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Urbano Bistro Restaurant

) #12 of 179 Restaurants in Rotorua $$ - $$$ European, Soups,
289 Fenton Street | Glenholme, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-349 3770
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
289 Fenton Street | Glenholme, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tasty meal of beef and chicken burgers. Kids menu was fine. Ticked all the boxes that you would expect.

Thank GSX1300
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner had breakfast at Urbano the other morning before our day of mountain biking as it was directly opposite our accommodation. they welcomed us in on opening and were very quick to take coffee orders and food orders which is great by...More

Thank stacejase
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really nice restaurant - good decor - a little up-market but not OTT - lovely wine - great food - friendly staff - prompt service but not rushed. We enjoyed a lovely lunch sitting outside watching the World go by. Thanks Urbano for a...More

Thank Trevor and Rose... N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited early on a Saturday night before it got busy. The service was attentive and professional.Both main courses were beautifully cooked and presented and the children's meals were enjoyed by the smaller members of the family. We would definitely dine there again . It...More

Thank jenniburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Decor perfect, ubicated on a corner of a principal avenue, excelent service, restaurant and Bar.... a very good choice to eat in Beutifull Rotorua... what a wonderfull place

Thank Eduardo S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent evening food was exquisite..great wine and top class service. Look forward to going back. All four of us couldn't fault a thing.

Thank AngieK947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked through a discount site for the set menu. We had prawns/mushroom/ Mac n cheese starters, all had fillet steak for mains. Everything was very good, no complaints. Staff helpful and friendly. The discount on the meal made it reasonable price (around $50/head). As...More

Thank Derrick T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was invited to join my nephews & family for birthday dinner. We travelled from the Waikato The staff are very welcoming and treated us like family. We had the most enjoyable evening. The food was delicious so many different choices to satisfy everyone's taste....More

Thank Kiwiskygirl-1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is definitely great. We had the curry special and loved it. The kids had fish of the day, beef and bacon and eggs, all well presented and delicious. Service a bit slow, but probably the price to pay for food prepared fresh.

Thank Tabwell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food, great atmosphere and a really good experience. The waitress was super friendly and made some fantastic suggestions regarding wine choices.

Thank leerundle
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Questions & Answers
Cynthia W
3 July 2017|
Response from Levinite70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they had something for everyone 😊
24 September 2016|
Response from JulieS1559 | Property representative |
We serve vegetarian options but not vegan sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Fenton Street | Glenholme, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-349 3770
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Located on the corner of Grey & Fenton Streets in Rotorua's "MOTEL MILE" for all day dining, allowing extensive use of the sheltered northerly aspect for alfresco dining in warmer months, through to the relaxed contemporary decor of the interior to suit all occasions. Smart casual cafe by day - serving breakfast, lunch and bar snacks. Fresh baked muffins, slices, cakes and biscuits. Ozone Coffee - dine in or takeaway. Bistro dining by night - serving modern, innovative, contemporary NZ cuisine. Suitable for casual and intimate dining, business meetings, family and corporate functions. Licensed bar. Menus available online. Reservations recommended. Free wi-fi. Free motel delivery. Voted "Outstanding Restaurant", Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2013 & finalists in 2014. NZ Beef and Lamb Excellence Awards 2013 and 2014. Semi-Finalist "Monteith's Wildfood Challenge" 2013.
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