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Capers Epicurean

1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8818
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (28 reviews)
“salads” (45 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (38 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Soups, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went there twice, once for afternoon coffee and cake and once for lunch, they have many options and some cheap ones too! Their salads are really good and you can couple them with a sandwich. Ythe cakes are amazing (best shared). The place itself is...More

Thank Lotus_Wasp
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a fabulous place. Cabinet food is sumptuous, beautiful and perfectly served. DO NOT overlook the dessert cabinet because it is the epitome of temptation. Menus are broad but not crazy, and also delicious.Coffee is excellent and artistic. Seating is comfortable, though at traditional...More

Thank BellaF1
Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in for lunch and had the best seafood chowder we've ever had. packed full of seafood it was so good we returned for dinner. we chose lamb shanks, thinking we would get one shank each but instead there were 2 good sized shanks...More

Thank 55vintage
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had breakfast here, eggs bene (hearty, tasty and just right), apparently good coffee too (I'm not a coffee drinker but my wife had two cups, good sign). We then wandered the shops for a couple of hours, before coming back, I had Lime and White...More

Thank Pukekawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

todays coffee maker has no idea on what a doubleshot latte should be like. Capers has 2 excellent baristas and 1 or 2 who make flavoured milkskaes and charge you bout 5 bucks for them. choose the right day/barista if you want a top coffee...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a reason this cafe won meadow fresh New Zealand cafe of the year 2017! Pros: -warm and inviting space and service every time -great coffee & T2 tea! -on par with the best raw/gluten free and dairy free fresh sweets and baking the little...More

Thank amkblackbetty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last time we were in Rotorua we found this restaurant and really enjoyed our meal.On our recent visit we revisited and were again not disappointed . We enjoyed it so much we went back for a second meal. Its open for breakfast and closes at...More

Thank Bruce_Lorraine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this place. The breakfast I had was beautifully presented on a board in a tin dish with lots of little flowers. Not only did it look good, it was healthy too.The coffee was great. The menu catered to vegetarians which was great. We...More

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ignored by the first server (elderly lady) but the next two girls who tended to me were fantastic - warm, friendly and most importantly, attentive. Food was tasty albeit cold, nevertheless, enjoyed it very much (good portion). Great atmosphere/vibe and will certainly venture back on...More

Thank Jeff9220
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional food and such a great range for people with dietary requirements! A real treat to be able to look at a menu and have choices. Thoroughly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 8818
Capers has a passion to provide our valued customers with food that is both good for your body, soul and for the planet. With our free-trade coffee beans and organic deli products, sustainability is at the top of our priorities. For over a decade, the Capers team have been making and serving wholesome foods and a great coffee and edgy T2 teas. Whether it's a catch up with friends, weekend brunch, business breakfasts, family outing, food on the go, or a dinner date - we have got you covered.
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