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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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“petit fours” (4 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
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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 3 days ago via mobile

The Zealong tea estate is New Zealand‘s only tea plantation and produces high quality organic teas. We reserved for high tea, which was very fine and good food tidbits in a very elegant setting on the terrace, overlooking the plantation. There are some interesting bronze...More

Thank Magicofbooks
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our setting for high tea, and hope to see you back again for the tour in future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in with Family for Lunch. The Food was fantastic - we had the Fish of The Day (Salmon), Lamb Shank & Chicken Curry; followed by the selection of Petit Fours. Also sampled some tea. Gorgeous views.

Thank Paul M
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are delighted that you so enjoyed our Tea House lunch menu. We look forward to hosting you again in future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the Saturday morning tea at wonderful tea establishment.It was amazingly good range of finger food in high tea towers.Fish cakes were our favourite.Plantations views are stunning.There were new range of tea recently introduced in the menu which were just fabulous.Big thanks to the...More

Thank Gurleen399
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are so glad that you enjoyed your high tea and our new tea collections, and will pass your feedback on to our Tea House Manager. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, mother and I were looking for a day trip out of Auckland to unwind after the Christmas festivities. Zealong Tea Estate was perfect. It is only about 1hr 30 mins from North Shore, Auckland. There are several interesting bronze sculptures along a tree...More

Thank AudreyCSch
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are so thrilled that this was the highlight of your trip and to hear that you felt like nobility! We are looking forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're travelling to Auckland from Hamilton or further south definitely make this amazing tea house a stop along the way. Amazing food, amazing tea, a perfect experience for foodies and tea lovers.

Thank RaeNZ88
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are thrilled that you had a "perfect experience" and we look forward to seeing you again on your next travels.

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I met some friends here for high tea and it was such a relaxing, wonderful experience. All the tea you can drink and a delicious morning tea presented on a pretty three tier plate. You can forget all your worries as you gaze over fields...More

Thank Roger M
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit to Zealong Tea Estate. we are delighted that you had such a memorable and relaxing visit here, and we are looking forward to seeing you back again soon.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

My friend loves tea and we stopped here at the end of the day. We only had time for a cup of delicious tea so this is better suited for a little more planning ahead. We loved the property and the statues. It was gorgeous....More

Thank Larz1125
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are so glad you were able to experience and enjoy our tea and estate grounds, and hope to welcome you back again in future for another Zealong...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Love heading out to Zealong, food is delish and tea is wonderful! On a sunny day sitting outside with the view and gentle breeze is perfect!

Thank Joanna M
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit. We are delighted that you enjoy our food, tea, and atmosphere and are looking forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We booked in for High Tea and boy were we impressed. All the food was sublime and the tea choice was excellent. The service was great with the staff friendly and helpful with the choice of tea with the food.

Thank Bottlik
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your High Tea experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 23 October 2017

On a whim, we went to Zealong, having been unable to book at our initial choice, Willowbrook Park. Far from being disappointed, Zealong managed to serve the very best Afternoon Tea we've yet experienced here in NZ - and we've tried dozens and dozens. Food...More

1  Thank Timothy M
Zealong T, Administrator at Zealong, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Zealong Tea Estate. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit, and I will pass your lovely feedback about our High Tea menu on to our Head Chef. We look...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
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
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
For a unique experience in Hamilton, visit the Zealong Tea Estate at 495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton. Enjoy high tea, lunch, or just relax over a delicious cup of organically farmed tea on the restaurant terrace overlooking New Zealand's only tea plantation.

Tea tours, private/corporate functions also available. Bookings highly recommended. Tours require at least 24h notice. Look for our Trip Advisor TEA TOUR ATTRACTION too!
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