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Cafe Zeytin

83 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“beyti” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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83 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

A charming café on the Strand. We easily shared a delicious salad and wonderful pizza for a memorable lunch. Portions are large; service is terrific. Nice place for a leisurely meal and people watching. Just amazing flavors from a talented kitchen!

Thank MaryC508
Reviewed 25 February 2017

If you are having a pizza you either need to be a big eater or very hungry. Fortunately they offer doggie bags, so mine was good for 3 meals.

Thank jeja2017
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Note: this location is no longer Zeytin (which was great) and is now a new restaurant under a new name ("Kai"?). My wife and I went there for tiramisu only as a birthday treat. No problem! They greeted us with smiles and were very helpful....More

Thank EatsRootsLeaves
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Taste- awesome Salad- very fresh & tasty, Time- considerably long though it was a fresh cooking of only salmon cake as the roasted vegetable were ready in the display cabinet. for the price- only 1 salmon cake & lots of salad & second dish- NO...More

Thank Kiwindian-be-here
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

A very good variety of meals. Good size meals. Get value for money. Staff are very helpful and friendly. Nice coffees. Great choice of dessert. Nice atmosphere.

Thank spinx1973
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This used to be my turkish place of choice, but found the prices were getting too expensive. No denying food is nice, but can get much better

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Café Zeytin offers a traditional and comfortable environment. Service is friendly and food not only good but affordable - and of that a vast variety.

Thank EveLinn2013
Reviewed 9 October 2015

this place has very good food i have been here 3 times already and the food is always exceptional visit soon

Thank JJKiwiKid
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We visited here as a family during a weekend in Tauranga. The restaurant was busy but not packed, yet food still took over an hour to arrive. We had kids with us who were getting pretty hungry and when we asked if the kids meals...More

Thank Jaime R
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

We ate here on a winter Friday night during the school holidays. It's a gorgeous place and the menu is Turkish plus pizzas. Perhaps we came on an off night, as our food took an hour and a half to arrive , which was a...More

Thank Liz G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
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