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The Millhouse

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European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Millbrook Resort, Malaghans Road, Arrowtown 9196, New Zealand
+64 3-441 7000
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were taken to the Mill House restaurant by friends and had a fantastic dining experience with excellent service and wonderful food but in a less formal atmosphere which was nice . Can't fault the evening and its up there with the best , great value for money as well !

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Thank Robert H
Arrowtown, New Zealand
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently dined at the Millhouse for a friends birthday and we were suitably impressed. The food service and atmosphere were all amazing.

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Thank jankq2657AH
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visiting and we really enjoyed the dishes and the climate of the restaurant. Everything was delicious from the starts to desserts. It's definitely a must go in Arrowtown.

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Thank Lucas L
Goolwa, Australia
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Millhouse is set in a lovely old building resplendent with a water wheel . The food ( I had the lamb) was beautifully executed in both how it looked and then the taste . All this was made even more special by wonderful wine and great service.

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Thank mooreb60
MillbrookResort, Marketing Executive at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your review. You are right - the food is lovingly crafted - our chefs are creative souls and much time is spent considering flavour combinations and presentation style. I will pass on your lovely feedback. All the best Nicky Sygrove Marketing Executive More 

Manhattan, Kansas
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, our daughter, her husband & myself had a delightful, gorgeous meal in picturesque setting while on vacation. We wished we would have know how lovely the area was so we could have enjoyed the grounds a little more. The food was as delicious as it was literally beautiful. When my starter came I was afraid to even eat... More 

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Thank BKMorgan
MillbrookResort, Marketing Executive at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We really appreciate you taking the time to do so. We agree - it is a picturesque setting here, and it really is away from the hustle and bustle. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the grounds and of course the food! We do hope you return. Many thanks... More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was fantastic and the service is outstanding. Being a particular eater they were accommodating with my own 'menu'. Love the chefs extra little treats too.

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Thank Vicki T
MillbrookResort, Marketing Executive at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you so much for your feedback, so delighted to hear you felt like a VIP! Everyone is a VIP at the Millhouse, we love spoiling guests and giving surprise treats on the menu, as you have discovered! We hope to see you again soon. Thanks again Nicky Sygrove Marketing Executive More 

Makati, Philippines
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little difficult to find the first time but worth the effort. Our golf was cancelled due light fall of snow the previous night so we adjoined for a light lunch. Perfect setting and could happily sit outside. Heaters and blankets may be required Great service and an interesting menu.

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Thank Chris H
Timmins, Canada
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331 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We ate dinner here with our15 person tour group. The food, drinks & servive was first class. It's a lovely setting in a historical millhouse building. They have a Michelin chef!

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Thank Barry L
MillbrookResort, Marketing Manager at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of the Millhouse Restaurant. We'll pass your feedback onto the team. We hope to see you back here in the near future. Kindest regards, Ciara Craig Marketing Manager More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Fabulous food with very knowledgeable helpful staff, definitely one of my all time dinning experience

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Thank jill_sprott
MillbrookResort, Marketing Manager at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to tell us about your experience at the Millhouse Restaurant. To be one of your all time favourite dinning experience makes the team here very happy. Kindest regards, Ciara Craig Marketing Manager More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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87 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We are back to one of our favourite restaurants. Nothing is changed since July: the same amazing service, very delicious and beautiful meals and lovely ambience. Definitely recommended. And we will definitely be back!

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Thank Anchousik
MillbrookResort, Marketing Manager at The Millhouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We'll pass on your kind review to our team at the Millhouse and we look forward to having you back to dine with us in the near future. Kindest regards, Ciara Craig Marketing Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Millbrook Resort, Malaghans Road, Arrowtown 9196, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 7000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?