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Lakeland House Restaurant

€€ - €€€European, , Vegetarian Friendly
88 Waihi Road | Little Waihi, Tokaanu, Turangi 3381, New Zealand
+64 7-386 6449
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (19 reviews)
“snapper” (13 reviews)
“venison” (21 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
88 Waihi Road | Little Waihi, Tokaanu, Turangi 3381, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

looking for a place to go for tea prior to our ride south to join the N800 motorbike ride with lovely friends so looked into Trip Advisor for whats in the area. We found this gem after seeing all the lovely comments and so glad...More

Thank joy532
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as 2 couples on motorbikes. The staff were excellent. The food was great. The size of the meal was so large that the ladies could not finish it all. Highly recommended. Great lake views.

Thank Quiltzig
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding service and scrumptious food. Venue could have been a little warmer but the staff made such an impression that we were happy to overlook this.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Second time I have been to this restaurant. First time Jan 2016 was fabulous, this time the place was cold in temperature, atmosphere and in ambience. Food was awful an the waitress did not seem to know much about the food or drink they were...More

Thank Robyn-Jane
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very nice setting right at the lake. The food was very good and fresh and the portions were quite big. The decor is so-so.

Thank bebeshor
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing views, incredible food. Highly recommend the seafood teaser. Staff lovely. On the lake with lots of parking. Great prices for the huge meals you get.

Thank 12mandy
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Meals were delicious and the service was fantastic. The kids meals were great too. My boys ordered the lamb rack. I had the seafood chowder and my husband had the lamb shanks. Wine list very good as well Can't wait to go back 👍

Thank misse079
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Now here is a resturant that I keep going back to ,excellent food, lovely decor and surroundings and on a sunny day sit out side next to the lake .Highly recommended ,been back 5 times now this year

Thank goldenfox2016
Reviewed 10 June 2017

we had heard that this is a wonderful place so we decided to pop in. It was early morning and they had just opened. We stood outside on a stunning winters day just taking in the stunning lake views. A young lady came out and...More

Thank Yvonne640
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Great European style home cooking with generous portions and a good range of portions and wine selection. In a picturesque location on the lake front too. We ate the venison and stuffed chicken breast which didn't disappoint. Not overly innovative but definitely didn't disappoint. Was...More

Thank Stephen T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Waihi Road | Little Waihi, Tokaanu, Turangi 3381, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Turangi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-386 6449
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