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Capers Epicurean Restaurant

1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8818
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, Soups, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

We were away on a girls weekend and this place was recommended to us and I am so glad it was! The menu was fabulous, the food divine and I cannot fault the service. The staff were all friendly and helpful. Well done, would happily...More

Thank looleebell
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was visiting town a retreat weekend. Capers was recommended by friends and didn't disappoint. Lovely service, a little unusual was pat at the counter meals (for dinner). But this was helpful...no bill shock and no fiddle bill splitting at nights end. Our meals were...More

Thank Susannah W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sunday breakfast for Mother's Day. Open early but busy nonetheless. + Lively place with co-located speciality food store and Cafe dining. Friendly staff, a varied selection of food. + Generous portions, delicious food, good value, fresh, high quality. Well worth a visit, for a special...More

Thank JunichiT31
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked past this eatery before lunch and it was crowded. Actually went back about 3 pm for a late lunch. Lovely staff. We ate from the evening menu. Food was beautifully presented and very tasty.

Thank Pam R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Friendly staff. Excellent food. Had dinner after walking through the Redwoods nearby, it was great

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off for coffee. Very busy café. For the amount of people at the café was surprised as to how quickly we were given our coffees. Could have been a little warmer. But all in all a pleasant visit.

Thank Millie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for breakfast & were so impressed we returned for lunch. The food selection was very good & well prepared & the staff helpful. The coffee is good too.

Thank CallySydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending some time at Saturday market, we decided to have some coffee later this morning. We went for this café as it was recommended to us. It’s a typical bistro eatery which on this particular Saturday morning was very busy. It’s a rather large...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They offer variety of breakfast, dessert and coffee, love their smith breakfast and coffee.. bread is lovely.. bagels and muffin both are tasty!!

Thank Fooyung L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Capers was a favourite of our host so we had lunch and breakfast. Lunch was very noisy. Meal average Breakfast a lot quieter but meal very disappointing.

Thank GlendaSnyman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 8818
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Capers has a passion to provide our valued customers with food that is both good for your body, soul and for the planet. With our free-trade coffee beans and organic deli products, sustainability is at the top of our priorities. For over a decade, the Capers team have been making and serving wholesome foods and a great coffee and edgy T2 teas. Whether it's a catch up with friends, weekend brunch, business breakfasts, family outing, food on the go, or a dinner date - we have got you covered.