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Pub Food in Haast

Hard Antler

This display of deer antlers confirms that you're in manly territory, as does the general ambience of this bold but welcoming and well-run pub. Plain, meaty food on offer with bain-marie action on the side.
Lake in Haast

Lake Moeraki

Alongside the highway and within the bounds of the World Heritage wilderness, Lake Moeraki is an undeveloped and tranquil spot to contemplate the forested, mountainous surroundings. There's a car park at the southea…
Viewpoint in Haast

Knights Point

A monument at this spectacular roadside lookout commemorates the opening of this section of coastal highway, in 1965. It's an easy pull-over off the highway, 5km south of Lake Moeraki.
Supermarket in Haast

Haast Foodcentre

This small supermarket stocks sufficient provisions for meal-making, along with fried takeaways and coffee.