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Raupo Cafe

2 Symons St, Blenheim, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 82 Restaurants in Blenheim
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
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English first
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

we went here for dinner at our bed and breakfast owners suggestion. We wanted seafood and the place is near the water. But alas the only seafood was a fried feh of the day. I ordered he duck special with steamed vegetables and a chocolate dessert. We shared each Late and they were kind enough to split the main plate... More 

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Had a beautiful meal - Set menu. The beef was fantastic! The service and product knowledge was exceptional.

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Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Had a quick lunch with some colleagues and the boss - good and efficient, we had made a booking for a group of 6. Nice meals, pleasant atmosphere meals a good size for the middle of the day.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Lovely centrally situated cafe serving great food & coffee. Family friendly and reasonably priced. Enjoyed the view overlooking the river

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Cheshire, UK
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126 reviews 126 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Some of the reviews are mixed, but we were well looked after, and the lamb rump was particularly tasty as was the choice of wines and I think all reasonably priced. Would recommend to anyone who is passing through as a good place to stop.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Visited here with family on a week night. Place was empty so service was fast and efficient. We were seated outside which was nice. Food was quite average considering the prices. I ordered the steak and it was fatty and overcooked. Very disappointing. I probably wouldn't return again.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Have been here several times when visiting Blenheim. This last time, the food was the best ever and has to be on my list of favourites.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

My experience here was very much a tale of two courses. The starter was a parsnip soup. How do you make an event out of a soup? Well you add blue cheese a pesto drizzle and truffle oil. Absolutely wonderful? OMG what will the Osso bucco risotto be like? It's not often I get excited in a restaurant, but this... More 

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Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We have been going to Raupo for years but the service we experienced yesterday was something else! From the time we ordered coffee and pancakes for our 4 year old,( who was instantly issued with colouring pencils and picture) before we could blink his food had arrived and he was happily eating while we still decided. Having said that once... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

My wife said she had the best duck here EVER. I had the sirloin steak which was also very good. Very nice setting right on the river. Good service and friendly staff.

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Address: 2 Symons St, Blenheim, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
Cuisine: Contemporary

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