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Rustic Cafe and Tapa's

8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 7274
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“tapas” (49 reviews)
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Spanish, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and had high expectations, because of the reviews and the higher prices ($18 for a sandwich, where the neighbour sells sandwiches for $10). Unfortunately, we were disappointed. We had the rustic sub and the club with a smoothie. The food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nico M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely cafe to sit and watch the world go by, great coffee and friendly service in a central part of town.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PhilH383
Reviewed 1 week ago

The salsa and toast meal was the best, their coffees are great, (and I'm a fussy coffee drinker) Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jade_anthonyy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the eggs Ben and French toast for breakfast. Both also came with a selection of fresh fruit - sliced melon, pineapple, oranges - which made a very pleasant addition.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, portions and service! Definitely recommend this place! Lunch was so good, we went back for breakfast! Both great! Loved it! Waffles were delicious and the hash fries were amazing. A huge bucket for only $10.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 22radhikap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little place is absolutely amazing. Service was super friendly and we were seen to right away (granted it wasn't busy at 2pm on a weekday). Food came pretty fast and the portions are great for their tapas. If you share it also comes with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bhavicp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by for a late lunch and sat outside enjoying the weather. There was a good selection on the menu and very reasonably priced. Salmon on Bruchetta was yummy

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank briangr10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a toastie and nachos for lunch. So delicious, cheap and huge!! Super tasty, would definitely go back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ella G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in hanmer for a birthday treat so decided we would eat out for brunch The reviews were great for the cafe so off we went in the cold rain The cafe wAs warm and only one other couple were eating We were served...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank huffam-family
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after the hot pools. The staff are very helpful and friendly. Glad we chose this place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank B2136PGkenb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Conical Hill Rd, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 7274
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