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Rod & Reel Restaurant Rotorua

4 Barnard Road | Best Western Braeside Resort, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
+64 7-347 9497
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Jul 2017
“Amazing food and service!”
22 May 2016
“Quality food in a relaxing setting”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
4 Barnard Road | Best Western Braeside Resort, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Wow loved this, felt like a proper home cooked meal. Definitely highly recommend for room service. Really great!

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank dani2894
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Having stayed at the Braeside resort a few times, but never having tried the restaurant, we decided to give it a go. Although we were the only guests there, our server made us feel very welcome, and gave us helpful suggestions with our menu choices....More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Dave W
Reviewed 13 January 2016

unexpected restaurant in rotorua, but once found, you'll like it !! good food, good wines, reasonnable prices ans delays to be served ... a place to discover in front of gondolas's enter Hightly recommandes

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank franck G
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Food is absolutely delicious, nicely prepare and perfect presentation. It can be seen that every plate the chef cook she put all her love in it. Highly recommend it!!!. The host also very lovely, with plenty of knowledge about the menu, you will not be...More

Date of visit: September 2015
2  Thank vickytaburgos
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Been here twice now - lamb rump is lovely and duck is pretty good too. The food is well prepared and I would recommend it to anyone

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank CameronTWS
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Don't be put off by the location in any way. Take some extra time to find this.. you will not be disappointed. Ahis true gem of a restaurant in a modest but comfortable room with food that is crafted by the chef in the most...More

Date of visit: March 2015
3  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 12 March 2015

One problem the restaurant has is that it is buried within a Best Western hotel, without its own entrance or its own parking. We weren't staying at the hotel, but we tried the restaurant anyway. There was only one other couple there. The menu was...More

Date of visit: March 2015
2  Thank rsf-brit
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

We arrived late to the Braeside Resort after a long drive from the Auckland airport. Not wanting to drive further, we decided to try the resort restaurant. The menu was somewhat limited. We decided to have salads. They arrived nicely prepared and presented. Fresh local...More

Thank BobC8383
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Beat Western with family and children we are at this restaurant every night of the 3 nights we were here the food and the service was amazing. Across the course of 3 nights 8 of us tried everything on the menu...More

2  Thank 598job
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Had dinner at this restaurant which is located in the best western hotel and I think they have now changed their name to brook The Chef cook us an amazing meal which was beautifully presented and very tasty.. The food and service was superb.

Date of visit: July 2014
1  Thank Sharonje
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Barnard Road | Best Western Braeside Resort, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-347 9497
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  • This restaurant is at Best Western Braeside Rotorua
The Rod and Reel restaurant has been redecorated and renamed The Brook Bar and Bistro. Operated by the same chef, the food remains fresh, seasonal and freshly cooked.
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