Thistle Inn

Go on an historic and culinary journey at one of the oldest establishments in New Zealand.

Bookings: Book by phone

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Events - August 1 - 31

Overloaded

Tune in to your sense of adventure. Be daring and come on a journey of sensory proportions. Feast your eyes and delight your palate. Have you ever sipped bubbles in a bubble? Seen a beast in the flesh? Are you brave enough to put your bare hand in a dark hole ... The Thistle Inn will be transformed into six interactive zones to delight and challenge while you enjoy tasty food and drinks along the way. Finish up with a party to end all parties featuring the Shake’em-on-downers.

    *Cannot cater to dietary requirements

Dates:

Various times throughout August

Aug 17, 7:30pm - Late

Price: $99

Event enquiries: richard@thistleinn.co.nz

Overloaded - A Family Affair

Take the family on an interactive journey designed to ignite all senses. With five zones this will be a feast for big and little eyes, exploring new senses for some with a must touch policy. Have you ever been in a bubble? Touched a moving squirming thing? Are you brave enough to put your bare hand in a dark hole while munching on tasty morsels along the way? Come along and explore the nooks and crannies of The Thistle Inn for this great family adventure.

TICKET TYPES: $39 (Adult), $25 (Child, must be accompanied by an adult)

    *Cannot cater to dietary requirements

Dates:

Various times throughout August

Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Price: $25 - 39

Event enquiries: richard@thistleinn.co.nz

Dine - August 1 - 16

Festival Dish

Awatoru fish of the day with lemongrass and carrot puree, oyster beignet, seaweed, mushroom and Shoots NZ micro leaves.

  • GFGluten Free
  • NFNut Free

Price: $28

Availability: Lunch & Dinner

Regional Beverages

Wine:
Lansdown, Pinot Gris : $10

Burger - August 17 - 31

Jammy Bastard

Wagyu beef patty with bacon jam, Alabama white sauce, black jack cheese, pickles and lettuce in a Zaida's potato bun, with kūmara crisps. Matched with Garage Project Golden Path - Juicy Session Hazy IPA.

  • GFGluten Free_possible
  • NFNut Free_possible
  • VVegetarian_possible

Garage Project Beer Match: Golden Path - Juicy Session Hazy IPA

Price: $22 / with Garage Project beer $29