The best restaurants in Rotorua (New Zealand)

Ciccio Italian Cafe
Fat Dog Cafe and Bar
  • Fat Dog Cafe and Bar

    1161 Arawa Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    The most funky and quirky cafe in Rotorua. Hot coffee, big breakfasts, burgers, salads, dinners and desserts. Are you addicted to the dog?
    Price range: Moderate
Abracadabra Cafe & Bar
  • Abracadabra Cafe & Bar

    1263 Amohia Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Kia Ora, welcome to Abracadabra cafe & bar. We are open for bunch & dinner. During the day we serve delicious homemade cakes, slices, fresh salads & homemade savories. We serve gluten free, vegetarian & dairy free options. We are proud to serve Organic Fairtrade coffee & Luxury teas. A full bunch & dinner menu is available including tapas, bar platters, desserts, New Zealand beers & wines & delicious cocktails. We have 3 beautiful private rooms available for use, a funky bar ...
    Price range: Moderate
Ciccio Cakes
  • Ciccio Cakes

    1262 Fenton St 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    From dreamy romantic Wedding to Fun Imaginative birthday or Celebration cakes, ciccio cakes will always taste as good as they look
Kiwi Kai Rotorua
  • Kiwi Kai Rotorua

    1211 Amohau Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Using tried and true whānau/family recipes, we aim to provide mouthwatering kai that brings back your own whānau/family memories. Our generous portions are aimed to fill your puku. See what we have to offer on our photo-menus.
    Price range: Inexpensive
Capers Epicurean, Rotorua
Lone Star NZ
  • Lone Star NZ

    Unit 1, 1182 Whakaue Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    The Lone Star is famous for providing quality with quantity, using only the best and freshest local produce. It’s not only the size of the meals that are memorable- the service too, is legendary- your meals are served with a genuine smile.
    Price range: Moderate
STEAM - 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant
  • STEAM - 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant

    1129, HINEMOA STREET 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    STEAM, 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant on the contrary, offers everything that pleases all of you, its serene ambience that soothes the mind and delights the heart. It is no wonder guest keen to enter the hallway of STEAM and return completely satiated with the top class experience. Guest love the sumptuous menu and an atmosphere that is not razzmatazz but peaceful, exactly what is needed for dining with gusto. Eating a plateful of good old comfort food that is served at ...
    Price range: Inexpensive
Just Kebabs
Terrace Kitchen
  • Terrace Kitchen

    1029 Tutanekai Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Terrace Kitchen is a relaxed all-day eatery with an open plan kitchen serving up a modern, innovative menu. The décor is light and fresh; a series of intimate spaces seamlessly linked together. Expect light-filled rooms, natural timbers, white marble, green leafy plants and a monochromatic colour palette spiked with subtle hues of pink. Inspired by the legendary hospitality shown to visitors who journeyed to see the Pink and White Terraces in the 1800’s, Terrace Kitchen pays homage further, with a diverse melting ...
    Price range: Moderate
The Factory Smokehouse & Grill
Fancy Meow Cat Cafe
  • Fancy Meow Cat Cafe

    1210 Arawa Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Check out our beautiful PUREBRED CATS AND KITTENS! PET KITTY and GET PRETTY in our PURRFECT HAVEN! Winter: Open Wednesday to Monday 10.30 am - 6.00 pm Experience New Zealand's first Purebred Cat Cafe in Rotorua. Come and grab a cup of coffee and play with our adorable purebred cats, indulge yourself in our exquisite atmosphere at Fancy Meow!
    Price range: Moderate
Cobb & Co.
  • Cobb & Co.

