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Redcliff Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$European, ,
12 Mokonui Street, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 7431
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (278 reviews)
“octopus” (18 reviews)
“croquettes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Mokonui Street, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic restaurant. The venison is exquisite. Partnered with the Mischievous Kea tap beer it was a winning combo for me. Will be back in a heartbeat next time I'm in Te Anau

Thank El-Honu
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had the wild hare and lamb. Meats were good. They seem to try a little hard to be "modern." It was our most expensive meal of the trip. For anyone in town this winter, today is there last day...not sure when they reopen.

Thank brandasa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the wild hare and venison dishes. Both were large meals and had some great flavoured sauces. The hare was served with a mushroom risotto which was nice but the parmesam "tepee" that sat over the top of it was a fail. Was like...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere is so important and this restaurant had plenty of that. The food was good but not excellent. It seemed to me that they were trying too hard to do something different and it worked in some areas but not in others. Maybe we chose...More

Thank Peter4006
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you sit through and enjoy such magnificent taste experiences in a warm and welcoming environment it becomes a beautiful human experience. Warm both in emotion and location. The meals were nothing short of art for the palate and the design of them should be...More

Thank Progressive Pow... A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend recommended we eat here and we were so glad we did . Everything was spot on, service welcoming, friendly & efficient - atmosphere on a cold winter night warm & cosy and the food was amazing. Local venison & hare dishes , the...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been there three times over two years, and Redcliff is always heavenly. Happy, casual atmosphere belies serious perfectionism in the kitchen. The wine list includes carefully selected delicious NZ wines; the beer list is just as good. I have not yet managed to make it...More

1  Thank Elisabeth E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by the guy that runs the Bella vista motel. Firstly the building is so cute and decorated in the rustic fashion. The first thing I noticed was the amazing smell of wax that was used to polish the wood. The...More

1  Thank Lorna_Maria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Step past the outdoor heater on the Verandah, into a realm of euphoric atmosphere. This cafe is a little like the Tardis, in every way. Step inside and be amazed. The staff have personality plus. English words can not describe the journey your taste buds...More

1  Thank kwessence
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ask anyone in Te Anau about the Redcliff and the they will say you won’t be disappointed. It’s a Thursday night in winter and we don’t have a booking, what, I won’t need one will I, alas it’s full but the owner Megan and her...More

1  Thank TonyEveritt
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24 December 2016|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
I did not see this anywhere on the menu. They have a limited but excellent menu.
24 December 2016|
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Response from moggy1TeAnau | Property representative |
No sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Mokonui Street, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 7431
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