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The Last Post Pub Restaurant

€€ - €€€, European,
12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 8080
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We cook great food at home and are very often disappointed in quality in relation to price and menu description. I had the aged beef eye fillet with beetroot compote, roast garlic, potato bacon cake with beans and red wine jus $35. It was exactly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rosimay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have enjoyed meals on two recent occasions at the Last Post Pub Restaurant. Both meals were very enjoyable, well presented and served by friendly staff. The pineapple fritter (dessert) was to die for!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jacquiewebby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome and friendly staff. Good service and lovely food, plenty of it too. Good selection of beers. Reasonably priced, seemed popular with locals which says a lot about a place

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sightsee56442618278
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were searching for lunch in Oamaru a little past lunch hours (2.30pm). We stopped in at this pub and they were able to serve lunch even though their menu listed 2pm as the end of lunch hours. It was gorgeous inside and we sat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarox210
Reviewed 2 October 2018

All of my family enjoyed having lunch over there. All meals were served very beautiful as well as Very tasteful. Big meals so you don’t stay hungry. We enjoyed the waiter as well. Everything clean and quite. A special building that gives you the unique...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank avibrecher
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Was there just for a guinness, but we loved both the exterior of the building and interior of the pub! You can’t miss it when you walk down the main street of Oamaru!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JanXZC
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner on the spur of the moment. The restaurant was busy but we were seated straight away, staff were attentive. There is a nice atmosphere, although it does feel a little cramped with not a lot of space to move. The food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank LouieRPS
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I believe it was one of the best seafood chowder in our South Island Trip! There was bountiful seafood in it! We enjoyed the seafood platter too n a great beer to go with our dinner. Finally it was the pear ginger pudding that knocked...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tripreview777
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Cosy and warm on a cold night, with plenty of charm. Service was friendly and very good, we were tended to quickly and meals came out quickly. The quality of the food was good, but on the small side for the price - I was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank skotm11
Reviewed 29 August 2018

On August 7, 2018 we went to this restaurant after seeing the penguins in the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony and we really liked it. The exterior of the place is beautiful and inside it is very comfortable. Oamaru is a city that dies very soon...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Francisco R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-434 8080
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