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Oxley's Bar & Kitchen


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#3 of 12 Bar in Picton
Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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We are a great little Bar and restaurant located in the heart of Picton, at the top of the South Island of New Zealand. Like us if you enjoyed your stay
US$5 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, Seafood, Pub, New Zealand
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We wanted a quick bite after a half day out on the water so we had lunch here. Staff was nice, meals were full of flavour and arrived quickly. Recommended.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ildikó T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived with no booking, but they managed to get us a table. The service was good. The food was fantastic. The salmon and pork belly were the best.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank eilenn53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived without a booking, restaurant was very busy but we were accommodated without any problem, table service and meals were great plus coffee's to finish off the meal were lovely 😍

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Extraordinary769752
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food served was good. We had the morrocan lamb pizza and the scallop salad. Service was also great with friendly staff. There was a live music from an electronic piano but the music was rather monotonous. The ambience was pleasant with a good view...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nibacchus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here on a mid week evening with a few friends. Despite the place being busy service was quick and efficient. The wait for food was only about 10 minutes and when it arrived it was well presented and well cooked. Whilst I didn't...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TheObserverWiltshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had a varied menu. We got good service and although busy we did not feel pressured to leave as we finished our wine. Steak was cooked to temperature and tasty. Mussels were good and the wine selection was adequate.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Zesty321
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our evening in this busy restaurant. The food, from steaks to fish to seafood was all well prepared and nicely presented. We didn't have a reservation, and would do that next time, but spent a little while in the bar until a table...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank john s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good ratio quality/ price Very good meals and they know how to cook meat : rare is rare ...! nice and good service On front of the port

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Patrick J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spend a couple of months every year in Picton and over this summer we have dined here many times for breakfast lunch and dinner, the last time was just two days ago. The Oxley has lifted it's game greatly over the past couple of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak was great. The staff were attentive and helpful. All in all a good evening. Local people we met recommended it.

Date of visit: February 2019
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