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Lewishams Cafe & Restaurant - CLOSED

1099 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7 348 1786
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Bribie Island, Australia
Top Contributor
265 reviews 265 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We have dined at Lewishams many times on our visits to Rotorua BUT on this visit, discovered that after 28 years of serving terrific food, the time had come to close. The whole of Eat Street where the restaurant was located, has been revamped...closed to traffic. There is a new restaurant where Lewishams once was BUT, it didn't appeal to... More

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UK
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Good looking menu and reasonably attractive / inviting exterior / seating. Initial service was reasonable but evaporated as the evening progressed, missed out on opportunity for desert or drinks sales through ignoring the table so paid and left. Food of average quality at best but selling at an inflated price point. Better to choose somewhere outside the pedestrian area that... More

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Athens, Greece
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48 reviews 48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

It was recommended by my B&B hosts who are local Kiwis and fully understood my quest for a quality cafe / bistro with a good wine selection and no frills cuisine! It was a winner on all counts: I had an excellent (local) Angus beef steak with vegetables, house red wine and an equally good- no frills-dessert, all at reasonable... More

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