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Kinloch Lodge

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Lake Wakatipu | central Otago, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
+64 3-442 4900
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
“potato gratin” (2 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lake Wakatipu | central Otago, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always take a trip over here for lunch when staying at Glenorchy. The food is always good, as is the coffee! We need to stay here next time we come down from Auckland. It's so peaceful, and there are lots of little walks that can...More

1  Thank tinzaroo
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We stopped here for lunch on the recommendation of Delta Discovery and were pleased we did. The views on our sunny day were glorious, the Welsh waiter very friendy, and the food of high quality. I also enjoyed perusing the historic pieces on display and...More

1  Thank Monica G
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Away from the regular tourist trail is this quaint cafe. Friendly and helpful staff and a great menu. All 4 of us had something different with no complaints whatsoever. Sure it’s not fine dining but look where you are and what it costs. The atmosphere...More

Thank solarisnz
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Being in a remote place, there are no other options or choices for a place to eat, unless you bring your own. This place served us a good meal, even though the menu is limited. Feels a lot more like an extended family dining room....More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We are regular visitors to kinloch and have never had a meal at the lodge so this visit decided we would. We looked at the menu at the entrance and decided to have the 2 courses,when I looked us in I was told we would...More

1  Thank cinbeau
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Stayed at Lodge for a night so ate afternoon tea, dinner and breakfast in on site restaurant. Everything was delicious - beautiful carrot cake, & apricot pastry, I ate an early light dinner - kumara & chicken soup of the day was full of flavor...More

Thank lynnjo2017
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Great place to have lunch. Food was hearty and wholesome. Good service and excellent views from the verandah.

Thank Mazoptom
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Great place to visit but my advise is bring our own picnic The menu is over priced and the meals are a small servings. $23 The Beef burger looked like a slider. Entrée sizes The Snapper was already battered and from the freezer small amount...More

Thank angelacarran12
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice lodge with great food. We had lunch there and had a look at the rooms. Staff was very friendly. The view is amazing.

Thank lala0709
Kinloch_Lodge, Manager at Kinloch Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

This wonderful old hotel is so convenient to the Greenstone, Caples, and Routeburn tracks. There is a range of accommodation options, good laundry facilities and an excellent restaurant that serves both guests and casuals. The staff are really accommodating and very friendly. Excellence with a...More

Thank Yahoo61
Kinloch_Lodge, Manager at Kinloch Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thanks so much!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$65
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Wakatipu | central Otago, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Glenorchy
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 4900
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Listed As Accommodation Only At This Time , Has A Restaurant Open To The Public
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