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Blue Duck Cafe & Bar - CLOSED

Milford Sound Highway, Milford Sound, New Zealand
+64 3-249 7931
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“venison pie” (4 reviews)
“mitre peak” (6 reviews)
“boat trip” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Milford Sound Highway, Milford Sound, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 240 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

What a find this place is. Great food, good beer and a live band in the evenings. Such a great place to stop for a relax as you head to / from Milford sound. We all ate brilliantly - kids had fish, I had gnocchi,...More

Thank barneyinkaz
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Well worth a stop to grab a bite to eat before or after your tour on Milford Sound. Lots of seats to enjoy a wide variety of food on offer. They had the cutest disposable coffee cups.

Thank Louisa K
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This place is the only real place get decent meal in Milford sound if you didnt bring anything with You ...Gets noisy with all the Travelers descending on it Venison pie a must ....Pizzas really good for a feed ....Only place your get any communication...More

Thank oldschoolpirate
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Good spot out of the rain, have a coffee or lunch and get WiFi if needed $10 per100mb. Clean restrooms and dinning area.

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Canteen environment, basically serve yourself and wait in the line and pay. Not much variety but it is the only thing there. Better then nothing and it is shelter.

Thank JackyAlLee
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Unless you are staying with Ultimate hikes at Mitre Peak Lodge, or at Milford Sound Lodge, this is the only food option here, so you take what you get. Filling food, warm and not too pricey considering the location.

Thank Moo499
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Dinner was excellent - and even though they were running to keep up with serving a large group of tourists - they made sure to take care of us... with a smile. High recommendation! A bit on the expensive side, but as mentioned above both...More

Thank Vern D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Very good coffee. Unfortunately it cost $5.50, then again I supposed that's to be expected when you're in the middle of nowhere.

Thank ImFromMelbourne
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stopped in at the cafe 20 minutes before closing time. The staff were very friendly and helped us out with some toasties and coffee. Yes it is expensive however it was delicious. Being the only place to eat close to the cruise terminal, it was...More

Thank GoldCoastFiona
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Poor service, expensive food Next time will bring an extra thermos. My advice - Take your own picnic

1  Thank FinZ2016
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milford Sound Highway, Milford Sound, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Milford Sound
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 7931
Situated at the heart of Milford Sound Village, Blue Duck Café & Bar provides a welcoming environment to settle in and enjoy some famous Fiordland hospitality, served with spectacular views.Enjoy a steaming espresso and light snack or an extensive, tasty lunch buffet. Buy a freshly made sandwich or roll for your Milford Sound adventure.After dusk try our hearty Southern pub fare paired with a Monteiths beer or a great New Zealand wine from our extensive wine list.For your convenience there is also an information desk and free booking service from our local staff, together with a small selection of souvenirs and essential traveller items.
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