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Capers Epicurean

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$$ - $$$Cafe, , Soups
1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8818
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“chicken platter” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (41 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Contemporary, Soups, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Capers Epicurean
1. Fresh Salads
"Cabinet food is sumptuous, beautiful and perfectly served"
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2. Fair Trade Organic Coffee
"Best coffee in Rotorua."
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3. Breakfast 7:00am-2:00pm-7 Days
"Overall a highly recommended place for a leisurely breakfast"
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1 - 10 of 822 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I googled 'gluten free breakfast in Rotorua' and we were very pleased to find Capers. All bread and bagels on their menu could be swapped out for gluten free toast. Most of us had French toast with maple syrup and berries. So Good! We'd definitely...More

Thank Anna D
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We had traveled from Paeragroa in the Bay of Plenty and decided to have brunch at Capers,after it was recommended to us from the lovely ladies working at Whitcoulls Rotorua, there was a good variety on the menu to choose from, service with a smile,...More

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extensive "All day Breakfast" menu in place up until 2pm then dinner menu starts. NO lunch options so if you have already had breakfast (at 1pm) then you are left with soup or something from cabinet.

Thank Penny C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful breakfasts, friendly staff, really good coffee. It's not quite on the beaten track but worth the 3 mins drive.

Thank Ivan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seven of us had breakfast at Capers on a Sunday morning and the place was packed at 10am. Thankfully we didn't have to wait for a table as a group left as we arrived. It helped having someone greet you at the door and direct...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw this place, accidentally, when looking for a lunch spot. Turned out to be excellent....so good, we returned the next morning, for a great breakfast. European feel, with local ingredients....friendly staff....highly recommend...

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off for breakfast - did not disappoint. Great coffee and food. The mushrooms on toast hit the spot. We also had nice eggs and bacon and eggs benedict. However the scrambled egg serving was a little smaller than expected. The sandwiches and cakes...More

Thank Rebekah F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this eatery heaven by accident when looking for a café/restaurant for an early lunch on our first day in Rotorua, so impressed we revisited on the remaining two days of our stay. Our eating options over our three day visit included selections from...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I ate here for dinner a few nights ago. Both had a steak meal. The steaks were perfectly cooked and huge. We were both very disappointed in the potatoes though. On mean it said rosemary potatoes which we thought sounded very nice....More

Thank Strickes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten every meal at Capers! It has healthy, fresh, gluten free, vegetarian options that suit us. Green smoothies and other fantastic products. The staff are happy, helpful and efficient. It’s the best restaurant/cafe I’ve ever been too! Well done Capers you sure run...More

Thank Anita J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
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.
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