    209 Fenton Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Cobb & Co has been a Kiwi family favourite for over 35 years. We are New Zealand's Original Restaurant and Saloon. We offer great times in a seriously casual environment with deliciously good food. Our History: How the guest was won…. Mate, life in New Zealand was tough in 1861. It wasn’t easy and breaking in the land was not much fun. In the 1860’s luxuries were few, there wasn’t any electricity and hardly any frills. In fact, there wasn’t much of anything ...
    Price range: Moderate
Indian Star Tandoori Restaurant
Atticus Finch Rotorua
  • Atticus Finch Rotorua

    1106 Tutanekai Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Atticus Finch - a destination to linger over lively conversation, playful plates and thoughtful concoctions. The vibe of Atticus Finch is speakeasy meets metropolitan bistro. Our house was made for entertaining - situated in the middle of “Eat Streat”, taking advantage of the geothermal under floor heating of the concrete outside, retractable awning and covered walkway. Our dining menu is designed to share, a combination of carefully selected ingredients that allow a series of tastes to be passed around and ...
    Price range: Expensive
Lakeland Queen Rotorua
Be Rude Not To Cafe
  • Be Rude Not To Cafe

    1153 Pukuatua Street 3015 Rotorua New Zealand
    At Be Rude Not To we offer a range of simply delicious cuisine for everyone. Gluten free, Allergen-aware food choices for all ages prepared with care for you. Open from 7am Monday through to Sunday we have all kinds of hot and cold food as well as excellent coffee, fresh fruit smoothies and juices. Perfect for breakfast, brunch and lunch. We offer delicious homemade baking, sandwiches and tasty treats in a friendly environment just a hop skip and a jump ...
    Price range: Moderate
Third Place Cafe
  • Third Place Cafe

    35 Lake Road 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Third Place Cafe is open 7 days a week for breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. We are Fully licenced from 8am - 9.30pm. We can do dinner functions, weddings and out catering.
    Price range: Moderate
Leonardo's Pure Italian
Devon Seafoods Rotorua
Zippy Central Cafe
  • Zippy Central Cafe

    1153 Pukuatua St 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Serving a range of food, from Muffins to Bagels to an ever changing menu of main dishes. Coffee is roasted by Coffee Supreme. If you wish to get hold of someone from the cafe, give them a call or pop in and see the team or send us a message. Some photos used are from:
    Price range: Moderate
Ambrosia Restaurant and Bar
Scope Rotorua
  • Scope Rotorua

    1296 Tutanekai St Rotorua New Zealand
    Cafe, Outcatering, Eat In, Takeaway, Cabinet Food, Breakfast and Lunch Menu, Boardroom, Private Functions.
Aorangi Peak Restaurant Rotorua New Zealand
Sequoia Eatery Rotorua
  • Sequoia Eatery Rotorua

    10 Tarawera Rd 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Welcome to Rotorua's newest hotspot, Sequoia Eatery (The Old Office Cafe). We’re excited to bring you the freshest food with the friendliest service all in our beautiful, bright café, located on Tarawera Rd. We welcome large groups as well as kids who will love our fun playroom. Stop in on your way to the Redwoods and lakes, and make sure you come on down for a beer or wine after work on Friday, for our famous Tapas night! Sequoia Eatery – fueling ...
    Price range: Moderate
Teal Kitchen
Lovely India Restaurant and Bar
  • Lovely India Restaurant and Bar

    1123 Tutanekai Street 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    The renowned, authentic tandoori Indian restaurant in the very heart of CBD in Rotorua. Lovely India is the perfect relaxing place for a quick lunch, take-away or a romantic dinner
    Price range: Moderate
Chimney Indian Restaurant
Chapman's Restaurant
Artisan Cafe
Picnic Cafe
Urbano Bistro Rotorua
  • Urbano Bistro Rotorua

    289 Fenton Street, Glenholme 3010 Rotorua New Zealand
    Urbano Bistro is a smart casual cafe and restaurant located on Rotorua's ‘MOTEL MILE’ specialising in all your requirements from early morning caffeine hit accompanied with a decadent sugar rush through to late evening, changing to informal bistro with modern contemporary cuisine. A place to relax with a group of friends or corporate dining. We offer full brunch, lunch and dinner menus for up to 100 people.
    Price range: Moderate
Farmside Buffet