Sample Menus

Sample Dinner Menu (changes regularly):

Pre-dinner canapes or H'ordeurves are served nightly in the Great Room from 6.30pm onwards with a welcome drink or cocktail. A great time to share your adventures and plan tomorrows with fellow guests.

Wild Fiordland Venison Tartare - caper and raisin puree, parmesan crisp, pink peppercorn oil, horseradish crème fraiche
Seared Yellowfin Tuna - potato salad, horseradish mayonnaise, wasabi crisps, ponzu dressing
Whipped Puhoi Valley Goats Cheese - red wine poached pear, rye bread crostini, balsamic glaze
Tempura Soft Shell Crab - red cabbage slaw, wasabi mayo, avocado ice cream
72-hour Slow Cook Appleby Farm Pork Belly - apple remoulade, pickled plum, black peach puree

Chargrilled Greenstone Creek Beef Ribeye - kumara and olive oil mash, parsnip puree, roast baby carrots, caramelised onions
Cairnmuir Olive Oil Poached Fillet of Milford Sound Blue Cod - crumbed green shell mussels, crushed peas, broccoli, baby spinach, seafood foam
Rosemary Butter Roasted Free Range Chicken Breast - mustard potato puree, mushroom cream, baby turnips, broccoli
Parsley and Mustard Marinated Backstrap of Central Otago Lamb - rosemary glazed sweetbreads, parsley and olive oil potato puree, wilted kale, baby turnips, kumara cream
Pan Roasted Stewart Island Salmon Fillet - shallot and wholegrain mustard croquettes, steamed bok choi, baby turnips, caper sauce

Te Anau Honey Semifreddo - lodge garden currants and compressed gooseberries, thyme flower syrup, rhubarb
White Chocolate Crème Brûlée - apple and date compote, almond shortbread, spiced prune ice cream
Frozen Lime Leaf Parfait - orange puree, strawberries, thyme and macadamias crumb
Warm Sticky Date Toffee Pudding - apple and date compote, toffee sauce, coconut and cinnamon ice cream
Baked South Otago Apricots - chamomile crumb, orange espuma, lodge garden gooseberries

Sample Breakfast Menu

100% New Zealand Juices

  • - Orange Juice
  • - Nectarine
  • - Apricot
  • - Apple
  • - Apple & Raspberry
  • - Apple & Boysenberry (Loganberry crossed with a Raspberry)
  • - Apple & Feijoa (A Feijoa is a tropical plant native from New Zealand with a pineapple like flavour)

"Our breakfast menu is 'à la carte', everything will be delivered to your table so please make your selections."


  • Tea
    • - English Breakfast
    • - Winter Black Tea
    • - Earl Grey
    • - Green Tea
    • - Oolong
    • - Chamomile
    • - Garden Mint
    • - Rooibos
    • - Lemon & Ginger
    • - Peach & Berries
    • - Organic White Tea
    • - Organic Ginger White Tea
    • - Organic Jasmine White Tea
  • ROAR Coffee: Locally roasted Organic Arabica Beans.
    • - Espresso
    • - Short black
    • - Long black
    • - Americano
    • - The Kiwi Flat White
    • - Latte
    • - Cappuccino
    • - Mochaccino
    • - or tell us your favourite
  • Regular Cona Filtered Coffee
  • Chai Latte - Vanilla Latte – Hot Chocolate


  • Mimosa – Hunters MiruMiru Sparkling Wine & Orange Juice
  • Broken Shed Vodka Bloody Mary – Broken Shed Vodka, Tomato juice, Tabasco, Salt and Pepper, Worcestershire and Lemon juice
  • Espresso Martini – Espresso coffee, Vodka and Kahlua coffee liqueur

Available on request

  • Fresh baking
  • Fresh fruit platter
  • Organic yoghurt


  • Cornflakes (Gluten free on request)
  • Lodge Style Baked Muesli – Homemade coconut, dried fruit and nuts granola served with poached garden fruit and organic yoghurt (Gluten free and Nuts free -on request)
  • A Kiwi classic – Freshly cooked porridge (brown sugar, sultana & honey available on request)

"In contrast to our evening menu our breakfast menu is more rustic and heartier, rather than too contrived, focusing on provincial, lodge-style food"

à la Carte Hot Breakfast Options

  • Buttermilk Pancakes with mixed berries compote, roasted banana, bacon, crème fraiche, maple syrup
  • Smoked Akaroa Salmon and scrambled eggs served on an English muffin
  • Kick start your day with a healthy sautéed mushroom, tomato, spinach, poached eggs, toasted rye and basil oil
  • Southland Lamb’s Fry pan seared in a green peppercorn sauce served with potato rosti, spinach and sourdough bread

Make up your own breakfast

Select your choice from below

  • - Free Range Eggs (tell us your favourite Style)
  • - Bacon
  • - Breakfast sausage
  • - Potato hash
  • - Roasted tomato
  • - Mushrooms
  • - Black pudding
  • - Baked beans