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Rustic Cafe and Tapa's

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, Spanish,
8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 7274
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“tapas” (48 reviews)
“club sandwich” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Spanish, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast and were impressed with the service and food. The breakfast was fresh and hot and great value for money! Coffee was good also

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch here on a rainy day in town. The portions were generous and the food was good. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just dropped in for brunch and discovered a Cafe well worth the visit. Eggs Bennie and Pancakes were the meal of choice and apart from the eggs just a tad overdone the bacon made up for it. A great spot for brunch or just a...More

Thank seaoh
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

BURGERS were nice but a little hard to eat and we had to use our knife and folk to eat them. Chips were nice ! Salad was big in portion but very tasty. Staff did not really interact with us other then to take order...More

Thank northenlad2016
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Dropped in Late afternoon for a coffee and cake. The staff were very friendly and the cafe old world but well presented.

Thank Grant V
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about the food and coffee here. Great value for the Rustic Breakfast. So much food. Easily enough for 5-6 people. Mocha coffee amazing, also!

Thank Proteacher112
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Had the rustic club sandwich, came with chips. Was a massive meal and good value for money

Thank Liv M
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food. Huge servings, value for money. Had tapas for lunch and nearly feed the whole table on 1 dish. Great friendly staff

Thank trishrobson12
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

17 of us had platters of savory & dessert ‘tapas’ and it was good. Several of the party rated it excellent & noone expressed disappointment. The beer selection is limited. The staff were excellent; very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Roy E
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had come in for lunch and were pleasantly surprised at the menu range. A little bit of something for everyone. I got a pasta dish which was very generous and a friend got the fish tapas, again, a very generous serving. Definitely somewhere I...More

Thank madamshalet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 7274
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