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Jade Palace

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8 Rt, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6828
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good7%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible62%
3 weeks ago
“Way below expectation”
7 Jul 2018
“Not great”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8 Rt, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pro: food was not poisonous Con: 1. The whole place is dirty —carpets, seats, greasy tables 2. The food is exaggeratedly overpriced. Ordered fried rice (photo) for $18, small portion, looks badly done, and very, very salty 3. Service is slower than the retreat of...More

Thank 845enerp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was rude and don’t explain much.This is probably the worst Chinese I have ever had. Fried rice was poor small portion than take away and charge $1 for the chili sauce

Thank AMIT M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we chose to ignore the terrible reviews and went ahead and ordered from here- serious let down! They charged us for an extra chicken and corn soup and we didn't eat the soup it was gross and extremely gelatinous 😝 the waiter was rude...More

Thank Brooke C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was in Lake Tekapo and initially we were looking for another fusion restaurant but it was closed until summer. The Jade Palace has very average service- i asked for 2 small bowls and i have been told that the soup is already served in a...More

Thank HY C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I took a party of five to the Jade Palace for dinner and despite the restaurant being very busy, the service was really good. Food was lovely and we all enjoyed ourselves. Well worth a visit if you are in Lake Tepako. I noticed some...More

Thank Robert Charles I
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Made the mistake of not checking reviews before going to this restaurant. The lack of customers on a busy weekend night should have been a red flag. Not all menu items available, I was looked at strangely when asking for one item. Ordered wings and...More

Thank Bluejug
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We wasted the food here because all dishes are way too salty, being from South East we ask for chilly source...and the reply was it will cost $ 2, looks like we can't afford type attitude. Thought with chilly will at least cover up the...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Went into the resturant on a cold saturday evening, there was only a couple of tables in at that time. We were sat quite quickly by the window, with a terrible draft. We waited for ages for someone to come and take our order they...More

Thank Charlotte C
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Disgusting food, plain food, the worst service that I've ever seen, they charge everything and it's freaking expensive

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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We are a 4 family members dined here last nite.... We ordered chicken omellette, house soup, sizzling beef and spinach... The taste were so ordinary....not special at all...i guess too enjoy being the only chinesee rest there, so they dont want to improve... Overall, the...More

Thank DanielMuljanto
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Rt, Lake Tekapo 8770, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Lake Tekapo
  • Phone Number: +64 3-680 6828
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