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1107 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
(07) 349 1735
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Port Gentil, Gabon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice to try something different...to me it was a combination of ingredients that I had never tried before...and it worked!

Thank HanneTheresia
Rotorua, New Zealand
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic Turkish food,if anything sometimes a little large so some has to come home for later.good wine list at reasonable prices

Thank pnb2016
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was passing through Rotorua for one night. Didn't fancy eating out so we opted for a take away pizza. Found this place. We ordered the Salmon pizza. Terrible pizza for the price we paid. Advertised as Gourmet Pizza, ridiculous! The service was rather annoying as well. The waitress seemed shocked we did not want onion in the pizza. She asked... More 

Thank Daniel G
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101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a quick bite with the kids. The meat lovers pizza, cheese and sauce pizza and the Mediterranean salad was all great. The Efes beer was awesome too. Would recommend.

Thank Jason E
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

good ambience but the food was average not to close to value for money we order a dish call guvec the flavors were good but lamb was to chuwy and same with calamari in salad but allover it was good front staff were quite helpful

Thank sue2316
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food OK but the temperature inside was way too hot for us! It was coldish outside and people were smoking but it was uncomfortably hot inside. We would have had dessert but we couldn't cope. The staff seemed disinterested to hear about this.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food..nice ambience. .excellent service from the staff especially Ratnesh. .would love to go again

Thank Pooja S
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Friendly and efficient service. But the food is average. The Greek pizza could only be eaten with a knife and fork as it was so greasy. The burgers were advertised as coming with salad and hummus but the salad was just a lettuce leaf, and the hummus just spread thinly under the pattie. The vege pasta had a pleasant flavour... More 

Thank Craig L
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I Love the food especially the pizzas,pasta and the service by the manager Ratnesh,which increase the taste of food.

Thank Manjit K
Rotorua, New Zealand
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Such a great atmosphere to take out of town visitors for a meal. Your kids menu is great and the value for money across your entire menu is excellent - oh and the food YUMMO!!

Thank rachnz2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1107 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: (07) 349 1735

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?