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Lewishams Cafe & Restaurant

1099 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7 348 1786
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Ranked #94 of 143 restaurants in Rotorua
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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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UK
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

After more than 20 years Lewishams has closed which is very sad as it was my Rotorua favorite. There is a new restaurant opened in its place which I have heard mixed reviews of but have yet to try.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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