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The Brantry

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45 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 0484
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Taupo, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Brantry is one of my favourite restaurants in Taupo I have been there several times and have also taken my family members there when they come and visit they also agree with me about being one of the best. Great food every thing we have ordered it has been enjoyable and very tasty, The atmosphere and service is excellent... More 

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Christchurch
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our meal at The Brantry was the highlight of our stay in Taupo - excellent and attentive service without being intrusive and the starter and main were outstanding. The deserts were not quite to the same standard but were still delicious. Great ambiance, great food and staff who are more than happy to go the extra mile to ensure your... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

the 1st time I visited The Brantry approx. 4 years ago I loved it. great atmosphere, great staff, great food and a wonderful philosphy behind its development. Sadly my visit last Saturday did not leave the same feeling. The staff were off hand, service(?) was slow, I received my entree and main togethor. Yes my main was an entree but... More 

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BranTPO, Manager at The Brantry, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review of your evening at The Brantry. We believe transparency and accountability are important in retail in general and hospitality in particular. We are very disappointed we did not meet the high standard of service we strive to maintain. Although we thought we had rectified the mistake we had made by returning one of the... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Brantry last night as part of my wife's birthday celebrations. There were 6 of us there. The place was relaxed and unpretentious. The wait staff were friendly and gave us great service throughout the evening. Our entreès and mains were varied but all so good. You felt like any one of what the others ate... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic experience my husband and I had here but a few nights ago. 3 Courses (incl Beef Eye Fillet) for $60 - very fine cuisine with each element thoughtfully prepared for us. he staff could not be more friendly, they let you enjoy an intimate evening together and are very knowledgable on both the food and the area.... More 

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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is exquisite yet very reasonably priced. They have some top wines on the menu also. I had the duck and it was delicious. Staff were wonderful and happily arranged our transport home. The restaurant is not on the main road but is worth the effort to find. It was recommended by out motel managers and also a... More 

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Gisborne, New Zealand
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in a group and had the three course menu for $55. The food was exquisite and the choices on the menu made it hard to choose. A nice atmosphere, friendly staff and good service. Definitely value for money and a great dining experience.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service from knowledgeable waiting staff, delicious food, dining in the private wine cellar was a real experience.

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Thank SteveandSharon2017
Tauranga
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing dinner at this restaurant. The menu catered for everyone's tastes, the service was superb and the food was excellent. We will certainly be returning here for dinner as soon as possible.

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Melbourne, Australia
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Came here after a friend recommended us to go along. We were not disappointed. The food, venue and service were second to none. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 25
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 0484
Description
The Brantry is located in a 1950's town house tastefully renovated to create a special ambience for any dining occasion. The low ceilings, large open fire and timeless decor gives a sense of style that owners Prue and Felicity are proud of. The food is described as contemporary New Zealand cuisine. Proud New Zealander Prue believes there is a wealth of food options here on our doorstep. The menu is updated seasonally to access all the freshest produce. The Brantry is a perfect venue for weddings we can organise everything from name tags to flowers.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?