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True South Dining Room

$$$$, , Gluten Free Options
377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-450 1100
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“merino lamb” (6 reviews)
“mousse” (5 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
18:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great night from start to finish. This says a matching of food to a range of wines from a local Winery. Great food. The hake with Israeli cous cous was the standout. If you get a chance to look in their cellar, do do....More

Thank CraigandTania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner in True South (2 consecutive evenings) and we enjoyed every minute of it. The menu offers a great choice, the food and the wine are excellent, the service is very professional and all the staff members are customer-oriented, doing their utmost to...More

Thank Guy9120
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

As a local have been here a few times before and have always thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. This time - Wait staff 5/5. Ambience 5/5. Value for money 2/5. Quality and taste of food 3.5/5 Wines were delicious but food creativity not what it...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Far better than the heavily promoted supposedly best local "butchery". Meals are presented with style. The wait staff are professionally friendly and a great wine list.

Thank CraigKn
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great meal, food exceptional - Bluff oysters amazing, chicken, pork belly and specials beautiful! Fine dining food and $$$$$$. Waitress lovely, although it took most of the meal to get the red wine opened and poured! Amazing view IF before dark.

Thank craignrys
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We are staying at The Rees so went to the restaurant for breakfast and we were not disappointed. Lovely views over the lake and mountains. We had the continental breakfast which was excellent including porridge, lovely and staff were attentive, great service.

Thank RObbo60_11
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here because we are staying at the hotel. Breakfast was very expensive but what we had was tasty. I did think they were a bit skimpy on the eggs though. my partner ordered the mushrooms & poached eggs & only got one...More

Thank Jasmine565
Reviewed 29 April 2017

After a long day of sightseeing we came back to The Rees and ordered some appetizers and wine. Our food could not have been better! We were not in the mood for dinner, so a few appetizers and a nice Sauvignon Blanc was the perfect...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We had the degustation menu. Absolutely beautiful food, every course was perfect. Catered well for dietary requirements. Staff were fantastic. Beautiful dining room with great view over the lake.

Thank tracyg20162016
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had the very expensive 6 course chefs choice menu. There was great attention to detail in the items, sauces, sweet/sour/salty, textural elements. However, two of the courses were desserts! Both were good, but having two, one not even being cheese, was definitely wrong. The...More

Thank C W
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True South's is pretty good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$30
Cuisine
New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-450 1100
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