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Te Waonui Forest Retreat Restaurants & Bars

Te Waonui Forest Retreat offers hotel guests and visitors to Franz Josef Glacier a choice of casual or formal dining at its acclaimed restaurants and bar.

Relax and unwind in the hotel's lounge bar for relaxed dining, be it a warm sunny day looking out at the beauty of the West Coast rainforest or a cold evening by the warm fire. Open for afternoon tea from 3pm and 6pm for dinner service. The Canopy Restaurant offers a dining experience to remember with a carefully curated menu offering the finest local cuisine whilst you dine amongst the treetops.


Dinner Menu


Standard or gluten free base available

Margherita — $21.00
Tomato, mozzarella, Parmesan, basil (V)

Mushroom — $24.00
Mushroom, rosemary, red onion, mozzarella, Parmesan, capers (V)

Mediterranean — $24.00
Black olive tapenade, roasted pepper pesto, Parmesan (V)

Pepperoni — $24.00
Jalapeno, roasted peppers, pepperoni, salami, feta

Cajun Rubbed Spicy Chicken — $24.00
Roasted peppers, sweetcorn, caramelised onion

Jamaican Spiced Beef — $24.00
Spinach, mushroom, red onion

Customise Your Own Pizza — $24.00

Something Green

Grilled Haloumi — $24.00
Mesclun leaves, green beans, tangy citrus & coriander dressing (V)

Char Grilled Garlic Prawns — $29.50
Mesclun leaves, avocado, pineapple, crispy rice noodles

Thai Marinated Beef Salad — $24.00

House Smoked Salmon — $27.00
Mesclun leaves, avocado, sprouts, haloumi, olive oil and finger lime dressing

Char Grill

Tenderloin Steak — $29.50
Char grilled vegetables, Portobello mushroom, jacket potato with sour cream, choice; Béarnaise, pepper or red wine reduction sauce

Aged Rib Eye Steak — $29.50
Green beans, charred cauliflower, sweet potato cake, choice; Béarnaise, pepper or red wine reduction sauce

Butterflied Grilled Chicken Thigh — $26.00
Roasted root vegetables & wild rice with a blackened tomato salsa (mild)

Boer Sausage — $25.00
Charred with a spicy salsa, jacket potato with sour cream

Extra Bits

French Fries — $5.00

Kumara Fries — $5.00

Green Salad with House Dressing — $5.00

Grilled Corn and Butter — $5.00


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