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Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Vegetarian Friendly
123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 8579
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (69 reviews)
“steak” (54 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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51 - 60 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had the Shepherds Pie, it was delicious! Full of flavor and awesome presentation. For dessert has the cheesecake, it was very light. Great service. I'm hoping to come back soon

1  Thank Seba a
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Spend a memorable evening at the WGK in June with girlfriends, and couldn't have asked for a better meal or friendlier service! I would highly recommend the pork belly entree, the Mt.Iron stone grill for a main course, and whatever you do... leave room for...More

1  Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I'd say this is pretty good steak for a small town like Wanaka, but I've had much better and very often so elsewhere. We waited a long long time (maybe more than an hour?) for the food to be served. You wonder why it takes...More

Thank snowwhitecandy
Dalebowie, Owner at Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback, it is much appreciated. We are very sorry that you did not receive our normal and expected leave of service. The quality of our service is extremely important to us and we take such reviews very seriously. We would...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Wow.. what a serve, my friend Jim and I had their signature dish (lamb shoulder) and a bottle of Clearview Enigma Hawkesbay 2013 Merlo Malbec. We struggled to finish but did not give up. Thank you to Heather and staff for great service.. we thoroughly...More

1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Once again, our expectations were blown out of the water 10 fold by terrific service and amazing meals. If anyone is looking for the one of the best meals in Wanaka, visit WGK.

2  Thank Jarrod F
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We went there for a special family celebration and were not disappointed!!!! They made us all feel so special! But as an added benefit, the food was absolutely delicious--their specialty is food cooked on a rock--so much fun and delicious! The lamb shoulder and risotto...More

1  Thank jnbGeorgia
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Kind friendly staff, very welcoming feeling as soon as you step through the door. Food is a must try in wanaka

1  Thank Vincent N
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

It's not surprising this restaurant in number 1, the steaks were out of this world, we didn't book but strolled by and saw the menu outside and decided o head in, we were able to be seated after a drink at the bar, the service...More

1  Thank ElmaLala
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A dining experience. Friendly staff and great food. Broccoli blue cheese soup and the lamb shoulder were highlights.

1  Thank antglyph
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal but was disappointed by the limited menu. Steak steak steak, little lamb. Great children's menu and staff were delightful and engaging

1  Thank tegper
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8 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kyliemortonn | Reviewed this property |
Yes I'm sure they do.
19 December 2016|
Response from Dalebowie | Property representative |
Hi We will be reopening at 6pm on the 27 December Sorry we did not answer your email I can not recall seeing a mail in the mail boxes Thanks Dale
16 December 2016|
Response from Dalebowie | Property representative |
Hi I'm sorry but we are closed from the 24th until the 26th December. Please let me know if I can help you with a reservation outside those dates. Kind regards Dale
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 27
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 8579
  • E-mail
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