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Taste Cafe

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Cafe, European, New Zealand
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10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0086
Today
06:30 - 15:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 06:30 - 15:00
Tue - Wed 06:30 - 17:30
Thu - Sun 06:30 - 20:30
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying in Taupo for concert, tried taste foe breakfast, very nice food with a view of the lake. Eggs Benedikt & coffee very good. Had to visit for breakfast before we went home

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Thank Anna W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stunning food beautifully presented and taste. Good service. Would recommend to everyone. View over the lake a lovely place to enjoy a meal

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Thank Karen M
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous food, best location with wonderful views. Nice staff. Relaxed atmosphere and good coffee to boot.

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Thank Tonya J
Hastings, New Zealand
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175 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent range, great smoothies, plenty of space inside and also seating outside. Very helpful staff.

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Thank servicecounts-az
Gisborne, New Zealand
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff very friendly and polite good service - food was tasty and quick considering they were very busy (long weekend) would eat here again :)

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Thank tedb10
Auckland, New Zealand
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137 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast here when we went to the summer concert in Taupo.. nice meal, though felt a bit slow coming out to us.. decsent size meals, relaxing place, you can sit out the front with a view of the lake or stay inside in the cool. Worth a look.

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Thank Ustwoguys
Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for coffee and a snack around mid-morning. The guy tasking the orders was very friendly. However, place wasn't at all busy, and it took a relatively long time for our drinks and cakes to arrive. Everything also came a little piecemeal, which we thought was odd. Overall, the coffee was fairly good; the food was pretty good; the... More 

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Thank jamesrt_nz
Napier, New Zealand
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an eclectic restaurant and menu. Selected the healthy energy breakfast and just a bit disappointing- ingredients were lovely just needed a bit of dressing to bring it all together. Others enjoyed theirs.

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Thank Gingerules
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good coffee, good apple pie and pretty good service, would recommend and would visit again next time we come to Taupo

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Thank Michelle O
Slough, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place for breakfast. Enjoyed our meal and drinks. Also enjoyed the ambiance with some vinyl being played in the background. Very enjoable.

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Thank Stanley_1986

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Cuisine
Cafe, European, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 20:30
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:30
Thursday
06:30 - 20:30
Friday
06:30 - 20:30
Saturday
06:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Roberts Street | Lake front, Taupo Town Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 0086

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?