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Huka Prawn Park

Karetoto Road, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
+64 7-374 8474
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“prawn puri” (14 reviews)
“fresh prawns” (2 reviews)
“king prawns” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Karetoto Road, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So many fun activities for the kids to do. Only downside for us was that we arrived late in the afternoon so missed the last tour, would be great if they were open later over the summer months.

Thank Hayley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always love to stop by for a prawn meal whenever we are heading south, fresh prawn dishes along with other great choices on menu (curry with rice is yum!). I would like to write more about the prawn fishing - we had a great...More

Thank inHoliday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prawns are very fresh and delicious. We caught 8 prawns in the park ourselves and had them cooked for us for free at the restaurant with our other orders. The customer service is good. We can have a walk outside at the peaceful riverside...More

Thank BrandyZhao
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a a great place to have a meal after a thrilling ride at Hukafalls Jets. We sat back and relaxed with seafood chowder and tasty prawn skewers. I highly recommend the Tropical Smoothie. The staff were very friendly and provided prompt service. The...More

Thank Rozzy60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome family day out, the kids and us parents had a ball would love to come back again. #hukaprawnpark

Thank Fluer Johnny L
Reviewed 17 December 2017

My advice would be to visit the restaurant before the park because once we got into the fishing we didn't want to leave. It was our groups first time trying fresh water prawns so we started of with just 1/2 a kilo between four of...More

1  Thank ali9615
Reviewed 6 December 2017

#hukaprawnpark Really enjoyed the day with my young son, friendly staff and lovely food, would recommend.

Thank tracef11
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Super fun heaps of prawns to catch and lots of different things to look at. A hole day of fine #hukaprawnpark

Thank gracejowett
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We went here for lunch recently. We had steamed prawns, which were not nice at all. Overcooked and really hard to peel, and way too expensive. For a prawn park you would at least expect the prawns to be well cooked but no. One of...More

Thank OzeeTraveller
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your review. If you have some time please feel free to email me at info@hukaprawnpark.co.nz what day you visited our Restaurant so I can investigate further. Your feedback is important to us. Many thanks, Stacey @Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We have a bit of extra time while at Lake Taupo and decided to visit the restaurant. My friends said it was the best decision we made during our holiday. The prawns were delicious, friendly staffs and awesome scenery of Huka River. It was awesome...More

Thank Masnita S
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi Masnita, Thanks for the review! I'm very grateful to the view I have from my office everyday. Sounds like our staff looked after our staff well and the Prawns were tasty! That's exactly what we want to hear from our guests. Hope to see...More

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karetoto Road, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-374 8474
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