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Rox Cafe

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100 Scotland Street, Roxburgh 9500, New Zealand
+64 3-446 8537
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our Thai meals here, a lovely surprise! Really friendly, good service too. We all got our meals "Kiwi Hot", which was just right for our tastebuds. The Thai cooking was better than most we've had in Dunedin.

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Thank scottishkiwilass
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2017

While having been a big fan of thai food in Auckland and trying Rox Cafe Thai food, I would have to say I would not put this in with Authentic Thai food, however they maybe accommodating the locals taste buds. Other items like fish and chips is also hit and miss with quality, sometimes it's great and sometimes not.

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Thank boatwrightp
Wanaka, New Zealand
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 8, 2016

We were looking for a quick bite at lunch time as we were passing through Roxburgh. We had pulled up right outside the Rox Cafe, so in we went. We had no idea when we first entered that it was a Thai restaurant. Not quite what we had in mind for lunch but we decided to stay. I had cashew... More 

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Thank Vonny-Russ2001
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Stopped in for lunch and was lovely so we going back for tea !! Lovely staff and yummy food 👍 Been to the 103 tearooms cross the road the previous day and was somewhere we would never return to. Cold hot chocolates and very expensive !! So I would defo recommend the Rox Cafe if you stopping in Roxburgh !!!... More 

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Thank kmwaghorn
Perth, Australia
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154 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2015

The Rox Cafe is quaint with great food and excellent service. We found that the lunch menu was quite extensive for a smaller town, and the quality of the food could not be faulted. A great place to relax and enjoy.

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Thank Emeritusprofessor
Invercargill, New Zealand
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2015

Homely and spacious cafe with polite staff that have a great sense of humor, quick service, cheese rolls are yummy!! Nothing to dislike!

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Thank mEl0n85
Alexandra, New Zealand
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102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2014

Might be on the shady side of the street but one can tell the kitchen people are passionate about their product. One recommends the chocolate iced carrot cake with Mandy making a nice brew to go with it. Would revisit and try something else.

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Thank Central88
Alexandra, New Zealand
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102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2014

It may be a cafe but restaurant style food prepared with care and skill. The coffee biscuit is certainly a nice individual touch.

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 18, 2014

I meet friends there for a monthly get together and light lunch, I always find the staff friendly and efficient. Sometimes service is too slow especially if they are short staffed

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Mortlake, Australia
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99 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2013

We stopped here on our way from Queenstown to Dunedin. We had one of the café's home made pies & a Jimmy's pie along with our coffees. The pies were delicious & the ( I'm guessing) the owners were very friendly & helpful. A very satisfying quick lunch.

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Thank Kwaussie

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Cafe, Thai, British
Meals
Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Scotland Street, Roxburgh 9500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Central Otago  >  Roxburgh
  • Phone Number: +64 3-446 8537

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