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1270 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-347 1234
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17:30 - 22:30
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Rotorua District, New Zealand
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great stop, magnificent food and the service was fantastic, a must do while you are in Rotorua or staying in the Millennium Hotel we look forward to coming back to dine again.

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Thank Waimariri
Rotorua
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic meal. The food and service were faultless. The lamb rump was tender and perfectly cooked.

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Thank psters
Yorkshire
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101 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant was not busy when we ate there, the staff were very attentive but there was a very long wait for the food. When it did arrive, the dishes were well presented & we enjoyed both the main courses & puds; to start with we just had some herb bread to share - that was a long time in... More 

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Thank Sedateskier
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had Christmas dinner here. The staff were amazing but the food was very average and considering what we paid for it was definitely not worth the money.

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Thank BecsGNZ
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had fish and it was beautifully presented. Unfortunately it was bland. The lobster bisque was flavourless and given that there was no lobster in the menu we were hoping there would be some in the bisque. Would not go back. Harpreet was lovely and welcoming.

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Thank Travellers457
Rotorua, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We had a most enjoyable dinner, great service. Felt relaxed, not hurried. Staff were very friendly especially Harpreet. Would definitely go again. Great selections from the menu.

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Thank matopos2016
Hillbank
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Nice food, small menu. Fast service, friendly and helpful staff. Average Rotorua prices for food and drinks.

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Thank sjg65
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we walked in we were welcomed and treated like old friends by Harpreet our waitress. The food was amazing and came out in a timely manner. There was nothing we could could fault in any of the dishes thats why we went back a second time. Again everything was delicious and well presented. Harpreet was a font... More 

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Thank Hannah L
Gore, New Zealand
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Typical hotel menu options. Meal was good, particularly dessert. Service by our waitress, Megan was outstanding. The decor is quite dated.

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Thank KAA44
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

i have dined here on numerous occasions in the past and during my stay at the hotel this month i dined again, this time with my wife. a wonderful greeting, excellent food, excellent service - what more can be said? truly a very enjoyable experience!

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Thank Mandytree

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-347 1234

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?