Summer has arrived for Arrowtown’s Long Lunch!

This is the perfect way to celebrate the start of Summer!

Friday the 2nd of December saw the beginning of the inaugural Arrowtown Long Lunch event.  This is a unique event in which organizers set one long table that runs the length of the Historical Buckingham St in Arrowtown.

Providing seating for up to 300 guests, this event is a fantastic opportunity for Arrowtown to showcase the many fine restaurants & cafes. Each eatery taking up a portion of the table serving guests directly from their restaurants to guests dining in the street.

Queenstown’s Event Management General Manager Malcolm Blakey said it was a great way to show the variety of Arrowtowns eateries.

“It’s a great promotional event for Arrowtown” Mr. Blakey said.

All profits from the event will go towards the Queenstown Trails Trust for their valuable work on the tracks in Arrowtown.

Participating food outlets are Arrowtown Bakery, Saffron, Cafe Mondo, Bonjour Cafe, Arrow Thai Restaurant, the Stables Restaurant, Cooks Deli, Mantra, Pannikins Cafe, Arrow Cafe, Postmasters Residence, The Fork and Tap and Provisions cafe.