Set amid an idyllic historical, rural setting, Speargrass Inn is renowned for its delicious country fare and friendly hospitality. Boasting an upmarket cafe´ , offering a seasonal menu, using only the freshest of local ingredients, Speargrass Inn is a popular destination amongst locals and travellers passing through Central Otago. Situated on the outskirts of Alexandra and originally established as the Speargrass Hotel in 1869, this beautiful, historic building once served gold miners who flocked to the region to seek their fortune. Today you will find a modern cafe´ and function venue, which offers a sumptuous breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. Beautifully restored and including elegant en suite rooms with private country gardens and rural views, Speargrass Inn provides the perfect destination to relax and unwind with family and friends. With a variety of enticing menus and experienced wait staff, the venue also lends itself to a range of special occasions, including weddings, work functions, family get togethers or perhaps a party with friends. Speargrass Inn seats 60 comfortably within an intimate dining setting, however groups of up to 120 can be accommodated utilising the canape´ style of function, where guests tend to mingle and socialise a little more. There is sufficient room within the venue for a band and the backdrop is gorgeous both inside and out, ideal for capturing photographic memories. Open 9am to 4pm Monday and Thursday, 9am to late Friday, Saturday and Sunday (evening bookings essential) and 7 days for accommodation, give Speargrass Inn a call for your booking and/or inquiry on (03) 449 2192.