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Ciabatta Cafe and Bakery

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch

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A range of continental breads and pastries baked fresh daily. Also a great lunch menu featuring "The Long Dog". More than just a bakery, we have amazing coffee aswell, plenty of cafe style seating and great ambience.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, European, New Zealand
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We had the Brekkie (on ciabatta) and Smokkie (on p&g focaccia) sandwiches and they were delicious. As I was eating mine, I was already dreaming about the next time I can eat there. We come from Texas, USA and I can assure you I will...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Megan D
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious, beautiful pastries and great coffee. Best cafe in town. We’ve been here before and it always rates

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank mlynnej
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Consistently the best coffee in town. Alex is z man on the machine and the bakers are always giving great food and very good prices. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank sams7251
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Given a recommendation to visit by the canopy tour team and we were not disappointed. A lovely coffee from a welcoming barista.

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank BenW4452
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This place was delicious, quirky charming decor and a nice variety of menu choices. Be sure to check out the table shaped like New Zealand!! Easy parking

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank Susan E
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Loved this bakery! I wish I knew it was there sooner during our stay. It's a little farther away from city center, but I really liked their bakery. They have fresh breads, pretzels, and pastries. We tried the chocolate gonut, which was amazing with a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank azygrl
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We go here to buy delicious bread to take home for special meals. Have never had a sit down meal here, but have seen others enjoying theirs!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Annie1861
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Came here just before closing and had a wonderful donut with some sort of custardy cream in the middle and chocolate on top. It was glorious. My only slight negative was I expected the pastry to be doughier for a donut , however this was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ChanD92
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I am pleased to report that the quality of the food and coffee has remained consistent over the years. If we are in town fir any reason and want a coffee we will always travel out to Ciabatta and haven't been to another Rotorua Coffee...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank John5518
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food. Best pumpkin soup I've ever had 😍 Lovely service and the decor is stunning 😍 I'll deffinately be bringing everyone here

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Fearless794500
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Response from IvanandSusie | Reviewed this property |
yes they have began options available
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Response from CaraBoots | Reviewed this property |
No - it's open 8.00 till 3.00pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 8.00 - 1.30! Closed Sunday!
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