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At our fine dining restaurant and bar in Whakatane, we are passionate about providing the finest ingredients together with contemporary, relaxed environment. Open - Mon -Sat Lunch /Dinner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 14 April 2022 via mobile

Mmmmmm deliscious meals and decent sized. Went as a group of 3. Had entree and mains. Everyone was happy with their meals and no room left for desert. Atmosphere is ok. Staff/service was good.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 3 March 2022 via mobile

Awesome dinner experience with a large group of friends. The staff were helpful, friendly, knowledgeable & able to keep up with the demands and banter of our group. The absolute winner for me was their knowledge about gluten free food requirements which they catered to...easily. The meal was delicious & each person in our group commented positively. The cocktails were fabulous & we managed to work our way through a few of these too! Thanks for a great night out :)More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 12 January 2022

The food is very average and the dishes themselves don't have a cohesive theme. Instead, it seems like the kitchen decides on some ingredient (lentils on the night we went), and then every dish has lentils with it (chicken, duck, it doesn't matter - all...have lentils) even when the style of the dish doesn't really work with it. It's a nice location that you pay extra for. The service was attentive. If you want nice ambience, it's not a bad choice. But if you want fine dining cuisine, give this place a miss.More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 6 December 2021

Lovely restaurant with fine seating and serve staff. An early bird menu with 6 tasty options is well worth a look and requiring a table vacate by 7. Fish was fresh and crispy and the pasta was perfectly cooked. The early bird menu includes a...house wine and is a great deal. Kids menu comes highly recommended 😊 The side salad of blue cheese, walnut and pear is sensational!More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 21 November 2021

Always super tasty, always my 1st recommendation for great food in Rotorua, can’t fault the food or the service

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 13 November 2021 via mobile

Visited tonight from OPOTIKI Always a great meal, fast and efficient service! Excellent all round and worth a visit! Beautifully cooked meal and extremely well presented! Thanks

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 23 October 2021

Nice staff, great tasting food. Quick service with relaxed atmosphere. Nice outdoor eating area. Brulee and also meringue deserts yum. Coffee benedict I could have had more it was good. Platter interesting but tasty.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 17 October 2021

Friends at an event I was attending had recommended this restaurant as the place to eat. My husband rang them at 4.40pm to book a table for that night and left a message on the answerphone. There was no reply although we thought they must...be open. At 5.30pm my husband rang again, the phone was answered and the person on the other end very abruptly told him that the restaurant was fully booked, end of conversation. We think front of restaurant service could be improved.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 12 October 2021

Lovely atmosphere. Food was very well presented. Cooked to perfection and tasted delicious, melted in the mouth. The service was quick and efficient. Plan to eat there again on next visit to Ohope/Whakatane.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 August 2021

Our friends from extreme boats in whakatane recommended this as best restaurant in town .The owner meet us at the door and seated us and gave us quick run down before handing our table over to one of his lovely staff members. Every thing about...this restaurant was lickidee slick from great food quick drink service really nice atmosphere. No one would be disappointed with eating out here . A real treat thankyouMore

Date of visit: July 2021
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Ohmy G
10 May 2017|
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Response from roquette2017 | Property representative |
NO Problem, All done. Can we have your cell phone number, so we can confirm the number of people closer to date. Thanks Aj 07-3070722
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24 December 2016|
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Response from Jimmy2132 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we will be open on 28 dec. Yes you can do the takeaway once we open after xmas break.
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Roquette Restaurant & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4