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Capers Epicurean

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Soups
1181 Eruera Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8818
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (39 reviews)
“salad” (62 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll 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."
See reviews that mention great coffee
3. Breakfast 7:00am-2:00pm-7 Days
"Overall a highly recommended place for a leisurely breakfast"
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1 - 10 of 745 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow - if only Capers existed in London! The perfect formula - deli and cafe with top quality food, relaxed ambiance and friendly welcoming service. We tried the signature dish - a huge and delicious granola bowl with fresh fruit and yogurt. Enough for two...More

Thank Howard M
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 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 3 days ago

Wow the size, the Capers Cafe is large, the food displays have been well thoiugh out and all the Eat in or Take away was presented as if to say "BUY ME" as we had not long had lunch we only required a coffee as...More

Thank johnbackhouse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for 3 times, no complaints about the food nor the coffee but the youngbstaff is walking around like a playground when some customers are already waiting for the coffee that is ordered for like 10mins. So for the 3 times we were...More

Thank WimNijs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place and wished we had more mornings to eat here. The nourish breakfast bowl and eggs benedict were both fantastic. Highly recommend. It was our favorite breakfast of our 12-day trip

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I shall break this down for easy reference : 1. The counter lady by the name of Amardeep is very rude. Not fit at all to be taking orders. Wonder why management never see that coming.. 2. Environment wise is ok. 3. DO NOT ever...More

Thank Loo P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food whether vegetarian, vegan or meat eater. Something for everyone. Good place to get pantry items and teas.

Thank Jenni W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with a friend for an early dinner & we found the staff very friendly & helpful. Both cabinet food & the menu look enticing & offer many options. We ordered the crumbed eggplant chips (sticks actually) to start & for mains chose the lentil...More

Thank YvonneWR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this cafe twice in one weekend, love their pretty breakfast bowls and coffee. It was very odd though that all their breakfast bowls came with coconut honey yoghurt which is not vegan, they don’t have any other flavour of DF yoghurt! They have a...More

Thank Chanelle R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the café we wanted to breakfast at was not open - we decided to see what was and found the Capers. What a great place! A huge smiling welcome and excellent service. We had a standard English breakfast and it was oh-so-good. A definite...More

Thank 88snowdragon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
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
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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