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Wanaka Gourmet Kitchen

123 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 8579
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (70 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure to make reservations, especially if you travel to Wanaka during high season. The restaurant is small, but not to the point that other guests are right no top of you. The food was delicious and the experience of cooking your own meat on...More

Thank mbaumgartl
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was lucky enough to get a table on a Friday night during my trip to New Zealand earlier this year and I still remember the great food. Usually I don't order lamb as it's not necessarily my favorite meat, but the waitress mentioned that...More

Thank d7ni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t wait to visit Wanaka to come here again! Everything plus more that you want in a restaurant. Group of 8 All totally satisfied! From the warm welcome , wonderful service , to fabulous food - and a chat at the end with the chef-...More

Thank Travelqueen241
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service. The waitress gave us a table so that we can look out of the window during sunset. We ordered the blue cod to share with 2 side dishes - cabbage with bacon and broccoli with almond. All the dishes were excellent and all...More

Thank KHJH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found WGK through Tripadvisor and it did correspond to my expectations! Great food, meat on the hot stone, risotto, deserts are to die for ! Excellent for the price. Friendly staff and chef :)

Thank Daniela A
Reviewed 3 weeks 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

1  Thank Hils20
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 1 November 2017 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
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Questions & Answers
Shanika B
23 November 2017|
Response from Abby S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, they have a kids menu 😊
8 February 2017|
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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
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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, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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