Public Kitchen & Bar

Steamer Wharf/Beach, Beach street, Queenstown, Queenstown, New Zealand, 9300
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Open 11:00am - Late daily

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  • Disabled Access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Alfresco Dining
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About Public Kitchen & Bar

Offering exceptional local cuisine, Public Kitchen is all about local produce caught in the hills or farmed down the road or caught off the coast. The closest restaurant to the lake the outdoor terrace is a must dining option to take in the views and enjoy the exceptional sharing dishes on offer.

Cuisine: Modern New Zealand
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Monday, 17 June 2019

Drinks were the best part. Food was good but nothing spectacular. Cute nibbles that are quite filling. Would go again for drinks and views.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

The food was so delicious!!!! We loved it so much and would definitely come back

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Visited On Thursday, 13 June 2019

Great service. We have had a fav night out with work colleagues. Food was amazing and services was great. I would highly recommend :-)

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

Hi, was a great night. Good service and all the dishes were excellent.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

Great

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Visited On Saturday, 01 June 2019

Great friendly and efficient service and the food was amazing!

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 May 2019

All food was deep fried and salads were dressed with to much oil Overall very disappointing

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Visited On Tuesday, 28 May 2019

The service is great. The sharing concept as well. Very good food!

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Visited On Sunday, 26 May 2019

Warm & friendly greeting - which is always nice. Personnel prepared to engage in conversation - which I appreciate. Each dish had distinctive character & flavours & we enjoyed sharing our selections from the Snacks menu. An excellent dining experience

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Visited On Saturday, 11 May 2019

I actually booked for the wrong night but the staff members were very understanding and knowledgeable. Our evening was perfect just like the food and beverages provided. Cool little spot too 10/10

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Visited On Friday, 26 April 2019

Fantastic time and good snd sangria 😀

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Amazing experience & very yummy food!

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Visited On Saturday, 11 May 2019

Very good service food great will be back thanks

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 May 2019

We really enjoyed everything we ordered and such a lovely spot, right beside the Earnslaw. Fillet steak was excellent as was the honeyed parsnips and delicious baked camembert. Thank-you

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Visited On Wednesday, 01 May 2019

Really Good vegan options.

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Visited On Wednesday, 01 May 2019

We had a selection of 4 different meats. 3 were amazing, but the venison was way under cooked.

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Visited On Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Awesome food and decor. Staff were friendly and attentive.

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Visited On Monday, 29 April 2019

Superb food. Great vegetarian options

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 April 2019

We had a great time. Food came out fast and was delicious! We will definitely be back soon!

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Visited On Sunday, 28 April 2019

Great food, great service, cosy with mountain views on the water front. Caters for dietary requirements with lots of dairy free and gluten free options. Will defs be back

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Food was so tasty. Staff were amazing at accommodating myself, my husband and our four month old son. Food was brought out quickly and mouth wateringly good. We will be back next time we visit queenstown

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Visited On Wednesday, 03 April 2019

We went to Public Kitchen to say goodbye to my brother who came to visit me. We just regret not going there to welcome him so we could go there again. It was just perfect. The food was delicious. The staff was super nice. We loved the way they serve the food, designed to share. Looking forward to going back there.

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Visited On Thursday, 18 April 2019

Enjoyed the shared plates. Four plates were ample for two people. Food was great, especially the pork crackling!

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Visited On Saturday, 20 April 2019

Good

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Visited On Friday, 19 April 2019

My partner and I had a lovely evening at Public Kitchen and Bar. We arrived an hour early and were grateful that there was room to accommodate us early. The food was delicious and we enjoyed the oysters, mussels and lamb, as well as the wine. We had wanted cheese in the evening but were advised against ordering too much. At dessert we still wanted cheese and ordered from the entree list but it was served without cutlery and was too hot to handle. It was a lovely evening nonetheless. Thank you.

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