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Jade Palace

Rt 8, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6828
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good8%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible60%
8 Mar 2017
“No Service”
7 Nov 2016
“Tasteless staff and tasteless food”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Rt 8, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was almost closing time when we got there but there were happy to take us. The person who led us to the table and got orders from us couldn't speak or understand English well but she was really apologetic and kind. The food came...More

Thank Binny S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Decent restaurant in a remote tourist destination. Price unfortunately is high on all items on menu and the food is just above average.

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's pretty awful, so bad it's really got to be taken as a joke. Dishes arrived incorrectly- but hey we didn't complain. Drowned out the food with an equally bad red wine whilst the waiter cleared the table next to us into slop buckets..... this...More

Thank fabtobe50
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Seriously, never experienced such service anywhere and have been to so many places. Terrible service, food had no taste it was a waste of our money. One of the elder waiter made us feel like as if we had forcefully went there and dined without...More

Thank Sella T
Reviewed 12 May 2017

On our arrival the restaurant was quite busy, many large circular tables but few for smaller groups. My wife and I were greeted in an offhand manner, and directed to a table for two in direct line with the front door which frequently opening and...More

Thank NL2210
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We had one night in Lake Tepako and I really fancied Chinese. My husband was against it because he didn't like the look of the restaurant but agreed in the end. The actual restaurant is huge and looks more like a conference facility. The waiter...More

Thank Ziggy2196
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Waited for 1hr for our food to be served, Rice not properly cook, Poor Staff Service, Do not eat here

Thank Edlin Anthony L
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Found this restaurant to be expensive for what they serve, nothing special, just average Chinese food and non responsive staff.

Thank PravinDarjeeling
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I am not even sure that this restaurant worth one star. We had our worst dinning experience in this restaurant. After waiting for 15 mins we asked them to give us water and the waiter said you need to get it yourself, so we went,...More

Thank j7es
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We were shown to our table but no one came to take our order. After a considerable time one of our party approached a member of staff to say we were ready to order. After another long wait and another table being attended to we...More

Thank swissjoron
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt 8, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Lake Tekapo
  • Phone Number: +64 3-680 6828
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