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Rustic Cafe and Tapa's

8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 7274
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“tapas” (48 reviews)
“club sandwich” (12 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Spanish, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't decide what to get so got the platter for 2. Lots there and most of it was good. Good value for money. The waffles on their own would have been a disappointment, a bit dry and tasteless. The french toast was also tasteless. All...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to order coffee here this morning. We gave up after a 25 minute wait after we had ordered. Ended up at hamner bakery cafe instead. Equally busy but good coffee and only 5min wsit. Go there instead.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Platter for 2 - brekky. We had for 3 could've had 4. Well presented beautiful food. Lovely service. Very quick service and prompt cleanup. Def recommend

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast and were impressed with the service and food. The breakfast was fresh and hot and great value for money! Coffee was good also

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 22 March 2018

My husband and I had lunch here on a rainy day in town. The portions were generous and the food was good. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Just dropped in for brunch and discovered a Cafe well worth the visit. Eggs Bennie and Pancakes were the meal of choice and apart from the eggs just a tad overdone the bacon made up for it. A great spot for brunch or just a...More

Thank seaoh
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

BURGERS were nice but a little hard to eat and we had to use our knife and folk to eat them. Chips were nice ! Salad was big in portion but very tasty. Staff did not really interact with us other then to take order...More

Thank northenlad2016
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Dropped in Late afternoon for a coffee and cake. The staff were very friendly and the cafe old world but well presented.

Thank Grant V
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about the food and coffee here. Great value for the Rustic Breakfast. So much food. Easily enough for 5-6 people. Mocha coffee amazing, also!

Thank Proteacher112
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Had the rustic club sandwich, came with chips. Was a massive meal and good value for money

Thank Liv M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 7274
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