We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Monsoon Bar & Restaurant

46 Cron St. | Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0101
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (70 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, International, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
46 Cron St. | Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (400)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 365 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The only place you can be after 10! Drinks are cheap, good ambience, great music. There are pool tables as well

1  Thank pppchou
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, you don't have to wait long and the meals are very generous !! Definitely recommend to try !!

1  Thank Kaytlyn T
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Epic bar awesome fire out the back kept us nice and warm whilst having pints which were cheap the food was all time when I was there and awesome vibe defiantly worth a visit if your in the area

1  Thank dingo1991
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We were a big group, we all sat outside near the fires and had a great time. Great atmosphere, danced later on in the evening. A lot of fun and would recommend.

1  Thank Chiovitti
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We had a really good meal at Monsoon and great service from Antonia. Have to stop here! Also, very Gluten Free Friendly (as I am finding all of New Zealand). The stuffed chicken was amazing.

1  Thank GFTraveler1
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We had such a wonderful night with great food and drinks. Excellent service with dedicated crew and cheerful owner. A warm oasis with great food and atmosphere.

1  Thank Craig B
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

It's always interesting seeing how to get treated as a solo diner. You're never going to be a money-spinner and sometimes the service leaves a lot to be desired as a result. Monsoon was a pleasant surprise. The wait staff were welcoming and attentive. They...More

1  Thank 0jacquiew
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We stayed in the rainforest retreat and had a meal at this bar and restaurant. Great atmosphere and the food was lovely. The bar served Monteiths so I was well pleased!! Log fires and warm lighting made the environment very welcoming and staff were great.

Thank Margie S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Lively atmosphere. Mostly young people but very friendly to us older tourists! Food was really good although portions were large. We had a selection but maybe one dish too many.

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great food friendly staff great fires. Atmosphere very good an enjoyable evening. Food is value for money & plentiful. Garlic bread is huge we gave half away to much for us.

Thank Colin V
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Alice May
1,246 reviews
.19 km away
King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar
740 reviews
.18 km away
Snake Bite Brewery
793 reviews
.27 km away
Blue Ice Cafe
642 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Glacier Helicopters
370 reviews
.26 km away
West Coast Wildlife Centre
593 reviews
.22 km away
Tatare Tunnels Walk
51 reviews
.19 km away
Franz Josef i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
49 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Monsoon Bar & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 22
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Cron St. | Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0101
  • E-mail
Description
Monsoon bar and restaurant will quite possibly be your favourite bar in NZ, with roaring fires & regular DJ's. We carry a large range of New Zealands finest beers and wines. The Monsoon restaurant will satisfy your hunger whatever your budget with all you can eat pizza nights, backpacker meal deals and a specially created ala carte menu specially designed by our head chef Ronald Lacanilao who has created a menu of mouth watering local delicacies to treat you after a hard day glacier exploring. Monsoon: it rains... we pour...
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing