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Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen

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££ - £££
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123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Sun 18:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Blue cod cooked to perfection without lots ofor greasy bAttercliffe. My husband Dave had duck which was also very good

Thank patshel2n
Findlay, Ohio
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Next time I would book ahead of time. We were the second couple to walk in and ended up sitting at the bar because they had all their other tables booked!! We were very lucky to get a spot. The American bartender was fantastic. She knew exactly what my partner would like based on some of his favorite beers. Her... More 

Thank lauraknecht
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended so booking made for dinner for 6 of us. Not to be disappointed, from the walk through the mall to the door guided by delicious aroma of roast lamb wafting in the air, to the last moment when we walked out the door. Staff were pleasant, knowledgeable, and professional - a treat in itself .... More 

Thank chrissieco
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Trip Advisor lead us upstairs to WGK for dinner and we were happy that we had booked. The entrees were lovely. My wife had garlic prawns and I had the scallops - both extremely tasty. We took the advice of others and had the lamb shoulder for main and we were not disappointed - fantastic. To round off the night... More 

Thank Bruce O
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We used WGK (as it is known) twice in our 3 night stay. The best fish in NZ and the speciality lamb dish it very well worth a try.

Thank David273
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and it certainly proved to be excellent. The menu offered a good choice though plainly the stone steaks are their hallmark. The food was first class as were the staff who were so attentive and polite. One small but very welcomed touch was the fact that the chef took time to visit every table... More 

Thank Peter M
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make a reservation, as seating is limited and it is a busy place. Food was excellent--taste and value.

Thank Terry P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10 people booking, staff friendly, kids friendly, excellent starters so yummy. Pork belly was very good, a lot of rough salt flakes on everything so that makes you quite thirsty but chocolate fondue also yummy as dessert. Eye fillet cooked to perfection. We would come again.

Thank BoPtraveller
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WGK is a brilliant restaurant we had the lamb shoulder and venison both were outstanding followed by what is probably the best apple crumble south of the equator

Thank MoretonBoy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WGK is one of the best rated restaurants in Wanaka for a reason! The quality of meat is excellent and everything we had was incredible. I had the venison and my boyfriend tried the stone grill trio with lamb, pork, and beef. I absolutely loved the venison, it was cooked perfectly and extremely flavorful. If you love a good piece... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: 034438579
Local New Zealand food ,Stonegrill

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