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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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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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CUISINES
Pizza, Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 28 April 2018

The little pies looked tasty but after being in the microwave their pastry was reduced to a soggy inedible heap and the filling was advertised as chilli steak but was miserable mince - they need to sort out how to please customers.

Thank PeanutWellington
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Beautifully located right on the waterfront. Staff extremely friendly and accommodating. Breakfast all day very appealing. My husband ordered an omelette which wasn't on the menu and they were happy to oblige with ingredients that he chose. We chose to eat inside as it was...More

Thank kiwitash2016
Reviewed 10 March 2018 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 2 March 2018 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
Reviewed 26 February 2018 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 19 February 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Meals
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
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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