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“Dinner wanted after a big day”
Review of The Fat Duck

The Fat Duck
Ranked #7 of 38 Restaurants in Te Anau
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $28
Cuisines: European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Cosy, inviting atmosphere serving great local cuisine, coffee and drinks.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly staff and comfortable surroundings.
After a big day into Milford Sound we wanted a hearty meal to warm us up without the fuss of fine dining. Well done Fat Duck. You gave us just that.
Loved the food choices, they hit the spot.

Thank Karen19092014
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on a mid week evening to find the whole place extremely busy, despite not booking, we were found seats in the bar, offered drinks and informed a table would be available in 30 mins.
The food was excellent and the service left the perfect amount of time between each course.
A highly recommended visit if stopping in the town.

Thank Caroline R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited The Fat Duck for Dinner we have ordered the green lipped mussels for starter and they were unseasoned and bland. We did not comment at first as we thought it was a fluke.

For main course we took the fettuccini which in my opinion were not cooked up to standard the fettuccini were overcooked, the red sauce was bland and the shrimps tasteless.

I have returned the fettucini however the chef disagreed and still insisted that they were cooked to perfection. If that’s perfect I do not know how they cook the rest of the food.

I was still charged 50% for the fettucini even though i returned it.


Thank Darrenmerc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff with a good selection of local wines and beers. The food was also good, and there was a variety of bar snacks and meals.

Thank Mark Z
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For lunch I had the Seafood Chowder, the best I have ever had. The portion size was excellent and the various type of seafood were abundant. This chowder is a must have.

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