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Fishbone Bar & Grill

) #49 of 186 Restaurants in Queenstown $$ - $$$ Seafood, Soups,
7 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6768
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (186 reviews)
“flounder” (47 reviews)
“pavlova” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Soups, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
7 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was not only one of our best seafood meals in New Zealand, but one of our best meals overall. An excellent selection was augmented by original, tasteful, and tasty preparation. Fishbone is an excellent choice for dinner, in a charming part of Queenstown.

Thank Ira M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

"Simply perfect" , excellent service , not a long wait on food and every meal cooked to perfection!!

Thank Pedro N
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was out of oyster that are specials in this area. Anyway good selection of fish variety and served with the simple recipes as Italian like without heavy creamy sauces. Fish and chips top as well. A bit tiny the space. Good service.

Thank Massimo M
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Ok I would rate this 5 stars for the seafood Loved the mussels (as a Belgian I am quite particular about it) although could have done with a few more as a main, the surf clams with XO sauce were amazing, good wine list, friendly...More

Thank Lieven M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We really enjoyed our meal here - this place was recommended by our local guide and did not disappoint. I had Bluff Oysters here just after they came into season - amazing flavorful gems! My husband got a seafood chowder that was creamy and a...More

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Food was great. Being a seafood restaurant, the fish is very fresh and specials change accordingly. We had grouper and tarahiki fish - both excellent. We saw lots of people having the seafood platter which looked good (but lobster a bit on the small side!)...More

Thank Supers_2
Reviewed 21 April 2017

lovely entrees, friendly staff, tasty meals (we ordered the Talbot but they had run out and served groper, this was the only meal that was unsatisfactory, maybe because of the type of fish). atmosphere wasn't great at a couples table, one of the booths would've...More

Thank Brett A
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This place is average. It prides itself as a seafood restaurant, but it gets a lot of things wrong. The scallop entree was luke-warm, and the calamari entree was rubbery. Made eating both dishes unpleasant. The clam pasta was greasy, with too much oil. Suggest...More

Thank Ropata T
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Saw the great reviews on the restaurant so booked a table for our trip to Queenstown. The food was ok - quite pricey for the portions and the flavor was average. The chowder was too thin and not too impressive. The fish for the main...More

Thank Terence C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Not the best seafood I've ever had. Waitress spilt our champagne all over the floor and didn't bother to clean it up. This place was so-so for me. Seems like everyone else likes it though - just wasn't for me.

Thank Karina C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 6768
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