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Golden Gate Lodge Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Pizza, European,
Barry Avenue, Cromwell 9310, New Zealand
+64 27 535 5197
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“pizza” (15 reviews)
“main menu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Barry Avenue, Cromwell 9310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Stayed in the hotel and went for meals in both the cafe & the restaurant & was totally put off with both places. Since they have done away with the hotel restaurant it is no longer enjoyable with the noise from the pub makes it...More

Thank gusgus2016
GMGateCromwell, General Manager at Golden Gate Lodge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear gusgus2016, Thank you for your review. The team at The Gate (Please note that the Golden Gate Lodge no longer exists as you have indicated) are very surprised at your comments as they are certainly in the minority to the overwhelming positive comments in...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Lunch for two at Forage was the decision. We wandered inside, had no idea whether to take seats or go to the counter as there was no personal service within the dining area, opted for the latter and discovered you order there and receive a...More

Thank Claire W
Harvest2017, Manager at Golden Gate Lodge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Good Morning Claire It is unfortunate that you felt this way while visiting Forage Cafe. We pride ourselves on customer service along with our variety of dining options including our breakfast/lunch/cabinet choices. We don't have table service in the cafe, how ever your table should've...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Seven adults wanting to go here for a nice meal on Easter Monday. Rang to book and sorry no bookings that's OK, no courtesy coach that's OK. Got there was seated great really looking forward to tea as we had been there before and it...More

1  Thank minniemouse192017
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We were travelling through and decided to stop in Cromwell for breakfast. We came across Forage by accident. They had only newly opened a matter of days. The staff wer friendly and the food was delicious I couldn't recommend Forage enough. If I am ever...More

Thank vannsandra
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Walking into what was the bar their was only one table that could accomodate us being 8 people we sat at a high table and a waitress came along with the menus very willing to help and in a pleasant manner. The food being fish...More

Thank tripadavisor
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Fantastic hotel to stay in at The Gate Hotel, room was very clean, stunning view of the Pisa Range. Room rate was very reasonable. We had the pizzas from the restaurant and breakfast in the cafe, all we could have wished for.

Thank commodoreHawkesBay
Reviewed 13 February 2017

After a recent refurb the Gate promised a decent dining experience and overall improved atmosphere, so it was with anticipation I went along for a friends catch-up a couple of weeks ago as there aren't many places in Cromwell to go to in the evening....More

Thank FoodieNZ50
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Been here a number of times as I wanted to give them a chance. First time arrived at 6:15 after work for some nibbles extremely noise and took about 15mins to be served, asked for a bar snacks menu and was told kitchen was closed....More

Thank Cromwell778
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is a new cafe attached to The Gate hotel complex. We dropped in as visiting casuals and vere very impressed with the airy and roomy premises, the caring and friendly attitude of the serving staff (particularly Ashleigh who served us), and also the quality...More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Luxury hotel with nice prices (130 NZ$ for a King room). Our room was clean and comfortable, with a nice view on the hotel garden and on the nearby golf course. We ate at the hotel restaurant for a reasonable price, food was really good....More

Thank BurgerQueen78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barry Avenue, Cromwell 9310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Central Otago  >  Cromwell
  • Phone Number: +64 27 535 5197
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