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Zealong

$$ - $$$Asian, ,
495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton 3281, New Zealand
+64 7-853 3018
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Asian, Contemporary, New Zealand, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton 3281, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was really interesting. The tea ceremony was an amazing experience and the tea is DELICIOUS! One of the best tea in the world I've ever tried! :) I would highly recommend the high tea too, as everything is super yummy and sipping the...More

Thank ringwood91
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Honestly I should have posted this in like 2015 but I found these old pictures of a few of their dishes. I can’t even remember what they were but maybe a comparative photo might be useful for today. I’ll have to go back there this...More

Thank Traveller-Safari
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave your feedback and pictures from your visit several years ago! A lot has changed at Zealong Tea Estate over the years and we look forward to welcoming you back soon to try our latest seasonal menu (and to...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

We went on the tour and had high tea. The tour had 3 parts: 1) a narrated walk from one building to the other (we learned some history of tea and some history of this tea farm); 2) a video presentation (about how tea is...More

Thank T S
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are thrilled to hear that you found the Signature High Tea so delightful and will pass your feedback on to our Head Chef. We look forward to...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

We used their conference facilities for a whole day business workshop. The venue was modern and immaculate. It is an easy to reach from Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga with no congestion or parking issues. The catering for teas and lunch was delicious and beautifully presented....More

Thank Davidv6397
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are pleased to hear you had an enjoyable and productive meeting in our venue, and hope to see you again soon, whether for business or leisure.

Reviewed June 25, 2018

My partner and I went here recently, and while everything was very nice, we were expecting more especially for the price. The food was nice, but we were surprised by the minority of unique tea blends. The service was just okay. The interior could have...More

Thank caradekoala
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. Our estate and range of teas produced here is constantly growing, and we hope to welcome you back in future to sample our latest seasonal menu and keep...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for somewhere different but excellent this is the place to go. It has a wonderful view and the specialty of tea's is very educational as you can try all sorts of the traditional teas. Food is also a great and very...More

Thank Bill M
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for letting us know about your visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are pleased you found your experience both enjoyable and educational! We look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

A nice place to host friends gather. Quiet, beautiful view, professional service. Plenty of space and time to chat with friends or even just sitting there, doing nothing.

Thank frankspeaker123
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit. We are glad to hear you had a nice, relaxing time catching up with friends over tea, and hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

This was my third visit,we picked a sunny day last week to visit Zealong Tea. This is such an all rounder place where you get peace and in regards to food you get lot of options whether you require vegetarian,dairy free,gluten free.We always receive friendly...More

Thank Gurleen399
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback about your experience at Zealong Tea Estate. We are delighted that your previous visits have been all been memorable and that you had luck with the weather this time. We are looking forward to your...More

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Took my 4 year old daughter out for a high tea and she loved it. Staff were very hospitable and accomodatingMore

Thank DavidW12936
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your and your daughter's visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are so thrilled that she loved the high tea experience and that you enjoyed the day out together. We are looking forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

The place is so tidy and modern, and not only does it offer tours and high teas, but it also offers their new Zealand grown organic teas and many books for the tea lover-book worm in you!

Thank Jime G
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback about your visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our retail shop offerings and hope to welcome you back for another experience in future.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton 3281, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-853 3018
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Description
Welcome to Zealong Tea Estate – where you can enjoy the ultimate in luxury, combined with our own unique blend of New Zealand hospitality. Widely regarded as a Waikato icon, Zealong Tea Estate is the only commercial tea estate in New Zealand, producing 100% organic award-winning tea. The estate is a world-leading destination for tea, art and hospitality in an unrivaled setting. Offering serene views, a variety of function venues, public activities and tours, our multi-talented team is dedicated to creating an extraordinary guest experience every day.
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