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Terrace Kitchen

$$ - $$$, Fusion,
1029 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-460 1229
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“bone marrow” (5 reviews)
“fried chicken” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Wine Bar, Fusion, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1029 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

After being seated we were given a menu and a glass of water - the menu was not explained to us at all like we heard with other diners. We waited for 40 minutes for our mains and it was not particularly busy (lunch time)...More

2  Thank Glendyr C
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food. Not your typical. Loved the shared plates, means you get to try more of the great options. Definitely going back soon.

1  Thank Karl P
TKtalk, Owner at Terrace Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hi, we're really glad you enjoyed our experience with us, thanks for taking the time to submit a review. We are open 7 days from 7:30am till late, so whenever you are ready to make it back in, we'll be ready and waiting!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first night in Rotorua and The Terrace was recommended to us - Fabulous! The staff are friendly, welcoming, helpful, knowledgeable, attentive and professional, service was excellent. Thank you to Verum and all at The Terrace for a great evening. The food was amazing to...More

1  Thank joyfully1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's often the littlest of things that stand out and this was the case at our visit to Terrace Kitchen. We were three in total and managed reasonable diversity in our menu choices. Our dishes were all of a good standard but it seemed from...More

1  Thank Bethbarc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my wife cheryl to this restaurant for her 65th birthday last wednesday night can't wait to go back again all the staff were fantastic they could'nt do enough for us even wrote happy birthday in chocolate on my wifes desert well done guy's.

Thank Garry O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited the Terrace restaurant/bar in Rotorua and what a disappointment it was - when we arrived we attempted to go up to the bar only to be told it was not open until 5pm - when we sat downstairs and were eventually served the...More

1  Thank jollys99
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good and beautiful address in Rotorua for a coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner or a cocktail. Food, wines or cocktails were excellent, especially the freshness of the products and the quality of the cooking. Definitely to recommend !

2  Thank LeSeb988
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Terrace Kitchen combines a relaxed dining environment with simply fabulous cuisine and attentive hospitality. My wife and I dined there for our wedding anniversary and were not disappointed. We shared the Bao buns (you must have these!), my wife had the brisket and I...More

1  Thank Mason L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to Terrace before for dinner which was fantastic and have popped in a couple of times for a cocktail with friends. This morning we decided to try them for breakfast. Every now and then you visit a place where the chef’s craft versus...More

2  Thank Pukekawa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unusual place. Been once. Not sure if it's for me. The food was not to my liking, however I appreciate their decor and the staff are friendly. I should maybe go back again because i went in when they first opened. It's good to have...More

2  Thank janetkeenartist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1029 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-460 1229
  • E-mail
Terrace is a new hospitality establishment nestled on the shores of Lake Rotorua, offering a contemporary culinary adventure. Bikers and other coffee aficionados can conveniently ride right up to the exterior concrete coffee counter to receive their fix of Atomic expresso and choose from the selection of freshly baked cakes, pastries and sandwiches which can be served to-go. Also proudly serving Forage & Bloom specialty range of Tea.
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