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The Rocks Cafe

101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-218 7597
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (20 reviews)
“squid salad” (3 reviews)
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New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a booking. Shown to our table and drinks order taken. Good menu choice apart from vegetarian option which all 3 contained mushrooms. The waitress seemed new and when another waitress took over she sorted a vegetarian option which my friend enjoyed. All meals...More

Thank Crawf17
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

This would have to be the nicest meal I have had in a long time. The service was great very welcoming and atmosphere lovely. Both entree and main were perfect and portion size just right. Will definitely recommend this restaurant will be going back loved...More

Thank karen d
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Went here for the first time for dinner with some friends. Very very good service from the lovely staff. Yummy cocktails. The meals were all fantastic, I want to come back and try something else. We had the bread for starter and I loved how...More

Thank Emmamaeh
Reviewed August 6, 2017

What a fantastic place to eat. The chef even came out to check how our meals were. Very friendly staff accompanied with great music and atmosphere.

Thank Adam D
Reviewed August 3, 2017

On a busy Saturday night we got in as a walk in. I'd eat here again the service was friendly and they catered for gluten free eating. Staff were friendly and meal service was prompt. I did enjoy my meal very much.

Thank lbwno
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Why didn’t I try this restaurant sooner? Early bird special between 5pm and 6pm offering extremely good value - starter, main course and a good choose of beer included, a pint at that (or glass of wine). Incredible value and wasn’t even expecting that option....More

Thank Max_O6363
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

It was packed the night we were there but the service was such that you almost thought there was hardly anyone there. The steak cooking is superb. Perfectly done and rested. Very succulent. My wife had the venison. Immaculately cooked. The servings are generous. Wine...More

Thank CraigandTania
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Had lunch here with two friends and loved it! Staff were friendly and helpful.I had the dozen oysters that were breaded and they were fantastic. A glass of Pino was also great. No hesitation to recommend this restaurant.

Thank kiwisteve57
Reviewed July 17, 2017

I dine at this restaurant every time I visit Invercargill. The team at The Rocks never fails to impress with excellent service and exceptional food.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Fabulous menu, delicious choices. Venison with blueberries absolutely amazing. Great place for just having drinks, or wanting a full dining experience. Very friendly helpful staff, no long waits for meals.

Thank Suzanne D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-218 7597
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