Ski Mount Ruapehu - Wine & Dine

Staying close to the mountain doesn’t mean you have to miss out on good food and entertainment. Whakapapa Village has a range of options for eating out. From fine dining to pub meals, as well as several bars with live entertainment during the winter time.

Hight Tea at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel

There is a superb range of restaurants, bars and takeaway outlets catering to all tastes in Taupo. Authentic ethnic cuisine, traditional New Zealand fare made with fresh local produce and gourmet takeaways for those cosy winter nights in front of the fire – you’ll find it all here waiting for you.

Enjoy a cosy winter evening in one of Taupo's finest restaurants or dance the night away in one of the many night clubs or bars in town. Whatever your agenda, the Taupo town centre and surrounding areas have a fine selection of eateries, takeaways and night life to keep you entertained on your winter holiday.

Turangi is also home to a number of top notch eateries including; restaurants, bars, cafes as well as a couple of noteable vineyards which are well worth a visit. Here you'll find beautiful, fresh local cuisine, good coffee and locally produced wines. 

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