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True South Dining Room

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377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-450 1100
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“merino lamb” (6 reviews)
“oysters” (14 reviews)
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New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a yummy breakfast here; decided to eat here for convenience whilst staying at the hotel. It was expensive though so would probably have gone elsewhere if we hadn’t been restricted for time.

Thank Sazquotch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated my partners birthday with the degustation menu paired with wines. The food was impeccable, presented wonderfully, and servings were not so large you were full, but not so small that you were still hungry. The wine pairings were yummy, and the food and...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Try the tasting menu with matched wines it's is superb and matches perfectly with the stunning views from the restaurant. The staff are attentive and knowledgeable too

Thank Piquet1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a place for Christmas Eve dinner and the usual Queenstown haunts were full. A friend said— try True South.... What a great menu. The purveyors —all locals—are identified on the back of the menu. And the best food we’ve had away from home........More

Thank Mark_NYC_2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Among the many restaurants we dined at during our week in Queenstown this we would rate as very good. The whitebait ,as mentioned in other reviews,was truly outstanding. The fish of the day was not as fresh as it could have been. One constant complaint...More

Thank 420Jack
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stayed at the Rees hotel for five night and enjoyed perfect dinners on 3 nights. (hey, we had to get out of the hotel at some point). Everything from the service to the view to the food was nothing short of sensational. The Oysters....More

Thank PhilipConnecticut
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Tue South always delivers high quality food. The wine list has to be one of the best lists in New Zealand

Thank jillburns
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I found the food to be excellent as it often is at this hotel. The white bait was memorable. The wine list is presented on a Samsung galaxy which is completely useless and irritating for a long wine list as someone must think having an...More

Thank anecessaryevil
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant while staying at the hotel with friends. The dining room has an amazing view over the lake. The food is very good quality and the staff friendly and knowledgeable. My only criticism is that we opted for the 6 course tasting...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

After much discussion and recommendation from our waitress, we decided on the roast lamb for two. Excellent melt-in-your mouth lamb with accompanying sauces and side dishes. Finished with cheese board. Outstanding!

Thank baldfamily3
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Tamara S
29 October 2016|
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True South's is pretty good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 30
New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Frankton Rd. | 377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-450 1100
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