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Fan-Tan

18 Buckingham St , Arrowtown, New Zealand
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12:00 till late- 7 Days a week

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  • Disabled Access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Alfresco Dining
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About Fan-Tan


Fan-Tan is a story of East meets West. The name orignates from the game, long played in China with beans or pebbles and evokes Arrowtown’s goldrush history, when, in the 1860’s Chinese miners brought their own gambling games to the goldfields. Our cuisine is a fusion of European, NZ, Pacifica food with flavours influenced from Asia.

It is simple delicious food, designed for sharing and as our name suggests, “brings a sense of joy, pleasure and entertainment”.

Cuisine: Asian Fusion
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

happy to go back lovely place

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Visited On Saturday, 12 January 2019

Love Fan Tan. Favourite eating place.

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 January 2019

Fabulous food and our waitress was and excellent

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Visited On Monday, 07 January 2019

Great meal, very tasty. Fabulous to be able to sit outside in the court yard. Only issue was that the ribs, ordered as a separate main by my 2 girls, did not arrive until we had all but finished our courses.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 January 2019

Great food and friendly staff, We were off to the movies so very convenient as well.

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Visited On Tuesday, 01 January 2019

had a great time at fan-tan. superb food and great service. will definately come back to fan-tan when next in arrowtown

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Visited On Thursday, 03 January 2019

Excellent service and innovative food, well presented and VERY tasty! The fish curry in particular had a different twist and was delicious. Definitely recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 30 December 2018

Great menu, beautifully prepared. Good range of choices and lots of GF options. Good staff, great chef!

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Visited On Sunday, 30 December 2018

Amazing food backed up by great customer service. Highly recommend this place.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 December 2018

Service was disappointing and slow at times. Two tables arrived after us and their food orders were taken before we reviewed a drinks menu.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 December 2018

I have visited Fan Tan many times. I probably visited the first week it opened and have continued to return. We are spoiled by the number of restaurants we have in Arrowtown and yet we return time and time again. The food is tastefully prepared, the atmosphere is great, the service is super. All and all, we enjoyed Fan Tan and highly recommend it.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

Awesome food!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was delicious, we will certainly recommend the restaurant to others and be back ourselves. Thank you for a great night.

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Visited On Monday, 03 December 2018

We waited a long time to get our first drink, the wine order got mixed up good order... But otherwise we loved it & will be back

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Visited On Thursday, 29 November 2018

thank you for making our night out an experience of friendly staff warm surroundings and great food. Looking forward to returning

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Honestly hands down one of the best food experience I have ever had. Thank you so much we all just loved every single mouth full

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Tasty food, pork and ginger dumplings best I have had for a very long time, will definitely be back, cheers.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Incredible, flavoursome Asian style food beautifully presented and served by fantastic, friendly and attentive staff. We loved everything we were served but especially enjoyed the dumplings, duck with pancakes and the lamb! Well done Fan-Tan, we will be back! :-)

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Visited On Monday, 19 November 2018

Food and atmosphere were great. However service was quite slow and the young waiter got a few bits of our order wrong. I've been before and service has always been good so hopefully just a one off. Highly recommend the dumplings!

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 November 2018

Great atmosphere, goof food and service.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 November 2018

Thank you to the main chef (forgot his name sorry) for the great evening. We really enjoyed your hospitality and cooking. We will be back.

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 November 2018

Atmosphere was still great, but it was difficult at times with 2 people in our group who were hard of hearing.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Initial service a little slow but great from then on

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Amazing food!

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Visited On Friday, 02 November 2018

Love the food. One of the best in the Southern Lakes area.

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