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Little Blackwood


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


US$4 - US$23
Pizza, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for a few happy hour drinks. Bar staff were rude and somewhat otherwise engaged, had to repeat order numerous times to just get a drink. Zero customer service skills at all.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Badgaroo
LittleBlackwood, Manager at Little Blackwood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Badgaroo, Thanks for visiting us and leaving a review. We appreciate the honest feedback. I’m sorry if any of our staff seemed rude and inattentive with you on your visit, that is not how we like to operate and I would like to offer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing tequila jaffa martini that lachie made! Great music from Danny that had us up on floor! Great atmosphere!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Skinghan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little spot to have a happy hour drink and watch the water and the people passing by. Make sure to sit on the outside deck with heaters! They had a specialty drink of the islands signature honey mixed into an old fashioned. Our biggest...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sheriandgeoff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting little place with a bar and outdoor seating by the lake. We visited early evening for drinks and snacks. The food is actually ordered from another location down the street but when our pizza etc arrived, it was hot and really good! Imagine it’s...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DragonsCymru
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful spot for a fabulous cocktail....best ever!!! Excellent beer and wine list as well! A wonderful location to hang out, enjoy the lake views, listen to some local music, and engage with the staff and others relaxing there. Don't miss out on this gem if...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AHoot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome little spot to have a beer or two. Sit outside and enjoy drinks watching the water. There’s an awesome little deck are which, if you’re lucky enough to get a seat, is an awesome way to spend an hour or two. There’s nothing wrong...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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DanielleFutureBars, Sales and Marketing at Little Blackwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi unclechristoph, Thanks for visiting us at Little Blackwood! We'd love to hear how we could have got that extra star ;) Please feel free to email us on marketing@futurebars.co.nz and let us know. Thanks! Danielle @ Future Bars

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning to write this for a while.. but visited Little Blackwoods a couple of weeks ago and it did not disappoint! Was very busy when we got there but we're served in no time by a lovely Scottish girl called Hannah! She was super...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank O9042LHbettyw
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Great vibe with nice icy cocktails. Right next to the lake with great views of everything going on in the lake.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AlyshaV711
Reviewed February 15, 2019

The passion in your staff especially siobhan, is OUTSTANDING super talented staff, you can actually see they have a passion for making excellent drinks - will tell all my friends this is a must in QT

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Westnest56
DanielleFutureBars, Sales & Marketing at Little Blackwood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Westnest56, We're glad you had a great experience and thanks for letting us know!! :)

Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

The pizza is a little pricey for the contents. We got a pizza it was yum and fresh but when you consider the cost and the fact there is no table service... Good music though. Average compared to the other service we've received in QTown.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank T3urumana0
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