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The Brantry

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Vegetarian Friendly
45 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 0484
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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45 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 591 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious... my tween daughter could have eaten my eye fillet steak by herself if I had not maintained a hold on it. We opted for the three course option. It is expensive but our one extravagance meal wise on our weeks holiday.

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are so lucky to have such a fantastic restaurant here in Taupo. The food is absolutely stunning on the plate, and it tastes as good as it looks! The Brantry is incrrdible valie for money. They offer a deal which includes your choice of...More

Thank StephanieAnna
Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked the reviews and our experience was similar. The staff were welcoming, the food was excellent, We chose a slightly indoor /outdoor enclosed-pergola setting with feature garden lighting. Wait staff was very good and informative. Wait- staff also circulate to see that everyone is...More

1  Thank Laurence F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here as a family the other night. Lovely place, great setting. Good service, attentive and friendly but not intrusive. All of our meals were great. I had the Coconut Curry Prawns to start and they were delicious. Then for a main, I had...More

Thank Adanac100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this resturant. We were greeted by very friendly staff and given lots of choice of where to sit. They gave us complementary bread and an entree to start. Each part of the meal was delivered with hardly any wait time. I would reccomend this...More

Thank Ange L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm eating again. Smoked fish croquette yum. Now delicious salmon with artichoke puree and feta creme. Roast lemon and tomato. A side of beans and stem broccoli. Heaven. Wonderful staff. Warm intimate restaurant.

Thank Theresa N
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The prices were a little on the pricey sidefor us, however this was a special treat. The food was definately delicious. It's not often I can get a steak exactly as I ordered it, so in the end the price was worth it!

Thank PadresHoney
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were travelling around New Zealand for our honeymoon and we were booked in to stay one night in Taupo. The Brantry was recommended to us by a lovely staff member that checked us in to our hotel. I called and booked...More

Thank CW165
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Was taken here for the second time by my partner for dinner and once again was amazing. Unfortunely I felt unwell but the staff were great and allowed us to get our deserts take away so we didn't miss out.

Thank Jarnna
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Taupo for our son's wedding and hosted the Rehearsal Dinner at The Brantry. We were 25 guests, and the private room they had for us was perfect. The service and meal pacing was gracious and the food was off the charts delicious!!...More

Thank Raymond K
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Questions & Answers
7 February 2016|
Response from Lynne E |
brantry does cater for vegetarians.. will usually be a vegetarian entree. as for the main. if dont eat fish.. the chefs will see what you like and dislike and create a main vegetarian assiette using the main meals vege... More
Barbara M
17 January 2016|
Response from Lynn P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no reason to enquire for gluten free meals
Pam B
16 January 2016|
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Response from JanTrim59 | Reviewed this property |
My answer was going to be the same as Barbara M. If not email then check their website.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 43
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
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
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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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