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Timeless High Tea

Bistro Lago’s Timeless High Tea draws inspiration from a dinner menu that was held at the 131-year-old original Terraces Hotel in May 1947, now known as Bistro Lago at the Hilton Lake Taupo.


Timeless High Tea, Choose up to two hot beverages to pair with your savoury and sweet afternoon tea selection $39 per person.

Bubbly High Tea, Enjoy a glass of Nautilus Cuvee from Marlborough with your Timeless High Tea. $49 per person, add an additional glass of bubbles $10 or upgrade to a Nautilus Cuvee Rose $5 for glass

Mar-Tea-ni High Tea, Shake up the Timeless High Tea by adding a martini. Choice of: Earl Grey Martini, Espresso Martini, Strawberry Martini or Chocolate Martini. $59 per person

Availability: Friday – Sunday 12-3pm. Weekdays available on request. Bookings required 24 hours in advance. Book here

black and white image showing people at a table in Bistro Lago pulling a Christmas Cracker at a Christmas Day event

Christmas Day

Have a relaxing Christmas this year and let the team at Bistro Lago take care of you and your loved ones. Join us for a luncheon buffet or degustation dinner.


Luncheon Buffet will be served in the Terraces between 12 and 3:00pm. Degustation will be served in Bistro Lago with a 5 course menu.
$139 – Adults
$69 – 11 to 16 years
$49 – 6 to 10 years
Free – Children under 5
Optional beverage add-on:
$48 per adult
$26 for those under 18 years of age.

Bistro Hour

Kick off your night with $6 beer, $8 wine and $10 cocktails everyday from 3-6pm. Selected beverages only, please ask the friendly Bistro Lago team for the qualifying options.

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