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Edgewater Restaurant

243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel & Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 5110
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (13 reviews)
“venison” (12 reviews)
“coconut rice” (2 reviews)
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New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel & Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Had a full day running around Taupo on the first day of the trip and wanted to start things off right with a great dinner and Edgewater did not disappoint. Perfect meal and a great wine to match. The lake side ambience was perfect. We...More

Thank bill h
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I had an amazing meal, entree of bluff oysters and main was duck - slow roasted duck rubbed with ginger, pickled lime and lemongrass, served with coriander and coconut rice cake and steamed bok choy, finished with an oven dried shallot and chilli sauce. I...More

Thank Miriam C
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

There aren't many places I put in the top category for a totally sublime experience - but The Edgewater Restaurant is one. This was our third time there. (We visit Taupo every few months). Although not the most expensive or luxurious of restaurants The Edgewater...More

1  Thank bushbabe2013
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The service was impeccable. We were seated at a table which still had a view of the lake. We had the Sunday roast which was melt in your melt beef . Just superb

Thank Elaine497
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Situated lakeside no doubt gives an extra edge, whether night or daytime, but nonetheless these were very enjoyable dining experiences. Great food and wines, the time between courses never making us feel we were waiting too long or being rushed through courses - a pleasant...More

Thank wundabar
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Celebrating a special birthday, the Edgewater Restaurant was the find of the year. Visiting Taupo and looking for a place to celebrate the Edgewater was recommended and no better recommendation could have been made. On the edge of Lake Taupo and offered a window seat,...More

Thank IanMcP
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Evening meals were great. Good value. Staff friendly. Cocktails great at happy hour. Lovely view from your table. Island night great fun.

Thank nicola141
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived without a booking on a Monday night and were warmly seated. The service was very good. Menu was varied with something for everyone. Rich sauces. The poussin was probably the best out of the duck , lamb, salmon but pretty good all round....More

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Nice location, the view was good, the food was tasty and the staff were attentive. I had the mussels and they were delicious

Thank dandyash
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I'm often cautious about hotel restaurants (a captive audience), but not here. Really good food. Not the cheapest in Taupo, but great food, service and view.

Thank Chris R
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12 October 2016|
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Response from OzzieTaupo | Property representative |
hello Shirley - Diane GM here - Edgewater is open every night sometimes fully booked so reservations recommended. Christmas night is only available for in-house guests but that is not a Monday. I hope you enjoy your time in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel & Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 5110
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