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The Fat Duck

) #4 of 23 Restaurants in Te Anau $$ - $$$ European, ,
124 Town Centre | Southland District, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 8480
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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European, Gastropub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
124 Town Centre | Southland District, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for dinner twice on our visit. Would easily go again! Highly recommended. The wait staff are friendly and helpful, and service is fast. Food tastes great and menu has a variety of options. Open for dinner from 5, which works great before the night-time...More

Thank Tim M
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Out of 3 nights in Te Anau we came here twice for dinner. The food was amazing. Across the 2 nights we order the popcorn chicken, calamari, pork belly, prawn pasta, fish and chips and lamb shanks. Every single meal was amazing and faultless. The...More

2  Thank Beccajanexo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really friendly wait staff and a nice meal after a busy day touring around. The atmosphere was friendly and quite and there was a young bloke on the guitar with a nice voice that didn't make it difficult to have a conversation. Really has something...More

Thank 311kelsies
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mmm - yummy and reasonably priced. I went for the seafood chowder - delicious and my hubby the fish and chips - wow - so nice!! Service really good too.

Thank Sandywaawaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

First night we went here we had really good food. The second time, my pasta was overcooked and the seafood didn't taste fresh. Disappointing. Average place to eat.

Thank Daniela P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice reataurant for a nice meal. Pork belly was great and the others in the party were appreciative of their meals as well

Thank Bruiser96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, keeps raving about the seafood chowder, a huge portion for lunch, I had a chicken bacon avo sandwich, which was awesome too

Thank RichardvG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happy hour is a good start; then excellent food, not exactly cheap but not expecting it to be. The service was good and we left satisfied and happy, feeling that the Fat Duck does what it sets out to do.

Thank NaomiofMystery
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We saw 'cafe' and thought we would head in and sit down. But saw the menu and should have walked out. It's expensive and not a cafe. Its a restaurant. When the meals came out, there were not good not value for money.

Thank BrissieTraveller83
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I'm sure Te Anau is lovely when it's not raining, but it's pretty awful when it's lashing down, all your clothes are soaking and there's apparently no wifi for miles. I spent an evening in the Fat Duck recovering from a drenched day with some...More

Thank bluecastle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Town Centre | Southland District, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 8480
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Cosy, inviting atmosphere serving great local cuisine, coffee and drinks.
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