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Tahr Bar and Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Cafe,
6 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6550
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good7%
  • Average30%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible14%
4 Feb 2017
29 Dec 2016
“Bit cold on the day”
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Bar, Cafe, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Just popped in there for a quick dinner as we were walking and it was the closest place to our accomodation. Placing order was fine, seemed to keep us waiting awhile for quite a simple order. Receive our fish and chips and kids chicken strips...More

Thank Bec C
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We waited for over 30mins for our quick snack order- it was clear our order had been forgotten as tables after us were being served and there was a panic in the kitchen. When we raised this politely, there was no apology, no honesty- we...More

Thank Mairin T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We thought we would have a lovely soak, and then a quick meal before heading back on the road. It smelled great. First we ordered 2 fish and chips, paid, and then were told they were out of fish, so instead of going through the...More

1  Thank KlareKrazyKiwi
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Came in to get a large takeaway order for our family, the lady at the counter was helpful but the male wasn't very nice. Maybe we got him on a off day but considering we were paying customers some effort to be a bit pleasant...More

Thank boatwrightp
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I decided to eat here whilst at the pools. Wide open space with two couches by a fire - which was not burning on the day - operates during winter only, despite it being a cold day still in October. Wide windows taking the view....More

Thank johnboydunedin
Reviewed 11 October 2016

While we enjoyed our day at Tekapo Springs, we can hardly say the same for our experience at the cafe. We were initially put off by the fact that the cafe staff would not make eye contact or smile. When we queued up at the...More

Thank H0nestH0lidayer
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Really enjoyed my day at Tekapo Springs and it was a pleasure to find nice food, good coffee and friendly staff.

Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Came to the hot springs for a few hours with my sister, which were lovely! Would visit them again. Decided to stop and grab a bite to eat in their restaurant before leaving. As a vegetarian, there were limited options (on an already small menu)...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 26 July 2015

we just finished from the hot pools then headed to the bar, order beef nachos, curling platter and 2 kids meals. we the order done, we picked them up and started to dine when suddenly the waitress approach us and said another kid meal was...More

Thank hesthi
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This café was really busy and we waited for a long time for our orders. (Shows how popular the Tekapo Springs venue is!) Once it came though the food was good, but I found it expensive for the size of the portions and hot drinks...More

Thank Ultimate17
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  • Address: 6 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Lake Tekapo
  • Phone Number: +64 3-680 6550
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