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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Restaurant
“Gorgeous eating place but super popular. Definitely book if you want to eat out and have a more ‘high end’ meal ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Fat Duck has a nice atmosphere, whether you want to go have a drink, have some snacks or a full meal. Sometimes on a Friday or Saturday Andrea's will be playing live music too. This is our favourite place to go for dinner. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“Ideal for an affordable, yet delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. Great customer service and vibe about the place with indoor or outdoor setting. Located centre of town on ‘The Lane’. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“La Toscana Pizzeria and Spagetteria is a very popular restaurant, Mark the owner/chef has very tasty pizza's and pasta's but is more famous for his homemade cheesecakes. See more of Mark's creations on instagram @la_tos_ta AND they do home deliveries. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Very tasty Chilean-Kiwi food. Great Argentinian Lamb BBQ. Delicious paella. Our fave spot to eat if we go out in Te Anau. Family-friendly. Reservations are encouraged.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pub
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“Great Entertainment in the weekends, a friendly bar that has a courtesy van that will pick you up and deliver you home also has a nice dining menu or snack menu. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Awesome street food! Whether it's for breakie, lunch or dinner, there is a bao to suit. This is our favourite place to go for lunch. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“A tasty menu - we recommend the Lamb Bomber (with a side of chips with gravy)”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Not perfect for atmosphere but the food is superb! Great flat crust pizza and salad. Peroni on tap. Although it is mainly pizza/pasta they actually do the best steak in town.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Fish & Chip Shop
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“Our go to takeaway shop if we want fish and chips or chinese for dinner. Sometimes it is best to ring up and order before you go. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Kai-iti/small plate platters, tasty treats and boutique experience Fiordland Pinot Noir, Fiordland Sauvignon Blanc & local Fiordland Lager Local helicopter pilots frequent bar every evening”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Just round the corner from the cottage. A great place to grab a beer or a meal and mingle with the locals. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
South Indian Restaurant
“Good Indian Restaurant, also the best option for vegetarians - lots of options. Also do take away food.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“fine restaurant with excellent service in a small and perfectly located environment.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
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“Homemade pies at their best. Plus a full range of cabinet takeaways - ideal for lunch on the run. ”
  • 1 local recommends