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Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen

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” (51 reviews)
All hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 5 and had an 8.00pm booking so we were very ready for a great dinner. And it was superb! Both the food and the wait staff were excellent! Our waitress knew her wines and food and her hospitality was just...More

Thank Hils20
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had been disappointed by most of the restaurants we used during our six week trip but WGK wasn’t in this category. Indeed it was the best mains of all and we left feeling both full and satisfied. Service was excellent too, and we enjoyed...More

Thank Chris_and_Jean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with wife on honeymoon having heard good things. Ordered the lamb and venison for the main. Best we have ever had of both. So tasty and plentiful. Then the head chef cane and spoke with us and gave us some wine tasting. Cannot speak...More

Thank Stuart l
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Group of 4 adults enjoyed entrees and shared two lamb shoulder meals. Best lamb we have tasted. Owner and chef,Dale greeted diners at the end of our meal. Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the lamb cooked on the hot stone with roasted vegetables and potato carrots and broccoli and almonds. Two beers one brewski pilsner and quick-change. Good value. Service was excellent

Thank jamesc1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Costs a little bit more but absolutely worth the price. We had surf and turf on a hot stone. Very good! The service team did a good job. Recommendation.

Thank User755262
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After finding wgk on trip advisor we thought we'd try it out. It exceeded our expectations. We all enjoyed the lamb which can only be described as perfect. We were welcomed to the restaurant by extremely friendly staff. Had a lovely waitress who was in...More

1  Thank Ben P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelling from Tasmania and it was my birthday so wanted somewhere nice. We weren't disappointed. Highest quality ingredients cooked to perfection and faultlessly presented. Heather, our waitress, was great fun. Eat the lamb people .... it's really as good as all the reviews say.

Thank Bridget N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to WGK for dinner after reading rave reviews about it. We were so happy we did, I might go back to Wanaka just to eat here. I ordered the stone grill Mt Iron beef, with mashed potato and walnut, spinach...More

Thank croissantgirl89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner a couple of nights ago and had the best meal I have had in wanaka. The staff are awesome and so is the food. No complaints and will definitely be back.

Thank Abby S
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Questions & Answers
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
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  • 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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