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Kepler Restaurant

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All reviews paella catfish lamb baked alaska prawns chowder bread potatoes salad chilli new zealand excellent food and service delicious meal dining experience by the glass recommend this restaurant small town
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We failed to make a reservation (not realising how busy Te Anau restaurants can be), which was our fault. But the staff "reception" when we turned up to seek a table was just appalling and showed no concern for customer service whatsoever. We were told...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank venividivice
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had dinner at the Kepler last night. Offered the Patagonian lamb barbecue special with a craft beer thrown in. Lamb was delicious and smoky. Coleslaw a bit so so. Very large serving and very hot. Associate had a very large and equally nice steak. Would...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us ordered the Lamb BBQ special. We had booked and restaurant was very busy. Our meal took awhile to come but when it did it was huge, very tender delicious lamb.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank MissDebra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many places were the usual burger, chips, Chinese, Indian stuff but this was a bit different. A huge bbq pit with roasting lamb over it greeted us as we went in. Quick to greet you unlike other places. Found a table in minutes despite...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank framboise1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service, pre-dinner drinks we ordered did not arrive. If you are going to take an order white it down. We had to repeat our order several times before the wait for it right. Then he forgot our drinks. Wait staff oblivious to needs of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank IngridM1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group had pre-booked the venue, but the restaurant clearly was not ready to handle 17 people. It took long to get a chance to order, even longer to get the main course, and then a long wait for the dessert. The inexperience among staff...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank Reslysten54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good reviews on Tripadvisor and yes, the portions are big, but the food is tasteless. A nice looking ceviche, but... the paella had overcooked rice and shrimps and obviously had been pre prepared. Not a feast, but then again...

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I tried to book a table several different ways. I called - voicemail; I tried to find email, then on finding a Facebook page, I tried Messenger. All to no avail. Having now eaten at the restaurant, I understand the lack of response. They either...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Wishes_on_the_road
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The attitude of the duty manager was excellent. Even the restaurant was fully booked we are waiting a short time. The grilled lamb and the paella were very good. The Corona beer was gifted. The service and the staff were extraordinary. You should run to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank N5309NMmarinak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the centre of town the restaurant is well located. The Patagonia BBQ imaging attracted us in and the theatre and ambiance delivered. The food portions were generous but this was at the expense of quality. The service started good but was also an...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Lynne S
14 January 2017|
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Response from Peter_and_Sheila | Reviewed this property |
We would think it should be able to accommodate your friend but it would be best to contact Kepler directly to enquire.