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Kohan Restaurant

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8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6688
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Asked for a big beer, came with small. Ask them to change and came with bad attitude from the boy. My gf said, “good food, awful service”

Thank Victor W
Reviewed yesterday

The service staff are all very friendly and considerate. They made me feel welcome. The food is nice and they allow me and my friend to stay a little longer after meal. The service with green tea is great. Good food and reasonable price. Great...More

Thank katherinewong2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great asian food. Good table service. A comprehensive menu of Korean and Thai dishes. The food was superb, full of flavour and served in a gracious asian style. Recommend any time of year.

Thank Phillip320
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are not a lot of places to eat in this town so we made reservations at Kohan based on TripAdvisor reviews. The table was ready when we arrived. The atmosphere is like a school cafeteria but they have table service. Our server was very...More

Thank tammy l
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great japanese restaurant. The staff is so kindhearted, what a heartwarming service and food, delicious food too. Gonna eat there again someday

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With the limited eateries in Lake Tekapo, this is by far the best and definitely worth the money. They serve very decent Japanese dishes. Expect to wait during peak dining hours. Advise to make a prior reservation. Place gets abit noisy due to tour groups...More

Thank MarcusLeeCH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch, we came with 2 families, 4 adults and 3 kids. The staff was nice and polite. I love the food taste good and have many variaty. The portion was big and a lot.  1 thing i was amaze, when my...More

Thank Erik_Swy
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Seems like all the tours and tourists stopped here. We were lucky to have reservation otherwise you had to wait a long time. The place was bigger than I had expected. When you saw a lot of Japanese and oriental customers, you knew the food...More

1  Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We just knew that this restaurant is famous after arrival. It is so glad that we just need to wait for around 45 minutes for a two people table! There are many dishes among the set, salmon sashimi, fried shrimp, friend chicken and egg roll...More

Thank rowenlee10
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Quick service delicious japanese food with nice lake tekapo view from wide glass window. Store await in front of restaurant

Thank SanjayaKanginnadhi
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sarah w
2 March 2017|
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Response from vincentlau | Reviewed this property |
yes they do but mainly for people who didnt make a reservation and couldnt wait for 1hr for a table, they were forced to do takeaway. if u know u r gonna be there, no harm in making a reservation and securing a table at... More
Hay Y
13 September 2016|
Response from WattleFun | Reviewed this property |
Hi please contact the restaurant direct
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Lake Tekapo
  • Phone Number: +64 3-680 6688
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