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Raupo Cafe

2 Symons St, Blenheim, New Zealand
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Ranked #15 of 80 restaurants in Blenheim
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Picton, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed a lovely meal garlic bread followed with beef cheeks on cauliflower mash,mushrooms mouth watering and tender.dessert was chocolate macadamia pie to die for.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Lovely elegant food. Beautiful Pork Belly- nice and tender and very tasty $32 The Sorbet is incredible, with berries !! Highly recommended. Lovely setting on the river- a great ambience ! Warm and cosy inside in winter too.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We enjoyed a lovely dinner at the end of a rainy day! Decor and atmosphere were great. Food was lovely and the wine selection was fab too.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I eat out a lot and this place is one of the better ones. Great location, very nice food and the staff are quite friendly although some obviously have English as a second language. Worth a visit.

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Napier
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

From the moment we arrived the service was outstanding: efficient but welcoming. The maître D from Bologna was friendly and onto it. He moved through the restaurant easily checking that everybody had been looked after. We enjoyed the wild lamb ragout in its own little mini dish with comfort food vege on a very cold evening. My husband chose the... More

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Went in for breakfast and were delighted with our choice. The food was amazing and so fresh. We had the house breakfast and eggs Raupo with smoked salmon. Left full and ready for the day of wine tasting ahead. Restaurant was well done and we sat near the fire place which was a bonus!! Overall, great find.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

While in Marlborough for our honeymoon, our B&B recommended Raupo Cafe in Blenheim and it was delicious. I would recommend making reservations if possible, especially on the weekend days, it was jam packed. Don't be fooled by the "Cafe" part of the name, it was actually a fancier restaurant with a lovely ambiance. I had a chicken thigh dish with... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

i have been here for breakfast and dinner and the meals are always out in great time, helpfull waitress's and a lovely menu so much to choose from.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Went in at peak time (12md) and just wanted coffees. Lovely service. Excellent tasting coffee and yummy biscuit on the side.

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Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Food and service was great, sat outside in the sunshine and soaked up the atmosphere whilst enjoying fine food.

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