As warm and welcoming as a traditional English Carriage House, the white walls and exposed rafters are adorned with riding tack and historic artifacts. Located in Franz Josef, South Westland, Alice May’s serves traditional New Zealand homemade food and they take pride in it. They welcome locals and visitors to call in for a delicious freshly cooked meal and a drink anytime and you can even order one of their yummy desserts to takeaway and enjoy.
Their hard work and dedication have been consistently recognized by Tripadvisor as N1 Restaurant in Franz Josef. This restaurant is dedicated to the memory of Alice May Parkinson and her son Bryan O’Loughlin. The story of Alice May Parkinson has transcended the passage of time and it’s a piece of New Zealand law history. Jennie, the owner, is Alice’s granddaughter.