The Best Restaurant & Top Place to Eat | Lake Bistro Taupo


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Wine and dine

Delicious bistro inspired cuisine overlooking Lake Taupo

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Wine and dine

Delicious bistro inspired cuisine overlooking Lake Taupo

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A delicious bistro style cuisine to satisfy all tastes

Culinary delights served in stylish surroundings and topped off with the majestic panoramic view of one of New Zealand’s most iconic lakes, Lake Taupō is where you will find yourself when you dine at Suncourt Hotel’s Lake Bistro bar and restaurant. With seasonally updated menus featuring classic to elegant contemporary cuisine there is sure to be something to tantalise your taste buds.


To book a table please call +64 7 378 8265. Reservations are a must for dinner. There is no need to book for the lounge or terrace lounge.

Opening Hours

Breakfast: 7:00am – 11:00am

Lunch: 12:oopm – 3:00pm

Lounge & Bar: 3:00pm – late

Lake Bistro: 5:00pm – last orders at 9:00pm

Breakfast with a view

Looking out across the magnificent site that is the Great Lake itself, Lake Taupō, from the Lake Bistro restaurant is just the first step in starting your day perfectly here at Suncourt Hotel.

The next step is trying out our amazing breakfast menu with a wide selection of scrumptious breakfast treats both sweet and tasty to the delectable choices.

Barista made coffee on request and the wonderful staff always on hand to meet you it couldn’t be a better way to get your day going.

Unforgettable dinners

Once your day has come to an end what better way to finish it off than relaxing with a delicious meal at the Lake Bistro restaurant.

Compliment your meal with one of the many wines and beers from our selection or get a bit adventurous with one of the bars stunning cocktails. Start with a selection of breads to get things rolling and then dive into the mouth-watering Entrée choices.

Afternoons and lunches at Lake Bistro, Taupo

In the afternoons, the hotel is open to guests and day-trippers for hot and cold beverages and seasonal snacks. Whether it’s for a bite to eat during a walk or a glass of champagne, all are welcome to make use of our terrace and lounge. We also offer a full lunch menu.

The terrace

Taupō’s great lake is one of the most stunning views in New Zealand and the Suncourt Hotel has it on its very own doorstep. Formed from the most violent volcanic eruption ever recorded in history around 186 AD it is now looked on as one of the most beautiful landscapes in the North Island.

Our menus

Enquire about lake bistro

If you are wanting to make a booking at Lake Bistro please contact us on +64 7 378 8265, If you are after any other information either call us or full out the contact form below. We look forward to hearing from you.