Food & Drinks - F&B Promotions Taupo Resort

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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.


Enjoy a family style roast share-platter

Bring your friends and family to our Sunday roast; an evening of delicious share platters delivered to your table, to finish the week on a high note. Start the feast with soup of the week and fresh house-baked bread, then enjoy two succulent roast meats with delicious vegetable and salad sides including all the trimmings. As always, finish the night with your choice from two desserts to satisfy the sweet tooth.

This is an experience that’s too good not to share! Book now!

Available every Sunday from 5th July to 30th August: 5:30 PM – 9 PM

Entrance Fees: NZD 39 (adults). Minimum 2 people per booking.

Sunday Roast on the 16th August will not be running due to Level 2 Restrictions. Our full a la carte menu will still be available for dining.

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Wairakei Carvery Buffet

Stay toasty in the colder months with Wairakei Resort Taupo’s internationally inspired Wairakei Carvery Buffet.

Experience a culinary journey curated by Chef Jason Lewis with a selection of exquisite dishes inspired by cuisines from around the world.

Every week offers a different menu, where you can fill your plate with soul-warming soups, fresh salads, side dishes and generous servings of carved meats inspired by Mediterranean, Central European, or Asian cuisines.

Don’t forget about dessert – a selection of our favourite indulgent desserts form the perfect way to finish the evening on a sweet note.

View our menu here.

Check our website each week to see what’s on offer.

Every Saturdays 1st – 29th August, from 5.30 pm – 9.00 pm.

Entrance Fees: NZD 45 (adults) | NZD 15 (child 5-12 years) | Toddlers below 5 years eat for free with one paying adult

Bookings are recommended, save your table today!

Wairakei Carvery Buffet 15th August will not be running due to Level 2 Restrictions. Our full a la carte menu will still be available for dining.

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Celebrate Christmas with an unforgettable feast

Bring friends and family together for an unforgettable Christmas feast. Taste a grand selection of foods from the ocean like calamari and smoked salmon, sample our selection of fine cheeses and pâtés, and enjoy the freshly carved slow-roasted turkey with pistachio cranberry stuffing, glazed champagne ham and much more.

To finish, dive into a heavenly chocolate fountain, rich cheesecake and Christmas classics like a traditional trifle and Christmas pudding with custard.

Indulge yourself this Christmas and find out why our guests return year after year.

Only on Christmas Day, 25th December 2020.

Lunch seating available 11:30-1:30pm and Dinner seating available from 5:30pm – 8:30pm.

Pre-bookings are essential and can be made by calling +64 7 374 9636 or simply email us.

Entrance fees: NZD 135 (adults)| NZD 115 (seniors) | NZD 75 (child 12-15 years) | NZD 45 (child 6-11 years) | Toddlers under 5 years eat free

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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.

Our Afternoon Tea is hosted in the Pavilion Restaurant, with the opportunity to enjoy this in our beer garden.

Available daily from 11:00 AM – 3:00 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.

Please book at least 24 hours in advance.