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Taste Cafe Restaurant

10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0086
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (13 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

I waited 20 minutes for eggs while all the staff talked about how quiet they where. I left with out having breakfast I was the only one in the cafe and wanted poached eggs on toast bizy cafes will deliver in 10 minutes max. This...More

Thank eddie_melissa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bruch was terrible. Poached eggs were hard, my mushrooms were rubbery, the toast was soggy, and cold.

Thank leanneb123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was good and quick.The eggs benedict was really good,best I have had in fact and will definitly go back again.My wife had mushroom soup and said it was also really good and enjoyed her food,

Thank 123chickee
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Friendly, good service great food what more could you ask for? Ideal place for families with play area at back for small children. elated environment.

Thank Trevinchick
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

2 days in a row, I have enjoyed breakfast here. The most important thing is the coffee for me. Mine was well made from Altura beans. The first day I had the home made beans with sausage. Very tasty. I would have appreciated a bit...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Dropped in here for supper a few nights ago. Had a very good thin crust pizza which was reasonably priced. Good, friendly service too.

Thank Canadian_travel44
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to enjoy your coffee, I recommend this one, you got to enjoy your coffee and the lake itself. Good location and a varieties of menu.

Thank Shan P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I'm literally writing this review a long time after visiting this Cafe a few times last year. I visited from London in 2016 and had my first ever eggs benedict. Lemme tell ya, no other eggs benedict has ever come close and I try it...More

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here on Saturday night after the ironman (spectating not participating). We were struggling to find a table at other restaurants and we're about to head home before we walked into Taste Cafe. It was empty inside as everyone was sat on the...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had dinner with a great view of the lake. A pity the food was disappointing. The caesar salad was poorly presented, looked and tasted insipid.

Thank Margriet719
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 05:30
06:30 - 05:30
06:30 - 05:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
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
  • E-mail
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