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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“eggs benedict” (19 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (3 reviews)
“blt” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, 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 chose this restaurant based on location and the fact that they had breakfast all day. My food was delicious and the service was great. Everything was so good I decided to eat there the next day and the food and service again were great....More

Thank GEO_001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite pricey but great views from the outside seating area. Had the full breakfast and mushroom breakfasts. Both came pretty quickly and both were tasty. Coffee was just as I like it.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eggs Benedict and nachos for brunch both scored a zero. If this food wasn’t pre made on plates and then just reheated to Luke warm, I’ll eat my hat. Fast delivery to the table after ordering was just too good to be true.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Toilets very dirty, tired old salads, tea cold and weak, dry Moroccan chicken. Prices reasonable IF the food had been good

Thank Stevecpnz
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had pizzas which were lovely and also took some desserts away for the next day which were delicious. The service was a little dreamy but the guy was really nice and chatty. Food came out quickly and was fresh and hot! Don't be put...More

Thank VICB48
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

After placing our order our coffee and breakfast of eggs arrived at our table 40 mins later. It wasn’t extremely busy so and there was no explanation for the wait.once it arrived the meals were nice.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

The fact that nearby food places were a lot busier should have alerted us! Eggs Benedict and field mushrooms poor. Hollandaise sauce underwhelming. Toilet cleanliness ok but could be better.

Thank WellingtonJen
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Prime location overlooking Lake Taupo. The iced chocolate is drinkable, but in my opinion not worth the calories. A bit effort in presentation would go a long way.

Thank Boris G
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The very best iced coffee! Full of flavour and delicious. The food is excellent too - try the feta and spinach tart.

Thank taupogran
Reviewed 9 January 2018

indoor and outdoor seating, good breakfast menu, well cooked food. friendly serving staff, and lovely views aross the esplanade to the lake. they even had HP sauce to hand! recommended.

Thank gam8le
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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, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, 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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