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Taste Cafe

10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0086
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (15 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (3 reviews)
“blt” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for breakfast on a weekday morning. Should have taken a cue from the restaurant being pretty much empty as a strong clue. Bought a $9 sandwich that was just old bread, a few pieces of chicken, thick butter and red onions. It was...More

Thank wjsreviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast and had a Eggs Benedict and a Full Breakfast and both were really good and no complaints. Service was good. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Tanisha K
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Was here for business for 4 days and can't wait to go back. Better than I have had a top hotels around the world. Loved the variety and the fact you could ask off menu what you wanted (within reason). Some modern healthy and some...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Enjoying a weekend stay in Taupo and started Sunday with breakfast here at Taste. The staff were probably the most service orientated of any staff we dealt with all weekend - which was a plus as in most places for a tourist center the staff...More

Thank JonTelamar
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Amazing view of Lake Taupo on a still morning from this Cafe just added to the taste of the awesome Bacon and scrambled eggs.Sitting outside to have this wellcooked and tasty food just made you feel so special.All staff were just so welcoming .Any time...More

Thank Colin N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great location with wonderful view of Lake Taupo looking South. Good breakfast - eggs, sausages, toast, mushrooms, tomatoes and a delicious cappuccino to finish up. Sustenance for the whole day.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

What a great value and scrumptious meal. We had Bangers & Mash plus Tomatoes & Bacon Soup plus Chicken pasta for our daughter. Best meal in ages. Will be back

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The BLT and the angus steak sandwiches were amazing. Wonderful staff and service. A great lunch thanks.

1  Thank mljohnson00
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Been here before and it was amazing. Went back just two days ago and ordered a chicken and brie panini and 2 roast vege paninis. Both were toasted and lacked flavour and were soggy once toasted. There must have been a change of ownership here...More

Thank KiwiCouch
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good coffee eggs benedict are with hot smoked salmon not the usual cold smoked. Would have ordered bacon had I known. Very quick service.

Thank phiafly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 0086
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