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La Capilla Cafe & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
Owner Chef Takeshi who worked in various Michelin starred restaurants in Spain and Japan, and managed his restaurant in Venezuela, cooks tasty food based on Mediterranean Cuisine for you. Takeshi selects carefully fresh local products to create handcrafted food. If you are looking for something tasty and healthy, this is the best option for you. We offer relax atmosphere and good food and wine, also your kids can enjoy in our playground. Come to have quality time with your family, friends and partner!!!
US$ 7 - US$ 27
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
International, Mediterranean, Contemporary, South American
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Good atmosphere, excellent food first class and friendly service. The food was beautifully cooked and presented. My wife had Gazpacho with the largest prawn I have ever seen, I had Mt. Cook salmon with asparagus and a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank drrferg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently moved to the area and we read about a guitarist playing at La Capilla. We excitedly rounded up some friends, eight of us in total. A great night out, attentive staff, superb meals served attractively. A great night out was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank phh2685
Reviewed 29 November 2018

It was a combined birthday treat for me and my wife and we were very happy with our choice of venue. We left feeling we'd had a memorable experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank philipmcfedries
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Location superb in an old church, impeccable friendly service and fabulous top notch, could not be faulted,meal. The food was treated with love and respect and beautiful on the plate. One of the best meals we have had. My husband had duck breast, parsnip purée,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank _paul_rowena
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

I thought the food here was very good and there was a good selection to choose from on the menu. The main dining area was very spacious but there was a nice atmosphere to the place. I thought the service was good and overall I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Irish_Kiwi77
Reviewed 20 October 2018

La Capilla is sited in the old Stoke Library building, uplifted from Stoke and moved to the Abbey site on Appleby Straight. Not fussed about with, the interior is spacious and airy with a pleasant garden outside for dining on summer evenings or enjoying leisurely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Angela217
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My family choose this place to celebrate my birthday. I had a beautiful evening! The food was delicious (meat was just perfect and the vegetables too!), the team was very kind. There was even a pleasant live musician. At the end of the evening they...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank legienw
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

One of the most interesting degustations we have had. Fantastic combinations of flavours and textures, with great combinations of chilli and sorbet. Full flavours but not heavy, truly internationally inspired. We were surprised at how affordable it was for such a treat.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Love_good_times_NZ
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely outside, service was good and attentive, was not busy and we did find the menu a little boring. Be great to have a platter to share for warmer days. Wine selection was good. We ended up having fish and chips which we’re ok but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank foodiesandwine
arepita_rellena, Owner at La Capilla Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for your review. Our lunch service is more cafe style than restaurant style, it means we do menu for everyone. From fish&chips to Paella, so we have more than 15 different dishes such as gnocchi, risotto etc. I suppose you had tried at...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed all the dishes in our degustation but the cerviche and desserts were standouts. What a find this place is! 6 courses for $69 and a very skilled chef and great service. Couldn’t ask for more. We really enjoyed the historic church setting...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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26 January 2018|
Response from arepita_rellena | Property representative |
Hi there. Thank you for your enquiry. Our opening hour at this moment is Lunch service from Friday to Sunday, 11:00am till 3:00pm Dinner service from Wednesday to Saturday, 5:00pm till 10:00pm (last order 9:00pm) kind... More
10 October 2016|
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Response from arepita_rellena | Property representative |
Hi there. We open Christmas Eve 24th lunch and dinner but we close 25th and 26th of December this year. And back to open from 27th. New Year´s Eve 31st, open and closed on 1st and 2nd January. Christmas Eve and New Year's... More
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