- Wai Waterfront Seafood Restaurant, Steamer Wharf (fine dining)
- Board Walk Seefood restaurant, steamer Wharf
- Fergburger Takeaways, Shotover Street (legendary, large burgers)
- The Cow Pizza & Spaghetti House, Cow Lane (pizza)
- Vesta Café, Willians Cottage, Marine Parade
- Minami Jujitsu (Japanese)
- Hamills Restaurant (casual dining) Remarkables Park, Frankton
- Guilty Bar, Ballarat Street. Heineken Bar
- Fishbone Bar & Grill, 7 Beach Street. Queenstown’s seafood restauarant, serving South Island fish & shellfish.
- Botswana Butchery, 17 Marine parade. A great restaurant with sensational service. The menu is specialized in meat.
- Winnies Gourmet Pizza bar, Upstairs 7-9 The Mall. Easily the best pizzas in town.