Must see restaurants in Te Anau

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    Top Choice

    Redcliff Cafe

    Housed in a replica settler’s cottage, candlelit and cosy Redcliff offers well-executed, locally sourced food amid nostalgic decor (including old photos…

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    Top Choice

    Bao Now

    Fantastic food truck delivering Kiwi-Asian fusion baos, rice burgers and salads to hungry travellers and locals alike. Try the Bambi Bao, with wild…

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    Mountains of crayfish, mouthwatering ceviche and perfectly seared steaks are whisked to tables at this efficient but friendly family-run place. South…

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    Sandfly Cafe

    As popular with locals as travellers, Sandfly serves the town's best espresso alongside breakfasts, light meals of pasta or club sandwiches, and an…

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    Miles Better Pies

    The bumper selection here includes venison, lamb and mint, and fruit pies. There are a few pavement tables, but sitting and munching beside the lake is…

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    Ristorante Paradiso

    Simple wood-fired pizzas and homemade pastas are the stars of the show at this surprisingly authentic Italian restaurant, which scoops gelato from its…

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    Mainly Seafood

    Posher than the average chippie, this commendable fast-food joint serves great fish and chips, homemade venison and vegie burgers, as well as deep-fried…

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    La Toscana

    Efficient little pizza and pasta joint with South Island craft beers on tap and local wine served by the glass. Pick from vodka and bacon penne and a host…