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Atticus Finch

Eat Street 1106 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-460 0400
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Eat Street 1106 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed all foods and drinks we ordered, especially the pork belly and thanks for the helpful waitress.

Thank Nicole N
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the food here is seasonal, fresh and delicious! The share plates allow you to try several different options and it is an affordable way to eat. The service is great and food is always served swiftly. The regular menu changes are really nice. Would...More

Thank amelia804
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is great and so is the service but often we go there intending to have lunch and they are closed - not reason and no set days. They just close when it suits them without consideration for their customers. Consequently we have...More

1  Thank magsx1
Cherry T, Owner at Atticus Finch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Since we opened in 2014 the opening hours have remained the same.We open for dinner from 5pm every night. In summer from labour weekend to Easter we are open for lunch from 12pm - 2.30 pm 7 days a week also. In Winter we open...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to this restaurant 3 years ago and loved it so it was the first thing that came to mind deciding where to eat on Saturday night. My husband and I weren't overly hungry unfortunately so we didn't order as much as we would...More

Thank TarinaNZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The concept of the sharing plates coming out ad-hoc is good, although the overall view we had was of it being a bit average and lacking in vavoom. Everything is fine, including the service, but just not great. With prices at the higher end, we...More

Thank IvanNewZealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atticus Finch is located in Rotorua's popular Eat Streat dining precinct. Dishes particularly suit those of us who enjoy trying a range of small dishes and sharing. The food is innovative, well presented, and .... very very good. Service is relaxed but professional

Thank KiaOraRex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dont know why this place rates so high The service was good but the food was very average The best part of the squid was the salad and the prawns were also lacking The pork belly was cooked well and tender and had a nice...More

Thank Kapaluhr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not quite sure why this place rates so highy? Is it because Rotorua is lacking in great restaurants? Visited here for dinner, service is great, menu soundd fantastic but under delivers on flavour! We had garlic and ginger prawns, they were quite nice, fried squid...More

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time of dining at this wonderful Rotorua restaurant. Everything we heard was true! The sharing plates is a fantastic idea. We were 4 adults and were advised to get 3 small plates and 3 large plates. This was just right. Service was very quick...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place came highly recommended from friends and the opinion was reaffirmed by TripAdvisor but my experience was meh. Had a reservation made a month ago and host tried placing us at a table close to the restroom. Someone has to sit there but it's...More

1  Thank RickM1331
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Adam M
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Response from Bruce_Lorraine | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think children would enjoy it
Trish P
25 October 2016|
Response from AtticusFinchRoto | Property representative |
Our lunch menu is on our website with prices. Hope to see you soon Kay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eat Street 1106 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-460 0400
  • E-mail
Atticus Finch was created for your enjoyment in mind! The Atticus Finch team turns dining into more than just a meal - Where you can linger over lively conversation, playful plates and thoughtful concoctions. The vibe of Atticus Finch is speakeasy meets metropolitan bistro. Our house was made for entertaining - situated in the middle of "Eat Streat", taking advantage of the geothermal under floor heating of the concrete outside, retractable awning and covered walkway. Our dining menu is designed to share, a combination of carefully selected ingredients that allow a series of tastes to be passed around and enjoyed together. Our food is fresh, innovative, flavoursome and made from scratch. The beverage menu showcases inspired selections of local craft beer, wine by the glass and seasonally crafted cocktails made with our own syrups, fresh fruit and herbs. Simply put, Atticus Finch is a great place to gather with friends and enjoy the best pours and plates in town. Drink with us, Dine with us, Share with us.
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