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Beach Brasserie

$$ - $$$French, European,
243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel and Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 5341
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“snapper” (2 reviews)
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French, European, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel and Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for dinner. The service from the wine waiter was pathetic... he had no personality whatsoever! Food was ok, however not value for money Im afraid.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We just popped in for lunch and got a table right by the lakeside window so had great views while eating. Both ordered fish and chips, the fish was snapper and was beautifully cooked - nice and moist, the chips were crispy outside and soft...More

Thank 689trev
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We came to Taupo over Easter and because we were staying nearby we went to the restaurant here one evening. It was quite busy, which we thought was a good sign, but I'm assuming they were all tourists like us, because although the food was...More

Thank SarahfromAKL
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Decided to drive from Hamilton to Taupo for lunch on Easter Weekend...saw that Beach Brasserie was on our Entertainment Card so gave it a try..seated by the window...amazing view of lake...hubby ordered the steak sandwich and myself the Taupo beef burger with fries..they were "wow"...More

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Ate at the millennium restaurant. Food appalling. Setting gorgeous service ok. Took 1 hour for food to arrive at table. Kitchen problem The fish soup was made with a can of hienz tomato soup wth a couple of prawns. The slow roasted duck had deep...More

2  Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a relaxing lunch sitting outdoors overlooking the beautiful lake. The staff were helpful and friendly. The fish of the day was Snapper and it was fresh and was served with chips and fresh micogreens and amazing preserved lemons which were delicious. The bacon...More

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is one of my favourite places to eat when Taupo is overrun by visitors - it also has one of the best unimpeded views in town! Known as Beach 243 it is a great "go to" for lunch if you want to gaze at...More

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Lunch for an anniversary with a good friend. Asked for a table by the fire ( adjacent to the dinning room ) with a great view of the lake. Arrived to find the table arranged and the fire looking very inviting on a cold afternoon....More

Thank TimN451
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Good choice of food. Large portions well cooked. Food came fairly quickly. Good drinks and friendly staff.

Thank ajks1
Reviewed 24 January 2016

the buffet version of the Edgewater restaurant in Manuels hotel that is normally available only at lunchtime, except during the holidays. We were well looked after by waiting staff, several of whom had served us on New Year's eve, who took our orders for our...More

Thank Bushaby
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French, European, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Lake Terrace | Millennium Hotel and Resort, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 5341
ALL DAY DINING - Fabulous lake edge location with views of lake mountains and town. Menu features export quality fresh NZ produce with a popular grill section and make your own salad. Casual relaxed ambience from the bar into the restaurant, this is a long time favourite with something to please all tastes including special childrens menu.Open breakfast lunch dinner and in between coffee and teas.
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