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The Rocks Cafe

101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-218 7597
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (7 reviews)
“surf turf” (5 reviews)
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely food and great staff. Very attentive from the minute you arrived, but gave plenty of room to enjoy your meal. Steak was cooked to our liking and the venison dish with blueberries was amazing. Good value for money and looked very popular with the...More

1  Thank PaulSpag
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous food! The pork dish I had was exceptional - perfectly cooked from the edges to the centre. Moist and tasty. I opted for salad and fries, which were also yum! Still thinking about how good the pork was...unreal! Dessert was a bonoffie pie -...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 6 days ago

On first appearance the outside doesn't look like it is hiding a gem, but it is there. The food was very good - properly cooked and seasoned and appetizing looking. The beer and wine selection is good. The service was great. It was not too...More

Thank Telkontar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blue cod, fries, salad, sweet potato: good choice, fries not oily, fish crumbs delicate, salad dressing discreet, absolutely recommended. Nice staff, speedy service. Would go again were it not for the drab look of the town itself.

Thank suesli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are on a 5 week road trip and have sampled food across two islands. I can honestly say that this was one of the nicest meals we've had. The venison was beautifully cooked with an unusual mix of flavours. We started with the olives...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to try this restaurant,by Debbie at the Homestead Villa where I was staying. A hidden gem this restaurant, might be known to people in Invercargill but not to many visitors. The meal I had was very nice, if any to say that...More

Thank wayneh765
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with this find. Downtown Invercargill would not normally be the place to experience such good food. Service also great , friendly & very reasonable pricing.

Thank selwyna_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food Beautiful people! Food menu are reasonably priced and portions are filling. Seafood chowder was magnificent and consistent everytime. Steaks perfectly cooked to your desired cooking. Very accommodating staff and service was amazing!

Thank alland875
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I have been here I have not been dissapointed in the food. Beautifully cooked and full of flavour. Nice atmosphere to sit with friends

Thank Robyn D
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

The food was just amazing! Like the best meal we had in long time. Totally recommend! And the staff were nice

Thank maxyne13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-218 7597
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Local cusine cooked fresh daily, bursting with flavour and generous serves. Followed by great service and pleasant clean decor.
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