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Trout Bar & Restaurant

151 Ardmore St, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 2600
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Ranked #35 of 62 Restaurants in Wanaka
Price range: $6 - $28
Cuisines: Bar, New Zealand
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Trout's prime location on the lake front of Wanaka provides it with fantastic views. We have great food, whether you are just after a snack or a main meal. We have 6 Monteiths beers, Heineken & Erdinger on tap as well as a wide range of local wines.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great food great service stunning views. New owners friendly. Intimate settings surrounded with lake and mountain views. Rack of Lamb was cooked to perfection along with the than chicken salad. Will be back to try the ribs.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

fantastic views from the balcony and the waitress was amazing also- ate and drank there 4 times over the 2 visits to Wanaka. Recommend the seafood and the bangers and mash- - calamari was hit! as were the curly fries..wish I could have just stayed there forever, the view, food and cold beer ( even the alcoholic ginger beer on... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

Happy to recommend this relaxed restaurant with a great outlook. Loved the mains and really well looked after by the staff. Only minor letdown was the desserts (should have known when there was no dessert menu) that were just average.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Here for dinner on work trip. Place was very quiet due to a party on at the bar next door, everyone was there. Did mean though we didn't have to wait long which was nice. Was the waiters first night on the job & he did a very good job for a first timer! Food was really good, everything well... More 

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hong kong
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131 reviews 131 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Beautiful lake view! Waiter was friendly but not very attentive because only one in the restaurant. Food are good with nice presentation. Price was very reasonable. Location was good.

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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

If you are hungry and in a hurry then try somewhere else. It's basically a soulless pub, but with a nice lakeview. The staff are friendly but seem to have trouble remembering simple drink orders. The food service I thought was quite slow, we waited quite a while for our mains, even though they were not busy. The food is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We came in as a family of 4 ordered an entree and 3 desserts and 45 mins later nothing went up to speak to the manager and he told me I was being rude - customer service guys!!!! This is just not the correct response from a manager no wonder they are so far down the list!!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Perfect sized lunches, well priced and presented. Steak sandwich was very tasty as was the salt and pepper squid, tender and just cooked enough! And the wee piece of blue cod taster was yummy....lovely light crisp batter. Would recommend ......staff friendly and chatty which is always a bonus!

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Lake Hawea, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Good quality food , the Merino Backstrap was well cooked , the Beef and Prawn Thai curry was nicely done as well , Excellent portion size. Good atmosphere , helpful staff , would recommend.

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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61 reviews 61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Good quality pub grub. Lunch was cheap and well portioned, a wide variety on offer, very good value for what you got. Dinner looked more expensive, comparable to high end joints in town, so I would hope that the meals were of a higher standard to match. Will be coming back some time

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Additional Information about Trout Bar & Restaurant

Address: 151 Ardmore St, Wanaka, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-443 2600
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
Average Prices: USD 6 - 28
Cuisine: Bar, New Zealand

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