Cuisine: New Zealand
Price Point: Mains from $25 - $35+
Ranked: #1 of 15 restaurants in Taupo

Located in the heart of Taupo, Plateau Bar + Eatery offers the best dining experience for lunch, dinner and everything in between. Established in 2004, Plateau has truely stood the test of time and continues to be a locals favourite.

Locally owner and operated, we have a passion for hospitality.

Our food is inspired by fresh, local produce and the changing seasons. We love fresh, innovative food that's delicious with just a little fuss. Our menu is complemented by a great selection of NZ craft beers, boutique wines and professional, friendly service.

Plateau was recently awarded the 2019 Beef and Lamb award for achieving the highest culinary standard for beef and lamb.

We welcome you to have a seat at our table and enjoy some of the best food the region has to offer.

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Plateau Bar + Eatery
64 Tuwharetoa Street
Taupo 3330

Open Hours:
Lunch 11:30am - 3:30pm
Dinner 5:00pm - 9:30pm

Phone: 07 377 2425
Website: plateautaupo.co.nz/

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Plateau Bar + Eatery
Location: Taupo
Cuisine: New Zealand
Mains: $25 - $35+

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Allie Foster

Hi my family and I went to plateau for my birthday dinner. The food was delicious. We had a American waitress named Katie she was friendly and helpful. Told us about where she was from and America. A lovely night out

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I and my husband had a simply delicious meal served by very considerate and friendly staff. I fully recommend Plateau as a venue for an evening's dining out.

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Krystal Talivai

Great food and great service!

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Kylie Laurenson

As always Plateau has amazing food and great service. Our local go to!

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Lovely!

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Rebecca Thorley

Another great night with amazing food. Thank you plateau for another thoroughly enjoyable night.

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Neville Pettersson

This was a fantastic experience from start to finish. The food was amazing. We dined with our teenage children who loved the burgers and it was no problem for the staff to make alterations to their meals. The pork belly had cracking to die for and I had a perfectly cooked steak. Our waitress was really helpful and always checking on us. The desserts were fantastic- I recommend the panna cotta. Wow! The restaurant was warmed by a cosy fire - and the cocktail list was original. A good selection of non alc options too. I would recommend 100%.

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Piata Winitana-Murray

Yum!

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Excellent food, I’m a qualified Chef and I could not fault the food. Great value

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Food was amazing, everything we ordered came out fast and was delicious. The duck liver parfait was a huge standout!! Would 100% go back

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We absolutely luved the yummiest food
Us 3 ladies had 4x entrees as our mains to share
Then the fabulous vanilla panna cotta for dessert
If you want a truly magical dining experience where you
Actually feel like you’re so special
Then go for a meal
You won’t regret it
The best eva in Taupo

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jo Swanepoel

Lovely dinner

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This was our first time at Plateau. Outstanding service and great food. Will definitely be back!

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Mountain Rocks

Excellent dining experience from service to plate a must do for anyone will be back

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Vicky Preston

Tha table was ready for us the food was fresh and beautifully cooked. The waitress was friendly and helpful. Thank you we will return

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Lovely restaurant, great food, and excellent service.

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Cornelia Dempsey

Beaufiful kai. The seafood platter is to die for

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Annette Charman

As always a lovely dinner, consistently great food and always friendly professional service. Happily recommend.

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Fantastic steak, cooked to perfection. Outstanding service, will definitely return.

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Ingrid Horotini

The food was great served in a timely. Will definitely come again

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Fantastic food, super service and cool cocktails. The risotto was amazing and the lamb cooked to perfection. We had a table of 4 and everyone was raving about the food and the service. The staff were very attentive and professional.

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Katie Perry

Exceptional food, great service! Found the entree rather large (calamari) and the sides on the main rather small (beef filet) , but other than that we enjoyed ourselves.

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Aisha Short

Yummy food, fast service!

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yummy as always. staff are friendly and accomodating.

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The execution with the lamb and eye fillet was spot on.

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Rebecca Hennessy

Excellent food and service as per usual with this place

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wow wow wow. Family came up from Wellington for the holidays and having been to Plateau Bar and restaurant many times we wanted to treat them to one of Taupos finest dining places. They loved everything about the experience and the service was faultless. Thankyou for your continued beautiful quality and freindly service

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jo Swanepoel

Beautiful good great service great atmosphere friendly staff

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Delicious food. Will definitely be back

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Love a restaurant that’s consistently excellent and Plateau is consistently excellent.

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Enjoyed the dining experience. I really like that it’s not noisy and you can talk to your company without shouting at them! So well done!

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Great service and excellent food.

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Food was excellent, service was excellent, friends from Auckland were very impressed. We would definitely go there again.

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Zoe Hart

Beautiful food, flawless service highly recommend!

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Excellent food

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Rosie Mary

Yum, the Kūmara gnocchi and the chocolate fondant. I'm yet to have eaten anything as decadent in Taupō.

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Emily Lowe

Really great food here. The desserts were a highlight! Definitely recommend.

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Always a great experience. Lovely staff, great 'real' food and a wonderful atmosphere.

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Antoinette Beck

As we were eating out with elderly family members in their nineties we booked First table and enjoyed a delicious meal. Will definitely do this again.

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Suey Rangi-Palmer

Great food. Waiting staff were awesome. Checked on us regularly for drinks and anything else we may need. Food came out quickly. Defo be back again. Thanks Plateau for looking after us.

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Zee Lo

Absolutely wonderful experience- both food and service. Definitely will return.

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Emma Kettlewell

Yum food and great service. They went out of their way to accomodate our 1 and 4 year old. Will def be back!!

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Helen Corbett

Really enjoyed our evening. Excellent ambience and attentive staff. We had eye Fillet steak, cooked to perfection. The maidera jus was so tasty. Our friends had the fish (hapuka) which they loved.
Dessert was amazing!
Definitely would go back.

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As always a superb meal, great service . Will definetly be back.

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Beautiful food and great service.
Well worth the price.

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Yes we sure did have a lovely evening out dining at Plateau.Food perfectly cooked and presented while our beautiful waitress from Spain did a great job.Even quietly wiping up a mess I'd spilled of sparkling water!!!!Thankyou all for an excellent and memorable time at Plateau. Lois+Elwin Hockly + Friends

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Thomas Brakenrig

Great food and service. Had the burger and it was delicious. Very filling. Nice big chunky chips. Would happily go again.

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Lovely meal and great service at plateau. Very accomodating of our young son. Recommend the chocolate fondant.

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Lovely food and very friendly, attentive staff. An enjoyable meal.

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Roger Coles

The Plateau is the benchmark for great dining in Taupo. It never fails to live up to it's well earned reputation.

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