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Oreti Restaurant

) #8 of 18 Restaurants in Turangi $$ - $$$ , , Gluten Free Options
Mission House Drive | Oreti Village, Pukawa, Lake Taupo, Turangi, New Zealand
+64 7-386 7070
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
“lovely view” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mission House Drive | Oreti Village, Pukawa, Lake Taupo, Turangi, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 23 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 23 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 8 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 1 January 2017

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

Reviewed 12 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 1 January 2017

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

Reviewed 26 November 2016

This restaurant is situated in a beautiful location with a pleasant atmosphere. The menu is interesting and inviting. Unfortunately on the evening we had reserved a table we were generally disappointed. This was because we waited a long time for the order to be taken...More

Thank SArmstr0ng
Fleur A, Owner at Oreti Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Thanks for your review .... As in life there is always two sides to a story and on this Occassion my self and my team did every thing we could to apes these guests on a rather busy night. There were a number of larger...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent choices offered n an appetising menu. Well explained by attentive wait staff. Good selection of wine matches offered. A very pleasant experience with family and friends. Recommended.

Thank Malcolm T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly, 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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