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Lime Caffeteria

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
1096 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-350 2033
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1096 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered waffles and eggs on toast. The waffles were completely overdone, so crispy that they could hardly be eaten. The eggs on toast were fine but overpriced for what was served. Coffee was a bit bitter. We won't be back.

Thank Kiwifruitandcompany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This morning I had an important business email to send and needed food and needed to think! For breakfast I ordered something different for me the Vanilla Risotto described as creamy vanilla scented rice topped with Berries and berry coulis (as described on their website,...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favourite morning cafe when visiting Rotorua - and again not disappointed - with a good menu and great coffee

Thank Shoreboy57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've always had reasonable food at Lime Cafe and even went via Rotorua on our way to Napier because we knew lunch would be good. Unfortunately for someone who enjoys a red wine over lunch, I had forgotten this place doesn't stock red wine. We...More

Thank Richmc57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

7 girlfriends in Rotorua for the weekend. Lime was 100m from our accommodation. We were impressed with afternoon tea so had breakfast the next morning - amazing! All our meals were presented beautifully & tasted yummy. Thanks so much Lime - we will return.

Thank 3ComB1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

terrible dry pancakes with hard edges and a tiny bit of cream,stale hard custard slice. complained but wasn't offered any compensation.very nice waitress tho.wont be back.

Thank 4getmen0t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and handy and always friendly environment. Had bacon and eggs - very nice Friend had pancakes. Husband had mince. All nice meals. Great service which is one of the reasons we come back. Reliable menu. Worth a look

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this cafe for the first time when we visited Rotorua for the day. We were not sure where to go but we hit the jackpot here. This is a great safe with friendly staff and good service. Delicious food. Menu and cabinet food...More

Thank kiwi94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the French toast with bacon and banana- beautifully presented and so tasty! Staff very pleasant and service was quick. I was in for brunch and do work in between appointments. Although the background was a little loud for me it would be perfect...More

Thank 614jacquiee
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went with the family (6 A 3c) for brunch today. Seated quickly with wind breaker pulled down by staff. Gorgeous food, excellent service, no wait. Consistently great place when we are in town - love it!

Thank JoLloyd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1096 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-350 2033
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