Those expecting small town coffee in Rotorua have got another thing coming, as Rotorua cafes certainly deserve their place on the map.
A popular tourist spot throughout the year means cafes in Rotorua are well practiced at frothing milk for a cappuccino and whipping up the perfect cheese scone for those passing through. Combining comfort and cosiness with clever cooking, expect to feel right at home in cafes in Rotorua, where good food and coffee is just part of the everyday offerings.
Whether you’re after small-town vibes or something a little more fancy, Rotorua cafes have plenty to offer in either camp, and it pays to keep an eye out for local roasted coffee beans by Revolver Espresso too.
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Vetro Mediterranean Foods + Revolver Espresso
Anything from olives to oils to canned goods and specialty wines, Vetro is a grocer with a point of difference.
As the name suggests, this restaurant and café has somewhat of a magic touch to it.
Arts Village Café
Sharing a space with the Arts Village means even though this spot serves great coffee and food, it is also a show-off point for local artists whose pieces line the walls.
Okere Falls Store
Okere Falls Store team are big on walking the talk when it comes to giving our environment a helping hand.
Capers Café + Store
Capers is a fail-safe place to settle in for a brunch, lunch, dinner or simply a coffee and newspaper session.
Zippy Central Café
Fast-paced and a stone’s throw from the town centre, this local favourite café certainly lives up to its name.
An easy-going eatery that is deservedly proud of its authentic approach to good food, good coffee and good service.
Ciabatta Café and Bakery
Come early enough and you’ll be privy to the glorious sight of fresh pastries being wheeled out of the kitchen and into the display cabinet.