South Eatery

21 Sainsbury Road , Fernhill, Queenstown, New Zealand, 9300
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Vista is open from 6pm to 10pm daily

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About South Eatery

Vista Restaurant, a la carte dining featuring the best of Central Otago wines and seasonal menus. Enjoy the 180 degree and sunsets of the Lake Wakatipu and Remarkables Mountain range from the panoramic floor to ceiling windows.

Cuisine: Bistro
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 08 August 2020

Food was great. But didn't expect a private dining to be held at the same time, thus only a small corner was allocated to outside diners. Felt a bit 'left out' as we were just by the corner. But food was delicious.

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 July 2020

Staff was perfect, so accommodating and helpful. Really lovely setting. It was a little late for us to be able to enjoy the views but it was nevertheless a very nice environment. Good food, it was great that our starter actually came out before our mains since it seems they often all show up together in a lot of places. Will definitely be dining here again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 July 2020

The food was very poor we all felt disappointed with the quality of the food. I don’t normally complain but this was not a pleasant experience. The girl serving us was pleasant and helpful but the time between ordering drinks and food and getting it was too long.

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Visited On Sunday, 23 February 2020

It was the most atmosphere. In addition, the food was so delicious. And I can use the welcome drink coupon while having dinner

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Visited On Monday, 06 January 2020

Our second time at this restaurant, the food is very good and the desert is also amazing

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Visited On Tuesday, 31 December 2019

I made a reservation one month in advance and of course my name wasnt in the reservations. l also don't understand why you cant take your leftovers home. If I'm paying for my meal I should be able to take it home.

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Visited On Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Good service and the food are delicious. Lake view restaurant. Nice one.

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Visited On Monday, 18 November 2019

Lovely views Great food and beautiful atmosphere

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Visited On Friday, 25 October 2019

Excellent service. Bread and dips great. Pea and ham soup delicious. Margarita cocktail desperately needs improvement. It was very ordinary. I seriously suggest that you pay for the bartender to attend Boardwalk bar here in Queenstown.and compare their delicious Margarita with the one provided at South Eatery. The salmon was superb. Unfortunately it was plated in "pub" style. A heap of chips and a heap of green leaves with the fish on top. Better, I think, to serve the chips in another bowl and maybe even the salad leaves.

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Visited On Friday, 18 October 2019

The service was excellent but the food quality was very average

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Visited On Thursday, 12 September 2019

Excellent service and yummy food

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Visited On Monday, 26 August 2019

Really good quality food. My tandoori chicken dish was delicious and the steak was cooked to perfection. They do a pretty good long island iced tea. I had 2! Would definately be back to try out some more dishes. Service was great. Thank you very much for a lovely evening.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

It was an amazing dining experience. The staff went above and beyond in accommodating my young family. With a 1 and a 3yo we rarely get this level of hospitality. Thanks once again for a wonderful time.

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Disappointed with the quality of food. Service was very good.

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Beautiful location, attentive service and quality food. The duo of lamb was delicious, as was my side of garlic and herb mash. The panoramic view of the lake makes this a very special place to dine.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

Amazing service and beautiful food. I'm never disappointed when I dine at South Eatery.

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Visited On Tuesday, 30 July 2019

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Visited On Sunday, 21 July 2019

South Eatery - Always excellent!

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Visited On Thursday, 18 July 2019

All very good!

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Visited On Sunday, 30 June 2019

Staff are lovely and welcoming. Ralph looked after us in the restaurant and he was exceptional- helpful, polite and very professional. Meal was delicious especially the green lipped mussels entree and the lamb medley for main course. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 June 2019

Great food

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

Delicious mussels. Staff very friendly. My partner had the steak on mash it was delicious only thing was they put a little too much flavour on it for our liking but cant complain we booked with first table so everything was half price :) Everything was good. Highly reccomend

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Visited On Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Excellent service and the food was well presented and cooked to perfection

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Visited On Thursday, 16 May 2019

Great views, top notch service and decent meals on offer.

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Visited On Tuesday, 07 May 2019

Staff went above and beyond to attend to our requests. The spiced pumpkin soup and the seeded bread were incredible.

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