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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

House Breads
With our compliments

Small Plates

Seared Scallops — $19.00
Pea puree, crispy prosciutto, micro herbs, radish (GF)

Seafood Potato Veloute — $16.00
Scallops, prawns, white fish, mussels, crispy shallots (GF)

Citrus Confit Salmon — $17.00
Radish, fennel, wasabi aioli (GF, DF)

Market Soup of the Day — $10.00

Big Plates

Duck Breast — $35.00
Honey roasted baby carrots, roasted baby beets (GF, DF)

Lamb Loin Cutlets — $38.00
Duck fat potatoes, roasted tomato, baby carrots (GF, DF)

Pan Fried Salmon — $36.00
Ratatouille, broccolini (GF, DF)

Fish Curry — $28.00
Basmati rice, tamarind chutney, roti (DF)

Eggplant Risotto — E $16.00 | M $28.00
(GF, V)

Beef Fillet — $36.00
Burnt eggplant, duck fat potatoes, baby carrots (GF, DF)

Side Plates — $6.00

Steamed market vegetables

Baby gem lettuce, crispy shallots, Caesar dressing

Carrots, feta, pistachio

Sweet Plates

Sorbets and Macarons — $10.00

New Zealand Cheese Plate — $18.00

Chocolate Fondant — $16.00
Vanilla ice cream, berry coulis

Ice Cream — $12.00
Choice of topping sauces

Please inform our team of any dietary requirements on ordering.
No public holiday surcharge.
Menu items subject to seasonal & market availability.


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Enquiries 0800 NZ OWNED (69 69 63)

International +64 3 357 1919

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