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Sequoia Eatery Rotorua

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$$ - $$$Cafe, Fusion,
10 Tarawera Rd | Lynmore, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-345 9227
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Fusion, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Tarawera Rd | Lynmore, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed today

We had the most delicious Pumpkin Soup with tasty toasted bread. The cafe has a nice decor and atmosphere, it is clean and tidy, the staff are friendly and helpful and the food is ALWAYS good. 100% recommend.

Thank Trevor and Rose... N
Reviewed today via mobile

The menu has so much to offer for all dietary requirements which was perfect for our table of 3x out-of-towners and 1x tourist , presentation and service really wonderful , homey and ambient, what more can you ask for! this will definitely be our ‘...More

Thank sheryl joy b
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So welcoming and cheerful! Food for everyone and prices are so reasonable. Everything looked and tasted delicious. Employees were very attentive and lovely. Would definitely recommend and will be back on my next visit. Very impressed

Thank Tiana B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and great service! Samantha is always super helpful! Cabinet salads and raw cakes are a must have!!!!

Thank cclare8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a quick lunch and found it delish very nice food a great price super enjoyable with great service from a young man names Tom

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we've now been to Sequoia three times - twice in the past few days - and it has been consistently great. There's a wonderful range of cabinet food - the cheese scones are outstanding. Coffee is really good, and the cooked food is very nice...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had to come back here after our quick visit on the way through in the summer. Super helpful happy staff. Garlic mushrooms with bacon the best I’ve had (and I’ve had them often!) Great coffee again plus lots of great cabinet food. A great place...More

Thank debboland-vernon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sequoia eatery is one of the best family friendly places to eat in a city full if great places to eat. The staff are always cheerful and willing to make any meal the very best. The kids room tucked down the back means that a...More

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in to catch up with friends & although the cabinet food looked amazing we both chose a cooked breakfast (eggs anyway, bacon, sausage, mushroom, tomato & bread). They were delish although if I was to give any advice my multi grain bread was just...More

Thank lifetolive2014
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Was obviously busy on Sunday brunch time. Staff are pleasant but seemed rushed there were long waits even to be served waited nearly 10 mins for takeaway cabinet food to be prepped. Eggs Benedict - toast was extra dry, needed butter. I should have spoken...More

Thank NZMardi
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Questions & Answers
1 September 2015|
Response from Lynne_R_M-S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Serendipity/Kate. Yes, the Office Café is under New Management - Sheldon (chef) & Stacey (Front of House). New crew of waitresses. New food items on menu (including gluten free, and with advance requests can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Tarawera Rd | Lynmore, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-345 9227
  • E-mail
Welcome to Rotorua's hotspot, Sequoia Eatery. We're excited to bring you the freshest food with the friendliest service all in our beautiful, bright café, located on Tarawera Rd. We welcome large groups as well as kids who will love our fun playroom. Stop in on your way to the Redwoods and lakes. Sequoia Eatery - fueling your adventures.
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