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Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen

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123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun 18:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The food was very good, service was great and a friendly staff. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to other people!

Thank Linda V
Wanaka, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We went to WGK for a family celebration and were extremely happy. Food was amazing. A great friendly atmosphere. A must try!!!

Thank shaneg800
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

What a great restaurant! The food is excellent here! The stone grill is delicious! The meat is amazing. As dessert you should definitely try the chocolate fondue. We went already two times and are planning to go back tonight! Also really nice that the cook of the restaurant comes by to say hello.

Thank Watelle D
St Albans
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Their signature shoulder of lamb dish is very good, love the mint jelly that went with it. Portion is for a very hungry person or can also be shared. Service is also pretty good and ambience of restaurant is nice. Definitely worth a visit, also would advise booking especially in peak season a few were turned away whilst we were... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We made a reservation in advance of our trip which seemed necessary as every table was always taken. This is not a large place and its pretty popular. Plenty of wine and beer options for drinks and the food was quite good. Would definitely recommend getting a sense of the scale of the dishes from your server before ordering. As... More 

Thank Kafroppi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had leg of lamb here and it was excellent. Two of us shared it and there was still plenty left over.

Thank Sarina K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Great choice of starters,mains and if you can get past that there are disserts .We had a family meal and all enjoyed it.Duck was good for a change with crispy skin.No need to tell you how good the slow cooked lamb was plenty to share if you are small eaters.We all shared except my son who wouldn't give up his... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

A+ all round for service and meals we all enjoyed our entrees & meal it was prefect and thought it was reasonably priced for what we had.I was too full for dessert but will be leaving room for it next time .It was the second time I've been and will be going back keep up the good work 👍🏻

Thank TraceyGoJets
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

You definitely go to this place for the experience. We both went for the hot stone steak, now I do have to say it was an amazing steak... however I cooked it on my hot stone... not sure how that goes down! I give myself a 5/5!! Presentation was very basic, ordered a beer and never actually received it. Service... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had the cheesy garlic bread entree, which was fantastic and perfectly garlicky. I decided on a steak option for my main, which I normally wouldn't do, but I was pleasantly surprised and pleased that I did. Cooked to my level of perfection, and served with a delicious sauce of mushroom and bacon, this steak was devoured in its entirety, which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: 034438579
Local New Zealand food ,Stonegrill

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?