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Franz Josef Glacier boasts a vibrant café, coffee, bar, and restaurant scene, offering a diverse range of dining options.

Browse our top picks for cafes, bars and restaurants in Franz Josef Glacier!

Food & Drink

Indulge in a unique dining experience at King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar, located in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier on Cron Street. Open from 4 pm every day, this restaurant offers a diverse menu. From starters to share, hearty mains, and flavorful noodles and rice dishes to refreshing soups and salads, there's something for every palate. The restaurant is highly recommended for its delicious food, excellent cocktails, friendly staff, and cosy decor. Whether you're dining in, taking away or ordering online, King Tiger promises an unforgettable culinary adventure in the remote beauty of Franz Josef Glacier.

King Tiger

King Tiger Restaurant Franz Josef Glacier Front Garden

Blue Ice Restaurant & Bar is a gem nestled in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier on the West Coast of New Zealand. This family-owned and operated establishment is known for its beautifully presented Filipino and European cuisine. Rated 4 out of 5 on Tripadvisor, it ranks among the region's top dining experiences. Blue Ice offers a diverse menu and an inviting bar, providing both locals and tourists with a memorable gastronomic experience. The restaurant is praised for its quality fare, including signature dishes like slow-cooked lamb shank and Vegetable Lasagna & Slow Cooked Beef Cheeks Penang5. With outdoor seating and a cozy ambiance, Blue Ice Restaurant & Bar is the perfect spot to unwind after exploring the wonders of Franz Josef Glacier

Blue Ice

Blue Ice Restaurant And Bar Franz Josef Glacier Cheese Cake Dessert

Experience a unique fusion of Southeast Asian cuisine and New Zealand's finest craft beers at SnakeBite Brewery & Restaurant, located in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier. This bustling hotspot is well-loved for its diverse menu, featuring dishes like the popular "Sizzling Chicken" and an array of craft beers from top local breweries. With a 4 out of 5 rating on TripAdvisor, it ranks among the top restaurants in the area. Whether you're stopping by after a day exploring the glaciers or looking for a lively evening out, SnakeBite offers both indoor and outdoor seating options. The emphasis on simplicity, freshness, and contrasting flavors makes this brewery and restaurant a must-visit destination.

Snakebite Brewery

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