Food & Drinks - F&B Promotions Taupo Hotel

Wairakei Resort Taupo

Sumptuous Treats Await

F&B Promotions

While Wairakei Resort Taupo offers a variety of delicious a la carte dining options, we are famous for our other food and beverage promotions.

Whether you’re looking for an authentic Kiwi afternoon tea, available daily, or in the mood for one of our legendary buffets, check out the promotions below to see if we have something that tickles your fancy.

Please consider booking a table in advance to avoid disappointment.

Afternoon Tealight

Afternoon Tea

Wairakei Resort’s Afternoon Tea marks a decade-long tradition of catching up with your loved ones or friends over sweet and savoury treats, finger sandwiches with gourmet fresh teas or espresso coffee. You may also upgrade to include some bubbles.

In winter months, our Afternoon Tea will be hosted at Pavilion Restaurant and in summer, you have a choice to enjoy this offer in Fairways Café or out in the beer garden.

Available daily from 11 AM – 3 PM.

Entrance Fees: NZD 24.50 | NZD 35.00 with prosecco (adults) | NZD 19.50 | NZD 30.00 with prosecco (seniors)

Book your Afternoon Tea today by calling +64 7 374 9647 l 800 737 678 or simply email us.

Treat the family to a Sunday roast to start the week

Sunday Roast

This Sunday, gather your family or friends to a delicious roast meal. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat selection of fine roast beef, succulent pork and crackling, lamb infused with rosemary and garlic and chicken roasted to perfection, all accompanied with the classic sides such as Yorkshire pudding, roast vegetables, home-style gravy and all the trimmings. Complete your meal with your favourite desserts and a wonderful cheese platter.

Enjoy all the benefits of a great roast without any of the dishes!

Available every Sunday: 5:30 PM – 9 PM

Entrance Fees: NZD 45.00 (adults) | NZD 12.50 (children from 5-12 years | Toddlers below 5 years eat for free

Book your hassle-free Sunday Roast today by calling +64 7 374 9625 or simply email us.

Explore the tastes of the deep south


Savour the tantalising flavours of the Deep South at Wairakei Resort Taupo’s New Orleans Buffet this August and September. Slow cooked smoked beef brisket smothered in a smokey BBQ sauce, hearty seafood chowder with homemade corn bread, waffles from the live station with dollops of ice cream & salted caramel cheesecake.

Enjoy the flavours of Creole, Cajun and Soul Food cooking available for a limited time only – so get in while it lasts.

Available every Saturday from 3rd August 2019 – 28th September 2019, 5:30 PM – 9 PM at Pavilion Restaurant.

Entrance Fees: NZD 45 (adults) | NZD 12.50 (children 5-12 years) | Toddlers below 5 years eat free

Book your Saturday New Orleans Buffet by calling 07 374 9625 l 800 737 678 or simply email us.

Take your taste buds on Safari


Explore the finest selections from South Africa, Morocco, West Africa, Ethiopia, Angola and more at our Out of Africa Buffet. Sample traditional Muamba chicken stew, bobotie, chakalaka, biltong, and traditional Malva dessert. Whether it’s the taste of home or the taste of adventure, you won’t want to miss out!

Available every Saturday from 5th October 2019 – 30th November 2019, 6:00 PM – 9 PM at Pavilion Restaurant.

Entrance Fees: NZD 45.00 (adults) | NZD 12.50 (children from 5-12 years) | Toddlers below 5 years eat for free

Book your Saturday Out of Africa Buffet by calling 07 374 9625 l 800 737 678 or simply email us.

Live cooking under the stars

Night Markets

The Wairakei Resort Taupo Friday & Saturday Night Market is a local summer favourite where you get to immerse yourself in the tastes of Mexico, Spain, Asian Fusion, Kiwiana and delicious deserts while enjoying the live cooking and music playing in a peaceful garden setting under the sun and stars.

For a limited period only, come see what everyone is raving about. There’s a different menu each week and it is all-you-can-eat!

On rain or shine Friday and Saturday nights from 27th December 2019 to 29 February 2020.

Entrance fees: NZD 45.00 (adults) | NZD 12.50 (kids 5-12) | Toddlers eat for free

Be sure to book your Night Market experience in advance by calling +64 7 374 9647 or 800 737 678 or simply email us.