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Hydro Eatery

Cnr Ohuanga Rd & Pihanga St | Corner Ohuanga Road, Turangi 3353, New Zealand
+64 7-386 6612
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  • Average3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cnr Ohuanga Rd & Pihanga St | Corner Ohuanga Road, Turangi 3353, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have had lunch here a few times - never disappointed with the food BUT the 30 minute wait can be a nuisance sometimes- will still go back there though!

Thank Jayne P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't usually go out of my way to write reviews on places but just felt the need this time. We go in often enough and this particular time was crazy busy but the staff were still very lovely & helpful, coffee was yum, food was...More

Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Im assuming its just the staff...relocated from Auckland with the family for work....1st week there staff were great noticed the same staff evryday having breakfast both eggs beneiz awesome coffee to die for freindly as a berry shake for our boy and kids brekky AAA+,...More

1  Thank Noiedwards
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

After a long drive in the country and a walk by a water falls, needed a quick meal. Hydro was just the spot for a vegetarian meal for my wife and fish and ships. A simple small menu to choose from in this very clean...More

Thank Wanake
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a quick bite to eat and something to drink. Great for this. The toilets were clean, parking easy and there were plenty of tables. Great for families.

Thank Mcfetties
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Enjoyed lunch - chicken burger. Very friendly staff. Gave us a recommendation for a restaurant in Taupo which we visited the next day.

Thank janet_skilton
Reviewed 18 January 2018

A must-visit every time I travel between Tongariro and Lake Taupo. Good food, good coffee. Worth stopping by for delicious breakfast or lunch.

Thank Kat A
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here was good food was good, they lost everyone orders and had to ask. They did accommodate the vegans with us over all good place to eat when in Turangi

Thank Tallandshort2014
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Hydro Eatery is Dog friendly, they have amazing food. The sausage roll is delicious along with the hydro breakfast.

Thank Tui K
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped into Hydro for lunch, it was an extremely busy day but the staff had a smile on their face and were super friendly. Had an awesome vibe and loved sitting out on the deck. Told there was a bit of a wait for food...More

Thank JaneyW13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Ohuanga Rd & Pihanga St | Corner Ohuanga Road, Turangi 3353, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Turangi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-386 6612
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Hydro Eatery the newest cafe to Turangi. Serving fine Mojo coffee, Breakfasts, Brunches, Lunchs and Afternoon munches. All food home-made on site. GF options. Great Food, Great Service, Relaxed,comfortable atmosphere. Come in and see us! Open from 8am to 4pm
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