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AVC - Arts Village Cafe

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1240 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 9008 ext. 7
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2 weeks ago
“Great food, coffee and atmosphere”
2 weeks ago
“Great place to stop for a coffee!”
Closes in 6 min
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1240 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Too small a space and not a very good selection of cold beverages. Didn’t feel like it was a very relaxing space. We were always having to move out of the way to allow people through.

Thank sarahanderson75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this cafe in The Arts Village. Great food, friendly and stylish atmosphere. Awesome coffee and cake! Options for vegetarian and gluten free eaters. Lovely place to visit before or after visiting current exhibitions or the sculpture walk in The Government Gardens.

Thank lanieyles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little cafe! I love the setting from the retro furniture to the great location in the art centre! The food is great and the menu offers a wide variety, with a couple of special meals that you wouldn't find on a...More

Thank lolanz00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and coffee and lovely, relaxed atmosphere. Good, central location. We will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe is within the arts village and has a great atmosphere. Fantastic menu which has lots of options for the whole family, including popcorn which my kids love! The coffee is amazing, and the service is excellent. Good place to grab a coffee or...More

Thank Danielle54uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Great atmosphere and food. I been just chilling out after a busy week. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Great chefs and a yummy baby to cuddle.

Thank heidia666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely relaxed venue to have a look at local artists and have some great food and coffee. The staff goes out of their way to give you a warm welcome and will cater to all your needs.

Thank k2512b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. Great food, great service and staff very happy and friendly. Love the Welsh rarebit 😊

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really lovely staff at the AVC, they always serve you good coffee and yummy food with the brightest smiles. The Rueben is my favourite (the Canai Roti is excellent too!). Great atmosphere. Great escape from a busy week at work, always cheer me up after...More

Thank Charis W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm & friendly feel... great coffee (locally sourced - revolver) amazing kitchen food, can’t keep away from the Laos style friend rice! Hubby loves the Reuben sandwich & the roti Chanai (Malay style curry)... love that they cater for gluten free, including the baked treats......More

Thank DevonGirlNZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 9008 ext. 7
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The Arts Village Cafe is a... cafe in the Arts Village. Come in for a relaxing tea, coffee, cake or meal. Soak up the homely, retro vibe and take in the surrounding local art exhibitions. Check us out on facebook.
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