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Gantleys Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
172 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
442 8999
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
172 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the 6 course degustation meals as well as one guest with us had the vegetarian option and it was absolutely wonderful together with the wine pairing made it a night to remember. Great staff and compliments to the chef. We visited in August,...More

Thank vandayarsally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the nostalgic style decoration, warm glow of the fireplace set in a historic stone building. It is fine dinning and we had the degustation menu which is done to perfection.

Thank Lambert W
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The 6 course degustation was excellent, as was the service. A wonderful space with great staff and talented chefs. A definite must if you're in the Queenstown area.

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Yes the food is very good however not enjoyable when u have to wear your puffer jacket at the table, hot dishes the plates were cold so the trip from the kitchen cooled down even more...funny old building like grannies kitchen ...when parking in the...More

Thank Joanne51Auckland
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I have awkward dietary requirements and Gantleys were amazing at catering to them. The food was in no way negatively affected by the amendments (often at restaurants you just get things removed rather than substituted) - in fact, every course was a complete triumph. The...More

2  Thank Pomwi1979
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a really lovely restaurant in a beautiful setting with delicious food. The artichoke soup was amazing, as was both the lamb and the duck. They were expertly presented and balanced, impressively so. I think it really is the kind of place where you're...More

1  Thank rivenmyst137
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We celebrated my wife's birthday here. Gantleys was is an old house that is well appointed. Our waitress was Jessica and she was excellent. The food is well prepared and the service was very good. We chose the degustation menu which was many courses of...More

Thank phishears
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We found the staff to be helpful and friendly. The food was good, but the desgustation menu means comparatively small portions, with the idea of several courses (in order to explore different dishes). We paid (including tip) $200 for a two course meal with wine,...More

Thank Hanrattyblack
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Arrowtown and were taken here by friends who live here. From the moment we arrived to leaving it was a perfect evening. We have dined in restaurants all around the world and this is a standout. The atmosphere and reception from staff...More

Thank maggic
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The jerusalem artichoke soup was outstanding and the meringue desert was good. The lamb saddle however was very chewy. It was hard to cut and very hard to chew. It was cooked to the chef's recommendation so no excuses. Maybe the cut is normally like...More

Thank jagberg
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Karin M
6 January 2015|
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Response from SantaFeFF | Reviewed this property |
Our experience at Gantley's was flawless, including the ride back to our hotel. Can't comment on Christmas day but we've eaten in probably 1,000 restaurants and would rate this one easily in the top 20. Perhaps you caught... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Arthurs Point Road, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: 442 8999
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