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Rocco - CLOSED

Corner Pollen & Richmond Streets, Thames, New Zealand
+64 7-868 5558
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Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Good for: Outdoor seating
Description: Rocco doesn't have it's own web presence. Relocated to a larger building Rocco is now combined with Brew Cafe & Bar on the main street of Thames. Brew Cafe & Bar also Brew there own craft beer which is on tap in the historic Brian Boru Hotel. Open 7 days but only 3 nights Thursday - Saturday
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Description: Rocco doesn't have it's own web presence. Relocated to a larger building Rocco is now combined with Brew Cafe & Bar on the main street of Thames. Brew Cafe & Bar also Brew there own craft beer which is on tap in the historic Brian Boru Hotel. Open 7 days but only 3 nights Thursday - Saturday

7 reviews from our community

85% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Auckland
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

Great place for something different, well recommend.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

We enjoyed an evening at Rocco. A well thought-out menu, drawing heavily on fresh, local ingredients, including some of the best mussels we'd ever tasted.

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011 via mobile

Wow, I didn't expect to find some where like this in Thames, we had a fantastic night... Great wines and food and a fun venue with friendly staff! Thanks guys

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2011

Rocco is a Mediterranean styled restaurant offering guests the choice of tapas to share or a main meal. I've been twice now, the first time I took my mum there and we basically ordered the entire tapas menu and shared it between us. The food and service was great! I recently went back with my partner and we both enjoyed... More

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Whangamata, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2011

Really disappointing. Fantastic ambience encouraged us to stay after we had acoulpe of drinks.. However my main meal of staeak and vegies etc was disappointing. I could accept the small portions but the vegetables were quite hard and undercooked. The steak was tough. I complained which is unusual for me and to be fair they replaced my meal with a... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2011

The food a Rocco was good quality, and the selection from the menu was reasonably extensive. The menu itself, though was slightly unusual, and seemed to be a mix of European a la carte and tapas - all that we tried were very good. The service was attentive but not overbearing. The evening we dined there was very quiet as... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2011

As someone reasonably familiar with Thames, I'm quite surprised I'd never come across Rocco prior to my visit 2 weeks ago. Perhaps it's due to the fact that the restaurant is located on Sealey Street, a quiet side road off Thames's main shopping street, and set back from the road behind a fence. The restaurant occupies a lovely colonial-era home.... More

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