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Blue Kanu

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Asian, ,
16 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6060
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, New Zealand, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
16 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the greeting by very friendly staff to the ambiance and truly fantastic food this is a dining experience you will remember. Well worth a visit. If I am ever in Queenstown again I will be back!

Thank MWB85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exciting menu with good wine choice. Excellent food & efficient & friendly staff. Highly recommended. No booking so sat outside which was very pleasant at 8pm.

Thank italytraveller2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy restaurant with a good vibe. We ordered lamb curry, Kokoda and papaya salad and everything was delicious. The service though was slightly haphazard. From the start our waitress seemed a bit run off her feet. We ordered cocktails before ordering our food but they...More

Thank Vani_NZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a diner. The food and service were quite good. However the place is more pricey then stated in TripAdviser. I would put $$$$ rather than $$-$$$. Would still recommend it.

Thank MichaelD098
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, great service!! Make sure you go. We found this place by chance and are very happy that we did.

Thank MatthewB493
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the “Trust the wok” 4 delicious course later we were struggling to walk we were that full. Amazing tastes from each dish. Great service and a nice atmosphere. Definitely recommend and will be back. ( little pricey but worth it as a step...More

Thank O338GOdaveh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome service and amazing food, the place has a great vibe and staff are really friendly. Would definitely come back.

Thank Go22449716931
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice dining experience. The food was fresh and tasty. Particularly enjoyed the tempered oysters - delicious! Plus the service is great and the restaurant has a funky atmosphere at night time.

Thank LauraN135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner with our family. The dishes are a little different to what you would find at other NZ restaurants which is what made this dinning experience enjoyable. Like the duck and goats cheese nachos. There are still some favourites like ribs that...More

Thank HelgenB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Celebrated my wife's 50th and we had a great night, fantastic service and food. Highly recommend this place.

Thank gonein60
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Questions & Answers
29 December 2017|
Response from Traveller1922 | Property representative |
Yes we are please call the restaurant on +64 3 4426060 we are fully booked at 830 pm but still have a few tables available at the 6 pm seating we are providing an $89 set NY eve menu which includes a drink upon arrival
10 December 2017|
Response from Traveller1922 | Property representative |
Hi Audrey Bluekanu is open on Boxing Day the 26th from 4 pm. Christmas Day we are closed so the hard working staff can enjoy the day off. Regards Bluekanu Management Team
Lynn K
7 November 2017|
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Response from Russ M | Reviewed this property |
Blue Kanu is a very popular restaurant in Queenstown. We like to eat early ( around 6pm) & have had little difficulty in getting a table at that time. Advise you book.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 6060
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Kia Ora................. A vibrant collision of asian and pacific flavours to float your boat a style we call polynasia with oceans of aroha we bring you blue kanu We look forward to seeing you soon XXX
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