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Oreti Restaurant

€€ - €€€, , Gluten Free Options
Mission House Drive | Oreti Village, Pukawa, Lake Taupo, Turangi, New Zealand
+64 7-386 7070
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“duck” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Mission House Drive | Oreti Village, Pukawa, Lake Taupo, Turangi, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2017

The views alone, especially on a balmy summers evening, make it a worthwhile experience but the food and ambience are also very good. The menu is fairly limited in options but this allows Oreti to produce quality dining.

Thank bobduck2016
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Visited last night for the first time with two friends. We had the steak and duck. Beautifully prepared, melt in the mouth steaks, lovely presentation and very good wine matches with excellent prompt, friendly service.

Thank britgreekkiwi
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We took our visitors here for dinner... Knowing they would appreciate the amazing views and good food, and they did. While waiting for our meals we observed a young family with a toddler and little baby, their meals had arrived and the baby was unsettled...More

Thank 743catherine
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Just so beautiful to wake up each morning to the view of the lake - enjoyed privacy, birdsong, warmth and outstanding facilities.

Thank dixiemc2015
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Attended my best friends wedding here. Despite the rain it was perfect. Food was amazing and staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank Y7300RRsarahm
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped in here with family over the Christmas break as we were looking for somewhere nice to go. We weren't disappointed, the food was nice, the staff were attentive and the view was brilliant. They even managed to get additional entrees out when we...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We went with friends to this restaurant, very unassuming, and lovely atmosphere. The staff where helpful, and food arrived within a time period that was acceptable. The food was nice and presented well, this place is a hidden little gem.

Thank calebstrawbridge
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We dined here last night and have rebooked with friends on Friday. The service was good and the meals we had were absolutely delicious (I had the vegetarian special and my husband had the duck). Great job, thanks.

Thank JoABBA
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This restaurant is all presentation (beautiful) and not much more. Prices are at the upper end for the area. The food we had was good and we had no complaints, but the portions were light. My main (bacon wrapped chicken breast) would have been fine...More

Thank Xworder
Fleur A, Owner at Oreti Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2016

Thanks for your comments, no we don't serve humungous portions -we prefer to serve Tasty quality, well cooked, fresh food.

Reviewed 11 December 2016

Located in idyllic native bush, with a panoramic view of Lake Taupo, this is a fabulous spot. But there is more. The food and service are also absolutely top rating. Do not miss this restaurant if you are in the area.

Thank Gil_Bycroft
Fleur A, Owner at Oreti Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2016

Many Thanks for your fantastic review -Glad you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Wishes Fleur

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission House Drive | Oreti Village, Pukawa, Lake Taupo, Turangi, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Turangi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-386 7070
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