Best Cafes in Rotorua


For coffee lovers, there's plenty of choices available in the town centre. We've picked our favourite Rotorua cafes which offer good food and service and of course a decent cuppa.

Lime Caffeteria

Best Cafes in Rotorua

Winner of 'Outstanding Cafe 2016' (Rotorua Hospitality Awards) Centrally located near Lake Rotorua, Lime Caffeteria combines retro styling and quirky decor with good service and great food making it the perfect place for a lazy breakfast or lunch. The cafe has extensive indoor seating as well as outdoor tables looking towards the Village Green, perfect for soaking up the Rotorua sun and watc More info

Capers Epicurean

Best Cafes in Rotorua

Stylish and award-winning cafe in the heart of Rotorua's Eruera Street. Superb coffee. Fresh food all made onsite from local produce, and there's even a playroom for the kids. Capers Epicurean has been a mainstay of Rotorua's thriving cafe scene for over a decade. Known for their wide range of local and international gourmet foods, Capers is the place to come for gorgeous specialty foods includ More info

Sequoia Eatery

Best Cafes in Rotorua

Sequoia Eatery brings you the freshest food with the friendliest service from their beautiful, bright café, located at 10 Tarawera Rd. The cafe welcomes groups of all sizes as well as kids who will love their fun playroom. There also a number of private booths which are available to book and also perfect for meetings. Sequoia Eatery has a range of cabinet food made fresh daily that will sui More info

Fat Dog Cafe and Bar

Best Cafes in Rotorua

Centrally located landmark cafe and bar in Rotorua. A huge menu bringing creativity and choice to breakfast, lunch and dinners. A popular spot with locals with plenty of atmosphere and funky decor. The menu has plenty of light bite and vegetarian options that sit alongside hearty and delicious dishes including burgers, pizzas, Lamb Shanks, Beef Fillet and a whole lot more. There are plenty of s More info

Food Market Kitchen Cafe

Best Cafes in Rotorua

From a position high above Rotorua, The Food Market Kitchen Café enjoys stunning panoramic views of Lake Rotorua and the surrounding region. Visitors can enjoy delicious food in the 'marketplace' of the Skyline Gondola. The food on offer features kiwi cuisine, with gourmet pies, fish and chips, pizza and curries all featuring on the menu. For those after a lighter bite to eat, there's a selectio More info