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Atlas Cafe & Restaurant

) #59 of 179 Restaurants in Rotorua $$ - $$$ European, , Gluten Free Options
Lake End Tutanekai Street | Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
+64 7-346 3888
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“salads” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lake End Tutanekai Street | Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a celiac sufferer, I run far and wide to avoid buffets. The Atlas buffet is very popular but lacking any control over cross contamination, I was forced to order from the menu. The one item on the menu that I could eat was quite...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent visit to Rotorua we ate here frequently, even though we weren't staying in house because as Accor members we receive generous discounts on food. We had a number of breakfasts here, 2 dinners and one lunch. Overall the buffet dinners were excellent...More

Thank WaggaTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

words is simply too hard to describe the un real buffett that s offerd by them ,Go and try it for yourselves to belive this

Thank Dmnativ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here for the breakfast and dinner buffet. Starting with breakfast we felt it was a good spread of cold and hold items with hot and cold beverages. The breads did feel a little stale. But all in all the breakfast was pretty...More

Thank arnold1aaron
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We always enjoy the buffet, especially the seafood. Have visited this restaurant for the last 6 years and have unfortunately noticed small things have started to change. e.g. desserts not as exciting, not such a large selection of tea's and slim selections of vegetables in...More

Thank Emski22
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

This is a review for their Dinner option. I hadn't even waited for them to take my plate away before writing this review. This place is EXCELLENT. I did the A La Carte menu and my partner did the buffet (steak, seafood, salad, options for...More

Thank ceallaigho
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

They offer a decent buffet meal for $49 a head. Which is still cheaper than the Stratosphere at the top of the gondolas. If you have a Accor Plus card expect a 25-50% discount depending on the number in your group. The selection is pretty...More

1  Thank Duane O
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We stayed at the Novotel and dined at the Atlas for Buffet at night and had the buffet breakfast the next morning. A great selection of food for everyone, from juniors to seniors. Vegetarians also catered for. Staff were lovely. Stacey the front person for...More

Thank spinx1973
Reviewed February 15, 2017

A good range of food choices on the buffet meal for a family. Very attentive and friendly service. Would definitely go again.

Thank jenniburg
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Just when I was thinking I have tried every buffet option within the last 3.5 weeks of breakfast buffets provided on our tour, I find new things to explore at this hotel. I was encouraged when I saw that there is a live cooking station...More

Thank 262DianeV2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake End Tutanekai Street | Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-346 3888
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