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Bistro Lago

80 Napier Road, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330
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Open daily from 7am to late

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  • Disabled Access
  • Alfresco Dining
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About Bistro Lago

Located at the stunning Hilton Lake Taupo, a memorable experience awaits you at Bistro Lago. Absorb the ambiance created by the restaurant unique décor with welcoming open fires and leather seating or dine outside on the sweeping balconies to enjoy the spectacular views.

Afternoon Tea is served Friday to Sunday 13.00 - 16.00

Cuisine: European
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 20 May 2018

Loved our lunch lovely staff

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

Food came out quite fast with minimal time between courses. Breads coming out at same time as entree seemed a bit odd. Took longer for our drinks to come than our entree and breads despite ordering earlier.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

I gave only 4 stars for food and drink as I ordered an orange juice but due to too much ice, it was very watered down. Apart from that, the food was delicious. 😊

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Visited On Monday, 14 May 2018

We like the atmosphere, the service was excellent as usual. We enjoyed our entrees but we weren't convinced on our mains. We look forward to trying other meals on the menu though.

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Visited On Friday, 11 May 2018

Thanks for a wonderful evening and dinner friendly helpful staff lovely atmosphere we were celebrating our 44th wedding anniversary with our daughter and son inlaw

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Thank you - beautiful food

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Steak was a little undercooked and 3 scallops for $30 is quite expensive!

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Visited On Saturday, 28 April 2018

A lovely evening, excellent friendly service. Superb food and adequate wine list. Husbands steak was cooked perfectly and as it was his birthday he was surprised with a birthday macaroon. Prices were what one would expect at this level.

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Visited On Friday, 27 April 2018

Excellent food and service. Does not disappoint.

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Visited On Friday, 27 April 2018

Un-educated staff.

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Visited On Thursday, 26 April 2018

A little cold. So we had to put on our jackets to stay warm

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Visited On Monday, 23 April 2018

High quality restaurant- great view, historic building in a modern hotel- wonderful food. Highly recommended

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Visited On Saturday, 14 April 2018

Always a great dining experience!

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Visited On Monday, 05 March 2018

On the 5th of March my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our evening out at Bistro Lago. A lovely salmon meal, wonderful service and fabulous views of the lake and mountain.

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 March 2018

My friends & I had a wonderful time at Bisro Lago, food was scrumptious, was hard to know what to choose. Am definitely going to have the Pork Belly next time! Desserts were divine. With friendly & attentive staff it all added to a very enjoyable night. Good friend, good food, good wine - what more could you ask for! So pleased Bistro Lago are also part of First Table :-)

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Visited On Monday, 12 March 2018

Great atmosphere and service. There was a little mixup with the water but they were happy to take this off the bill. Food was delicious. Highly recommended

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Excellent food - good recommendations by the head-waiter.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 March 2018

Strange that we were encouraged to book at a later time when there were only 10 guests dining at the time we requested

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Visited On Saturday, 03 March 2018

We love coming to the Bistro Lago, easily one of our favourite restaurants in Taupo. Always exceptional and friendly service, wonderful food (the salmon entree was soooo yummy!) and views to die for.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 February 2018

We had a nice dinner thank you

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 February 2018

lovely food and wonderful service thank you to the team at bistro lago for making our holiday great

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Visited On Monday, 19 February 2018

The best beef tartare I have ever had! The wine list was amazing, the best selection I have ever seen. Thoroughly enjoyed our experience here and would definitely recommend to others, will be visiting again.

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Amazing Good, definitely recommend the duck.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Exquisite atmosphere, delicious cocktails, tasty food and lovely service.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 February 2018

There was no service, we had to ask the waitress to order food and wine, to top up our water, to order another drink, to clear unwanted cutlery, and after a very expensive but dry and disappointing meal that we left, the staff didn’t even clear our plates away. We finally left the table with the dirty plates still sitting there. A very disappointing and hugely expensive evening.

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