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Elements Restaurant

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Novotel Queenstown Lakeside | Corner Earl Street and Marine Parade, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
+64 3-442 7750
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The service was a bit slow but my eye filet steak was beautiful. Word of warning, order it more cooked than you normally would. I usually like mine charred rare, ordered it 'medium' and it was just as I like it!

Thank Margaret E
Newport Beach, CA
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116 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I normally avoid the restaurants in hotels, but this one was a very pleasant surprise. They seated us even though it was getting close to closing time (thank you!), and the salads and spring rolls we had were really good and not unreasonably priced. The service was good too.

Thank plumeria54
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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332 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We had an early flight and the restaurant was willing to open fifteen minutes early for breakfast for our Globus group of 28! Great food options--Friendly service even at 5:45am!

Thank 262DianeV2014
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Our meal was a true surprise - beautiful! Highly recommend it - service food and ambience couldn't be faulted

Thank nannyjanChristchurch
Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The buffet was great. For kids and adults. But the dinner options for the kids were a little limited.

Thank stefan h
Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Hotel Restaurants are often over looked. More often then not, you'll find some great dining not too far from your hotel room. The Elements restaurant sits on a mezzanine floor overlooking a few different areas of the hotel, which is great if you like watching the world go by while enjoying a delicious meal. The staff were friendly, attentive and... More 

Thank Spookyjaz
Queenstown, New Zealand
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

From the moment we arrived the attention to detail was first class.Very friendly and professional staff who are very attentive.Our entrees were well presented good quality and tasty.We were given a choice of different mains and sides.Our meals arrived very timely and good not be faulted.These are some of the best meals that we have enjoyed whilst dinning and will... More 

Thank Anne L
Adelaide, Australia
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed in the hotel attached, so we had breakfast here almost every morning of our stay. Food was good and the staff excellent, nothing was too much trouble. We asked for a few odd things that were not set out at the buffet and within 5mins they had been rustled up and delivered to our table - great! A... More 

Thank stellanewbrook
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I had 4 dinners there and each was well presented and good quality. The steak in particular was great.

Thank Alan W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We booked dinner and breakfast as part of our stay at Novotel Lakeside where this restaurant is located. We expected so much more after reading a couple of good reviews, unfortunately after dining here we wished we hadn't. The restaurant is located on the mezzanine adjacent to the main lobby, after climbing the stairs you find yourself standing right in... More 

Thank cruizee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$33
New Zealand, International, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Novotel Queenstown Lakeside | Corner Earl Street and Marine Parade, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 7750
  • This restaurant is at Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
Elements Restaurant is conveniently located on the mezzanine level of Novotel Queenstown Lakeside hotel. Elements Restaurant is a spacious venue featuring natural light, town or lake views. Serving Queentown's best buffet breakfast and an eclectic, modern and innovative New Zealand influenced a la carte dinner menu.Elements restaurant is also the perfect location for group functions, gala dinners and special occasions with a wide range of options available.

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