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Vi's Teahouse

1180 Tarawera Road,, Rotorua, New Zealand
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jun 2017
“Best little tea house ”
19 Feb 2017
“Lovely food served here. Great for lunch en route to Tarawera.”
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1180 Tarawera Road,, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in after visiting the different lakes in the area. It was a sunny and crisp autumn day. It is such a cute little cafe with its antique decor and the food and drink was great but it was the staff that really made...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We were on our way to the lake. This cafe is at the buried village site, but you can use it without going in ( it is expensive). Lovely fresh food. Well worth a visit

Thank Jancrow4
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with my parents for coffee and scones this morning. Lovely setting. Staff were just delightful. Those scones were wonderful with fresh cream and jam. Great coffee too!! All served quickly and with a lovely smile. Plenty of dates in Dads scone which made his...More

Thank sarahJ5662OR
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Great tasty quiche and delish sandwich. Hit the spot perfectly. Great service to go with it. Brilliant photos showing the history. Recommend

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Recommend the date-scones, with the cream tea, with the lovely strawberry jam, hot pot of tea and fresh cold milk....muuuuummmm. Lovell.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Food was nice and fresh and scones were very good, but selection was a bit limited. Coffee was good.

Thank Rockdog497
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Very quaint and pleasant way to recap on what we'd just seen and done. Lovely devonshire - homemade scones. Yum.

Thank Julianne M
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I am a Rotorua local and have been here many times over the years. Food is always of a good standard, prices fair and the service very pleasant and helpful. Very pleasant surroundings when sitting outside. The historic photos on the wall are so interesting.

Thank NZNana
Reviewed 28 February 2015

This is a delightful and unexpected find. It is part of the Buried Village complex, but separate from it, and available to the casual passer-by. Plenty of parking, and a bright, light area, with the free walls lined with historic photographs. The service is quick...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive of a microwaved pie, but when it came out it was perfect. It was accompanied by a little bowl of what I thought was tomato sauce but turned out to be an amazingly delicious chutney. My wife's soup of the...More

Thank Barnaby G
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  • Address: 1180 Tarawera Road,, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
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