which is so good when they so busy. Sat outside, heaps of people of all ages. The meals looked amazing and big dishes so great value.

Thank Terri S
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