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) #54 of 177 Restaurants in Rotorua $$ - $$$ European, , Gluten Free Options
1270 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-347 1234
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“salmon” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1270 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant with high expectations and it din't disappoint us. The staff were very friendly, the service from the kitchen was prompt, the meals were lovely and it was very good value. We had a window seat and we thoroughly enjoyed sitting...More

Thank Tuwhare
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

after we had a not so good breakfast in the Milleniumhotel we risked the Nikau! It was really delicious! We had red snapper and lamb!

Thank Dean G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We arrived worn out at Hotel Millennium and ate at Nikau because we didn't feel like leaving the hotel. This turned out to be a break because we were served one of our best meals while in New Zealand. My wife had Salmon and I...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I took my wife to the Nikau for her birthday and the meal was excellent. A great place for a celebration.

Thank neville953
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

What a great stop, magnificent food and the service was fantastic, a must do while you are in Rotorua or staying in the Millennium Hotel we look forward to coming back to dine again.

Thank Waimariri
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

A fantastic meal. The food and service were faultless. The lamb rump was tender and perfectly cooked.

Thank psters
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The restaurant was not busy when we ate there, the staff were very attentive but there was a very long wait for the food. When it did arrive, the dishes were well presented & we enjoyed both the main courses & puds; to start with...More

Thank Sedateskier
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We had Christmas dinner here. The staff were amazing but the food was very average and considering what we paid for it was definitely not worth the money.

Thank BecsGNZ
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We had fish and it was beautifully presented. Unfortunately it was bland. The lobster bisque was flavourless and given that there was no lobster in the menu we were hoping there would be some in the bisque. Would not go back. Harpreet was lovely and...More

Thank Travellers457
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had a most enjoyable dinner, great service. Felt relaxed, not hurried. Staff were very friendly especially Harpreet. Would definitely go again. Great selections from the menu.

Thank matopos2016
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Hi, any ideas where I can get a copy of their menu online?
17 May 2016|
Response from freelancerNZ | Reviewed this property |
Please google Nikau restaurant rotorua.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-347 1234
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