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The Steak House Taupo

) #16 of 92 Restaurants in Taupo $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, European,
17A Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 6788
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Steakhouse, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17A Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's very disappointing to say that we will never return to this place. The way that we were treated was utterly subpar! It was my mom's bday and I took my family there for a celebration!! They claimed to serve the best steak in town...More

1  Thank vivricho
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well presented food. Tasted great. Staff really made the evening Busy in the weekend. Pays to book Fri Sat. Great place to stop in for a drink and nibbles too

Thank Maria J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I had dinner here while staying in Taupo. The food was absolutely superb - even the garden salad was to die for! Great service and lovely atmosphere.

Thank johunwick
Reviewed 1 week ago

A work colleague and I ate there on a Monday evening. The restaurant was almost empty despite the recommendation we'd received from another contact. The service was great .... Just as I like it... Friendly but professional. My eye fillet was large and really tender....More

Thank Kato007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty meal, pleasant atmosphere and attentive service. We had the burger and Caesar salad, both recommended.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I stopped in late to fuel up after hiking the Tongariro Crossing - no regrets here. I'd recommend the Porterhouse. You won't be disappointed in yourself for getting it, rather what if you don't!? My mate had the sirloin and was beyond...More

Thank Derek D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a lot open on Monday night, wondering up the street we found this pub that had the claim to great steaks. Not in the least boastful the steaks were bliss, actually cooked to our liking. Attentive staff and not expensive bliss

Thank Killcare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy, quick and very Yummy! Staff good, avoid the wine the glasses look like they forgot to fill them, or give you an actual glass of wine! Definitely will go back there!

Thank KentandMichelle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were delighted with this restaurant. My husband had the slow cooked ribs I had the sirloin steak, both meals were really nice we ordered a couple of side dishes and there was a lot of food we were unable to finish these meals. Good...More

Thank jennifero326
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best steaks i have had. cooked exactly to my liking. The service was great. Our waitress was always available to help, without being overbearing. The kids loved the desert, which was very creative.

Thank dzixxxx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17A Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 6788
  • E-mail
The Steak House Taupo welcomes tourists, families, couples, corporate groups and local residents alike.
We are committed to creating a culinary destination the people of our town can be proud of. One that showcases New Zealand's finest produce, delivers genuine service, and supports local trade.
We love entertaining and getting to know our customers, as it is our way of life and has been since 1984.
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