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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, 21 April 2019

Lovely food, with elegant presentation to match sophisticated flavor profiles.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 April 2019

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Visited On Monday, 15 April 2019

Fantastic, friendly service and a lovely meal. We stopped in for lunch and the flavours stayed with us all afternoon.

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Visited On Monday, 15 April 2019

Good food, friendly and knowledgeable wait staff

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Visited On Saturday, 13 April 2019

everything was great, the only thing I can make a negative comment on is possibly a little expensive for the size of the dish, but all in all, excent! We will see you again soon.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 April 2019

Great meal. Very tasty food. Best restaurant in Taupo!

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Visited On Friday, 29 March 2019

Amazing spread, cheers to the ladies in the kitchen! And the fellas behind the bar!

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Visited On Friday, 15 March 2019

Very good meal and great service. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

Location is great. Couldn't fault the service of the food.

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Visited On Tuesday, 05 March 2019

Excellent service from Vincent

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Visited On Monday, 04 March 2019

We enjoyed sharing the salad and scotch fillet, along with a dessert. Very affordable and delicious food.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 March 2019

Great food, great service!

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Visited On Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Great food and service, highly recommend

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Visited On Sunday, 17 February 2019

Delicious dinner would definitely come back, staff went the extra mile for my wifes birthday dessert. 5 stars

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

My wife and I celebrated our 38th wedding aniversary this evening the dining was an awesome experience. The food was cooked and presented to perfection. The staff were attentive, and had a pleasant disposition. The two ladies running the show are a credit to their profession. We highly recommend this venue to all who enjoy fine dinning and a great experience. Peter & Aroha

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Visited On Friday, 15 February 2019

Fabulous meal, excellent view and the staff were top notch

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Everything was perfect

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Visited On Monday, 11 February 2019

Pleasant dining experience. Couldn’t fault the service everyone was very friendly and professional. Good variety of meals offered on the menu and what we ordered was good, the highlight was the chocolate dessert.

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Visited On Monday, 11 February 2019

Service was way below what I would’ve expected from the Bistro Lago. I hate complaining about customer service as I understand it’s a testing job. But my friends, family and I were extremely disappointed with the lack of service we received. It felt as if the wait staff were actively avoiding us. Firstly, we asked for some water which took forever to get here. Then when one of us tried to speak to the waiter he literally turned his back and pretended he didn’t see. I was embarrassed to have taken my family to a restaurant that had such poorly trained staff. Why work in hospitality if you don’t enjoy customer service? However, greatest compliments to the chef - the food was superb.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

An absolute stunning meal and wonderful service from Mason! Thank you we will be back

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

Great location. Helpful friendly staff. They were happy to adjust the dishes to accommodate my food allergy. Calamari entree was excellent and crispy as it should be. Duck was tender. Nice place. Would return.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 February 2019

Nice setting but voices tend to echo service was good , food very good very flavoursome . We had a very pleasant meal and would go again after this experience

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Visited On Friday, 08 February 2019

The staff and management were extremely accommodating after I mixed up my booking dates through first table. The service was fantastic, the food delicious and we had a wonderful overall experience dining at Bistro Lago. Would definitely recommend and we will be back.

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Visited On Thursday, 07 February 2019

Food atmosphere and staff fantastic

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

Delicious meal. Lovely staff. Will definitely return on our next visit to Taupo.

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