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The Lake House Restaurant and Bar

££ - £££, , European
10 Huntingdon Avenue | Lake Hood, Ashburton 7774, New Zealand
+64 3-302 6064
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (8 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
10 Huntingdon Avenue | Lake Hood, Ashburton 7774, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Lake House Restaurant & Bar for lunch today. Our group really enjoyed the ambience and outlook. Service was good, but my opinion of the food was not good. I ordered an Angus Ribeye cooked medium/well. It was cooked to medium/well but was quite...More

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch today of fish & chips which we sat outside on the patio by side the lake Good choices on the menu and a lovely setting for having a meal and a few drinks

Thank Steveruthcox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at The Lake House late December for our Christmas party. Great service, a scrumptious menu and beautifully cooked food. The staff were very attentive and fun even though the restaurant was very busy. It’s well worth the effort to drive out to Lake...More

Thank I1238UHbrucem
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We booked a late lunch for a surprise birthday party. We dined off the lunch menu and there was something for everyone. Good selection of beer and wine.

Thank Shirley F
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Stunning view from the deck of this restaurant, this is truly a lovely dinning spot. My daughter and I called in for a light lunch. The staff were friendly. Our lunch came relatively quick, served nicely. Good menu choices. I would have given 5 stars...More

Thank CathJMitchell
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We traveled in a mini van from Christchurch,just over a hour. We got a good welcome and shown to our semi private room as requested. They had decorated with Christmas stuff. Our orders were taken in a timely manner by very pleasant staff. The scallops...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

What a fantastic location. The menu catered for most tastes and the wine list was adequate. The food was well prepared and presented. The combination of good food and location makes this a place not to pass bye.

Thank DJandR
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went out as a family to celebrate a birthday and wanted to try somewhere new for us. The staff were attentive and polite, the food delicious. Everything was clean and there were great views. I can see this being an excellent place to dine...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Lake House has everything you could want. Indoor eating on those cold days, like when we were there, or outdoor on those beautiful summer days. Their menus is varied and lovely.

Thank Kartonfamily
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went here for our birthday tea and it was lovely. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and it just made the night even more special. The time between courses was just right and the food was faultless.

Thank 786Nicola
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Huntingdon Avenue | Lake Hood, Ashburton 7774, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-302 6064
  • E-mail
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