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64 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 2425
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (38 reviews)
“prawn bisque” (9 reviews)
“seafood platter” (12 reviews)
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
64 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time during our team lunch. Chef Reuben is very talented in his creations. And Bhuban with service team is top notch. Must dine place in Taupo.

Thank Sandeep P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place was busy so pleased we had reservation. Staff attentive and drink and food orders taken efficiently. Food presented nicely, tasted divine but we did have to wait quite a long time before it was served.

Thank JoyTony1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff where great and friendly and showed no stress in the busy night we arrived, the Mulled wine was very tasty and hit the spot nicely, there could have had a weee bit more veg on the mains plate, but there was a side...More

Thank happyoneRussell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute night out and meal. Managed to get booking as they do book out but you can get full restaurant meals in bar. Arrived to friendly staff who were happy to help with food choices. Food was excellent just the right amount of waiting...More

Thank mikewendy1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been here for a birthdat dinner and it was very good so we returned a couple of weeks later. The staff are very attentive and so friendly tonight my partner had a steak meal and panacotta he loved it. I had the mushroom...More

Thank GenevieveVanEden
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Celebrated 2 wedding anniversaries....the four of us had a magical meal, the service was excellent, and the wines divine! Will we return? Oh indeed yes!

Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food, friendly professional staff & warm,cozy dining area. Highly recommend the beef & lamb! The deserts were tasty too. I will definitely return when next in taupo & have been telling everyone to go.

Thank pmhere
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Recommended by a friend. Plateau did not dissapoint. The food drinks and atmosphere were amazing. Our waitress Elise was superb also. She is an asset to this restaurant!

Thank naths1
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We went for a few drinks & dinner. The staff were friendly & attentive - epitomised kiwi hospitality. Food was delicious & would highly recommend the Taupo Eye Fillet & adding one of the delicious sides to accompany it as it just tops off a...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

A little bit more special. If you are entertaining that someone special then this is a great option. Good selection and great quality and service. Extensive drinks selection and good value. A very pleasant experience.

Thank BP-Savoir-faire
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Joann S
3 April 2016|
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Response from Lynda F | Reviewed this property |
From what remember there is a web site that offers 3 courses for about $32 dollars all from the same menu as normal but you must book for 6pm or 6.30 there are 2 to 4 meals available most days.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$15 - US$26
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 2425
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Located one block from the lake, Plateau Restaurant & Bar in Lake Taupo is an award-winning New Zealand meeting place that serves the finest craft beers and kiwi inspired food. Since 2003, it has been nationally recognized by Hanz for its excellence in lamb and beef and celebrated by locals and tourists alike as showcasing the best of New Zealand wining and dining.
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