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KORU at Rapaura

586 Tapu-Coroglen Road | Rd5, Coromandel 3575, New Zealand
+64 7-868 4821
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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New Zealand, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
586 Tapu-Coroglen Road | Rd5, Coromandel 3575, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

The food at the Koru Café is some of the finest we enjoyed throughout our entire month long journey through New Zealand. The ingredients are fresh, mostly grown on site in the beautiful gardens, and the ambience of the café is unique and memorable in...More

Thank Kai_Aloha_Traveler
Reviewed February 4, 2017

The food here is some of the best in the region. The flavor is amazing, every dish looks and tastes wonderful. If I lived here I'd make it a regular stop.

Thank Tomra B
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

We have been traveling in New Zealand for one month and all agreed this was by far the best meal we have had so far. What a surprise to have a gourmet meal at a reasonable cost at a garden. I would love to eat...More

Thank bazers
Reviewed January 3, 2017

After a few days in and around Coromandel Town we were heading back home looking for an alternative breakfast option on the way. After some research we came across the Koru Café which is a bit off the beaten track but not too far to...More

Thank GlobalGerbil
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

When arriving we stood by the counter and were completely ignored for well over 5 minutes. When served the older lady who served us had a real attitude problem. She asked us where we wanted to sit so we said outside, she gave us water...More

Thank Bwalto
Reviewed December 25, 2016

The food was some of the best I have had from a cafe in New Zealand. And even better was the value for money. Under $200 for five adult mains and three deserts plus drinks. The tranquil setting with very nice and all enjoyed the...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed November 5, 2016

The food is divine, the prices reasonable, service excellent and friendly, the gardens and walks magnificent. I wasn't expecting how good this place (gardens and restaurant) would be and ended up staying a lot longer than planned. I had only planned on going through the...More

Thank Rose_McLeod00
Reviewed October 26, 2016

I have lived in the Coromandel Peninsula on and off all my life and I am wondering why it has taken me so long to visit Koru @ Rapaura Restaurant and Cafe. I think we need to start acting like a tourist in our own...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed June 9, 2016

The food and setting is brilliant. We haven't been for a couple of years but were extrememely happy with the food & Service. Best to go during Spring/Summer

Thank Gloria T
Reviewed June 3, 2016

I'd visit again in an instant, we had coffee and delicious cake then visited the stunning gardens cumulating in a walk to their waterfall and swimming hole. The gardens are a delight, what an amazing effort they have put in. We met the lady owners...More

Thank Michelle A
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 586 Tapu-Coroglen Road | Rd5, Coromandel 3575, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Coromandel
  • Phone Number: +64 7-868 4821
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A place where Mother Nature tickles your taste buds! Sample great home-style cooking, using fresh ingredients from the Coromandel; like Hauraki Flounder, Green Lipped Mussels and seasonal treats. Served in a tranquil setting surrounded by New Zealand flora. The perfect place to enjoy a 'Dam’ good coffees and home-baked delights.
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